The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £17,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
556 518 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.03% 98.85% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 451 455 360
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Help Desk Support
South West

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7