The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 517 537 533
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 85 101 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 80 123
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,050 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £26,798 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.21% +7.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in London

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Analyst in London

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +22 11 £37,500 -3.22% 3
West End of London - 2 £26,250 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £32,000 -
Desktop Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 146 (90.12%) Windows
2 118 (72.84%) Microsoft
3 96 (59.26%) Windows 7
4 92 (56.79%) Windows 10
5 83 (51.23%) Active Directory
6 71 (43.83%) Microsoft Office
7 46 (28.40%) SCCM
8 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (25.31%) Citrix
10 32 (19.75%) Office 365
11 31 (19.14%) Law
12 29 (17.90%) Apple
13 28 (17.28%) Windows Server
14 27 (16.67%) ITIL
14 27 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (13.58%) MSI
16 22 (13.58%) Finance
16 22 (13.58%) Legal
16 22 (13.58%) Microsoft App-V
16 22 (13.58%) AppSense
16 22 (13.58%) Android
16 22 (13.58%) Application Packaging
17 21 (12.96%) Smartphone
17 21 (12.96%) Service Management
18 19 (11.73%) QA
18 19 (11.73%) Windows 8
19 18 (11.11%) Functional Testing
19 18 (11.11%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 71 (43.83%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.23%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.75%) Office 365
2 6 (3.70%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) VoIP
2 12 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.79%) DHCP
3 11 (6.79%) DNS
3 11 (6.79%) LAN
4 10 (6.17%) WAN
5 9 (5.56%) PBX
6 8 (4.94%) Firewall
7 6 (3.70%) SAN
7 6 (3.70%) VPN
8 5 (3.09%) Network Security
8 5 (3.09%) VLAN
9 4 (2.47%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.85%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.85%) Wireless
11 2 (1.23%) Intranet
11 2 (1.23%) Skype
12 1 (0.62%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (13.58%) MSI
General
1 31 (19.14%) Law
2 22 (13.58%) Finance
2 22 (13.58%) Legal
3 14 (8.64%) Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.85%) XMPP
2 1 (0.62%) COM
2 1 (0.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.96%) Smartphone
2 15 (9.26%) Blackberry
3 14 (8.64%) BYOD
3 14 (8.64%) iPad
4 12 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (4.94%) iPhone
6 4 (2.47%) Equities
6 4 (2.47%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.47%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.47%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.62%) CCTV
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.62%) IVR
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 146 (90.12%) Windows
2 96 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 92 (56.79%) Windows 10
4 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (17.28%) Windows Server
6 22 (13.58%) Android
7 19 (11.73%) Windows 8
8 15 (9.26%) Mac OS X
9 12 (7.41%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.32%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.23%) Linux
11 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.67%) ITIL
2 22 (13.58%) Application Packaging
3 21 (12.96%) Service Management
4 18 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 17 (10.49%) Configuration Management
5 17 (10.49%) Personalization
6 10 (6.17%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.17%) Project Management
7 9 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 9 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 9 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.09%) Server Building
9 5 (3.09%) Software Testing
10 4 (2.47%) Contract Management
10 4 (2.47%) CRM
11 3 (1.85%) Investment Management
11 3 (1.85%) Trend Analysis
12 2 (1.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.94%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (11.11%) MCSE
3 8 (4.94%) Degree
3 8 (4.94%) MCP
4 5 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.47%) CCNA
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.47%) MCSA
6 3 (1.85%) MCDST
7 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.62%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.73%) QA
2 11 (6.79%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (51.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (11.11%) XenApp
4 11 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (28.40%) SCCM
2 9 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.09%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.23%) WSUS
5 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.62%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.62%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 118 (72.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (25.31%) Citrix
3 29 (17.90%) Apple
4 22 (13.58%) AppSense
5 18 (11.11%) VMware
6 16 (9.88%) HP
7 14 (8.64%) Cisco
8 11 (6.79%) Bloomberg
9 9 (5.56%) Reuters
9 9 (5.56%) Symantec
10 8 (4.94%) Avaya
11 7 (4.32%) Mitel
12 6 (3.70%) Canon
12 6 (3.70%) Sophos
13 5 (3.09%) iManage
14 4 (2.47%) FactSet
14 4 (2.47%) Polycom
15 2 (1.23%) Oracle
15 2 (1.23%) Remedy
16 1 (0.62%) Fidessa
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