Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Trainee was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1188 1236 1290
Rank change year-on-year +48 +54 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Trainee 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
UK median annual salary £21,000 - £16,000
10th Percentile £20,500 - £14,900
90th Percentile £21,500 - £23,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,000 - £16,000

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +42 1 £21,000 -
England +37 1 £21,000 -
South East - 1 £21,000 -