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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Supervisor
Rank 898 868 882
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Supervisor 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +12.06%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) MCDST
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Apple
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Help Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCDST
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
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Posted: 15 days ago