The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Croydon region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
London / Croydon
Rank 31 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.04% 3.09% 6.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 3.11% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Median salary £29,164 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.51% -
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 257 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.83% 99.23% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 165 236 162
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Croydon

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Croydon region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft