The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank 47 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.28% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £20,250 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -
Help Desk Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
343 292 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.17% 97.33% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 238 246 277
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Peterborough

Help Desk Support
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft