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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 704 729 729
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 182 159 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 161 138 151
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +1.04%
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
100960 97892 103650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84430 81372 89560
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 +16 110 £32,000 +6.66% 15
South East 0 25 £23,500 -5.05% 3
West Midlands +9 17 £25,000 +11.11%
South West - 13 £22,000 - 2
North West -1 8 £25,000 - 1
East of England -11 5 £22,500 -10.00%
East Midlands +15 3 £31,500 +43.18%
Yorkshire -34 2 £25,000 +8.69%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 321 (86.29%) Windows
2 224 (60.22%) Windows 7
3 199 (53.49%) MS Office
3 199 (53.49%) Active Directory
4 173 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 152 (40.86%) ITIL
6 132 (35.48%) MS Excel
7 129 (34.68%) Windows XP
8 103 (27.69%) Finance
9 101 (27.15%) Blackberry
10 83 (22.31%) Citrix
11 75 (20.16%) MS Exchange
12 71 (19.09%) TCP/IP
13 60 (16.13%) DHCP
13 60 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 60 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 55 (14.78%) Apple
15 52 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 51 (13.71%) DNS
16 51 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (13.71%) SCCM
16 51 (13.71%) Windows 8
17 46 (12.37%) LAN
18 43 (11.56%) VPN
19 41 (11.02%) Law
20 39 (10.48%) VMware
20 39 (10.48%) WAN
21 38 (10.22%) SLA
22 34 (9.14%) Degree
23 33 (8.87%) Legal

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 75 (20.16%) MS Exchange
2 60 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 28 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (6.99%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (4.30%) Lync
8 13 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.42%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) WorkSite
Applications
1 199 (53.49%) MS Office
2 132 (35.48%) MS Excel
3 27 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (4.84%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.88%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.81%) assyst
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.27%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) Office 365
2 4 (1.08%) SaaS
2 4 (1.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (19.09%) TCP/IP
2 60 (16.13%) DHCP
3 51 (13.71%) DNS
4 46 (12.37%) LAN
5 43 (11.56%) VPN
6 39 (10.48%) WAN
7 14 (3.76%) Wireless
8 11 (2.96%) VoIP
9 10 (2.69%) Firewall
9 10 (2.69%) Network Security
10 6 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.34%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.34%) ADSL
12 4 (1.08%) Broadband
12 4 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.08%) Extranet
13 3 (0.81%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.81%) PBX
14 2 (0.54%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Ant
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 103 (27.69%) Finance
2 41 (11.02%) Law
3 33 (8.87%) Legal
4 21 (5.65%) Banking
5 19 (5.11%) Financial Institution
6 14 (3.76%) Retail
7 10 (2.69%) Front Office
8 8 (2.15%) Advertising
9 7 (1.88%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.54%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.08%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.54%) HTML
2 2 (0.54%) .NET
2 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.27%) XMPP
3 1 (0.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (27.15%) Blackberry
2 23 (6.18%) iPad
3 21 (5.65%) iPhone
4 18 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.69%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.69%) Fat Client
7 7 (1.88%) SecurID
8 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.34%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.08%) IVR
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.81%) User Experience
11 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.81%) Derivative
11 3 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.54%) PDA
12 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 321 (86.29%) Windows
2 224 (60.22%) Windows 7
3 129 (34.68%) Windows XP
4 60 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (13.71%) Windows 8
7 21 (5.65%) Android
8 18 (4.84%) Mac OS X
9 14 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.69%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.88%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.08%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (40.86%) ITIL
2 27 (7.26%) Service Management
3 21 (5.65%) Document Management
4 13 (3.49%) Time Management
5 12 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 12 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 10 (2.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (2.42%) ITSM
8 7 (1.88%) Problem Management
8 7 (1.88%) Change Management
8 7 (1.88%) Security Management
8 7 (1.88%) Migration
9 6 (1.61%) Project Management
10 5 (1.34%) Configuration Management
10 5 (1.34%) Data Protection
11 4 (1.08%) Project Planning
11 4 (1.08%) Fund Management
11 4 (1.08%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (1.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (1.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.57%) SQL
2 4 (1.08%) Java
3 3 (0.81%) VB
3 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.54%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.14%) Degree
3 30 (8.06%) MCP
4 22 (5.91%) MCSE
5 17 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.69%) MOS
7 9 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.42%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.88%) MCDST
9 6 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.61%) MCSA
9 6 (1.61%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.34%) CCNA
10 5 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.08%) MCITP
12 2 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.27%) MCTS
13 1 (0.27%) HNC
13 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.22%) SLA
System Software
1 199 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.69%) XenApp
4 8 (2.15%) vSphere
5 6 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (13.71%) SCCM
2 10 (2.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.34%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.08%) ZENworks
5 3 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.27%) DameWare
7 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 83 (22.31%) Citrix
3 55 (14.78%) Apple
4 39 (10.48%) VMware
5 29 (7.80%) Bloomberg
6 26 (6.99%) Cisco
7 25 (6.72%) Reuters
8 23 (6.18%) Avaya
9 15 (4.03%) Symantec
10 13 (3.49%) Oracle
11 10 (2.69%) Juniper
11 10 (2.69%) Mitel
12 9 (2.42%) Remedy
12 9 (2.42%) Lotus
13 8 (2.15%) AppSense
13 8 (2.15%) BMC
13 8 (2.15%) HP
13 8 (2.15%) Dell
14 7 (1.88%) Altiris
15 6 (1.61%) ServiceNow
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £130 - £150 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 25000-32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago