The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 163 198 202
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Engineer 5 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 13
Median salary £22,000 £22,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.29% -3.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -4.25%  

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 2667 4056 4350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.25% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 3475 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
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 Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support Engineer 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 in Surrey.

Salary trend for Help Desk Support Engineer in Surrey

Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 -
Guildford +21 1 £22,000 -4.34%
Redhill - 1 £29,000 -
Godalming - 1 £20,500 -
Help Desk Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Help Desk Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) VTSP
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) CCENT
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) HNC
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

Help Desk Support 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCENT
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) VTSP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix