The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 246 270 266
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 16 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Suffolk - 8 £20,000 - 1
Essex +5 4 £26,250 +19.31%
Hertfordshire -8 2 £29,250 +14.70%
Norfolk - 2 £30,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
5 10 (47.62%) DHCP
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
6 9 (42.86%) MCP
6 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) MS Office
7 8 (38.10%) IBM Notes
7 8 (38.10%) VPN
7 8 (38.10%) HP
7 8 (38.10%) Lotus
7 8 (38.10%) Apple
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (38.10%) Sophos
7 8 (38.10%) SonicWALL
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) SCCM
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (9.52%) S-PLUS
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco
10 2 (9.52%) LAN

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) IBM Notes
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DHCP
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
2 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (4.76%) Line Management
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) Lotus
2 8 (38.10%) Apple
2 8 (38.10%) Sophos
2 8 (38.10%) SonicWALL
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) VMware