The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 1 August 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 61 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.42% 1.02% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.08% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £18,500 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £21,675 £20,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -4.65%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 461 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.18% 93.70% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 367 411 424
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Desk Analyst
North West

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Service Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Lancashire

Service Desk Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Preston - 1 £18,500 -
Service Desk Analyst
North West

Service Desk Analyst
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft