The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 81 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.76% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £20,000 £18,750 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -9.52%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1127 1084 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.27% 96.01% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 967 895 985
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Analyst
East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Help Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Help Desk Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Brentwood - 8 £20,000 -
Help Desk Analyst
East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) SLA
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) MS Office
6 1 (5.00%) COM
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) WorkSite
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Help Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) WorkSite
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL
1 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (5.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks