The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 66 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.42% 0.45% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.45% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £28,000 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Help Desk Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
462 664 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.45% 99.55% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 396 583 659
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Guildford

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Guildford region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) MS Office
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 12 (85.71%) Windows 8
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (7.14%) SCCM
7 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.14%) CommVault
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (7.14%) Skype

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCSM
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Canon
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) CommVault
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) VMware