The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 702 715 696
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 193 122 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 153 107 159
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

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 1 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 1 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
(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 +29 119 £31,250 -8.08% 10
South East +18 43 £24,500 - 3
South West -16 5 £32,000 +64.10%
East Midlands -18 5 £19,500 +2.63% 2
East of England -19 5 £46,500 +111.36%
Yorkshire -40 5 £23,000 -10.67% 2
North East +2 4 - - 1
North West -2 4 £25,250 +6.31% 1
West Midlands +6 3 £29,000 +28.88%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 387 (87.56%) Windows
2 252 (57.01%) MS Office
3 250 (56.56%) Windows 7
4 237 (53.62%) Active Directory
5 212 (47.96%) Microsoft
6 183 (41.40%) Windows XP
7 173 (39.14%) MS Excel
8 164 (37.10%) ITIL
9 132 (29.86%) Finance
10 120 (27.15%) Blackberry
11 100 (22.62%) Citrix
12 82 (18.55%) Apple
13 78 (17.65%) TCP/IP
14 71 (16.06%) SCCM
15 64 (14.48%) MS Exchange
16 61 (13.80%) Law
17 60 (13.57%) Windows 8
18 59 (13.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 57 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (11.99%) Microsoft Certification
21 52 (11.76%) DHCP
22 49 (11.09%) Windows Server 2003
23 48 (10.86%) LAN
24 42 (9.50%) DNS
24 42 (9.50%) VMware
25 41 (9.28%) VPN
25 41 (9.28%) Legal
25 41 (9.28%) Service Management
26 36 (8.14%) WAN
27 35 (7.92%) MCP

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (14.48%) MS Exchange
2 59 (13.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (7.01%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.75%) IBM Notes
6 18 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.62%) Lync
8 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.36%) WorkSite
10 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.23%) IIS
12 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 252 (57.01%) MS Office
2 173 (39.14%) MS Excel
3 30 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Revit
6 1 (0.23%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 8 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.17%) Office 365
2 4 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 52 (11.76%) DHCP
3 48 (10.86%) LAN
4 42 (9.50%) DNS
5 41 (9.28%) VPN
6 36 (8.14%) WAN
7 19 (4.30%) Wireless
8 16 (3.62%) Internet
9 12 (2.71%) IP Telephony
10 11 (2.49%) VoIP
11 8 (1.81%) Network Security
11 8 (1.81%) IMAP4
11 8 (1.81%) Firewall
12 7 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.13%) Broadband
14 4 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.90%) ADSL
15 3 (0.68%) 3G
16 2 (0.45%) HTTP
16 2 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.23%) MS Access
2 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 132 (29.86%) Finance
2 61 (13.80%) Law
3 41 (9.28%) Legal
4 28 (6.33%) Banking
5 23 (5.20%) Financial Institution
6 16 (3.62%) Retail
7 15 (3.39%) Back Office
8 10 (2.26%) Front Office
9 8 (1.81%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.90%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.90%) Advertising
12 2 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Marketing
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.68%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.45%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (27.15%) Blackberry
2 19 (4.30%) iPad
3 18 (4.07%) iPhone
4 17 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 17 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.81%) PDA
5 8 (1.81%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.36%) IVR
6 6 (1.36%) SecurID
7 5 (1.13%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.90%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.90%) Derivative
8 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.68%) PKI
10 2 (0.45%) New Media
11 1 (0.23%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.23%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 387 (87.56%) Windows
2 250 (56.56%) Windows 7
3 183 (41.40%) Windows XP
4 60 (13.57%) Windows 8
5 57 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (11.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (7.69%) Android
8 24 (5.43%) Apple iOS
9 22 (4.98%) Mac OS X
10 18 (4.07%) Windows Vista
11 15 (3.39%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.26%) Windows 2000
13 9 (2.04%) Linux
14 8 (1.81%) Fedora
15 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (37.10%) ITIL
2 41 (9.28%) Service Management
3 25 (5.66%) Document Management
4 20 (4.52%) ITSM
5 15 (3.39%) Asset Management
6 14 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (2.71%) Incident Management
8 11 (2.49%) Investment Management
9 9 (2.04%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.04%) Project Planning
9 9 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (1.81%) Problem Management
10 8 (1.81%) Time Management
11 6 (1.36%) Software Deployment
11 6 (1.36%) ITIL V3
11 6 (1.36%) Fund Management
12 5 (1.13%) Release Management
12 5 (1.13%) Network Management
13 4 (0.90%) Capacity Management
13 4 (0.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.20%) PowerShell
2 20 (4.52%) SQL
3 8 (1.81%) Java
4 4 (0.90%) C
4 4 (0.90%) VB
5 3 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (7.92%) MCP
3 29 (6.56%) Degree
4 22 (4.98%) MCSE
5 16 (3.62%) MOS
6 15 (3.39%) MCDST
7 14 (3.17%) MCSA
8 12 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.81%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.90%) MCITP
12 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.68%) CCNA
13 2 (0.45%) MCTS
13 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 237 (53.62%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.56%) XenApp
3 20 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 10 (2.26%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.58%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.13%) vSphere
9 4 (0.90%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.68%) XenServer
11 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.23%) Xen
11 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 71 (16.06%) SCCM
2 16 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.13%) WSUS
4 5 (1.13%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (0.90%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 212 (47.96%) Microsoft
2 100 (22.62%) Citrix
3 82 (18.55%) Apple
4 42 (9.50%) VMware
5 27 (6.11%) HP
6 25 (5.66%) Bloomberg
6 25 (5.66%) Symantec
7 23 (5.20%) Cisco
8 22 (4.98%) Reuters
9 21 (4.75%) Lotus
9 21 (4.75%) Dell
10 19 (4.30%) Avaya
11 13 (2.94%) BMC
12 11 (2.49%) Adobe
13 9 (2.04%) Remedy
14 8 (1.81%) Altiris
15 7 (1.58%) Oracle
16 6 (1.36%) Juniper
16 6 (1.36%) Autodesk
17 5 (1.13%) Kofax
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, medical, life
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Pension, 25 days holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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