The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Supervisor 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 Supervisor in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Supervisor
Rank 882 892 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Supervisor 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,000 -
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Help Desk Supervisor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Help Desk Supervisor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Help Desk Supervisor
Salary Trend

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

Help Desk Supervisor Salary Trend in the UK

Help Desk Supervisor
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Supervisor within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 8 £29,000 -9.37%
South East -5 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Kent - 4 £26,000 -
London - 3 £29,000 -
Bromley - 2 £29,000 -
Coalville - 1 £30,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Help Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Help Desk Supervisor 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 Supervisor in their job title.

1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) MCP
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) MS Office
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) People Management
9 2 (8.70%) WAN
9 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
9 2 (8.70%) SLA
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.70%) CNA
9 2 (8.70%) Novell Certification
9 2 (8.70%) Service Management
9 2 (8.70%) Statistics
10 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (4.35%) WSUS

Help Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Help Desk Supervisor 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 Supervisor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) 3G
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) GPRS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCP
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CNA
3 2 (8.70%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) SOTI
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Lotus
4 1 (4.35%) Sophos