The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Help Desk Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support
Rank 150 156 190
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 31 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.02% 1.25% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.28% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 33
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £41,350
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -
Help Desk Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 3979 4596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.52% 97.31% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 3469 3895
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Help Desk Support Salary Histogram in Surrey

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Leatherhead - 5 £24,000 -
Reigate - 5 £17,000 -
Epsom +6 4 £32,500 +32.65%
Guildford +12 2 £21,750 -13.00% 1
Woking -1 2 £21,500 -23.21%
Redhill -12 2 £25,000 -
Farnham - 2 £19,000 -
Egham +25 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Godalming +2 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Camberley - 1 £27,500 -
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Surrey region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
5 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 8 (17.78%) SLA
7 8 (17.78%) ITIL
8 7 (15.56%) MS Office
9 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
9 6 (13.33%) Service Management
9 6 (13.33%) ITSM
9 6 (13.33%) Finance
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.11%) MCP
10 5 (11.11%) Office 365
10 5 (11.11%) MCTS
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.89%) Line Management
11 4 (8.89%) VMware
11 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
11 4 (8.89%) SQL
11 4 (8.89%) Cisco
12 3 (6.67%) Citrix
12 3 (6.67%) Apple
12 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
12 3 (6.67%) CRM

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
1 2 (4.44%) Skype
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) iPhone
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) ITSM
2 6 (13.33%) Service Management
3 4 (8.89%) Line Management
4 3 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.22%) ERP
6 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Server Building
6 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) MCP
2 5 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (2.22%) HNC
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Apple
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (6.67%) Splunk
3 3 (6.67%) Veeam
4 2 (4.44%) Bomgar
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
Guildford, Surrey
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