The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 212 218 221
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.018% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.019% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,888 £22,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+11.85% -14.42%
Desktop Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5479 5157 5251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 92.94% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3815 4031 4375
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,913 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 10 £25,000 -
Reading -6 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Maidenhead - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
3 21 (91.30%) Windows XP
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) ITIL
5 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
6 13 (56.52%) MS Office
7 8 (34.78%) Lync
8 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
9 5 (21.74%) Service Management
9 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) SCCM
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
11 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.70%) MCSE
12 1 (4.35%) MCP
12 1 (4.35%) HP
12 1 (4.35%) Dell
12 1 (4.35%) Citrix
12 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
12 1 (4.35%) LAN
12 1 (4.35%) PBX
12 1 (4.35%) WAN
12 1 (4.35%) VPN
12 1 (4.35%) SLA
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (56.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) PBX
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
General
1 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Windows XP
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) BCP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Dell
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Avaya
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
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