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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 709 679 728
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 170 155 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 132 149
Average salary £28,625 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.01% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -29 102 £31,500 +6.77% 7
South East -6 33 £24,000 -4.00% 2
South West -5 8 £23,888 +22.50% 3
Yorkshire -33 8 £25,500 +41.66% 2
East Midlands -14 5 £31,500 +65.78% 2
West Midlands -23 5 £25,000 -1.96% 1
East of England -20 4 £25,500 +13.33% 1
North East - 4 - -
North West -20 2 £21,500 -3.37%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 338 (86.22%) Windows
2 241 (61.48%) Windows 7
3 216 (55.10%) MS Office
4 207 (52.81%) Active Directory
5 173 (44.13%) Microsoft
6 160 (40.82%) ITIL
7 156 (39.80%) MS Excel
8 150 (38.27%) Windows XP
9 117 (29.85%) Finance
10 107 (27.30%) Blackberry
11 90 (22.96%) Citrix
12 78 (19.90%) TCP/IP
13 68 (17.35%) Apple
14 63 (16.07%) MS Exchange
15 59 (15.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 57 (14.54%) DHCP
17 56 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 56 (14.29%) SCCM
18 51 (13.01%) Law
19 48 (12.24%) Windows 8
20 46 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
20 46 (11.73%) DNS
21 42 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
21 42 (10.71%) LAN
22 40 (10.20%) VPN
23 38 (9.69%) VMware
24 37 (9.44%) Service Management
25 34 (8.67%) Legal
26 33 (8.42%) WAN
26 33 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 63 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 59 (15.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 29 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.08%) Lync
6 15 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (2.81%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.02%) WorkSite
Applications
1 216 (55.10%) MS Office
2 156 (39.80%) MS Excel
3 33 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.06%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.26%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.51%) assyst
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.81%) Office 365
2 4 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (19.90%) TCP/IP
2 57 (14.54%) DHCP
3 46 (11.73%) DNS
4 42 (10.71%) LAN
5 40 (10.20%) VPN
6 33 (8.42%) WAN
7 16 (4.08%) Wireless
8 11 (2.81%) Internet
9 9 (2.30%) VoIP
9 9 (2.30%) Network Security
10 8 (2.04%) Firewall
11 6 (1.53%) IMAP4
12 5 (1.28%) Broadband
12 5 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.28%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.77%) 3G
15 2 (0.51%) NAS
15 2 (0.51%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 117 (29.85%) Finance
2 51 (13.01%) Law
3 34 (8.67%) Legal
4 24 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 20 (5.10%) Banking
6 12 (3.06%) Back Office
7 11 (2.81%) Retail
8 8 (2.04%) Front Office
9 6 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.02%) Advertising
11 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.77%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.02%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (27.30%) Blackberry
2 23 (5.87%) iPad
3 21 (5.36%) iPhone
4 19 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.30%) IVR
6 9 (2.30%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.53%) Derivative
7 6 (1.53%) SecurID
7 6 (1.53%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.53%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.28%) PDA
9 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.77%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.77%) User Experience
11 2 (0.51%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 338 (86.22%) Windows
2 241 (61.48%) Windows 7
3 150 (38.27%) Windows XP
4 56 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (12.24%) Windows 8
6 46 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (5.87%) Android
8 20 (5.10%) Mac OS X
9 15 (3.83%) Windows Vista
10 12 (3.06%) Apple iOS
10 12 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.04%) Linux
12 7 (1.79%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.53%) Fedora
14 5 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (40.82%) ITIL
2 37 (9.44%) Service Management
3 24 (6.12%) Document Management
4 17 (4.34%) ITSM
5 16 (4.08%) Asset Management
6 11 (2.81%) Incident Management
7 10 (2.55%) Time Management
8 9 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (2.30%) Investment Management
8 9 (2.30%) Software Deployment
9 8 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (2.04%) Fund Management
10 7 (1.79%) Problem Management
11 6 (1.53%) Network Management
11 6 (1.53%) Change Management
12 5 (1.28%) Migration
12 5 (1.28%) Configuration Management
12 5 (1.28%) Project Planning
13 4 (1.02%) Line Management
13 4 (1.02%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.12%) SQL
2 10 (2.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.02%) VB
4 3 (0.77%) VBScript
5 2 (0.51%) Java
5 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (7.91%) Degree
3 28 (7.14%) MCP
4 17 (4.34%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (4.08%) MOS
6 13 (3.32%) MCSE
7 11 (2.81%) MCSA
8 8 (2.04%) MCDST
8 8 (2.04%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.51%) MCITP
11 1 (0.26%) HNC
11 1 (0.26%) HND
11 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.26%) CCNA
11 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) MCTS
11 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.26%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 207 (52.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.10%) XenApp
3 19 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.55%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.53%) vSphere
5 6 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.28%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (14.29%) SCCM
2 14 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.02%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.26%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 173 (44.13%) Microsoft
2 90 (22.96%) Citrix
3 68 (17.35%) Apple
4 38 (9.69%) VMware
5 23 (5.87%) Bloomberg
5 23 (5.87%) Cisco
6 22 (5.61%) Avaya
7 21 (5.36%) HP
7 21 (5.36%) Symantec
8 20 (5.10%) Dell
9 18 (4.59%) Reuters
10 14 (3.57%) BMC
11 11 (2.81%) Lotus
12 10 (2.55%) Mitel
12 10 (2.55%) Oracle
13 9 (2.30%) Altiris
14 8 (2.04%) Juniper
14 8 (2.04%) Kofax
14 8 (2.04%) Remedy
15 6 (1.53%) AppSense
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