The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -3.52%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 498 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.12% 97.08% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 519 409 507
Average salary £39,500 £37,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.04% -4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Support
Wiltshire

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Support in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Swindon

Help Desk Support
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) WMI
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) IIS

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) ITSM
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago