The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Help Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Engineer
England / North West
Rank 240 235 252
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.070% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.073% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £18,250 £20,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,850 £21,700
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5738 5484 6747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.70% 96.62% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4618 5602
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the North West region.

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 4 £18,250 +4.28%
Help Desk Engineer
England

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Help Desk Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) WFM
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) CMDB
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (9.09%) Apple
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
1 4 (36.36%) WFM
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apple