The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 88 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £20,000 £17,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Help Desk Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
909 1343 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.08% 97.32% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 705 1021 954
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Help Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Help 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 Help Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) Windows

Help Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Help 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 Help Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft