Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 153 159
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 5 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 32
Oxfordshire median annual salary £23,000 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.80% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £17,750 £19,000 £17,750
90th Percentile £40,875 £35,000 £34,000
South East median annual salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2926 2855 3214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 97.08% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 2328 2639
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Witney -2 2 £22,500 -4.26%
Abingdon +2 1 £23,500 -18.26% 1
Oxford -7 1 £48,000 +140.00%
Help Desk Support
South East

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) G Suite
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) People Management
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft