The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Support in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 38 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 23 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 5.01% 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -3.52%
Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 290 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 96.51% 95.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 405 266 252
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Support
Somerset

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Support in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Bath region.

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Bath

Help Desk Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Help Desk Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support in their job title.

1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
2 20 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 20 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (36.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) VoIP
8 2 (8.00%) ADSL
8 2 (8.00%) LAN
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Advertising
9 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (4.00%) MS Office
9 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) SQL
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 8

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Help Desk Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) ADSL
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (36.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft