The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 292 288 310
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 31 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 31
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £44,150 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,638 £22,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+11.98% -15.38%
Desktop Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10615 11049 12033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.09% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9687 11040
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the City of London region.

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Desktop Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Analyst in their job title.

1 64 (80.00%) Windows
2 48 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 35 (43.75%) MS Office
3 35 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 34 (42.50%) Finance
5 33 (41.25%) Active Directory
6 31 (38.75%) Blackberry
7 28 (35.00%) ITIL
8 27 (33.75%) Citrix
9 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
10 22 (27.50%) SCCM
11 18 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
13 11 (13.75%) Reuters
13 11 (13.75%) Bloomberg
13 11 (13.75%) Degree
13 11 (13.75%) Windows 8
14 10 (12.50%) VMware
14 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (12.50%) Apple
14 10 (12.50%) Windows XP
15 9 (11.25%) Legal
15 9 (11.25%) AppSense
15 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
16 8 (10.00%) Android
16 8 (10.00%) Banking
16 8 (10.00%) IBM Notes
16 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
16 8 (10.00%) Lotus
16 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Desktop Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (43.75%) MS Office
2 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.25%) ReMetrica
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.75%) DNS
2 7 (8.75%) DHCP
3 6 (7.50%) Network Security
4 5 (6.25%) LAN
5 4 (5.00%) VPN
5 4 (5.00%) Broadband
6 3 (3.75%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) Wireless
7 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.50%) VoIP
7 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 34 (42.50%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Legal
3 8 (10.00%) Banking
4 7 (8.75%) Law
5 4 (5.00%) Front Office
6 3 (3.75%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.25%) Back Office
8 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.75%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) iPad
4 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 64 (80.00%) Windows
2 48 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (13.75%) Windows 8
4 10 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 8 (10.00%) Android
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 4 (5.00%) Document Management
3 4 (5.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (5.00%) Change Management
4 3 (3.75%) Service Management
5 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (2.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (2.50%) Time Management
5 2 (2.50%) CRM
5 2 (2.50%) ITSM
6 1 (1.25%) Project Management
6 1 (1.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.25%) Release Management
6 1 (1.25%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (1.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) VB
4 4 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.50%) MCP
4 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.75%) MCSA
5 3 (3.75%) MCITP
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCNA
7 1 (1.25%) MOS
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 33 (41.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (8.75%) XenDesktop
3 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) XenApp
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) XenServer
6 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (27.50%) SCCM
2 7 (8.75%) WSUS
3 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) Citrix
3 11 (13.75%) Reuters
3 11 (13.75%) Bloomberg
4 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 10 (12.50%) Apple
5 9 (11.25%) AppSense
6 8 (10.00%) Lotus
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco
8 2 (2.50%) Dell KACE
8 2 (2.50%) Remedy
9 1 (1.25%) Symantec
9 1 (1.25%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.25%) BMC
9 1 (1.25%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.25%) HP
9 1 (1.25%) Dell
9 1 (1.25%) AVG
9 1 (1.25%) MobileIron