The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 173 182
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.048% 0.14% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.15% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £29,500 £39,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.35% +47.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £39,600 £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 12235 11799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in Manchester

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) CCAA
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCAA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow