The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 96 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.23% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £23,928 £31,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.03% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Desktop Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1259 1272 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 96.07% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1133 876
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -3 3 £23,928 -24.03%
Desktop Analyst
UK

Desktop Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware