The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 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 Thatcham - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Help Desk Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thatcham 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
Thatcham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 100.00% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Thatcham

Help Desk Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) COM
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) CEH

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) GNVQ
1 2 (100.00%) ACSP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Acronis