The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,250 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -1.16%
Help Desk Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 101 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 95.37% 98.06% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 78 64 168
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Help Desk Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware