The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 158 177
Rank change year-on-year +9 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £25,500 £22,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.90% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,000 £18,125
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £21,625
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2443 2786 3278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.96% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7902 10502 11809
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Help Desk Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Leeds

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Leeds

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) VMware