The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank 184 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 3 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.081% 0.67% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.71% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 11
Average salary £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -
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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3554 3810 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.08% 94.71% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2950 3292 2848
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Help Desk Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Farnborough -9 1 £22,500 -11.76%
Southampton -15 1 £22,500 +21.62%
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) CRM
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) MCP
6 3 (27.27%) MCTS
6 3 (27.27%) MCITP
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCTS
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
Hampshire
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