The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 82 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.09% 1.09% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.10% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £21,000 £20,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.16%
Help Desk Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
812 907 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.80% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 530
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Brighton

Help Desk Support
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) Extranet
2 9 (75.00%) Validation
2 9 (75.00%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Micro
3 1 (8.33%) Acronis
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Extranet
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Coaching
1 9 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Acronis
2 1 (8.33%) Trend Micro