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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
England / North West
Rank 240 219 246
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 8
Median salary £21,000 £23,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% -14.54%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.12%

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
5734 5447 6783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.58% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4586 5638
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -34 3 £21,000 -10.63%
Desktop Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
7 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
7 2 (20.00%) MAILsweeper

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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCAA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam