The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Engineer
Rank - 64 65
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £29,000 £22,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.07%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +5.81%
Help Desk Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 566 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.71% 98.78% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 543 455 461
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £34,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA