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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 696 697 703
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 181 163 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 159 140 151
Average salary £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -3.84%
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
100800 96348 100910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83439 80857 86766
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 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
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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 +1 110 £32,000 +10.34% 15
South East -2 27 £23,000 -13.20% 3
West Midlands -12 13 £25,000 +11.11% 3
South West - 12 £22,000 - 1
East of England -21 7 £25,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands 0 4 £31,500 +65.78%
North West -19 4 £25,000 -
Yorkshire -34 4 £26,000 +13.04%
North East - 1 - -
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 323 (86.36%) Windows
2 223 (59.63%) Windows 7
3 206 (55.08%) Active Directory
4 201 (53.74%) MS Office
5 167 (44.65%) Microsoft
6 156 (41.71%) ITIL
7 138 (36.90%) MS Excel
8 131 (35.03%) Windows XP
9 108 (28.88%) Blackberry
9 108 (28.88%) Finance
10 93 (24.87%) Citrix
11 77 (20.59%) MS Exchange
12 76 (20.32%) TCP/IP
13 65 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 64 (17.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 58 (15.51%) DHCP
15 58 (15.51%) SCCM
16 57 (15.24%) Apple
17 55 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 55 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
18 50 (13.37%) DNS
19 48 (12.83%) LAN
20 44 (11.76%) Windows 8
21 43 (11.50%) Law
21 43 (11.50%) VMware
22 41 (10.96%) VPN
23 37 (9.89%) SLA
24 36 (9.63%) WAN
25 34 (9.09%) Legal
26 32 (8.56%) Degree

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 77 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 64 (17.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 22 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (4.01%) Lync
8 10 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.67%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) WorkSite
Applications
1 201 (53.74%) MS Office
2 138 (36.90%) MS Excel
3 27 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (5.35%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.41%) MS Project
6 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.80%) assyst
3 1 (0.27%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Office 365
2 4 (1.07%) SaaS
2 4 (1.07%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (20.32%) TCP/IP
2 58 (15.51%) DHCP
3 50 (13.37%) DNS
4 48 (12.83%) LAN
5 41 (10.96%) VPN
6 36 (9.63%) WAN
7 18 (4.81%) Wireless
8 11 (2.94%) VoIP
9 8 (2.14%) Network Security
10 6 (1.60%) IP Telephony
10 6 (1.60%) Firewall
11 5 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.34%) Broadband
12 4 (1.07%) Internet
12 4 (1.07%) Extranet
12 4 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.80%) PBX
14 2 (0.53%) WLAN
14 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.53%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 108 (28.88%) Finance
2 43 (11.50%) Law
3 34 (9.09%) Legal
4 23 (6.15%) Banking
5 20 (5.35%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.21%) Retail
7 10 (2.67%) Front Office
8 8 (2.14%) Advertising
8 8 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.80%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.80%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.53%) .NET
2 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (28.88%) Blackberry
2 25 (6.68%) iPad
3 23 (6.15%) iPhone
4 18 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.48%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.48%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.87%) SecurID
8 6 (1.60%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.60%) IVR
9 5 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.34%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.07%) Derivative
10 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.80%) User Experience
11 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.53%) PDA
12 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 323 (86.36%) Windows
2 223 (59.63%) Windows 7
3 131 (35.03%) Windows XP
4 65 (17.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 22 (5.88%) Android
8 19 (5.08%) Mac OS X
9 12 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.87%) Mac OS
10 7 (1.87%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.87%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.27%) Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (41.71%) ITIL
2 27 (7.22%) Service Management
3 23 (6.15%) Document Management
4 17 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 14 (3.74%) Time Management
6 13 (3.48%) Incident Management
7 10 (2.67%) ITSM
7 10 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (1.87%) Software Deployment
8 7 (1.87%) Problem Management
8 7 (1.87%) Change Management
8 7 (1.87%) Security Management
8 7 (1.87%) Migration
8 7 (1.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (1.34%) Project Management
9 5 (1.34%) Project Planning
9 5 (1.34%) Data Protection
10 4 (1.07%) Fund Management
10 4 (1.07%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (1.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.28%) SQL
2 4 (1.07%) Java
3 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.53%) C#
4 2 (0.53%) VB
5 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.56%) Degree
3 26 (6.95%) MCP
4 20 (5.35%) MCSE
5 17 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.94%) MOS
6 11 (2.94%) MCSA
7 6 (1.60%) A+ Certification
7 6 (1.60%) MCDST
7 6 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.34%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.80%) CCNA
9 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.53%) MCTS
10 2 (0.53%) MCITP
11 1 (0.27%) HNC
11 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.89%) SLA
System Software
1 206 (55.08%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.48%) XenApp
4 8 (2.14%) vSphere
5 6 (1.60%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 58 (15.51%) SCCM
2 12 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.34%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.07%) ZENworks
5 3 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.27%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.27%) DameWare
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 167 (44.65%) Microsoft
2 93 (24.87%) Citrix
3 57 (15.24%) Apple
4 43 (11.50%) VMware
5 28 (7.49%) Bloomberg
6 25 (6.68%) Cisco
7 24 (6.42%) Avaya
7 24 (6.42%) Reuters
8 17 (4.55%) Symantec
9 11 (2.94%) Oracle
10 10 (2.67%) Juniper
10 10 (2.67%) BMC
10 10 (2.67%) Lotus
10 10 (2.67%) Mitel
11 9 (2.41%) HP
11 9 (2.41%) Dell
12 8 (2.14%) Remedy
13 7 (1.87%) AppSense
13 7 (1.87%) Altiris
13 7 (1.87%) ServiceNow
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