The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - -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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 404 553 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.35% 92.32% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 337 502 452
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Swindon

Help Desk Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Support in Swindon

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Help Desk Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware