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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.48% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £20,750
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -1.20%
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
387 224 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.48% 87.16% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 333 180 251
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014. 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
Plymouth - 2 £18,000 -
Help Desk Support
South West

Help Desk Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft