The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 19 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.77% - 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% - 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £26,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £20,750
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -1.20%
Job Titles Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 20 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 86.79% 95.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 80
Average salary £39,500 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Support
Manchester

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Rochdale

Help Desk Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware