The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 38 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.05% 1.69% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.76% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £26,500 £19,125 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.56% -30.45%
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 227 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.10% 96.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 205 199 170
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Engineer
Staffordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Help Desk Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Lync

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco