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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 670 722 689
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 248 160 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 202 142 181
Average salary £29,750 £29,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% +9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £48,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 28 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 28 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 +60 234 £30,000 - 17
London 0 144 £32,000 -14.66% 12
South East +43 51 £25,000 -1.96% 3
City of London +4 48 £32,000 -12.32% 4
Berkshire +24 12 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Surrey -3 12 £26,500 - 1
Newbury - 11 £25,000 -
West Sussex -4 8 £24,500 +11.36%
East of England -11 8 £46,500 +108.98%
Scotland -8 7 £23,500 -18.96%
North West +3 6 £25,750 +8.42%
South West -8 6 £28,388 +45.57% 1
West Midlands -10 6 £29,000 +31.81%
Yorkshire -48 6 £23,000 -23.33% 1
Essex - 6 £46,500 -
Coventry +12 5 £29,000 +9.43%
Kent -8 5 £17,500 -32.03%
East Midlands -8 5 £19,500 +2.63%
Glasgow -12 5 £23,000 -20.68%
Leeds -44 5 £24,250 -19.16% 1
West Yorkshire -46 5 £24,250 -19.16% 1
Colchester - 5 £46,500 -
Brighton - 5 £24,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £25,000 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £24,000 -
Staines - 5 £24,000 -
Lincolnshire +20 4 £20,000 +37.93%
Milton Keynes - 4 £26,250 -
Hampshire +6 3 £40,000 +50.94%
South Wales -6 3 £23,928 -24.03% 1

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 485 (86.30%) Windows
2 307 (54.63%) Windows 7
3 305 (54.27%) Active Directory
4 296 (52.67%) MS Office
5 275 (48.93%) Microsoft
6 210 (37.37%) Windows XP
7 203 (36.12%) MS Excel
8 192 (34.16%) ITIL
9 156 (27.76%) Finance
10 133 (23.67%) Blackberry
11 132 (23.49%) Citrix
12 95 (16.90%) SCCM
13 91 (16.19%) Apple
14 88 (15.66%) MS Exchange
14 88 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 81 (14.41%) Windows 8
15 81 (14.41%) TCP/IP
16 74 (13.17%) VMware
17 65 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 65 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 65 (11.57%) Law
18 64 (11.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 54 (9.61%) LAN
20 53 (9.43%) VPN
20 53 (9.43%) PowerShell
21 52 (9.25%) DHCP
22 47 (8.36%) SLA
22 47 (8.36%) Legal
22 47 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
23 46 (8.19%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 88 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 64 (11.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 46 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (8.19%) SharePoint
4 30 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (4.27%) IBM Notes
6 22 (3.91%) Lync
7 13 (2.31%) WorkSite
8 11 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.36%) IIS
11 2 (0.36%) Apache
11 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 296 (52.67%) MS Office
2 203 (36.12%) MS Excel
3 32 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.07%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) InDesign
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Revit
6 1 (0.18%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.49%) Office 365
2 4 (0.71%) SaaS
3 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.41%) TCP/IP
2 54 (9.61%) LAN
3 53 (9.43%) VPN
4 52 (9.25%) DHCP
5 45 (8.01%) DNS
6 39 (6.94%) WAN
7 24 (4.27%) IP Telephony
8 21 (3.74%) Wireless
9 19 (3.38%) Internet
10 17 (3.02%) VoIP
11 15 (2.67%) Firewall
12 11 (1.96%) Cisco IPT
12 11 (1.96%) SAN
13 8 (1.42%) IMAP4
14 7 (1.25%) ADSL
14 7 (1.25%) Broadband
14 7 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.25%) Network Security
15 5 (0.89%) 3G
16 4 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.36%) MS Access
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.25%) MSI
2 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (27.76%) Finance
2 65 (11.57%) Law
3 47 (8.36%) Legal
4 32 (5.69%) Banking
5 23 (4.09%) Financial Institution
6 20 (3.56%) Retail
7 16 (2.85%) Back Office
8 11 (1.96%) Front Office
9 9 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.25%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.71%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.71%) Marketing
13 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.36%) Games
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.07%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.71%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.36%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.18%) XMPP
4 1 (0.18%) CGI
4 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 133 (23.67%) Blackberry
2 20 (3.56%) iPad
2 20 (3.56%) iPhone
2 20 (3.56%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (3.20%) Smartphone
4 9 (1.60%) Statistics
4 9 (1.60%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.42%) PDA
6 7 (1.25%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.07%) IVR
7 6 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.07%) SecurID
8 5 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.71%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.53%) PKI
10 3 (0.53%) Derivative
11 2 (0.36%) New Media
12 1 (0.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 485 (86.30%) Windows
2 307 (54.63%) Windows 7
3 210 (37.37%) Windows XP
4 88 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (14.41%) Windows 8
6 65 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (6.41%) Android
8 26 (4.63%) Mac OS X
8 26 (4.63%) Apple iOS
9 23 (4.09%) Windows Vista
10 16 (2.85%) Mac OS
10 16 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (2.14%) Linux
11 12 (2.14%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.42%) Fedora
13 5 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (34.16%) ITIL
2 43 (7.65%) Service Management
3 26 (4.63%) Document Management
4 23 (4.09%) Incident Management
4 23 (4.09%) ITSM
5 18 (3.20%) Service Delivery
6 17 (3.02%) Asset Management
7 15 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (2.14%) Investment Management
9 11 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 11 (1.96%) Configuration Management
10 10 (1.78%) Project Planning
11 8 (1.42%) Time Management
11 8 (1.42%) Capacity Management
11 8 (1.42%) Change Management
12 7 (1.25%) Software Deployment
13 6 (1.07%) ITIL V3
13 6 (1.07%) Project Management
13 6 (1.07%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 53 (9.43%) PowerShell
2 37 (6.58%) SQL
3 14 (2.49%) VBScript
4 10 (1.78%) Java
4 10 (1.78%) VB
5 5 (0.89%) C
6 3 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (6.94%) MCP
3 34 (6.05%) Degree
4 26 (4.63%) MCSE
5 16 (2.85%) MCDST
6 15 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (2.49%) MCSA
7 14 (2.49%) MOS
8 9 (1.60%) A+ Certification
9 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.07%) MCITP
10 5 (0.89%) CCNA
10 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.36%) MCTS
13 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.18%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 305 (54.27%) Active Directory
2 47 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.19%) XenApp
4 24 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (3.38%) vSphere
6 18 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (3.02%) XenDesktop
8 13 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (1.60%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.71%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.53%) XenServer
12 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.18%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 95 (16.90%) SCCM
2 18 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (2.14%) WSUS
4 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.71%) ZENworks
6 4 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.18%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 275 (48.93%) Microsoft
2 132 (23.49%) Citrix
3 91 (16.19%) Apple
4 74 (13.17%) VMware
5 38 (6.76%) Cisco
6 32 (5.69%) HP
7 28 (4.98%) Dell
7 28 (4.98%) Bloomberg
8 27 (4.80%) Symantec
9 25 (4.45%) Reuters
10 24 (4.27%) Lotus
11 19 (3.38%) Avaya
12 16 (2.85%) AppSense
13 15 (2.67%) Adobe
14 13 (2.31%) BMC
15 11 (1.96%) NetIQ
16 9 (1.60%) Remedy
17 8 (1.42%) Altiris
18 7 (1.25%) Oracle
19 6 (1.07%) Autodesk
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