The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 116 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.85% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.89% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 32
Median salary £32,750 £23,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.89% -15.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,425 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,075 £35,000 £36,855
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1293 1579 1545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.42% 95.87% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5645 8514 6893
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,825 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £61,250 £65,000
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Help Desk Support in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Help Desk Support in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Oxford +4 1 £48,000 +140.00%
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region featuring Help Desk Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) QA

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

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA