The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support Engineer
Rank 194 196 200
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Engineer 9 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 8
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £23,813
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £45,000 £25,300
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +6.81%
Help Desk Support 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
3762 4402 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.11% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 3682 3360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Thames Ditton - 6 £22,500 -
Woking -3 2 £28,500 +21.27%
Camberley -3 1 £21,500 -21.81%
Help Desk Support Engineer
South East

Help Desk Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
6 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
7 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
7 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
7 6 (33.33%) High Availability
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (33.33%) SCOM
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) MCTS
7 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) CRM
7 6 (33.33%) MCSE
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) HNC
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (16.67%) Office 365
10 3 (16.67%) ThinPrint

Help Desk Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
1 6 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) HNC
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
2 6 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) ThinPrint
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco