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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Supervisor
Rank 890 937 894
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Supervisor 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.006% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +16.36%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 April 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 +53 8 £29,000 -10.76% 3
South East 0 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Kent - 4 £26,000 -
London +44 3 £29,000 -27.50%
Bromley - 2 £29,000 -
Coalville - 1 £30,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 - 1

Help Desk Supervisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Change Management
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Line Management
9 2 (12.50%) MCP
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (12.50%) SLA
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Avaya
10 1 (6.25%) SAN
10 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
10 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
10 1 (6.25%) 3G
10 1 (6.25%) Sophos
10 1 (6.25%) Service Management
10 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange

Help Desk Supervisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) GPRS
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) PDA
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CNA
2 1 (6.25%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.25%) SOTI
Basildon, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago