The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Peterborough region that had Help Desk Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Technician
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 49 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Technician 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.36% 1.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £19,750 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +2.63%

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
277 247 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.93% 98.02% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 208 191 239
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Help Desk Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Help Desk Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Help Desk Technician
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Help Desk Technician Salary Trend in Peterborough

Help Desk Technician Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Help Desk Technician 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 Peterborough region featuring Help Desk Technician in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Help Desk Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft