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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Adviser
Rank 907 975 974
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Adviser 20 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 7
Median salary £18,000 £18,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £18,000 £18,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Adviser over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Help Desk Adviser Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Adviser
Top 13 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 27 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 +38 20 £18,000 -
South East +18 11 £18,000 -
Southampton +10 11 £18,000 -
Hampshire +9 11 £18,000 -
London - 5 £30,500 -
Lancashire +18 3 - -
North West +15 3 - -
Preston +9 3 - -
Blackpool - 3 - -
Clitheroe - 3 - -
Cannock - 1 £21,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £21,500 -

Help Desk Adviser Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Mac OS X
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) JIRA
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.15%) XenServer
4 5 (15.15%) Atlassian
4 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (15.15%) Puppet
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (12.12%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Welsh Language
6 1 (3.03%) CCTV
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) MS Office
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) SLA

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 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) CCTV
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Mac OS X
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL
2 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Atlassian
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix