The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Help Desk Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Manager
Rank 909 924 945
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Manager 22 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.037% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.039% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 37
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £34,836 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,500 £53,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Help Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Help Desk Manager
Salary Trend

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

Help Desk Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Help Desk Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Manager over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Help Desk Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Manager
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +27 18 £40,000 -9.60% 1
South East +34 7 £30,000 -22.07%
London +25 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London +64 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Surrey +32 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Leatherhead +22 3 £30,000 +5.26%
East of England +34 2 £26,000 -35.00%
East Midlands +6 2 £60,000 +100.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £26,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £22,500 -
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £22,500 -
South Wales - 2 £22,500 -
Derbyshire +20 1 - -
Derby +10 1 - -
West Midlands -6 1 £37,500 -1.31%
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Woking - 1 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Help Desk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Help Desk Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
2 21 (36.21%) Windows
3 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.31%) MS Office
5 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
5 16 (27.59%) Line Management
6 14 (24.14%) Finance
6 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.69%) Coaching
8 11 (18.97%) People Management
8 11 (18.97%) SLA
9 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
11 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
12 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
12 7 (12.07%) Firewall
13 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (10.34%) Citrix
13 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (10.34%) Degree
13 6 (10.34%) Resource Management
13 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
13 6 (10.34%) Information Security
13 6 (10.34%) Virtual Team
13 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
14 5 (8.62%) Document Management
14 5 (8.62%) Computer Science

Help Desk Manager 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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Office
2 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Route 53
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 4 (6.90%) Broadband
2 4 (6.90%) VPN
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (5.17%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) Skype
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Law
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 2 (3.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.72%) iPhone
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) Android
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) Line Management
2 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.69%) Coaching
3 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 11 (18.97%) People Management
5 6 (10.34%) Information Security
5 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.34%) Resource Management
6 5 (8.62%) Document Management
7 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.90%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (5.17%) Case Management
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.17%) Ticket Management
9 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
1 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.90%) HND
3 2 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CIPD
4 1 (1.72%) RHCE
4 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 4 (6.90%) HP
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Apple
4 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.45%) Facebook
5 2 (3.45%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.72%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Varonis
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