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The median annual salary for a Desktop Team Leader was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

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

Desktop Team Lead
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1206 1002 774
Rank change year-on-year -204 -228 +328
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Team Leader 21 9 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 18
10th Percentile £28,800 £33,580 £39,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,895 £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,500 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year +4.94% -12.43% +32.14%
75th Percentile £43,750 £59,063 £48,750
90th Percentile £48,473 £63,375 £51,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,578 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.24% -18.64% +34.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 157,044 103,898 61,800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84,149 73,476 50,466
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

Desktop Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Desktop Team Leader in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Team Leader in the UK

Desktop Team Leader
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Desktop Team Leader.

Salary trend for Desktop Team Leader in the UK

Desktop Team Leader
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Desktop Team Leader over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Desktop Team Leader in the UK

Desktop Team Leader
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -190 21 £42,500 +4.94% 1
London -183 16 £42,500 -26.09%
UK excluding London -106 5 £30,000 -13.24% 1
North of England -63 3 £30,000 -10.55%
Work from Home -214 3 £45,955 +32.90%
North East -9 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Midlands - 2 £37,478 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,478 -
North West - 1 £26,500 -

Desktop Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, Desktop Team Leader job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Desktop Team Leader in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) SCCM
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (47.62%) Windows 10
5 10 (47.62%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) SLA
7 7 (33.33%) Change Management
7 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
8 6 (28.57%) LDAP
8 6 (28.57%) Application Virtualisation
8 6 (28.57%) Push Notifications
8 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) User Experience
9 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Validation

Desktop Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (4.76%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure
2 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 10
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 6 (28.57%) Push Notifications
3 4 (19.05%) Business Strategy
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Aderant
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) iManage
3 1 (4.76%) Intapp
3 1 (4.76%) Sophos