The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 227 238 237
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 8 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 17
Median salary £23,750 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £20,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
Desktop Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5491 6185 6810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.63% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 4936 5468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Desktop Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 7 £23,500 +1.07%
Merseyside - 1 £24,000 -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Desktop Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) DNS
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) Citrix
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (37.50%) VPN
6 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) DHCP
8 7 (29.17%) Time Management
9 6 (25.00%) System Testing
9 6 (25.00%) SNMP
9 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) IIS
9 6 (25.00%) MS Office
9 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
9 6 (25.00%) Apple
9 6 (25.00%) Internet
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
10 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (54.17%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 6 (25.00%) Internet
5 6 (25.00%) SNMP
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) CMDB
1 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Time Management
3 6 (25.00%) System Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCAA
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.17%) DameWare
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
4 2 (8.33%) Quark
5 1 (4.17%) AppSense
5 1 (4.17%) BMC