The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 378 439
Rank change year-on-year +9 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 17 79 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 66 36
Median salary £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,583 £23,750
% change year-on-year -2.19% +11.92%  

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 14545 18919 20789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.69% 96.79% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12218 16117 16685
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 10 £30,500 +14.73%
Kent +14 3 £25,000 -10.04% 1
Hampshire +31 2 £32,500 +10.63% 1
Berkshire +28 1 £22,500 -22.41%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Desktop Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (69.09%) Windows
3 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
4 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (32.73%) Finance
6 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
7 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
8 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (23.64%) MCP
9 13 (23.64%) Apple
10 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (20.00%) Office 365
11 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 11 (20.00%) MCSE
11 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (18.18%) ITIL
13 9 (16.36%) Windows 10
14 7 (12.73%) SCCM
15 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
15 6 (10.91%) Asset Management
15 6 (10.91%) VMware
15 6 (10.91%) Analytics
15 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
15 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
15 6 (10.91%) IBM

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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) Softphone
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.27%) Biotechnology
4 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (69.09%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (16.36%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.27%) Linux
9 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.82%) Android
12 1 (1.82%) Unix
12 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Analytics
3 6 (10.91%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.09%) B2B
5 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (3.64%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (1.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.64%) MCP
3 11 (20.00%) MCSE
4 6 (10.91%) IBM Certification
5 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.45%) MCSA
7 2 (3.64%) Degree
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) XenApp
3 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) Apple
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
3 6 (10.91%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Avaya
4 4 (7.27%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.27%) Sophos
5 3 (5.45%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.82%) Mitel
6 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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