Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 26 July 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 > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 491 563
Rank change year-on-year -12 +72 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 36 125 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 109 81
South East median annual salary £28,750 £28,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.88% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,975 £19,650 £20,500
90th Percentile £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28725 36829 41096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.69% 97.05% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24083 31358 33312
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,007
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Analyst in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 17 £36,750 +38.25%
Thames Valley +27 8 £23,500 -6.00%
Hampshire +29 5 £23,000 -21.70%
Kent +18 5 £25,000 -13.79%
Oxfordshire +13 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £23,000 +6.98%
East Sussex +19 1 £30,000 +62.16%
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) SCCM
5 13 (36.11%) Office 365
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
10 7 (19.44%) MCSA
10 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
10 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
10 7 (19.44%) Retail
11 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (16.67%) VMware
11 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) MCP
12 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
12 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
13 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (11.11%) Android
13 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) LAN
2 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Network Security
4 2 (5.56%) Softphone
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) FirePass
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) BYOD
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.11%) Android
7 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.78%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCSA
3 6 (16.67%) MCP
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (5.56%) MCDST
8 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.78%) MCTS
8 1 (2.78%) MOS
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.78%) Mitel
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) Sophos