Period
to 27 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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

Help Desk Support Technician
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 485 731 797
Rank change year-on-year +246 +66 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Technician 1 12 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.022% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.023% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Median annual salary £25,000 £31,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.35% +37.78% -25.00%
England median annual salary £22,000 £30,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -26.67% +39.53% +4.88%

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 20,518 51,520 63,785
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.60% 94.88% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17,306 41,913 52,471
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Help Desk Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Help Desk Support Technician in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support Technician in London

Help Desk Support Technician
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Help Desk Support Technician in London.

Salary trend for Help Desk Support Technician in London

Help Desk Support Technician
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 Support Technician within the London region over the 6 months to 27 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +142 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Help Desk Support Technician
England

Help Desk Support Technician Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, Help Desk Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Help Desk Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Inventory Management

Help Desk Support Technician 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Inventory Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft