The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Team Lead 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 Team Lead in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Team Lead
Rank 889 905 914
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Team Lead 45 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.042% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.044% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 20
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Help Desk Team Lead
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Help Desk Team Lead Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Help Desk Team Lead
Salary Trend

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

Help Desk Team Lead Salary Trend in the UK

Help Desk Team Lead
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Help Desk Team Lead over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Help Desk Team Lead Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Team Lead
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Team Lead within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 -2 40 £30,000 -14.28% 2
London +13 25 £32,500 -22.15% 1
Croydon - 12 £27,500 - 1
South East +22 11 £30,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £30,000 -0.82%
High Wycombe - 5 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes -5 4 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland - 3 £30,000 -
Bellshill - 3 £30,000 -
Reading +2 2 £32,500 +32.65%
Berkshire 0 2 £32,500 +25.00%
East of England -1 2 £27,500 -15.38%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £27,500 -15.38%
City of London +58 1 £40,000 +12.67%
Leicestershire - 1 £31,475 -
Cardiff - 1 £27,000 -
Bristol - 1 £20,500 -
South Wales - 1 £27,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £31,475 -
Wales - 1 £27,000 -
South West - 1 £20,500 -

Help Desk Team Lead
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Help Desk Team Lead 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 Team Lead in their job title.

1 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
2 33 (45.21%) Windows
3 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
4 22 (30.14%) SLA
5 21 (28.77%) ITIL
6 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
7 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
8 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.07%) Line Management
10 10 (13.70%) Office 365
10 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (12.33%) Logistics
11 9 (12.33%) Retail
11 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.33%) IBM Notes
11 9 (12.33%) Lotus
12 8 (10.96%) Finance
12 8 (10.96%) People Management
13 7 (9.59%) Service Management
13 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (9.59%) DNS
13 7 (9.59%) MS Office
14 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
14 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
14 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
14 6 (8.22%) Coaching
15 5 (6.85%) Computacenter
15 5 (6.85%) Windows 10
15 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
15 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012

Help Desk Team Lead
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Help Desk Team Lead 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 Team Lead in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.33%) IBM Notes
2 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) DNS
2 5 (6.85%) Broadband
2 5 (6.85%) DHCP
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 2 (2.74%) Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.37%) Intranet
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
General
1 9 (12.33%) Retail
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
4 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Line Management
3 9 (12.33%) Logistics
3 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.96%) People Management
5 7 (9.59%) Service Management
6 6 (8.22%) Coaching
6 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.85%) Information Security
7 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.11%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (2.74%) Change Management
10 2 (2.74%) Migration
10 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.37%) ITSM
11 1 (1.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) Java
1 3 (4.11%) VB
1 3 (4.11%) VB6
2 2 (2.74%) C
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.14%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Lotus
3 5 (6.85%) Computacenter
3 5 (6.85%) Remedy
3 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) Dell
4 2 (2.74%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.74%) Sun
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) iManage
5 1 (1.37%) Retalix
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago