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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 698 709 714
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 191 144 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 150 126 160
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £19,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,775 £22,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+11.34% -14.42%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +36 124 £31,000 +3.33% 4
South East -3 38 £24,500 - 3
Yorkshire -47 7 £25,500 +41.66% 2
East of England -17 5 £29,000 +28.88% 1
East Midlands -21 5 £19,000 -
North East -2 4 - -
South West -16 4 £28,638 +46.85% 2
West Midlands -12 2 £27,500 +7.84%
North West -17 2 £21,500 -4.44%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 365 (87.11%) Windows
2 252 (60.14%) Windows 7
3 237 (56.56%) MS Office
4 225 (53.70%) Active Directory
5 195 (46.54%) Microsoft
6 176 (42.00%) MS Excel
7 171 (40.81%) ITIL
8 167 (39.86%) Windows XP
9 124 (29.59%) Finance
10 116 (27.68%) Blackberry
11 98 (23.39%) Citrix
12 81 (19.33%) TCP/IP
13 72 (17.18%) Apple
14 69 (16.47%) MS Exchange
15 63 (15.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 62 (14.80%) SCCM
17 60 (14.32%) Windows Server 2008
18 56 (13.37%) Law
19 55 (13.13%) DHCP
20 51 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
20 51 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
21 50 (11.93%) Windows 8
22 45 (10.74%) LAN
23 43 (10.26%) DNS
24 42 (10.02%) VPN
25 41 (9.79%) VMware
26 39 (9.31%) Service Management
27 36 (8.59%) Legal
28 35 (8.35%) MCP
29 33 (7.88%) WAN

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 69 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 63 (15.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 30 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (6.44%) SharePoint
5 21 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (3.34%) IBM Notes
6 14 (3.34%) Lync
7 13 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.95%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 237 (56.56%) MS Office
2 176 (42.00%) MS Excel
3 32 (7.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Revit
6 1 (0.24%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.48%) assyst
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.10%) Office 365
2 4 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (19.33%) TCP/IP
2 55 (13.13%) DHCP
3 45 (10.74%) LAN
4 43 (10.26%) DNS
5 42 (10.02%) VPN
6 33 (7.88%) WAN
7 17 (4.06%) Wireless
8 15 (3.58%) Internet
9 11 (2.63%) VoIP
10 9 (2.15%) Network Security
11 8 (1.91%) IP Telephony
11 8 (1.91%) IMAP4
12 7 (1.67%) Firewall
13 6 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.19%) Broadband
15 4 (0.95%) ADSL
15 4 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (0.72%) 3G
17 2 (0.48%) Intranet
17 2 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.24%) MS Access
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 124 (29.59%) Finance
2 56 (13.37%) Law
3 36 (8.59%) Legal
4 24 (5.73%) Financial Institution
4 24 (5.73%) Banking
5 14 (3.34%) Back Office
6 13 (3.10%) Retail
7 8 (1.91%) Front Office
8 5 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.95%) Advertising
10 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.95%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.48%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 116 (27.68%) Blackberry
2 21 (5.01%) iPad
3 19 (4.53%) iPhone
4 17 (4.06%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (2.39%) Smartphone
6 7 (1.67%) IVR
7 6 (1.43%) SecurID
7 6 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.43%) PDA
7 6 (1.43%) Derivative
7 6 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.72%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.48%) PKI
11 2 (0.48%) New Media
12 1 (0.24%) HP StorageWorks
12 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 365 (87.11%) Windows
2 252 (60.14%) Windows 7
3 167 (39.86%) Windows XP
4 60 (14.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (11.93%) Windows 8
7 28 (6.68%) Android
8 18 (4.30%) Mac OS X
9 17 (4.06%) Windows Vista
10 15 (3.58%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (2.39%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.39%) Linux
13 8 (1.91%) Fedora
14 7 (1.67%) Windows 2000
15 5 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (40.81%) ITIL
2 39 (9.31%) Service Management
3 26 (6.21%) Document Management
4 17 (4.06%) ITSM
5 16 (3.82%) Asset Management
6 13 (3.10%) Incident Management
7 11 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 11 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (2.39%) Time Management
9 9 (2.15%) Investment Management
10 8 (1.91%) Fund Management
10 8 (1.91%) Software Deployment
10 8 (1.91%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (1.67%) Project Planning
12 6 (1.43%) Network Management
12 6 (1.43%) Service Delivery
13 5 (1.19%) Change Management
13 5 (1.19%) Configuration Management
14 4 (0.95%) E-Commerce
14 4 (0.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.01%) SQL
2 17 (4.06%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.19%) Java
4 4 (0.95%) VB
5 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.72%) VBScript
6 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.35%) MCP
3 29 (6.92%) Degree
4 20 (4.77%) MCSE
5 18 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (4.06%) MOS
7 12 (2.86%) MCSA
8 11 (2.63%) MCDST
9 9 (2.15%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.72%) MCITP
12 2 (0.48%) CCNA
12 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.24%) MCTS
13 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 225 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.21%) XenApp
3 21 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.43%) vSphere
6 6 (1.43%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.48%) XenServer
9 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 62 (14.80%) SCCM
2 14 (3.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.19%) WSUS
4 5 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.95%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (0.95%) ZENworks
6 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 195 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 98 (23.39%) Citrix
3 72 (17.18%) Apple
4 41 (9.79%) VMware
5 25 (5.97%) Bloomberg
5 25 (5.97%) Cisco
5 25 (5.97%) HP
6 23 (5.49%) Dell
6 23 (5.49%) Symantec
7 21 (5.01%) Avaya
8 19 (4.53%) Reuters
9 14 (3.34%) Lotus
10 13 (3.10%) BMC
11 9 (2.15%) Altiris
12 8 (1.91%) Remedy
12 8 (1.91%) Oracle
12 8 (1.91%) Adobe
13 7 (1.67%) Juniper
14 6 (1.43%) Autodesk
14 6 (1.43%) AppSense
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