The median annual salary for a Help Desk Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 156 187 190
Rank change year-on-year +31 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 9 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 21
Median salary £21,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -10.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2634 4039 4307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.63% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 3476 3555
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Engineer 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 in Surrey.

Salary trend for Help Desk Engineer in Surrey

Help Desk Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
Guildford +25 4 £20,500 -10.86% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 -
Epsom +10 1 £23,500 +4.44%
Godalming - 1 £20,500 -
Redhill - 1 £29,000 -
Help Desk Engineer
South East

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region featuring Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (45.00%) MCSE
5 9 (45.00%) Office 365
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) A+ Certification
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (15.00%) Veeam
10 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
10 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (10.00%) NetApp
11 2 (10.00%) Apple
11 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCENT
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) VTSP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
Guildford, Surrey
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