The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 213 212 237
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 47 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 29
Average salary £17,000 £20,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £16,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -9.52%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7614 7225 8264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.79% 94.53% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6337 6185 7043
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Analyst
England

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst across the East of England region.

Help Desk Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 31 £16,500 - 2
Essex +10 9 £20,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire +5 8 £16,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £20,000 +25.00% 1
Help Desk Analyst
England

Help Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Help Desk 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 Help Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 53 (58.24%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) MS Office
2 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
3 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
4 31 (34.07%) Windows XP
5 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
5 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (19.78%) Windows Vista
7 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
8 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.79%) IBM Notes
9 8 (8.79%) Lotus
10 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
11 6 (6.59%) Legal
12 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
12 5 (5.49%) ITIL
12 5 (5.49%) Service Management
13 4 (4.40%) Citrix
14 3 (3.30%) Document Management
14 3 (3.30%) WorkSite
14 3 (3.30%) LANDesk
14 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
14 3 (3.30%) Workflow
15 2 (2.20%) Finance
15 2 (2.20%) Law
15 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
15 2 (2.20%) McAfee
15 2 (2.20%) SLA
15 2 (2.20%) VBA

Help Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Help Desk 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 Help Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.79%) IBM Notes
2 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.30%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (43.96%) MS Office
2 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (6.59%) Legal
2 2 (2.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Law
2 2 (2.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.10%) EPoS
1 1 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.24%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Windows XP
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.78%) Windows Vista
5 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
1 5 (5.49%) ITIL
1 5 (5.49%) Service Management
2 3 (3.30%) Document Management
2 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
2 3 (3.30%) Workflow
3 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.10%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.10%) MCITP
1 1 (1.10%) MCP
1 1 (1.10%) MCSE
1 1 (1.10%) MCSA
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) Lotus
3 4 (4.40%) Citrix
4 3 (3.30%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.20%) McAfee
6 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.10%) Barracuda Networks
Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago