The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 90 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £19,500 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,875 £21,250 £18,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +14.86%
Help Desk Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 1053 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.28% 95.47% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 878 862 842
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015. 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 -14 1 £21,000 +5.00%
Colchester - 1 £18,000 -
Harlow - 1 - -
Help Desk Analyst
East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) MOS
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA

Help Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MOS
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle