The median annual salary for a Service Desk Analyst was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 70 77 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 19 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.19% 1.58% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.66% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 22
Median salary £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -6.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,053 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +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 837 962 1123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.54% 95.15% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 677 762 853
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) MS Office
3 11 (34.38%) SLA
4 10 (31.25%) VPN
4 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) Ticket Management
5 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (21.88%) Back Office
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) HND
9 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (9.38%) Legal
10 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
10 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (6.25%) GNVQ
11 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (6.25%) Retail

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) ATM
General
1 7 (21.88%) Back Office
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
1 10 (31.25%) Ticket Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Server Building
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) GNVQ
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) HP
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