The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank - 56 58
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.77% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.90% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Average salary - £21,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £20,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -4.65%
Service Desk Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 525 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.17% 93.09% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 410 477 419
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft