Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Administrator was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

Help Desk Administrator
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 835 912
Rank change year-on-year +7 +77 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Administrator 1 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.001% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.014% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 17
London median annual salary £21,500 £27,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.82% +19.57% -29.23%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,975 £20,500
90th Percentile £21,750 £30,550 £43,750
England median annual salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% - +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70073 73915 85555
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.40% 95.85% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 54835 64028 72562
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Help Desk Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Help Desk Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Administrator in London

Help Desk Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Administrator in London.

Salary trend for Help Desk Administrator in London

Help Desk Administrator Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Help Desk Administrator 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 London region featuring Help Desk Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Help Desk Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft