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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 634 675 727
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 246 236 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 200 223 128
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 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
London +31 162 £32,500 +4.83% 6
South East +4 31 £25,000 -9.09% 1
South West -7 18 £18,000 -22.49% 1
East of England +34 17 £26,615 +6.46%
North West -1 7 £20,000 -18.36%
West Midlands -16 7 £19,000 -20.83%
North East -1 3 £31,000 +3.33%
East Midlands +7 1 £29,000 +9.95%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 342 (80.47%) Windows
2 281 (66.12%) Active Directory
3 254 (59.76%) Microsoft
4 250 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 192 (45.18%) MS Office
6 175 (41.18%) ITIL
7 147 (34.59%) Finance
8 135 (31.76%) Blackberry
9 111 (26.12%) MS Excel
10 103 (24.24%) MCP
11 95 (22.35%) Windows XP
12 88 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 85 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 70 (16.47%) Citrix
15 69 (16.24%) MCSE
15 69 (16.24%) Banking
16 68 (16.00%) TCP/IP
17 63 (14.82%) Service Management
18 60 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 59 (13.88%) Investment Banking
19 59 (13.88%) Windows 8
20 56 (13.18%) Service Delivery
20 56 (13.18%) DHCP
21 55 (12.94%) Financial Institution
21 55 (12.94%) Front Office
21 55 (12.94%) ServiceNow
22 53 (12.47%) Business Continuity
23 52 (12.24%) SCCM
24 51 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
25 50 (11.76%) VPN

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 85 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 35 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.24%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (2.35%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.65%) WorkSite
10 6 (1.41%) Lync
11 5 (1.18%) IIS
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 192 (45.18%) MS Office
2 111 (26.12%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.47%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.59%) Office 365
2 4 (0.94%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 56 (13.18%) DHCP
3 50 (11.76%) VPN
4 48 (11.29%) DNS
5 39 (9.18%) LAN
6 37 (8.71%) WAN
7 20 (4.71%) Network Security
8 18 (4.24%) Firewall
9 17 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 11 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (2.59%) Wireless
10 11 (2.59%) ADSL
11 10 (2.35%) VoIP
12 9 (2.12%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.41%) Internet
14 5 (1.18%) SSL
15 4 (0.94%) Broadband
15 4 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
16 3 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
17 2 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.24%) MySQL
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Ant
2 2 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 147 (34.59%) Finance
2 69 (16.24%) Banking
3 59 (13.88%) Investment Banking
4 55 (12.94%) Financial Institution
4 55 (12.94%) Front Office
5 33 (7.76%) Law
6 26 (6.12%) Legal
7 13 (3.06%) Retail
8 10 (2.35%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.65%) Back Office
10 5 (1.18%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.35%) .NET
2 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET
2 7 (1.65%) HTML
3 6 (1.41%) LINQ
4 4 (0.94%) jQuery
4 4 (0.94%) Classic ASP
4 4 (0.94%) COM
4 4 (0.94%) CSS
4 4 (0.94%) XML
4 4 (0.94%) Ajax
5 2 (0.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 135 (31.76%) Blackberry
2 17 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (4.00%) iPhone
3 14 (3.29%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.29%) Hedge funds
4 11 (2.59%) iPad
5 10 (2.35%) Fat Client
5 10 (2.35%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.18%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.18%) BYOD
9 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.94%) SecurID
9 4 (0.94%) iSeries
10 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.47%) Replication
11 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 342 (80.47%) Windows
2 250 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 95 (22.35%) Windows XP
4 59 (13.88%) Windows 8
5 51 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (6.12%) Android
8 19 (4.47%) Windows Vista
9 17 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.12%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.65%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.41%) Linux
13 4 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (41.18%) ITIL
2 63 (14.82%) Service Management
3 56 (13.18%) Service Delivery
4 53 (12.47%) Business Continuity
5 49 (11.53%) Business Continuity Management
6 22 (5.18%) Document Management
7 13 (3.06%) Investment Management
8 12 (2.82%) Software Delivery
9 11 (2.59%) Asset Management
10 10 (2.35%) CRM
11 9 (2.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (1.88%) Mobile Device Management
12 8 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (1.41%) ITIL V3
13 6 (1.41%) Incident Management
14 5 (1.18%) Information Security
14 5 (1.18%) Time Management
14 5 (1.18%) Fund Management
14 5 (1.18%) Change Management
14 5 (1.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.29%) SQL
2 7 (1.65%) C#
3 6 (1.41%) VB
4 4 (0.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.94%) Perl
4 4 (0.94%) C
5 3 (0.71%) Java
5 3 (0.71%) VBA
6 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (24.24%) MCP
2 88 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 69 (16.24%) MCSE
4 45 (10.59%) Degree
5 21 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.06%) MCDST
7 11 (2.59%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.12%) MCITP
9 6 (1.41%) MCSA
10 5 (1.18%) MOS
11 4 (0.94%) CCNA
11 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.71%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.47%) CCAA
13 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.24%) MCTS
14 1 (0.24%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 281 (66.12%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.29%) XenApp
4 10 (2.35%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (12.24%) SCCM
2 9 (2.12%) WSUS
3 8 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.47%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.24%) DameWare
6 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.24%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 254 (59.76%) Microsoft
2 70 (16.47%) Citrix
3 55 (12.94%) ServiceNow
4 46 (10.82%) VMware
5 38 (8.94%) Apple
6 27 (6.35%) Bloomberg
7 24 (5.65%) HP
8 22 (5.18%) Reuters
9 17 (4.00%) Avaya
10 14 (3.29%) Remedy
11 12 (2.82%) Cisco
12 10 (2.35%) CA
12 10 (2.35%) Dell
12 10 (2.35%) McAfee
12 10 (2.35%) Fidessa
12 10 (2.35%) Lotus
12 10 (2.35%) SonicWALL
13 8 (1.88%) Symantec
13 8 (1.88%) Interwoven
13 8 (1.88%) Oracle
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