The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 190 182 185
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 9 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Median salary £21,500 £19,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,750 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £21,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -2.27%
Help Desk Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3689 3732 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.26% 96.78% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 3096 3282
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 £23,000 -
Salford - 2 £21,750 - 1
Help Desk Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Manchester region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 7 (38.89%) SLA
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) iPad
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) WFM

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Conflict Management
1 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Validation
2 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
Salford
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago