The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Help Desk Adviser featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Adviser
UK
Rank 852 896 932
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Adviser 6 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 21
Median salary £17,750 £18,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £17,750 £18,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -20.00%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Help Desk Adviser
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Help Desk Adviser Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Help Desk Adviser
Salary Trend

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

Help Desk Adviser Salary Trend in the UK

Help Desk Adviser
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Adviser within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +31 6 £17,750 -1.38% 2
West Midlands - 3 £19,000 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £19,000 - 1
Telford - 3 £19,000 - 1
Blackpool 0 1 - -
Clitheroe 0 1 - -
Preston -8 1 - -
Lancashire -15 1 - -
North West -15 1 - -
London - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £16,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £16,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £16,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £16,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £16,500 -

Help Desk Adviser Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Help Desk Adviser 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 Adviser in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) B2B
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) E-Procurement
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Google
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Help Desk Adviser 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) B2B
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) E-Procurement
2 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
2 3 (21.43%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
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