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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 644 680 759
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 219 232 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 184 214 96
Average salary £29,000 £28,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.65% +6.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £22,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
95301 104500 95835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79153 86609 80539
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +34 131 £33,750 +5.46% 8
South East +11 36 £25,000 -9.09% 4
South West -6 19 £18,000 -23.40%
East of England +16 16 £26,000 +3.48%
West Midlands +2 8 £20,000 -37.50%
North West -2 6 £20,000 -18.36% 1
North East -1 3 £31,000 +3.33%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 328 (78.85%) Windows
2 287 (68.99%) Active Directory
3 246 (59.13%) Microsoft
4 242 (58.17%) Windows 7
5 171 (41.11%) MS Office
6 170 (40.87%) ITIL
7 140 (33.65%) Finance
8 127 (30.53%) Blackberry
9 105 (25.24%) MS Excel
10 101 (24.28%) MCP
11 89 (21.39%) Windows XP
11 89 (21.39%) MS Exchange
12 83 (19.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 73 (17.55%) Citrix
14 72 (17.31%) Banking
15 67 (16.11%) Service Management
15 67 (16.11%) MCSE
16 62 (14.90%) Service Delivery
16 62 (14.90%) Investment Banking
17 60 (14.42%) TCP/IP
18 59 (14.18%) Front Office
19 57 (13.70%) Financial Institution
19 57 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
20 56 (13.46%) ServiceNow
20 56 (13.46%) Business Continuity
21 53 (12.74%) Business Continuity Management
22 52 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
23 50 (12.02%) DHCP
24 48 (11.54%) Windows 8
25 47 (11.30%) VPN

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 89 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 42 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (3.37%) IBM Notes
4 14 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.92%) WorkSite
8 6 (1.44%) IIS
9 5 (1.20%) Lync
10 2 (0.48%) Apache
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.24%) Drupal
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.24%) WordPress
11 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.24%) GroupWise
Applications
1 171 (41.11%) MS Office
2 105 (25.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.48%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.40%) Office 365
2 3 (0.72%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.42%) TCP/IP
2 50 (12.02%) DHCP
3 47 (11.30%) VPN
4 43 (10.34%) DNS
5 30 (7.21%) WAN
5 30 (7.21%) LAN
6 18 (4.33%) Network Security
7 16 (3.85%) Firewall
7 16 (3.85%) IP Telephony
8 12 (2.88%) VoIP
8 12 (2.88%) Ethernet
9 11 (2.64%) Wireless
10 10 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.68%) ADSL
12 6 (1.44%) Internet
13 5 (1.20%) SSL
14 4 (0.96%) Broadband
14 4 (0.96%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (0.72%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
2 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Ant
General
1 140 (33.65%) Finance
2 72 (17.31%) Banking
3 62 (14.90%) Investment Banking
4 59 (14.18%) Front Office
5 57 (13.70%) Financial Institution
6 32 (7.69%) Law
7 24 (5.77%) Legal
8 9 (2.16%) Retail
9 8 (1.92%) Back Office
10 7 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.48%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.16%) .NET
2 5 (1.20%) LINQ
2 5 (1.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.20%) HTML
3 4 (0.96%) COM
3 4 (0.96%) CSS
3 4 (0.96%) XML
3 4 (0.96%) Ajax
3 4 (0.96%) jQuery
3 4 (0.96%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 127 (30.53%) Blackberry
2 22 (5.29%) Hedge funds
3 18 (4.33%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (4.09%) iPhone
4 17 (4.09%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.37%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.40%) iPad
8 6 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.44%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.20%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.20%) iSeries
9 5 (1.20%) BYOD
10 4 (0.96%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.72%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.72%) SecurID
12 2 (0.48%) Replication
12 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 328 (78.85%) Windows
2 242 (58.17%) Windows 7
3 89 (21.39%) Windows XP
4 57 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 40 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.81%) Windows Vista
8 19 (4.57%) Android
9 18 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.40%) Linux
11 8 (1.92%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.48%) UNIX
14 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (40.87%) ITIL
2 67 (16.11%) Service Management
3 62 (14.90%) Service Delivery
4 56 (13.46%) Business Continuity
5 53 (12.74%) Business Continuity Management
6 22 (5.29%) Document Management
7 14 (3.37%) Investment Management
8 11 (2.64%) Asset Management
9 10 (2.40%) Incident Management
9 10 (2.40%) CRM
9 10 (2.40%) Software Delivery
10 9 (2.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (2.16%) Information Security
11 8 (1.92%) Security Patching
12 7 (1.68%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (1.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (1.44%) ITIL V3
14 5 (1.20%) Web Development
14 5 (1.20%) Fund Management
14 5 (1.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (9.38%) SQL
2 7 (1.68%) C
3 6 (1.44%) VB
4 5 (1.20%) C#
5 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.72%) Perl
6 3 (0.72%) VBA
7 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 101 (24.28%) MCP
2 83 (19.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (16.11%) MCSE
4 44 (10.58%) Degree
5 22 (5.29%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.88%) MCDST
7 6 (1.44%) MCITP
7 6 (1.44%) MCSA
7 6 (1.44%) MOS
8 3 (0.72%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.48%) CCNA
9 2 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.48%) CCAA
9 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) ACSP
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.24%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 287 (68.99%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.61%) XenApp
4 12 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (10.58%) SCCM
2 12 (2.88%) WSUS
3 8 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.24%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 246 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 73 (17.55%) Citrix
3 56 (13.46%) ServiceNow
4 41 (9.86%) VMware
5 37 (8.89%) Apple
6 30 (7.21%) HP
7 25 (6.01%) Bloomberg
8 20 (4.81%) Reuters
9 17 (4.09%) Remedy
9 17 (4.09%) Avaya
10 14 (3.37%) Lotus
11 11 (2.64%) Dell
11 11 (2.64%) Cisco
11 11 (2.64%) McAfee
11 11 (2.64%) SonicWALL
12 10 (2.40%) Sophos
12 10 (2.40%) CA
13 9 (2.16%) Fidessa
14 8 (1.92%) Interwoven
14 8 (1.92%) Adobe
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