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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 685 675 704
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 228 248 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 197 208 175
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,975 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -48 124 £33,500 +6.34% 8
South East +14 55 £25,000 +4.16% 3
South West -5 12 £27,500 +29.41% 1
Yorkshire - 12 £24,500 -
North West +9 11 £20,000 -33.33%
East of England -1 7 £26,000 -3.63% 3
West Midlands -18 4 £23,000 -8.00% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £22,500 -22.41%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 380 (82.07%) Windows
2 263 (56.80%) Microsoft
3 226 (48.81%) Active Directory
4 184 (39.74%) Windows 7
5 177 (38.23%) MS Office
6 129 (27.86%) Citrix
7 125 (27.00%) ITIL
8 116 (25.05%) MS Excel
9 110 (23.76%) Windows Server
10 99 (21.38%) Finance
11 83 (17.93%) VMware
12 80 (17.28%) SCCM
13 76 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 76 (16.41%) Windows 8
14 72 (15.55%) Windows XP
14 72 (15.55%) MS Exchange
15 71 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 70 (15.12%) Android
17 69 (14.90%) Degree
18 62 (13.39%) Blackberry
18 62 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 58 (12.53%) DNS
20 56 (12.10%) Office 365
21 55 (11.88%) TCP/IP
22 51 (11.02%) SLA
23 49 (10.58%) Bloomberg
24 46 (9.94%) DHCP
25 45 (9.72%) SQL
26 44 (9.50%) VPN
26 44 (9.50%) Cisco

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 72 (15.55%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 27 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 24 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (4.10%) Lync
7 11 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.94%) IIS
10 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.22%) CMS
12 1 (0.22%) Confluence
12 1 (0.22%) Kentico
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 177 (38.23%) MS Office
2 116 (25.05%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.22%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.10%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.53%) DNS
2 55 (11.88%) TCP/IP
3 46 (9.94%) DHCP
4 44 (9.50%) VPN
5 37 (7.99%) Firewall
6 36 (7.78%) LAN
7 27 (5.83%) WAN
8 25 (5.40%) Internet
9 24 (5.18%) VoIP
10 13 (2.81%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (2.38%) SAN
11 11 (2.38%) Skype
11 11 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.51%) HTTPS
12 7 (1.51%) VLAN
13 6 (1.30%) SNMP
14 5 (1.08%) Wireless
15 4 (0.86%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.86%) LDAP
15 4 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (4.10%) JIRA
2 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.43%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.43%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 99 (21.38%) Finance
2 29 (6.26%) Banking
3 22 (4.75%) Legal
4 19 (4.10%) Law
5 15 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.73%) Local Government
8 6 (1.30%) Front Office
9 5 (1.08%) Marketing
10 4 (0.86%) Back Office
10 4 (0.86%) Retail
11 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.43%) Advertising
12 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.43%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.38%) .NET
2 4 (0.86%) X-Windows
3 3 (0.65%) HTML
3 3 (0.65%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.65%) XML
4 2 (0.43%) CGI
4 2 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.39%) Blackberry
2 33 (7.13%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (5.83%) Hedge funds
4 26 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.97%) iPhone
7 22 (4.75%) Driving Licence
8 19 (4.10%) Mathematics
9 15 (3.24%) iPad
10 11 (2.38%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.16%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.73%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.51%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.51%) Thin Client
14 6 (1.30%) Handset
15 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.65%) User Experience
17 2 (0.43%) Device Driver
17 2 (0.43%) Fintech
18 1 (0.22%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 380 (82.07%) Windows
2 184 (39.74%) Windows 7
3 110 (23.76%) Windows Server
4 76 (16.41%) Windows 8
4 76 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (15.55%) Windows XP
6 70 (15.12%) Android
7 43 (9.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (6.48%) Apple iOS
10 17 (3.67%) Windows 10
11 12 (2.59%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.73%) Linux
14 5 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.86%) Unix
16 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (27.00%) ITIL
2 37 (7.99%) Service Delivery
3 20 (4.32%) Service Management
4 19 (4.10%) Problem Management
5 16 (3.46%) Incident Management
6 14 (3.02%) ITIL V3
6 14 (3.02%) Time Management
7 13 (2.81%) Line Management
8 12 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (2.59%) Patch Management
8 12 (2.59%) Wealth Management
9 11 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 10 (2.16%) Investment Management
10 10 (2.16%) ITSM
11 7 (1.51%) CRM
11 7 (1.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (1.30%) ISMS
12 6 (1.30%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (1.30%) Server Patching
12 6 (1.30%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.72%) SQL
2 24 (5.18%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.51%) VB.NET
3 7 (1.51%) VBScript
4 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.08%) Perl
6 4 (0.86%) C
6 4 (0.86%) C#
6 4 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.43%) VBA
8 1 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 71 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (14.90%) Degree
3 35 (7.56%) MCSE
4 29 (6.26%) MCP
5 27 (5.83%) MCSA
6 22 (4.75%) SC Cleared
6 22 (4.75%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (2.59%) MCITP
8 9 (1.94%) CCNA
8 9 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (1.94%) MCDST
9 3 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.65%) MOS
10 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CCA
10 1 (0.22%) CCNP
10 1 (0.22%) HNC
10 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.02%) SLA
2 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 226 (48.81%) Active Directory
2 62 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.56%) XenApp
4 17 (3.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.59%) vSphere
6 11 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.94%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.30%) Xen
9 5 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.86%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.65%) XenServer
12 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.43%) Firmware
12 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 80 (17.28%) SCCM
2 9 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.08%) OpenView
4 4 (0.86%) DameWare
5 3 (0.65%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.43%) WSUS
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.22%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.22%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 263 (56.80%) Microsoft
2 129 (27.86%) Citrix
3 83 (17.93%) VMware
4 49 (10.58%) Bloomberg
5 44 (9.50%) Cisco
6 36 (7.78%) HP
7 26 (5.62%) Apple
8 22 (4.75%) Reuters
9 18 (3.89%) Atlassian
10 17 (3.67%) Dell
11 16 (3.46%) Avaya
12 12 (2.59%) Sophos
13 11 (2.38%) LANDesk
13 11 (2.38%) Wyse
14 10 (2.16%) Symantec
15 8 (1.73%) Adobe
15 8 (1.73%) McAfee
16 7 (1.51%) Juniper
16 7 (1.51%) Mitel
16 7 (1.51%) MobileIron
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