The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 70 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.62% - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £22,000 - £26,875
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.12%
Help Desk Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
632 606 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.83% 97.43% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 554 532 553
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 3 - -
Stafford - 1 £22,000 -
Help Desk Support
West Midlands

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) MCDST
2 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NCR
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCDST
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NCR
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle