The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Analyst
UK / England
Rank 690 681 689
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 123 219 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 103 186 203
Median salary £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 66 £31,000 -7.46% 8
South East +58 38 £25,000 +4.16% 3
North West -22 5 £30,000 +42.85% 2
South West +5 4 £22,250 -19.09% 2
West Midlands +3 4 £27,000 +17.39%
Yorkshire +14 3 £25,000 +2.04%
East Midlands +6 2 £27,750 +23.33%
East of England +15 1 £21,000 +0.59%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 280 (87.50%) Windows
2 175 (54.69%) Microsoft
3 171 (53.44%) Active Directory
4 153 (47.81%) MS Office
5 145 (45.31%) Windows 7
6 94 (29.38%) MS Excel
7 93 (29.06%) ITIL
8 79 (24.69%) Windows Server
9 74 (23.13%) Windows 10
10 69 (21.56%) Office 365
11 63 (19.69%) MS Exchange
11 63 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 60 (18.75%) Citrix
13 57 (17.81%) Finance
14 54 (16.88%) Windows 8
15 44 (13.75%) TCP/IP
16 42 (13.13%) VMware
16 42 (13.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 40 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (10.94%) Apple
19 34 (10.63%) MCP
20 33 (10.31%) Linux
20 33 (10.31%) Windows XP
21 29 (9.06%) Service Management
21 29 (9.06%) Law
21 29 (9.06%) SCCM
22 28 (8.75%) Mac OS X
23 26 (8.13%) MCSE
23 26 (8.13%) DHCP
23 26 (8.13%) DNS

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 63 (19.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.88%) IBM Domino
6 5 (1.56%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.25%) IIS
8 3 (0.94%) Apache
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 153 (47.81%) MS Office
2 94 (29.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.19%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 69 (21.56%) Office 365
2 7 (2.19%) Dropbox
2 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.31%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 26 (8.13%) DHCP
2 26 (8.13%) DNS
3 24 (7.50%) VoIP
4 20 (6.25%) Firewall
5 19 (5.94%) LAN
6 16 (5.00%) WAN
7 15 (4.69%) VPN
8 14 (4.38%) Wireless
9 11 (3.44%) Internet
10 8 (2.50%) SAN
11 6 (1.88%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.56%) VLAN
13 4 (1.25%) Intranet
13 4 (1.25%) WLAN
14 3 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.94%) Skype
14 3 (0.94%) SSH
14 3 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) FrontPage
1 2 (0.63%) MSI
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 57 (17.81%) Finance
2 29 (9.06%) Law
3 20 (6.25%) Legal
4 13 (4.06%) Banking
5 5 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.56%) Publishing
6 4 (1.25%) Advertising
6 4 (1.25%) Back Office
6 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 4 (1.25%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.94%) HTML
2 2 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.94%) Smartphone
2 14 (4.38%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.06%) iPhone
4 12 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.75%) Hedge funds
4 12 (3.75%) iPad
4 12 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.81%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.19%) BYOD
8 6 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.88%) User Experience
9 5 (1.56%) Replication
10 4 (1.25%) Biotechnology
10 4 (1.25%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.25%) Statistics
10 4 (1.25%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 280 (87.50%) Windows
2 145 (45.31%) Windows 7
3 79 (24.69%) Windows Server
4 74 (23.13%) Windows 10
5 63 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (16.88%) Windows 8
7 42 (13.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (10.31%) Linux
8 33 (10.31%) Windows XP
9 28 (8.75%) Mac OS X
10 25 (7.81%) Android
11 15 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.44%) Apple iOS
12 11 (3.44%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.50%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.88%) Unix
15 4 (1.25%) CentOS
15 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (1.25%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.06%) ITIL
2 29 (9.06%) Service Management
3 20 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 17 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 16 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 13 (4.06%) CRM
7 11 (3.44%) Investment Management
7 11 (3.44%) Problem Management
8 10 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (2.50%) Analytics
10 8 (2.50%) Application Packaging
10 8 (2.50%) B2B
11 7 (2.19%) Document Management
11 7 (2.19%) Trend Analysis
12 6 (1.88%) Coaching
13 5 (1.56%) Data Analysis
14 4 (1.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.25%) SQL
2 10 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.94%) C
3 3 (0.94%) Python
3 3 (0.94%) R
3 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
3 3 (0.94%) VBA
4 1 (0.31%) VB
4 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.63%) MCP
3 26 (8.13%) MCSE
4 19 (5.94%) Degree
5 11 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.50%) HND
7 6 (1.88%) CCNA
7 6 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.88%) IBM Certification
7 6 (1.88%) MCITP
7 6 (1.88%) MCSA
8 5 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.25%) MCDST
10 3 (0.94%) CEH
10 3 (0.94%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.94%) MOS
11 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.81%) SLA
2 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 171 (53.44%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.25%) XenApp
4 12 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.75%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.81%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.88%) vSphere
7 5 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.94%) XenServer
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (9.06%) SCCM
2 7 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.88%) ZENworks
4 5 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.94%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.94%) SCOM
5 3 (0.94%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.31%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 175 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 60 (18.75%) Citrix
3 42 (13.13%) VMware
4 35 (10.94%) Apple
5 23 (7.19%) Cisco
6 13 (4.06%) HP
7 12 (3.75%) Avaya
8 11 (3.44%) Bloomberg
8 11 (3.44%) Reuters
9 10 (3.13%) IBM
9 10 (3.13%) Mitel
10 8 (2.50%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.19%) Intel Security
11 7 (2.19%) Symantec
12 6 (1.88%) Sophos
13 5 (1.56%) Altiris
13 5 (1.56%) iManage
14 4 (1.25%) eSpeed
14 4 (1.25%) Veeam
15 3 (0.94%) Novell
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