The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South 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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 232 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 2 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.038% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 19
Median salary £26,000 £22,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.85% -3.26%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.09%
Help Desk Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5099 5775 6030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.55% 96.99% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4320 4868 4949
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire +14 2 £26,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
England

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 South West region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Local Government
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Ingres
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Ingres
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago