The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 118 86 130
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 13 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.79% 1.95% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.02% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 3
Median salary £22,500 £28,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Help Desk Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1574 1532 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.63% 96.23% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1293 1479
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Help Desk Support Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Abingdon -23 4 £28,750 -26.28%
Oxford -16 3 £20,000 -41.17%
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 -
Help Desk Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Office 365
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) MS Office
5 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
6 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
8 9 (31.03%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
10 7 (24.14%) CCNA
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
11 5 (17.24%) MCSA
11 5 (17.24%) VoIP
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 5 (17.24%) ITIL
11 5 (17.24%) MCP
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Nagios
11 5 (17.24%) Sophos
11 5 (17.24%) VMware
11 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.24%) WatchGuard
11 5 (17.24%) Time Management
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
1 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
3 8 (27.59%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) ADSL
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) SMTP
6 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) Wireless
General
1 3 (10.34%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Time Management
2 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) CCNA
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCP
3 5 (17.24%) MCSA
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Sophos
2 5 (17.24%) Veeam
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) WatchGuard
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Acronis
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Trend Micro