Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020.

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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 252 279 326
Rank change year-on-year +27 +47 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 45 50 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 21
Median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,250 £53,750 £48,750
Central London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -

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 8,221 9,870 10,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 95.42% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7,131 8,779 9,069
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Desktop Analyst in the City of London

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
Desktop Analyst
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, Desktop Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 25 (55.56%) ITIL
5 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (42.22%) Office 365
7 18 (40.00%) Android
7 18 (40.00%) Finance
8 17 (37.78%) Windows 10
9 15 (33.33%) SCCM
10 13 (28.89%) ITSM
11 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
12 11 (24.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (24.44%) Service Management
13 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
13 10 (22.22%) Banking
13 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
13 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
14 9 (20.00%) Citrix
14 9 (20.00%) Apple
15 8 (17.78%) WAN
15 8 (17.78%) LAN
15 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
15 8 (17.78%) VPN
16 7 (15.56%) VoIP
16 7 (15.56%) Investment Management
17 6 (13.33%) French Language
17 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
17 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
17 6 (13.33%) DNS

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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (13.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (42.22%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Mimecast
2 5 (11.11%) WhatsApp
3 3 (6.67%) Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
1 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (17.78%) VPN
1 8 (17.78%) WAN
2 7 (15.56%) VoIP
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (13.33%) Wireless
4 5 (11.11%) Skype
4 5 (11.11%) WebEx
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.11%) Handset
2 5 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 2 (4.44%) iPhone
5 2 (4.44%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Android
3 17 (37.78%) Windows 10
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) ITSM
3 11 (24.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (24.44%) Service Management
4 7 (15.56%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security
6 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.67%) Application Packaging
7 3 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.22%) E-business
9 1 (2.22%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.22%) Security Management
9 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.67%) VBScript
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Perfmon
3 2 (4.44%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.22%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Apple
2 9 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
3 6 (13.33%) Reuters
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Meraki
7 1 (2.22%) Polycom
7 1 (2.22%) Rapid7
7 1 (2.22%) Sony