Software License Desk Analyst

Technical | Marlow

Reports To:

Head of Asset Intelligence



Softcat is one of the UK’s leading technology solutions businesses. Thanks to the success and growth of our services, we offer an increasingly broad range of tech careers. There could be a bright future for you if you’re interested in software, networking, analytics or cyber security.

Success. The Softcat way.

Softcat is a £1billion+ technology solutions business and trusted partner to names like Apple, Microsoft and Adobe. Offering a growing portfolio of services including software licensing, cyber security and IT infrastructure, we give our technical teams the tools and support to make exciting things happen. This is where to achieve more for your career.

Your Role

As a Software License Desk Analyst, you’ll be expected to proactively support to a major client within the ITAM Managed Service to optimise and manage their software assets. Working on the client’s and Softcat’s Marlow site, you’ll work as part of a team delivering world class Software Asset Management services.  

You'll utilise an industry leading asset management solution to proactively manage client’s software and hardware estate. In addition, you'll review software terms and conditions for permitted use within the organisation, including software terms and conditions, agreements and contract review.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to start a career in Software Licensing. You’ll receive training and guidance from your team, with the opportunity to become a fully certified Microsoft SAM MCP professional.

What we need from you

  • With the support from your team, you’ll work towards the Microsoft SAM MCP qualification
  • Ideally have worked with a software license management solution such as Snow Software, Flexera etc would be an advantage
  • Previous exposure to software and hardware infrastructure and terminology
  • Knowledge of license management, ITIL processes and discovery tools and experience of software vendors licensing models would be an advantage
  • Experience with building effective license positions would be an advantage


We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself, or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.

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To become part the success story, please apply below now!

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.