The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Service Desk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 89 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £19,500 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Service 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
1061 1511 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.90% 95.09% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 756 963 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Service 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 Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles

Service 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft