Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Desk Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 22 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 89 100
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.31% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +2.80% +21.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,250 £22,075
90th Percentile £42,000 £33,950 £33,425
Hertfordshire median annual salary £23,750 £19,750 £20,500
% change year-on-year +20.25% -3.66% -18.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 933 1011 1029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.65% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 784 871 848
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Watford

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Service Desk Analyst in Watford

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in Watford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Desk Analyst in Watford

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Watford region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) BASE24
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco