The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank - 98 75
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £24,888 £22,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -13.46%
Desktop Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
986 1143 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.20% 96.21% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1014 646
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Desktop 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 Desktop Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Desktop 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 Desktop Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft