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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 178 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 3 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 11
Average salary £16,000 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,200 £16,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Help Desk Support
West Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Help Desk Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft