The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank 177 180 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% 0.075% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.080% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £26,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,175
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -2.48%
Desktop 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3197 3741 4097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.06% 94.09% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 3098 3548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) LINQ
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Classic ASP
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) COM
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) OpenScape
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Classic ASP
2 4 (36.36%) COM
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) LINQ
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) SecurID
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) VB
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCAA
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (36.36%) MobileIron
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos
4 2 (18.18%) AppSense
4 2 (18.18%) Siemens
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Facebook
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter
5 1 (9.09%) VMware