The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 126 117
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £21,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £21,210 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -3.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1727 2050 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.46% 95.93% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1683 1539
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Help Desk Support in the job title.

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Birmingham

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Help Desk Support 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 Birmingham region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
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