The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Administrator
Rank 864 841 897
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 26 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £20,000 £24,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £23,000 -
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -
Help Desk Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Help Desk Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator across the England region.

Help Desk Administrator Salary Trend in England

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Help Desk Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Help Desk Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -7 11 £20,000 -13.04%
London -7 5 £32,500 +30.00% 2
South West - 5 £18,000 -
South East - 4 £19,250 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Help Desk Administrator
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Help Desk Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Help Desk Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Administrator in their job title.

1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) MS Office
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
6 20 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 16 (32.00%) Citrix
8 14 (28.00%) Time Management
9 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
9 13 (26.00%) Avaya
10 10 (20.00%) Asset Management
10 10 (20.00%) Degree
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
12 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
12 7 (14.00%) Retail
12 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
12 7 (14.00%) C
12 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
12 7 (14.00%) Software Licensing
12 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.00%) Legal
14 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
14 5 (10.00%) SLA
15 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
16 3 (6.00%) Symantec
16 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
16 3 (6.00%) Sophos
16 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
16 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Help Desk Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Help Desk Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (60.00%) MS Office
2 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
1 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 6 (12.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.00%) iPhone
3 3 (6.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) Kindle
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (6.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Time Management
2 10 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 7 (14.00%) Software Licensing
3 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.00%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.00%) Service Management
6 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) HND
2 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Citrix
3 13 (26.00%) Avaya
4 3 (6.00%) Lotus
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec
4 3 (6.00%) Sophos
4 3 (6.00%) Spiceworks
5 2 (4.00%) Orchard
5 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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