The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 55 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.68% 1.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £17,250 £14,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.96% -34.09%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.16%
Help Desk Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 375 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 99.32% 96.15% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 248 317 338
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Devon

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Devon region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 £16,500 -
Tiverton - 1 £18,000 -
Help Desk Support
South West

Help Desk Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM