The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank 206 185 197
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Average salary £19,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -
Desktop Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5069 4646 4769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.30% 95.52% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 3881 3986
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Desktop Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Birmingham -8 5 £19,000 -20.83%
Warwickshire -8 1 £22,500 -11.76%
Shropshire - 1 £21,500 -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) MS Office
3 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (31.25%) iSeries
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) MCP
10 1 (6.25%) MCSE
10 1 (6.25%) VoIP
10 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
10 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.25%) VPN
10 1 (6.25%) IPv4
10 1 (6.25%) Law
10 1 (6.25%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (6.25%) Wireless
10 1 (6.25%) Citrix
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) IPv4
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel
2 1 (6.25%) Google