The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Support
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 59 53
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.78% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.80% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £22,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
380 502 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.74% 97.67% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 330 438 350
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Suffolk

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Suffolk region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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

Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits + on-call + exceptional c
Posted: Yesterday