The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank - 38 32
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 3.03% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.08% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £24,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.75%
Help Desk Support
London

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
166 227 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.81% 98.27% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 151 190 179
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Help Desk Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Help Desk Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Google