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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 234 281 297
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 16 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 28
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £46,500 £39,525
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +8.16%
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
5933 9093 11189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.94% 95.22% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 7818 9375
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 30 August 2016.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram 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 30 August 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 (73.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (66.67%) Citrix
4 17 (56.67%) MS Office
4 17 (56.67%) Windows 7
5 13 (43.33%) SCCM
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
9 8 (26.67%) Legal
9 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) Law
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) Smartphone
10 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (20.00%) Office 365
11 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
11 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
11 5 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (16.67%) Bloomberg
12 4 (13.33%) Symantec
12 4 (13.33%) Intel Security

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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Dropbox
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
General
1 8 (26.67%) Legal
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Law
3 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (13.33%) iPhone
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.00%) Android
8 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Document Management
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCDST
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MOS
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (13.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Citrix
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 4 (13.33%) Altiris
5 4 (13.33%) FactSet
5 4 (13.33%) iManage
5 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
5 4 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco