The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 630 671 708
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 241 210 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 200 199 137
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in England

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +47 172 £32,500 +4.83% 8
South East +3 24 £24,000 -12.72% 4
East of England +22 14 £26,980 +5.80% 1
South West -18 12 £18,000 -22.49% 3
North West +6 8 £20,000 -16.66% 3
West Midlands -28 8 £21,500 -10.41%
East Midlands +15 2 £29,000 +28.17%
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 345 (80.42%) Windows
2 282 (65.73%) Active Directory
3 256 (59.67%) Microsoft
4 247 (57.58%) Windows 7
5 194 (45.22%) MS Office
6 178 (41.49%) ITIL
7 149 (34.73%) Finance
8 143 (33.33%) Blackberry
9 112 (26.11%) MS Excel
10 104 (24.24%) MCP
11 99 (23.08%) Windows XP
11 99 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 82 (19.11%) MS Exchange
13 76 (17.72%) MCSE
14 73 (17.02%) Citrix
15 71 (16.55%) TCP/IP
16 70 (16.32%) Banking
17 66 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 61 (14.22%) Investment Banking
19 60 (13.99%) Service Management
20 58 (13.52%) ServiceNow
21 57 (13.29%) Windows 8
22 56 (13.05%) VPN
23 55 (12.82%) Service Delivery
23 55 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
24 54 (12.59%) Financial Institution
24 54 (12.59%) Front Office
24 54 (12.59%) Business Continuity
25 50 (11.66%) DHCP
26 49 (11.42%) Business Continuity Management

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 82 (19.11%) MS Exchange
2 66 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 36 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.73%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.10%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.63%) WorkSite
10 6 (1.40%) Lync
11 5 (1.17%) IIS
12 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
12 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) WordPress
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 194 (45.22%) MS Office
2 112 (26.11%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.47%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.56%) Office 365
2 7 (1.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (16.55%) TCP/IP
2 56 (13.05%) VPN
3 50 (11.66%) DHCP
4 45 (10.49%) DNS
5 41 (9.56%) LAN
6 37 (8.62%) WAN
7 20 (4.66%) Network Security
8 19 (4.43%) IP Telephony
9 15 (3.50%) Firewall
10 13 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (3.03%) Wireless
10 13 (3.03%) VoIP
11 11 (2.56%) ADSL
12 6 (1.40%) Broadband
12 6 (1.40%) Internet
13 5 (1.17%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.70%) SSL
16 2 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Ant
General
1 149 (34.73%) Finance
2 70 (16.32%) Banking
3 61 (14.22%) Investment Banking
4 54 (12.59%) Financial Institution
4 54 (12.59%) Front Office
5 32 (7.46%) Law
6 28 (6.53%) Legal
7 12 (2.80%) Retail
8 11 (2.56%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.63%) Back Office
10 5 (1.17%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Marketing
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.33%) .NET
2 7 (1.63%) ASP.NET
2 7 (1.63%) HTML
3 6 (1.40%) LINQ
4 4 (0.93%) jQuery
4 4 (0.93%) Classic ASP
4 4 (0.93%) COM
4 4 (0.93%) CSS
4 4 (0.93%) XML
4 4 (0.93%) Ajax
5 2 (0.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 143 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 17 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (3.96%) iPhone
3 14 (3.26%) Thin Client
3 14 (3.26%) Fat Client
4 12 (2.80%) iPad
5 10 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 10 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.17%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.93%) SecurID
9 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.70%) iSeries
10 3 (0.70%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.47%) Replication
11 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 345 (80.42%) Windows
2 247 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 99 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 57 (13.29%) Windows 8
5 55 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (5.59%) Android
8 17 (3.96%) Windows Vista
9 16 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.63%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.40%) Linux
13 4 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (41.49%) ITIL
2 60 (13.99%) Service Management
3 55 (12.82%) Service Delivery
4 54 (12.59%) Business Continuity
5 49 (11.42%) Business Continuity Management
6 22 (5.13%) Document Management
7 11 (2.56%) Investment Management
7 11 (2.56%) Software Delivery
8 10 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (2.33%) CRM
9 9 (2.10%) Asset Management
9 9 (2.10%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (1.86%) Incident Management
11 7 (1.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (1.40%) ITIL V3
12 6 (1.40%) Time Management
12 6 (1.40%) Fund Management
13 5 (1.17%) Information Security
13 5 (1.17%) Project Management
13 5 (1.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.76%) SQL
2 7 (1.63%) C#
3 6 (1.40%) VB
4 5 (1.17%) Java
5 4 (0.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.93%) Perl
5 4 (0.93%) C
6 3 (0.70%) VBA
7 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (24.24%) MCP
2 99 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (17.72%) MCSE
4 40 (9.32%) Degree
5 20 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.03%) MCDST
7 11 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.56%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.10%) MCITP
9 6 (1.40%) MCSA
10 5 (1.17%) CCNA
10 5 (1.17%) MOS
10 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.70%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.47%) CCAA
12 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.23%) MCTS
13 1 (0.23%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.23%) SLA
System Software
1 282 (65.73%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.80%) XenApp
4 10 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (10.72%) SCCM
2 8 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (1.63%) WSUS
4 4 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.47%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.47%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.23%) DameWare
6 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 256 (59.67%) Microsoft
2 73 (17.02%) Citrix
3 58 (13.52%) ServiceNow
4 47 (10.96%) VMware
5 41 (9.56%) Apple
6 27 (6.29%) Bloomberg
7 22 (5.13%) Reuters
8 21 (4.90%) HP
9 16 (3.73%) Cisco
10 13 (3.03%) Avaya
11 10 (2.33%) Oracle
11 10 (2.33%) Fidessa
11 10 (2.33%) Remedy
11 10 (2.33%) SonicWALL
12 9 (2.10%) McAfee
12 9 (2.10%) Lotus
13 8 (1.86%) Symantec
13 8 (1.86%) CA
13 8 (1.86%) Interwoven
14 7 (1.63%) Adobe
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Salary: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Robert Walters
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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