Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 312 318
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 31 15 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.14% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 52
City of London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £24,350 £30,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,050 £42,875 £43,750
Central London median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% -3.13% -1.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9,936 10,149 13,569
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 96.53% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8,856 9,259 11,990
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,203 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Desktop Analyst in the City of London

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 City of London region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
5 17 (54.84%) SCCM
5 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
6 16 (51.61%) Office 365
7 14 (45.16%) Citrix
7 14 (45.16%) ITIL
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
10 8 (25.81%) Banking
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
11 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (22.58%) Smartphone
12 6 (19.35%) Adobe
12 6 (19.35%) Apple
12 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
13 5 (16.13%) MCP
13 5 (16.13%) Security Management
13 5 (16.13%) Wireless
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
13 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (16.13%) OneDrive
13 5 (16.13%) BitLocker
13 5 (16.13%) Publishing
14 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
14 4 (12.90%) MCDST
14 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) ADSL
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) SMTP
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Publishing
4 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 2 (6.45%) Law
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Smartphone
2 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) BYOD
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
3 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 2 (6.45%) BCP
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (16.13%) MCP
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.90%) MCDST
3 4 (12.90%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) BitLocker
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) Adobe
4 6 (19.35%) Apple
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) FactSet
6 3 (9.68%) Reuters
7 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.23%) BMC
8 1 (3.23%) iManage
8 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.23%) Mitel
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Tandberg