The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 540 530 563
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 106 133 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 114 49
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,375 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
Desktop Support Analyst
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in London

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
City of London +17 20 £33,500 +3.87% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £24,500 -
Brentford - 1 £27,000 -
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 220 (79.14%) Windows
2 183 (65.83%) Active Directory
3 170 (61.15%) Microsoft
4 157 (56.47%) Windows 7
5 115 (41.37%) ITIL
6 111 (39.93%) Finance
7 108 (38.85%) Blackberry
8 101 (36.33%) MS Office
9 67 (24.10%) Banking
10 65 (23.38%) MCP
11 63 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 60 (21.58%) Citrix
12 60 (21.58%) Service Management
13 59 (21.22%) MS Excel
14 57 (20.50%) Investment Banking
15 54 (19.42%) Front Office
16 53 (19.06%) Service Delivery
16 53 (19.06%) MCSE
17 52 (18.71%) Business Continuity
17 52 (18.71%) ServiceNow
18 51 (18.35%) Financial Institution
19 50 (17.99%) MS Exchange
20 49 (17.63%) Business Continuity Management
21 40 (14.39%) Windows XP
22 38 (13.67%) Degree
23 35 (12.59%) TCP/IP
23 35 (12.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
24 32 (11.51%) Hedge funds
25 30 (10.79%) Law
26 29 (10.43%) SCCM

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 50 (17.99%) MS Exchange
2 35 (12.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (7.19%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.16%) WorkSite
7 5 (1.80%) Lync
8 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.08%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Apache
10 2 (0.72%) IIS
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 101 (36.33%) MS Office
2 59 (21.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) Revit
5 1 (0.36%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 27 (9.71%) VPN
3 26 (9.35%) DHCP
4 14 (5.04%) DNS
5 13 (4.68%) Wireless
5 13 (4.68%) Network Security
6 12 (4.32%) IP Telephony
7 11 (3.96%) WAN
7 11 (3.96%) LAN
8 9 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.88%) VoIP
10 7 (2.52%) Firewall
11 5 (1.80%) Broadband
12 4 (1.44%) ADSL
12 4 (1.44%) SSL
12 4 (1.44%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.44%) Internet
12 4 (1.44%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.72%) SAN
14 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (4.32%) JIRA
General
1 111 (39.93%) Finance
2 67 (24.10%) Banking
3 57 (20.50%) Investment Banking
4 54 (19.42%) Front Office
5 51 (18.35%) Financial Institution
6 30 (10.79%) Law
7 20 (7.19%) Legal
8 11 (3.96%) Back Office
9 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.44%) Retail
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) .NET
1 1 (0.36%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 108 (38.85%) Blackberry
2 32 (11.51%) Hedge funds
3 18 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.76%) Mathematics
5 15 (5.40%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (3.60%) iPhone
7 5 (1.80%) iPad
8 4 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 220 (79.14%) Windows
2 157 (56.47%) Windows 7
3 40 (14.39%) Windows XP
4 25 (8.99%) Windows 8
5 18 (6.47%) Android
6 15 (5.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.96%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.24%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.80%) Linux
11 3 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (41.37%) ITIL
2 60 (21.58%) Service Management
3 53 (19.06%) Service Delivery
4 52 (18.71%) Business Continuity
5 49 (17.63%) Business Continuity Management
6 16 (5.76%) Investment Management
7 14 (5.04%) Document Management
8 12 (4.32%) Asset Management
9 10 (3.60%) Information Security
10 8 (2.88%) CRM
11 6 (2.16%) Software Distribution
12 5 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (1.80%) ITIL V3
12 5 (1.80%) Fund Management
13 4 (1.44%) Problem Management
13 4 (1.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (1.44%) Change Control
13 4 (1.44%) Network Management
14 3 (1.08%) Project Planning
14 3 (1.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.12%) SQL
2 4 (1.44%) C
3 3 (1.08%) VBA
4 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.36%) Perl
4 1 (0.36%) VB
4 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (23.38%) MCP
2 63 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (19.06%) MCSE
4 38 (13.67%) Degree
5 15 (5.40%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.24%) MCDST
7 3 (1.08%) MCITP
7 3 (1.08%) MOS
7 3 (1.08%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.08%) MCSA
8 2 (0.72%) CCNA
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) ACSP
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 183 (65.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.96%) XenApp
3 9 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (10.43%) SCCM
2 4 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.08%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (1.08%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.72%) WSUS
5 1 (0.36%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.36%) DameWare
5 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 170 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 60 (21.58%) Citrix
3 52 (18.71%) ServiceNow
4 26 (9.35%) Bloomberg
5 24 (8.63%) HP
6 18 (6.47%) Reuters
7 17 (6.12%) VMware
8 15 (5.40%) Apple
9 13 (4.68%) Avaya
10 12 (4.32%) Atlassian
11 11 (3.96%) Dell
12 10 (3.60%) Altiris
13 8 (2.88%) Remedy
13 8 (2.88%) LANDesk
13 8 (2.88%) Adobe
14 7 (2.52%) Cisco
14 7 (2.52%) IBM
15 6 (2.16%) Fidessa
16 5 (1.80%) Interwoven
16 5 (1.80%) Symantec
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