The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 67 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 24 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.51% 0.91% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 0.92% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 7
Average salary £19,000 £20,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £19,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.16%
Help Desk Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
940 1091 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.43% 98.91% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 846 920 656
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,637
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex 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
Hastings - 13 £18,500 - 1
Brighton 0 9 £21,000 +2.43%
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support
Top 25 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) MS Office
4 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) Android
5 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
5 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 10 (37.04%) Office 365
6 9 (33.33%) Coaching
6 9 (33.33%) Extranet
6 9 (33.33%) Validation
7 5 (18.52%) LAN
7 5 (18.52%) SLA
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro
8 1 (3.70%) Acronis

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Extranet
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Android
2 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Coaching
1 9 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Acronis
2 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago