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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Administrator
Rank 914 943 950
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 19 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.015% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 25
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +54.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £15,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £19,500 £15,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.82%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Help Desk Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Administrator
Top 17 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 23 July 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 +50 18 £26,000 -20.00% 3
London +44 10 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Romford - 5 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £19,500 -
South East - 4 £19,500 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £20,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £20,000 -
City of London - 2 £33,500 -
North West +20 1 £27,000 +80.00%
South West - 1 £27,000 -
Street - 1 £27,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £27,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £27,000 -
Somerset - 1 £27,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Help Desk Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (60.47%) SLA
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
4 14 (32.56%) Windows
5 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
6 9 (20.93%) Finance
7 8 (18.60%) Lotus
7 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET
7 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.60%) IBM Notes
7 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
7 8 (18.60%) C#
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
7 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
8 7 (16.28%) Banking
8 7 (16.28%) International Banking
8 7 (16.28%) ISO 9001
8 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.28%) Service Management
9 6 (13.95%) MS Office
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (18.60%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Extranet
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
1 1 (2.33%) VLAN
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
2 7 (16.28%) International Banking
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
1 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET
1 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) EPoS
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.28%) Service Management
3 5 (11.63%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.65%) Line Management
5 1 (2.33%) CAFM
5 1 (2.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.33%) Document Management
5 1 (2.33%) ITSM
5 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) C#
1 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.65%) PHP
2 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
2 1 (2.33%) MCP
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (60.47%) SLA
2 7 (16.28%) ISO 9001
3 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Lotus
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Acronis
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) NCR
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Remedy
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £21,420 - £24,480
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago