The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Help Desk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 87 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.070% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.074% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £28,750 £20,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -14.58%
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
Help Desk 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
1048 1356 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.36% 95.49% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 679 863 947
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Help Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Help Desk 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 Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Help Desk 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat