The median annual salary for a Service Desk Analyst was £17,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes 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.

Service Desk Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 66 90
Rank change year-on-year +19 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 46 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.98% 2.38% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 2.45% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 25
Median salary £17,000 £20,132 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.55% -8.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 891 816 1458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.53% 97.03% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 675 684 1194
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.81% +1.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Milton Keynes

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Analyst in Milton Keynes

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Service 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 Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 47 (72.31%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (55.38%) VPN
3 36 (55.38%) Citrix
3 36 (55.38%) Ticket Management
4 27 (41.54%) SLA
5 26 (40.00%) Back Office
6 22 (33.85%) Finance
6 22 (33.85%) Legal
6 22 (33.85%) Windows 7
7 21 (32.31%) Degree
7 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.92%) ITIL
9 11 (16.92%) HND
9 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
9 11 (16.92%) GNVQ
9 11 (16.92%) Windows 8
9 11 (16.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (13.85%) A+ Certification
12 6 (9.23%) Android
12 6 (9.23%) iPhone
12 6 (9.23%) Billing
12 6 (9.23%) Document Management
13 2 (3.08%) Retail
13 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
13 2 (3.08%) Windows Server

Service 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 47 (72.31%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (55.38%) VPN
General
1 26 (40.00%) Back Office
2 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 22 (33.85%) Legal
3 6 (9.23%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.92%) Windows 8
3 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.23%) Android
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Ticket Management
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.23%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (16.92%) GNVQ
2 11 (16.92%) HND
3 9 (13.85%) A+ Certification
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (41.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Citrix
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago