The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Help Desk Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Technician
Rank 121 138 140
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Technician 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £22,000 £17,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -24.44%
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -9.52%
Help Desk Technician
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
1665 2049 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.63% 96.02% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1809 1854
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Help Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Help Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Help Desk Technician Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Technician
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 Technician within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 - 2 £22,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £19,500 -
Help Desk Technician
East of England

Help Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Help Desk Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Help Desk Technician 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft