Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 119 151
Rank change year-on-year +18 +32 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.54% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Kent median annual salary £32,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% +11.11% +4.65%
South East median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% -3.85% +6.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1285 1675 2178
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1483 1951
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the Kent 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
Dover - 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £22,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £22,500 -
Desktop Analyst
South East

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

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 Kent region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (85.71%) Software Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) FirePass
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Android
3 5 (71.43%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) FirePass
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Deployment
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) VMware