The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support Analyst
Rank 209 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Analyst 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% - 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Average salary £24,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £19,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
Help Desk Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5787 4885 5493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.06% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4787 4212 4865
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Help Desk Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Help Desk Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Help Desk Support Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 12 £24,000 -
Bristol - 1 £22,000 -
Help Desk Support Analyst
England

Help Desk Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Help Desk Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
1 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 18 (52.94%) Degree
3 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
5 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 10 (29.41%) MS Office
7 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
9 4 (11.76%) LAN
10 3 (8.82%) VoIP
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle
10 3 (8.82%) IIS
10 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
11 2 (5.88%) Document Management
11 2 (5.88%) Meridio
11 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (5.88%) WMI
11 2 (5.88%) ITSM
11 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
11 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.88%) Law

Help Desk Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Help Desk Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) VoIP
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) SNMP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.88%) ITSM
2 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
2 2 (5.88%) Document Management
2 2 (5.88%) Change Control
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WMI
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Meridio
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Remedy
4 2 (5.88%) Hummingbird
4 2 (5.88%) Open Text