The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Technician
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Technician 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
Help Desk Technician
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 337 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.36% 95.74% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 320 286 203
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Help Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Help Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Help Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Help Desk Technician Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Help Desk Technician
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Help Desk Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Help Desk Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Help Desk Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware