The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank 244 237 255
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.092% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.097% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £23,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,750 £30,832
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
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
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Manchester - 6 £32,500 -
Merseyside +11 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) MS Office
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) SLA
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) Citrix
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) XenApp
7 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) LINQ
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) CCAA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
4 2 (11.76%) AppSense
4 2 (11.76%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.88%) Siemens
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) VMware