The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Help Desk Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support Technician
Rank 136 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Technician 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.056% 0.088% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.092% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £23,000 £18,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% -
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £19,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Help Desk Support Technician
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1727 2180 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.48% 96.12% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1637 1688
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Help Desk Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Help Desk Support Technician
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Help Desk Support Technician Salary Trend in Reading

Help Desk Support Technician Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Help Desk Support 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 Reading region featuring Help Desk Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Biometrics

Help Desk Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft