The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 29 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 116 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,250 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -4.70%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1860 1903 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.18% 93.70% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1684 1401
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Support
West Midlands

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Help Desk Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Help Desk Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) iSeries
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) AS400
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) BMC

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
Birmingham
Netcom Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago