The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 29 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 Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% - 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £24,500 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 - £24,200
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 571 699 869
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.27% 96.41% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 507 566 753
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Northamptonshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Northamptonshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Northampton - 2 £24,500 -
Help Desk Support
East Midlands

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) MOS
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft