The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 81 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.27% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £46,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,775 £22,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+10.11% -13.46%
Desktop Support Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1038 1034 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.14% 95.65% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 847 843 868
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the Essex region.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Essex

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 2 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
Colchester - 2 £46,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
East of England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft