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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 92 71 86
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.40% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £21,500 £17,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.63% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £22,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
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
958 698 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.38% 97.35% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 832 533 823
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Help Desk Support Salary Histogram 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 28 November 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 - 2 £30,000 - 1
Barnsley - 1 £17,000 -
Help Desk Support
Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Business One
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago