The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Help Desk Support
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.13% 0.36% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.36% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Median salary £19,000 - £20,750
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - -2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 321 277 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.57% 98.58% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 278 258 275
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath that featured Help Desk Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Bath

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Bath

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bath region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA