The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Administrator
Rank 619 624 618
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.014% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -14.89%
Help Desk Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Help Desk Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Help Desk Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Help Desk Administrator Salary Trend in London

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Help Desk Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Help Desk Administrator
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Help Desk Administrator
England

Help Desk Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (37.93%) Service Management
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
1 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
1 11 (37.93%) International Banking
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) IBM Notes
1 11 (37.93%) ISO 9001
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
1 11 (37.93%) Lotus
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) MS Office
4 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
4 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.79%) Back Office
6 4 (13.79%) Legal
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (10.34%) Acronis
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.34%) VMware

Help Desk Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (37.93%) IBM Notes
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
1 11 (37.93%) International Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
1 11 (37.93%) Service Management
2 3 (10.34%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.45%) Network Management
3 1 (3.45%) Content Management
3 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO 9001
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Lotus
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Acronis