The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Help Desk Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Administrator
Rank 894 955 952
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 13 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.011% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 21
Median salary £19,500 £22,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +11.25%
UK excluding London median salary £19,500 £22,000 £19,750
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +11.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Help Desk Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Help Desk Administrator in the job title.

Help Desk Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Help Desk Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Help Desk Administrator
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +66 13 £19,500 -12.35% 2
South East +56 6 £19,500 -28.44% 1
West Sussex - 5 £19,500 - 1
East of England +17 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
Chelmsford - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
London +39 1 £28,000 +24.44% 1
West Midlands -17 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Milton Keynes - 1 £21,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £21,000 -
Coventry - 1 £22,500 -

Help Desk Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Help Desk Administrator 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 featuring Help Desk Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) SLA
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (32.26%) ITIL
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
5 8 (25.81%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (16.13%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) MS Office
8 3 (9.68%) Data Entry
9 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
9 2 (6.45%) Line Management
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (6.45%) Time Management
9 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (6.45%) CAFM
9 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.45%) Finance
9 2 (6.45%) Firewall
9 2 (6.45%) VMware
9 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
9 2 (6.45%) VPN

Help Desk Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Extranet
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
1 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Change Management
2 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Data Entry
4 2 (6.45%) CAFM
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Logistics
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C#
1 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) MCITP
1 1 (3.23%) MCP
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) SLA
2 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Acronis
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Lotus
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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