The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 294 284 273
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 26 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 47
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +1.04%
Desktop Support Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10293 11302 11278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.01% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8961 9714 10287
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows 7
3 33 (50.77%) Blackberry
4 29 (44.62%) Finance
5 27 (41.54%) MS Office
6 26 (40.00%) ITIL
7 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
8 22 (33.85%) Citrix
8 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
9 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
10 19 (29.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (24.62%) Reuters
11 16 (24.62%) Bloomberg
12 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
12 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
12 11 (16.92%) iPad
12 11 (16.92%) Banking
13 9 (13.85%) Degree
13 9 (13.85%) DHCP
13 9 (13.85%) DNS
14 8 (12.31%) MCP
14 8 (12.31%) Apple
14 8 (12.31%) VMware
14 8 (12.31%) Android
14 8 (12.31%) SCCM
15 7 (10.77%) Legal
15 7 (10.77%) Lotus
15 7 (10.77%) IBM Notes
16 6 (9.23%) SLA
16 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (29.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.77%) IBM Notes
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (41.54%) MS Office
2 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) DNS
1 9 (13.85%) DHCP
2 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.23%) Network Security
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
3 5 (7.69%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.62%) VPN
6 2 (3.08%) ADSL
6 2 (3.08%) Broadband
6 2 (3.08%) Extranet
6 2 (3.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
7 1 (1.54%) VoIP
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Legal
4 6 (9.23%) Law
5 5 (7.69%) Front Office
5 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.08%) Advertising
8 1 (1.54%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Blackberry
2 11 (16.92%) iPad
3 4 (6.15%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.15%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.15%) iPhone
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
4 8 (12.31%) Android
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.62%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
2 3 (4.62%) Change Management
2 3 (4.62%) Security Management
2 3 (4.62%) Migration
2 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.08%) Document Management
3 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.54%) Line Management
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Management
4 1 (1.54%) Time Management
4 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) Java
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) MCP
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.15%) MCSE
6 3 (4.62%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 2 (3.08%) MCITP
8 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) XenApp
3 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.08%) vSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) DameWare
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) Citrix
3 16 (24.62%) Reuters
3 16 (24.62%) Bloomberg
4 8 (12.31%) VMware
4 8 (12.31%) Apple
5 7 (10.77%) Lotus
6 5 (7.69%) AppSense
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco
7 4 (6.15%) Fidessa
8 3 (4.62%) EMC
8 3 (4.62%) NetApp
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 2 (3.08%) Mitel
9 2 (3.08%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.54%) Altiris
10 1 (1.54%) Avaya
10 1 (1.54%) HP
10 1 (1.54%) Dell