Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Desktop Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 354 351
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 27 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.084% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.087% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 42
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% +7.84%
10th Percentile £23,550 £19,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £29,950 £34,250 £34,000
England median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% -8.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in the East of England

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in the East of England

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +14 14 £27,500 +7.84%
Cambridgeshire -27 6 £25,000 +6.38%
Suffolk - 6 £29,000 - 1
Essex +29 1 £22,000 -15.38%
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 East of England region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (66.67%) Office 365
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
4 16 (59.26%) ITIL
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 8 (29.63%) VPN
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
9 7 (25.93%) DHCP
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) Handset
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
10 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (22.22%) Skype
10 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
10 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (22.22%) vSphere

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) VPN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (22.22%) Skype
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Handset
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 6 (22.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (22.22%) CentOS
7 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
7 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.41%) Android
8 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Proactive Management
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) Email Filtering
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Data Security
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) vCenter Server
2 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (18.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 5 (18.52%) Altiris
5 5 (18.52%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.70%) Red Box
6 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard