The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 72 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% 2.00% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 2.04% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £23,000 £18,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,000
Service Desk Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
503 393 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.73% 98.25% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 367 303 350
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Service Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Service Desk Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Service Desk 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 Service Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) DSL

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Service Desk 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 Service Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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