Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Help Desk Analyst was £17,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Help Desk Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 115 151
Rank change year-on-year -8 +36 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.95% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.97% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 11
Milton Keynes median annual salary £17,000 £19,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £15,900 £16,575 £17,000
90th Percentile £18,900 £20,875 £22,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £17,000 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -9.52% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1601 1658 2612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 98.16% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1451 2181
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,800 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Help Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Help Desk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Analyst in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Help Desk Analyst in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Help Desk 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) GNVQ
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) HND
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) EPoS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (71.43%) GNVQ
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft