The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 204 208 195
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 4 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.087% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 26
Average salary £24,500 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £34,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-2.19% +5.81%
Help Desk Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4367 5007 5168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.83% 95.26% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 4100 4114
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 1 £26,000 -
Reigate - 1 £23,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
South East

Help Desk Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
2 9 (69.23%) MS Office
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) HP
4 7 (53.85%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 6 (46.15%) Service Management
5 6 (46.15%) ITSM
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) 3G
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 3 (23.08%) McAfee
7 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (23.08%) Avaya
7 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
7 3 (23.08%) Mitel
7 3 (23.08%) Android
7 3 (23.08%) iPhone
7 3 (23.08%) 4G
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory

Help Desk Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (23.08%) 4G
3 3 (23.08%) 3G
4 2 (15.38%) ADSL
4 2 (15.38%) Broadband
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) SHDSL
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
1 3 (23.08%) iPhone
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Practice Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Mitel
2 3 (23.08%) Avaya
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec
2 3 (23.08%) McAfee
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) BMC
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint