The median annual salary for a Help Desk Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 132 152 157
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.27% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.28% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £24,000 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -3.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2457 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.71% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2028 1796
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Help Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Engineer in Hertfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Engineer in Hertfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Cheshunt - 6 £23,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
East of England

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) MS Office
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) MCSA
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) MCP
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (100.00%) MS Office
2 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) DHCP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
1 6 (42.86%) MCSA
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + On-call Allowance + Good Benefits
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