The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 124 125 144
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.054% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.43% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £21,000 £22,625 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.18% -7.65%
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Help Desk Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1775 2102 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.73% 96.78% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1756 1924
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Peterborough +1 1 £21,000 -2.32%
Help Desk Support
East of England

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Postgraduate
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware