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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 479 514 498
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 136 99 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 90 103
Average salary £31,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,825 £24,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £42,650 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -9.43%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 +19 51 £40,250 +34.16% 2
Westminster - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £23,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 192 (78.69%) Windows
2 153 (62.70%) Active Directory
3 140 (57.38%) Windows 7
4 131 (53.69%) Microsoft
5 120 (49.18%) MS Office
6 113 (46.31%) ITIL
7 97 (39.75%) Blackberry
8 87 (35.66%) Finance
9 75 (30.74%) MS Excel
10 67 (27.46%) Windows XP
11 61 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 60 (24.59%) Citrix
13 54 (22.13%) MS Exchange
14 52 (21.31%) MCP
15 51 (20.90%) TCP/IP
16 50 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 37 (15.16%) Windows 8
17 37 (15.16%) VPN
18 36 (14.75%) DHCP
19 35 (14.34%) MCSE
20 34 (13.93%) Banking
21 33 (13.52%) Degree
21 33 (13.52%) Apple
21 33 (13.52%) VMware
22 31 (12.70%) LAN
23 30 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
24 29 (11.89%) DNS
25 26 (10.66%) Law
25 26 (10.66%) Investment Banking
26 25 (10.25%) ServiceNow

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 54 (22.13%) MS Exchange
3 21 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.69%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.64%) Lync
7 4 (1.64%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.23%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 120 (49.18%) MS Office
2 75 (30.74%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) assyst
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.41%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.90%) TCP/IP
2 37 (15.16%) VPN
3 36 (14.75%) DHCP
4 31 (12.70%) LAN
5 29 (11.89%) DNS
6 25 (10.25%) WAN
7 15 (6.15%) Network Security
8 11 (4.51%) Firewall
8 11 (4.51%) IP Telephony
9 9 (3.69%) ADSL
10 8 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (2.87%) Wireless
12 5 (2.05%) Broadband
12 5 (2.05%) VoIP
13 4 (1.64%) Extranet
14 3 (1.23%) Internet
14 3 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.82%) SSL
15 2 (0.82%) SMTP
15 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 87 (35.66%) Finance
2 34 (13.93%) Banking
3 26 (10.66%) Law
3 26 (10.66%) Investment Banking
4 25 (10.25%) Legal
5 23 (9.43%) Front Office
6 22 (9.02%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.05%) Retail
9 3 (1.23%) Back Office
10 2 (0.82%) Marketing
10 2 (0.82%) Advertising
10 2 (0.82%) Publishing
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.05%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.82%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 97 (39.75%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.38%) iPhone
2 18 (7.38%) iPad
3 16 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.10%) Fat Client
5 10 (4.10%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.05%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.23%) IVR
7 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Derivative
8 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.41%) Equities
9 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 192 (78.69%) Windows
2 140 (57.38%) Windows 7
3 67 (27.46%) Windows XP
4 37 (15.16%) Windows 8
5 30 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.97%) Android
8 13 (5.33%) Windows Vista
9 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.87%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.46%) Linux
12 1 (0.41%) UNIX
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (46.31%) ITIL
2 24 (9.84%) Service Management
3 20 (8.20%) Business Continuity
4 19 (7.79%) Service Delivery
4 19 (7.79%) Document Management
5 17 (6.97%) Business Continuity Management
6 10 (4.10%) Asset Management
7 9 (3.69%) CRM
8 7 (2.87%) Security Management
8 7 (2.87%) Migration
8 7 (2.87%) Time Management
9 6 (2.46%) Fund Management
9 6 (2.46%) Change Management
9 6 (2.46%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.05%) Problem Management
11 4 (1.64%) Investment Management
11 4 (1.64%) Network Management
11 4 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (1.64%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.64%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.15%) SQL
2 5 (2.05%) Java
3 4 (1.64%) Perl
4 2 (0.82%) VB
4 2 (0.82%) VBA
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (21.31%) MCP
2 50 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (14.34%) MCSE
4 33 (13.52%) Degree
5 16 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.87%) MCDST
7 6 (2.46%) MOS
8 5 (2.05%) MCSA
8 5 (2.05%) CCNA
8 5 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.05%) MCITP
9 4 (1.64%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.41%) HNC
11 1 (0.41%) HND
11 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.51%) SLA
System Software
1 153 (62.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.87%) XenApp
4 4 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
5 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 24 (9.84%) SCCM
2 8 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.64%) WSUS
4 3 (1.23%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.41%) Kibana
6 1 (0.41%) DameWare
6 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.41%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 131 (53.69%) Microsoft
2 60 (24.59%) Citrix
3 33 (13.52%) Apple
3 33 (13.52%) VMware
4 25 (10.25%) ServiceNow
5 22 (9.02%) Bloomberg
6 17 (6.97%) Reuters
7 12 (4.92%) Avaya
7 12 (4.92%) Cisco
8 9 (3.69%) Symantec
9 8 (3.28%) Fidessa
10 6 (2.46%) Mitel
10 6 (2.46%) McAfee
10 6 (2.46%) NetApp
10 6 (2.46%) Dell
10 6 (2.46%) Interwoven
11 5 (2.05%) Oracle
11 5 (2.05%) EMC
11 5 (2.05%) HP
11 5 (2.05%) Remedy
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
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Ofcom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago