The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 229 224 225
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Median salary £28,000 £27,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,950 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £29,700
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +12.50%
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
5470 5453 5312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.60% 95.80% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4351 4506 4409
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Desktop Analyst Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 £31,500 -
Wolverhampton +1 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Coventry 0 1 £22,500 -29.13%
Dudley - 1 £28,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £28,000 -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Desktop Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Apple

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Casper Suite
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Dell KACE
2 1 (12.50%) Google