The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 17 April 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 121 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.16% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 11
Average salary £20,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £27,500 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2158 1882 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.34% 96.71% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1691 1607
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 4 £19,500 -29.09% 1
Aylesbury - 1 £20,000 -
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 7 (46.67%) SLA
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Broadband
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) MCP
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Data Security
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) Electronics
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Law
8 1 (6.67%) Legal

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Broadband
2 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Data Security
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 17 days ago