The median annual salary for a Help Desk Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Manager
England / London
Rank 564 627 625
Rank change year-on-year +63 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Manager 3 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.043% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.045% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 21
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £20,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -22.72% +17.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Help Desk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Help Desk Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Manager in London

Help Desk Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Manager in London

Help Desk Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
Help Desk Manager
England

Help Desk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Help Desk Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Help Desk Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) MobileIron