The median annual salary for a Service Desk Team Leader was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Desk Team Lead
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 270 319
Rank change year-on-year +38 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Team Leader 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Median salary £48,750 £44,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.93% +13.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,550 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5100 6752 10036
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.65% 95.85% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 6085 8506
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,780 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Desk Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Service Desk Team Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Team Leader in the City of London

Service Desk Team Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Team Leader in the City of London.

Salary trend for Service Desk Team Leader in the City of London

Service Desk Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Team Leader in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Desk Team Leader in the City of London

Service Desk Team Leader Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Service Desk Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Service Desk Team Leader in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (9.09%) FIS

Service Desk Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
3 1 (9.09%) FIS