Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Help Desk Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 240
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median annual salary - - £27,000
UK median annual salary £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,359 4,513 5,893
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.35% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,545 2,887 3,825
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £64,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Help Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Engineer in Scotland

Help Desk Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Engineer in Scotland