The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 30 July 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 29 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.08% 1.22% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 1.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +9.78%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -4.65%
Job Titles Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 160 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.04% 97.56% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 174 157 207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Support
Hampshire

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Farnborough

Help Desk Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (53.33%) CRM
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 8 (53.33%) SLA
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) French Language
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) MS Office
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Degree

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) French Language
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy