The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Help Desk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Analyst
England / South West
Rank 230 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 11 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 24
Median salary £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4921 5617 5847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.49% 97.05% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4082 4666 4944
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Help Desk Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Somerset - 6 £18,250 -
Wiltshire +23 4 £22,750 -4.21%
Bristol 0 1 £21,500 +30.30%
Help Desk Analyst
England

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Help Desk 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 South West region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) SaaS
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe
7 1 (6.25%) Advertising
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Retail

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe