The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Administrator
Rank 930 928 918
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 5 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Average salary £20,500 £19,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £16,500 £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £19,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -13.33%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Help Desk Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Administrator
Top 5 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
England +18 5 £20,500 +13.88% 1
London +10 3 £20,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £20,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £20,500 -
Watford - 2 £20,500 -

Help Desk Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) IIS
6 3 (13.64%) SLA
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
8 1 (4.55%) iManage
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) NCR
8 1 (4.55%) Lotus
8 1 (4.55%) EPoS
8 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
8 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001

Help Desk Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) International Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) Data Management
2 1 (4.55%) Line Management
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Acronis
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) iManage
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus
2 1 (4.55%) NCR
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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