The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £15,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 April 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 131 128
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.11% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £15,500 £20,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.39% -10.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1756 2036 2084
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.17% 97.18% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1646 1718
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Cambridgeshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cambridge -8 1 - - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £15,500 -
Help Desk Support
East of England

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The British Antarctic Survey
Salary: £22,224 - £24,112
Posted: 21 days ago