The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 625 714 678
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 281 152 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 235 135 182
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102983 110103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.43% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90366 85705 94527
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the UK.

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 within the UK.

Desktop Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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
England +98 266 £30,000 +1.69% 23
London +39 163 £32,000 -8.57% 10
South East +31 59 £27,500 -2.65% 6
City of London +4 55 £33,000 -3.64% 5
Berkshire +15 15 £25,000 -20.00%
West Sussex - 14 £27,500 - 1
Surrey +8 12 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Newbury - 12 £25,000 -
East of England 0 11 £32,500 +41.30%
Essex - 9 £46,500 -
North West +1 7 £23,500 - 2
Scotland -15 7 £25,250 -12.93%
Yorkshire -45 7 £25,000 -16.66% 1
South West - 7 £24,000 - 1
East Midlands -12 6 £20,000 -23.07% 1
Crawley - 6 £27,500 -
Kent -3 5 £17,500 -43.54%
Hampshire -4 5 £35,000 +32.07%
Glasgow -9 5 £23,000 -20.68%
West Yorkshire -38 5 £27,000 -10.00%
Fareham - 5 £35,000 -
Colchester - 5 £46,500 -
Lincolnshire +18 4 £20,000 +37.93%
West Midlands -2 4 £29,000 +31.81% 2
Coventry -4 4 £29,000 - 1
Cardiff -6 4 £23,928 -24.03% 1
South Wales -6 4 £23,928 -24.03% 1
Wales -11 4 £23,928 -24.03% 1
East Sussex - 4 £24,000 - 2
Staines - 4 £24,500 -

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 501 (86.98%) Windows
2 317 (55.03%) Active Directory
3 308 (53.47%) MS Office
4 306 (53.13%) Windows 7
5 288 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 218 (37.85%) Windows XP
7 204 (35.42%) MS Excel
8 189 (32.81%) ITIL
9 158 (27.43%) Finance
10 142 (24.65%) Citrix
11 137 (23.78%) Blackberry
12 98 (17.01%) SCCM
13 97 (16.84%) MS Exchange
14 95 (16.49%) Apple
15 89 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 87 (15.10%) VMware
17 80 (13.89%) Windows 8
18 76 (13.19%) TCP/IP
19 64 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 64 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 63 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
21 61 (10.59%) Law
22 59 (10.24%) DHCP
23 57 (9.90%) VPN
24 55 (9.55%) PowerShell
25 54 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
26 53 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
26 53 (9.20%) LAN
27 50 (8.68%) DNS
27 50 (8.68%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 97 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 64 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 54 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 31 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (4.51%) IBM Notes
7 21 (3.65%) Lync
8 13 (2.26%) WorkSite
9 11 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.35%) IIS
14 1 (0.17%) Apache
14 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 308 (53.47%) MS Office
2 204 (35.42%) MS Excel
3 30 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.39%) MS Project
4 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.43%) Office 365
2 4 (0.69%) SaaS
3 3 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.19%) TCP/IP
2 59 (10.24%) DHCP
3 57 (9.90%) VPN
4 53 (9.20%) LAN
5 50 (8.68%) DNS
6 36 (6.25%) WAN
7 29 (5.03%) IP Telephony
8 25 (4.34%) Wireless
9 20 (3.47%) Internet
9 20 (3.47%) VoIP
10 19 (3.30%) Firewall
11 13 (2.26%) SAN
11 13 (2.26%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (1.39%) IMAP4
13 7 (1.22%) Network Security
13 7 (1.22%) 3G
13 7 (1.22%) ADSL
13 7 (1.22%) Broadband
14 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.87%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.69%) MS Access
3 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.22%) MSI
2 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 158 (27.43%) Finance
2 61 (10.59%) Law
3 41 (7.12%) Legal
4 35 (6.08%) Banking
5 24 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.13%) Retail
7 17 (2.95%) Back Office
8 11 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.91%) Front Office
9 10 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.04%) Advertising
11 4 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.52%) Marketing
13 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.35%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.04%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.69%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.17%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 137 (23.78%) Blackberry
2 26 (4.51%) iPhone
3 25 (4.34%) Video Conferencing
4 23 (3.99%) iPad
5 21 (3.65%) Smartphone
6 9 (1.56%) Statistics
7 8 (1.39%) PDA
7 8 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.39%) IVR
8 7 (1.22%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.22%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.04%) SecurID
10 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.52%) Replication
12 3 (0.52%) PKI
12 3 (0.52%) Derivative
13 2 (0.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 501 (86.98%) Windows
2 306 (53.13%) Windows 7
3 218 (37.85%) Windows XP
4 89 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (13.89%) Windows 8
6 63 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (6.25%) Android
8 26 (4.51%) Apple iOS
9 25 (4.34%) Mac OS X
10 23 (3.99%) Windows Vista
11 17 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (2.60%) Mac OS
13 13 (2.26%) Windows 2000
14 11 (1.91%) Linux
15 8 (1.39%) Fedora
16 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (32.81%) ITIL
2 45 (7.81%) Service Management
3 25 (4.34%) ITSM
4 23 (3.99%) Incident Management
5 22 (3.82%) Document Management
6 20 (3.47%) Asset Management
7 18 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 16 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (2.78%) Investment Management
9 12 (2.08%) Project Planning
9 12 (2.08%) Configuration Management
9 12 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (1.91%) Problem Management
11 8 (1.39%) Change Management
11 8 (1.39%) Capacity Management
12 7 (1.22%) Project Management
13 6 (1.04%) ITIL V3
13 6 (1.04%) Time Management
13 6 (1.04%) Fund Management
13 6 (1.04%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 55 (9.55%) PowerShell
2 42 (7.29%) SQL
3 13 (2.26%) VBScript
4 11 (1.91%) Java
5 9 (1.56%) VB
6 7 (1.22%) C
7 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (7.12%) MCP
3 36 (6.25%) Degree
4 25 (4.34%) MCSE
5 15 (2.60%) MCSA
5 15 (2.60%) MCDST
6 13 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.26%) MOS
7 8 (1.39%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.04%) MCITP
10 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.87%) CCNA
11 2 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.35%) MCTS
11 2 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.17%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 317 (55.03%) Active Directory
2 53 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (8.68%) XenApp
4 25 (4.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (4.17%) vSphere
6 23 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.95%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (1.74%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.69%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.52%) XenServer
12 2 (0.35%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (17.01%) SCCM
2 21 (3.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (2.43%) WSUS
4 12 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.35%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.17%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 288 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 142 (24.65%) Citrix
3 95 (16.49%) Apple
4 87 (15.10%) VMware
5 45 (7.81%) Cisco
6 34 (5.90%) HP
7 31 (5.38%) Symantec
8 28 (4.86%) Dell
9 27 (4.69%) Bloomberg
10 26 (4.51%) Lotus
11 24 (4.17%) Reuters
12 20 (3.47%) Avaya
13 16 (2.78%) Adobe
14 15 (2.60%) BMC
14 15 (2.60%) AppSense
15 13 (2.26%) NetIQ
16 11 (1.91%) Remedy
17 9 (1.56%) McAfee
18 7 (1.22%) Kaspersky
18 7 (1.22%) Kofax
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Very Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Network ITR
Salary: 18k to 20k per year GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago