The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Analyst
UK / England
Rank 726 704 684
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 107 217 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 94 185 223
Median salary £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.12%

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 63 £30,000 -7.69% 8
South East +15 26 £25,000 -2.91% 4
South West +22 7 £24,000 -12.72% 1
West Midlands +30 4 £26,750 +18.88%
Yorkshire +24 3 £25,000 +3.09%
North West -9 2 £21,000 -10.63%
East of England +6 1 £22,500 -4.25%
East Midlands -1 1 £28,500 +26.66%
Desktop Support Analyst
UK

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Desktop Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 228 (84.44%) Windows
2 155 (57.41%) Microsoft
3 143 (52.96%) Active Directory
4 131 (48.52%) MS Office
5 120 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 82 (30.37%) MS Excel
7 77 (28.52%) ITIL
8 76 (28.15%) Windows 10
9 65 (24.07%) Windows Server
10 60 (22.22%) Office 365
11 52 (19.26%) MS Exchange
12 51 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (17.41%) TCP/IP
13 47 (17.41%) Finance
14 46 (17.04%) Windows 8
15 45 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 40 (14.81%) Citrix
17 39 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
17 39 (14.44%) Apple
18 37 (13.70%) VMware
19 33 (12.22%) MCP
20 29 (10.74%) Windows XP
21 28 (10.37%) MCSE
21 28 (10.37%) DHCP
21 28 (10.37%) Service Management
21 28 (10.37%) Law
22 27 (10.00%) Mac OS X
23 26 (9.63%) DNS
23 26 (9.63%) Smartphone
24 25 (9.26%) SCCM

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (19.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.22%) IBM Domino
7 5 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.48%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.74%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 131 (48.52%) MS Office
2 82 (30.37%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.48%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 60 (22.22%) Office 365
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.85%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.37%) G Suite
5 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.41%) TCP/IP
2 28 (10.37%) DHCP
3 26 (9.63%) DNS
4 18 (6.67%) LAN
5 16 (5.93%) Firewall
5 16 (5.93%) VoIP
5 16 (5.93%) VPN
6 15 (5.56%) WAN
6 15 (5.56%) Wireless
7 9 (3.33%) Internet
8 7 (2.59%) SAN
9 5 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.85%) VLAN
10 4 (1.48%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.48%) PBX
10 4 (1.48%) WLAN
11 3 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.11%) Intranet
11 3 (1.11%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) FrontPage
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
1 2 (0.74%) MSI
General
1 47 (17.41%) Finance
2 28 (10.37%) Law
3 23 (8.52%) Legal
4 11 (4.07%) Banking
5 7 (2.59%) Advertising
6 3 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Automotive
7 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.63%) Smartphone
2 16 (5.93%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.44%) BYOD
4 12 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 12 (4.44%) iPhone
5 10 (3.70%) iPad
6 8 (2.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.22%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.85%) User Experience
10 4 (1.48%) Biotechnology
10 4 (1.48%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.48%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.74%) Derivative
11 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.74%) Replication
11 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 228 (84.44%) Windows
2 120 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 76 (28.15%) Windows 10
4 65 (24.07%) Windows Server
5 51 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (17.04%) Windows 8
7 39 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (10.74%) Windows XP
9 27 (10.00%) Mac OS X
10 24 (8.89%) Android
11 21 (7.78%) Linux
12 16 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (3.70%) Apple iOS
14 9 (3.33%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.85%) Unix
15 5 (1.85%) Windows Vista
16 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (1.11%) CentOS
17 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (28.52%) ITIL
2 28 (10.37%) Service Management
3 17 (6.30%) Incident Management
4 16 (5.93%) ITIL V3
4 16 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (5.19%) CRM
6 13 (4.81%) Asset Management
7 10 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 9 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.96%) Analytics
9 8 (2.96%) B2B
10 7 (2.59%) Investment Management
10 7 (2.59%) Trend Analysis
11 6 (2.22%) Application Packaging
11 6 (2.22%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.85%) Data Analysis
12 5 (1.85%) Document Management
12 5 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.41%) SQL
2 6 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.11%) C
3 3 (1.11%) Python
3 3 (1.11%) R
3 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.22%) MCP
3 28 (10.37%) MCSE
4 12 (4.44%) Degree
5 11 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.59%) MCITP
6 7 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.22%) CCNA
7 6 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.22%) IBM Certification
8 5 (1.85%) HND
8 5 (1.85%) MCDST
8 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.48%) MCSA
9 4 (1.48%) MOS
10 3 (1.11%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.11%) CEH
10 3 (1.11%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.52%) SLA
2 5 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 143 (52.96%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.56%) XenApp
4 10 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 9 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.22%) vSphere
7 4 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (9.26%) SCCM
2 7 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.22%) ZENworks
4 5 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.11%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.74%) SCOM
8 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.37%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 155 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.81%) Citrix
3 39 (14.44%) Apple
4 37 (13.70%) VMware
5 16 (5.93%) Cisco
6 13 (4.81%) HP
7 12 (4.44%) Avaya
8 8 (2.96%) Mitel
9 7 (2.59%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.59%) Reuters
9 7 (2.59%) Sophos
9 7 (2.59%) Symantec
10 6 (2.22%) IBM
11 5 (1.85%) Altiris
11 5 (1.85%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.85%) Veeam
12 4 (1.48%) eSpeed
13 3 (1.11%) Interwoven
13 3 (1.11%) Novell
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