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 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
South East / Surrey
Rank 132 161 183
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 34 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 1.09% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.12% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 36
Median salary £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,680 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,200 £41,400
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 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
2565 3751 4330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.83% 97.13% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 3258 3641
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,375
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Reigate +29 9 £17,000 -1.73%
Leatherhead +8 9 £24,000 +23.07% 1
Guildford +20 3 £21,000 -18.44% 1
Redhill -4 3 £25,000 -
Epsom - 3 £32,500 - 1
Godalming +8 2 £20,250 +12.50% 1
Woking +1 2 £21,500 -32.81%
Egham - 1 £25,000 -
Help Desk Support
South East

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

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 Surrey region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
6 12 (23.08%) Office 365
6 12 (23.08%) SLA
7 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
8 10 (19.23%) ITSM
8 10 (19.23%) Service Management
9 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
10 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
10 7 (13.46%) MS Office
11 6 (11.54%) ITIL
11 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
11 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
12 5 (9.62%) MCTS
12 5 (9.62%) MCP
12 5 (9.62%) Finance
13 4 (7.69%) VMware
13 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
13 4 (7.69%) Cisco
13 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (7.69%) Degree
14 3 (5.77%) Line Management
14 3 (5.77%) Splunk
14 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008

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 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITSM
1 10 (19.23%) Service Management
2 6 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (5.77%) CRM
3 3 (5.77%) Line Management
4 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCP
2 5 (9.62%) MCTS
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) HNC
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
2 1 (1.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Splunk
3 3 (5.77%) Veeam
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
4 2 (3.85%) Bomgar
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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