The median annual salary for a Help Desk Trainee was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Help Desk Trainee
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 933 957
Rank change year-on-year +60 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Trainee 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £21,000 £16,500 £18,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -12.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £15,750 £16,563
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,250 £22,938
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £16,500 £18,750
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Help Desk Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Trainee in the UK

Help Desk Trainee
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Help Desk Trainee in the UK

Help Desk Trainee
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Trainee within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +48 1 £21,000 +27.27%
UK excluding London +34 1 £21,000 +27.27%
South East - 1 £21,000 -