The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds 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 158 184 194
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £26,000 £20,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.30% -11.70%
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Help Desk Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2696 3406 3602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.25% 97.43% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2284 2679 2859
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Wyse

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Wyse