The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank 45 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 1 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.34% 4.83% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 5.12% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 4
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,875 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +11.58%
Help Desk Support
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 410 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 97.99% 94.25% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 279 366 266
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Balanced Scorecard
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) SLA

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA