The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 80 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.21% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £21,250 £17,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Help Desk Support
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
919 657 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.93% 93.99% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 759 541 689
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Sheffield - 1 £21,000 -
Help Desk Support
Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago