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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 109 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.91% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.94% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Median salary £29,000 £22,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £21,000 £21,875
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.00%

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
1261 1495 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.68% 96.70% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1273 1149
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +5 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Wallingford - 1 £23,000 -
Help Desk Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Sophos
6 1 (14.29%) WAN

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Broadband
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) IPv4
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard