Help Desk Analyst Jobs

Identify and help solve technology problems. Helpdesk analysts— also called computer or technical support specialists— may either provide individualized user assistance or troubleshoot and maintain whole computer networks. Those responsible for issues affecting the larger system investigate problems such as network glitches to determine and implement solutions. They also perform regular software upkeep and test existing systems in order to minimize the number of issues that occur.

Other helpdesk analysts provide personalized technology support to internal and/or external customers. Though some may make site visits, these analysts more often work exclusively through email or telephone communication. They pay close attention to the customer’s description of the issue and ask follow-up questions to guide their diagnoses. Communication skills are particularly important for this career, as analysts must also successfully walk users through resolution processes.

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Eclaro International Inc. - Des Moines, IA
Customer Service Help Desk/Data Entry Job Number: 21-13588 Help people live their best lives. Eclaro is looking for Customer Service Help Desk/Data Entry for our client in Des Moines, IA. Eclaros...
2 days ago
Quadrant - Washington, DC
7 or Windows 10 and all standard MS Office software systems including MS Project, especially knowledgeable with Windows 10 environment Strong customer service/ White glove service Possess knowledge...
2 days ago
XPERTECHS - Bellaire, TX
Summary The Service Desk Specialists primary responsibility will be to ensure proper computer operation so that end users can accomplish business tasks. This includes receiving, prioritizing,...
2 days ago
University of Maryland, Baltimore - Baltimore, MD
Qualifications Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field of study....
2 days ago
Lotus Suites USA - Stamford, CT
capacity such as Memory / Storage etc., Inhouse Applications Issues Windows and mobile device operating system issues IE/Edge and Chrome Browser related issues Citrix client installation and Remote...
2 days ago
Rockwell Automation Incorporated - Cleveland, OH
knowledge.Office software (Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Visio, etc...).LAN / WAN design to build experience.Performance with respect to Network operation.High availability services.IP Address and DHCP...
2 days ago
ActioNet - Fort Hood, TX
ActioNet has an immediate opportunity for a Help Desk Support Specialist requiring an active Secret Clearance located in Fort Hood, TX....
2 days ago
EnerSys - Reading, PA
Build a Resume Find a job salary Jobs Login Search All Jobs Help Desk Technician at EnerSys in Reading, Pennsylvania Posted in Other about 9 hours ago. Job Description: EnerSys is the global...
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South Coast Facility Services - Anaheim, CA
Completion of day-to-day help desk support requests and assigned projects that require interaction with other department of SCFS....
2 days ago
Morgan Advanced Materials - Augusta, GA
Overview Morgan Advanced Materials is a world leader in advanced materials science and engineering of ceramics, carbon and composites. We operate in a series of well-defined markets where our...
2 days ago
Canonsburg, PA
Diversant is seeking a IT Support Analyst for 2 month Contract. Great Pay Rate! 100% Remote Work hours: 8AM - 5PM Responsibilities: Create and manage end-user security for all Practice Management...
Remote Work
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Wells College - Aurora, NY
This positions provides technical support for all areas of technology on campus, including: classroom technology, windows and mac operating systems, Audio/Visual systems, software and hardware support...
2 days ago
Chandra Technologies, Inc. - Jackson, MS
Hourly Rate: $30 W2; $34 CTC Job Description: Selected candidate's role will focus on providing all levels of support to our customer base, both remotely and onsite. Candidate will be the initial...
2 days ago
PetIQ - Omaha, NE
The position of Help Desk Support Specialist is the front-line support position with the end users in the company and is therefore critical to the success of both the company and the IT Department....
2 days ago
Abacus Technology Corporation - Aberdeen, MD
Act as escalation point for Tier 1 support. 2-5 years experience providing help desk support. Must be Security+ certified (or equivalent certification in compliance with DoD 8570 IAT II)....
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Salary for Help Desk Analyst Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Help Desk Analyst jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.

$51,544

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Help Desk Analyst positions.

Highest Education Level

Help Desk Analysts offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (43.1%)
  • Master's Degree (23.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.8%)
  • High School or GED (6.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Help Desk Analysts
  • 2-4 years (36.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (25.1%)
  • 1-2 years (23.2%)
  • 4-6 years (10.7%)
  • None (3.2%)
  • 6-8 years (0.8%)
  • 10+ years (0.6%)

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