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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Team Lead
Rank 858 871 862
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Team Lead 37 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.047% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.049% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 20
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -2.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -3.50%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Help Desk Team Lead Salary Histogram in the UK

Help Desk Team Lead
Top 28 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 6 July 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
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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 +4 36 £33,750 +16.37% 4
London +13 13 £42,500 +41.66% 1
East of England +12 8 £32,500 -
South East +3 6 £38,250 +19.53% 2
Luton - 6 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £32,500 -
West Midlands -6 4 £25,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire - 4 £39,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £25,000 -
Abingdon - 4 £39,000 -
Telford - 4 £25,000 -
Bromley - 4 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £25,000 -10.71% 2
Yorkshire +8 2 £25,000 -10.71% 2
Slough - 2 £37,500 - 2
Brighouse - 2 £25,000 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 - 2
City of London +36 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Cambridge +13 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £35,000 -
Essex +1 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands 0 1 £31,000 -11.42%
Manchester -1 1 £27,000 +22.72%
North West -7 1 £27,000 +22.72%
Rochdale - 1 £27,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,000 -
Derby - 1 £31,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £31,000 -

Help Desk Team Lead
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) ITIL
3 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
4 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 23 (33.82%) SLA
6 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (27.94%) VMware
8 15 (22.06%) MS Office
8 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
9 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
9 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
10 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
12 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (14.71%) Degree
13 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
14 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
15 8 (11.76%) Service Management
16 6 (8.82%) Sophos
16 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (8.82%) Finance
16 6 (8.82%) Law
16 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
16 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
16 6 (8.82%) WAN
16 6 (8.82%) Backup Exec
16 6 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (8.82%) PowerShell

Help Desk Team Lead
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) WorkSite
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.94%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Office
2 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) WAN
2 4 (5.88%) LAN
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
2 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (4.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 2 (2.94%) Wireless
5 1 (1.47%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) DSL
5 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
1 6 (8.82%) Law
2 5 (7.35%) Legal
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
2 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.35%) Statistics
2 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) PDA
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.47%) Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
4 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.76%) Service Management
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.88%) ITSM
7 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.94%) Coaching
8 2 (2.94%) Migration
8 2 (2.94%) Change Management
8 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) Network Management
8 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCITP
4 3 (4.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.94%) CCNA
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCTS
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
6 1 (1.47%) HND
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) CCIE
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.82%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Sophos
4 5 (7.35%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco
6 3 (4.41%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Dell
7 2 (2.94%) Adobe
7 2 (2.94%) Apple
7 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.94%) Kaseya
7 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.47%) Draytek
8 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.47%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.47%) Epicor
8 1 (1.47%) Sun
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