The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank - 86 90
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.64% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.66% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 762 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.95% 97.82% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 432 574 568
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Dorset

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Dorset region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft