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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 174 165 186
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 20 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 14
Median salary £20,000 £20,000 £19,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £19,000 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,500 £23,550
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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
3633 3371 4105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3187 2775 3511
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 - 5 £19,500 -
Bolton - 2 £19,000 -
Salford - 1 £22,000 -
Help Desk Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 18 (64.29%) SLA
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
6 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) MS Office
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) MCP
9 5 (17.86%) Dell
9 5 (17.86%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) WAN
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) Intel Security
9 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 4 (14.29%) WFM
10 4 (14.29%) Validation
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) DNS
11 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
12 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
12 2 (7.14%) Finance
12 2 (7.14%) DHCP

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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.29%) Validation
2 4 (14.29%) WFM
3 1 (3.57%) Conflict Management
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Dell
2 5 (17.86%) Intel Security
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago