The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Desktop Analyst
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 749 729 708
Rank change year-on-year -20 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 124 200 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 116 164 202
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -  
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80155 88904 100680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.94% 96.51% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269837 336665 384213
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in England

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in England

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Analyst in England

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
London +11 84 £30,500 +1.66% 11
South East +15 21 £27,500 +0.91% 2
Midlands +16 11 £30,000 +29.44%
West Midlands +23 6 £31,059 +57.26%
East Midlands +27 5 £30,000 +29.44%
North of England -21 4 £29,500 +0.85% 2
East of England -13 3 £24,000 +2.12% 2
Yorkshire -13 2 - -
North West -39 2 £29,500 -24.35% 2
South West -17 1 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Desktop Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 206 (85.83%) Windows
2 167 (69.58%) Microsoft
3 133 (55.42%) Active Directory
4 128 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 113 (47.08%) Windows 10
6 100 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
7 63 (26.25%) SCCM
8 60 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (23.33%) Citrix
11 48 (20.00%) Office 365
12 47 (19.58%) Windows Server
12 47 (19.58%) ITIL
13 45 (18.75%) MS Exchange
14 42 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (14.17%) Apple
15 34 (14.17%) VMware
16 32 (13.33%) Law
17 30 (12.50%) Finance
18 27 (11.25%) Service Management
18 27 (11.25%) Windows 8
19 26 (10.83%) TCP/IP
19 26 (10.83%) Application Packaging
20 25 (10.42%) Android
20 25 (10.42%) Smartphone
21 24 (10.00%) AppSense
22 23 (9.58%) Microsoft App-V
22 23 (9.58%) Legal
22 23 (9.58%) MSI
22 23 (9.58%) MCSE

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 45 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.25%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.83%) IIS
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 100 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.83%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (2.50%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.83%) TCP/IP
2 20 (8.33%) LAN
3 19 (7.92%) DNS
4 18 (7.50%) DHCP
5 15 (6.25%) VoIP
6 10 (4.17%) Firewall
6 10 (4.17%) WAN
7 9 (3.75%) PBX
8 7 (2.92%) Network Security
8 7 (2.92%) VPN
9 6 (2.50%) SAN
10 5 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.08%) VLAN
10 5 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.67%) Internet
11 4 (1.67%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.25%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.25%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.25%) Wireless
13 2 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (9.58%) MSI
2 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 32 (13.33%) Law
2 30 (12.50%) Finance
3 23 (9.58%) Legal
4 14 (5.83%) Banking
5 9 (3.75%) Retail
6 6 (2.50%) Advertising
6 6 (2.50%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.67%) Automotive
7 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) International Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) XMPP
2 1 (0.42%) COM
2 1 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.42%) JSP
2 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Smartphone
2 20 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.25%) BYOD
4 14 (5.83%) iPad
5 12 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.33%) iPhone
7 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.50%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.50%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.67%) Equities
9 4 (1.67%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.42%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.42%) CMDB
12 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.42%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 206 (85.83%) Windows
2 128 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 113 (47.08%) Windows 10
4 60 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (19.58%) Windows Server
7 27 (11.25%) Windows 8
8 25 (10.42%) Android
9 20 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 19 (7.92%) Mac OS X
11 10 (4.17%) Mac OS
12 9 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.92%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.67%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.25%) Linux
16 2 (0.83%) Unix
17 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.58%) ITIL
2 27 (11.25%) Service Management
3 26 (10.83%) Application Packaging
4 18 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 18 (7.50%) Functional Testing
4 18 (7.50%) Personalization
5 16 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 16 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.42%) Asset Management
7 10 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 10 (4.17%) Project Management
8 8 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.08%) Change Management
10 5 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (2.08%) Server Building
10 5 (2.08%) Software Deployment
10 5 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.92%) SQL
3 1 (0.42%) PHP
3 1 (0.42%) VB
3 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (9.58%) MCSE
3 15 (6.25%) MCP
4 13 (5.42%) Degree
5 10 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.17%) MCSA
6 5 (2.08%) MCDST
7 4 (1.67%) CCNA
7 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.83%) MCITP
9 2 (0.83%) MOS
10 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.42%) CCAA
10 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.42%) MCTS
10 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.92%) QA
2 17 (7.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (55.42%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 22 (9.17%) XenApp
4 20 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.67%) vSphere
8 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 63 (26.25%) SCCM
2 15 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.75%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.08%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.25%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.42%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.42%) SCOM
7 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 167 (69.58%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.33%) Citrix
3 34 (14.17%) Apple
3 34 (14.17%) VMware
4 24 (10.00%) AppSense
5 21 (8.75%) HP
6 15 (6.25%) Cisco
7 13 (5.42%) Symantec
8 11 (4.58%) Bloomberg
9 10 (4.17%) Avaya
10 9 (3.75%) Reuters
11 8 (3.33%) Mitel
12 7 (2.92%) Sophos
13 6 (2.50%) Canon
14 5 (2.08%) iManage
15 4 (1.67%) FactSet
15 4 (1.67%) Polycom
16 3 (1.25%) ServiceNow
17 2 (0.83%) Remedy
17 2 (0.83%) Veeam
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