The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 70 100 119
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.83% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Median salary £18,750 £22,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,500 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,900 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
999 1267 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 96.64% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1114 1448
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 6 £18,750 -
Wilmslow -13 5 £21,000 -6.66%
Knutsford - 5 £17,000 -
Congleton +2 3 £17,500 -
Help Desk Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) iPad
5 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 12 (34.29%) MS Office
6 11 (31.43%) SLA
7 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 9 (25.71%) Office 365
9 8 (22.86%) Web Development
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) iPhone
11 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
11 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) Skype
11 6 (17.14%) VPN
11 6 (17.14%) VoIP
11 6 (17.14%) Citrix
12 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 4 (11.43%) ITIL
13 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
14 3 (8.57%) Ticket Management
14 3 (8.57%) Extreme Networks
14 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
14 3 (8.57%) Spiceworks
14 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
14 3 (8.57%) Wiki
14 3 (8.57%) Time Management
14 3 (8.57%) Data Validation

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Skype
1 6 (17.14%) VoIP
1 6 (17.14%) VPN
2 3 (8.57%) BGP
2 3 (8.57%) OSPF
2 3 (8.57%) SNMP
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) iPad
2 6 (17.14%) iPhone
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.57%) Wiki
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Web Development
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
3 3 (8.57%) Data Validation
3 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Ticket Management
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Validation
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (8.57%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) Spiceworks
Widnes, Cheshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus overtime and on-call.
Posted: 4 days ago