The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 115 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 9 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.54% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.57% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Median salary £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Help Desk Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1505 2121 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.60% 95.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1753 1486
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 6 £19,000 -5.00% 1
High Wycombe +4 3 £22,250 -
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) MS Office
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) SLA
5 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) HND
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Symantec
7 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (25.00%) iPad
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) CCNA
9 2 (12.50%) NAS
9 2 (12.50%) InfoPath

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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