The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 April 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 Woking region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank 60 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 4 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.90% 7.00% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 7.25% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 2
Average salary £17,000 £24,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +21.51%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Job Titles Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 386 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 95.48% 96.50% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 386 358 304
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Help Desk Support
Surrey

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Help Desk Support Salary Trend in Woking

Help Desk Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Data Entry

Help Desk Support
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix