The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 238 264 301
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 8 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 22
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,550 £38,450
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,250 £24,250
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +4.12%
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
5713 8255 10903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.05% 95.78% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7176 9162
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Desktop Support 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 City of London region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 19 (67.86%) Citrix
4 15 (53.57%) MS Office
4 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
5 12 (42.86%) SCCM
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Smartphone
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (21.43%) Office 365
10 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
10 5 (17.86%) Legal
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Bloomberg
10 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
11 4 (14.29%) Law
11 4 (14.29%) Symantec
11 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
11 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (14.29%) MCP
11 4 (14.29%) MCSE

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Dropbox
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
3 4 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (21.43%) Smartphone
3 4 (14.29%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.71%) Android
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.57%) Document Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCDST
2 4 (14.29%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MOS
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Citrix
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Bloomberg
5 4 (14.29%) Altiris
5 4 (14.29%) FactSet
5 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) iManage