The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Slough region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 41 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.99% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £25,500 £23,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 636 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 97.04% 96.95% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 269 541 495
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) PBX
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Xerox
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat