The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 92 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.072% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.075% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% +1.85%
UK excluding London median salary £26,798 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.19% -
Desktop Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1160 1332 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.11% 95.62% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 669 838 984
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Desktop Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Fidessa
5 2 (25.00%) Reuters
5 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (25.00%) Visualfiles
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) MOS
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
6 1 (12.50%) iPhone
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) HND
6 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visualfiles
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (25.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (25.00%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ThinPrint