The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 36 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.57% 3.23% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 3.57% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £17,500 £19,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £20,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -4.65%
Service Desk Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 112 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.43% 90.32% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 163 92 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,200 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% -3.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Service Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Halifax

Service Desk Analyst
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited Service 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 Service Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited Service 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 Service Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft