Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Desktop Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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

Desktop Analyst
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 103 124
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.69% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Southampton median annual salary £33,500 £26,576 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.06% +4.22% +4.08%
10th Percentile £25,988 £20,873 £24,750
90th Percentile £34,250 £33,018 £29,625
Hampshire median annual salary £31,450 £27,750 £25,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +8.82% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,533 1,173 1,513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.31% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,375 1,077 1,426
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in Southampton

Desktop Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Desktop Analyst in Southampton

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Desktop Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) API Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Mocha
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) SUSE
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) API Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Kanban
2 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Contract Management
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat