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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 529 511 545
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 93 123 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 76
Average salary £33,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £24,888 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+8.48% +11.85%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +13 25 £33,500 +4.68% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £24,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 187 (84.62%) Windows
2 125 (56.56%) Windows 7
3 122 (55.20%) Microsoft
4 121 (54.75%) Active Directory
5 87 (39.37%) MS Office
6 82 (37.10%) Finance
7 65 (29.41%) Citrix
8 61 (27.60%) ITIL
9 56 (25.34%) MS Excel
10 53 (23.98%) Blackberry
11 45 (20.36%) Hedge funds
12 38 (17.19%) Banking
13 37 (16.74%) SharePoint
14 36 (16.29%) Degree
15 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
16 34 (15.38%) SCCM
17 32 (14.48%) Windows XP
17 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (13.12%) Service Management
19 28 (12.67%) MCSE
20 27 (12.22%) SQL
20 27 (12.22%) Law
21 26 (11.76%) MCP
21 26 (11.76%) DHCP
22 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
22 25 (11.31%) Front Office
22 25 (11.31%) Financial Institution
22 25 (11.31%) Computer Science
23 24 (10.86%) Investment Banking
23 24 (10.86%) VMware

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (16.74%) SharePoint
2 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
3 22 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (7.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.71%) Lync
8 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.36%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.36%) IIS
9 3 (1.36%) Apache
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (39.37%) MS Office
2 56 (25.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.36%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.45%) Revit
5 1 (0.45%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.45%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.45%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.76%) DHCP
2 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.24%) LAN
4 13 (5.88%) VPN
5 12 (5.43%) WAN
6 9 (4.07%) Wireless
6 9 (4.07%) Firewall
7 8 (3.62%) DNS
8 5 (2.26%) VoIP
8 5 (2.26%) Network Security
9 4 (1.81%) SSL
9 4 (1.81%) SAN
9 4 (1.81%) VLAN
10 3 (1.36%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.36%) ADSL
11 2 (0.90%) Internet
11 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.90%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.90%) NAS
12 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (9.05%) JIRA
2 3 (1.36%) Ant
3 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 82 (37.10%) Finance
2 38 (17.19%) Banking
3 27 (12.22%) Law
4 25 (11.31%) Financial Institution
4 25 (11.31%) Front Office
5 24 (10.86%) Investment Banking
6 15 (6.79%) Legal
7 5 (2.26%) Back Office
8 4 (1.81%) Retail
9 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.90%) Marketing
11 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
2 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.98%) Blackberry
2 45 (20.36%) Hedge funds
3 25 (11.31%) Computer Science
4 23 (10.41%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.98%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (4.07%) iPhone
7 8 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.17%) iPad
9 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 187 (84.62%) Windows
2 125 (56.56%) Windows 7
3 32 (14.48%) Windows XP
4 19 (8.60%) Windows 8
5 16 (7.24%) Android
5 16 (7.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.17%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.26%) Linux
9 4 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.60%) ITIL
2 29 (13.12%) Service Management
3 22 (9.95%) Service Delivery
4 20 (9.05%) Business Continuity
4 20 (9.05%) Business Continuity Management
5 18 (8.14%) Investment Management
6 9 (4.07%) Information Security
6 9 (4.07%) Asset Management
7 6 (2.71%) Problem Management
7 6 (2.71%) Software Distribution
8 5 (2.26%) Fund Management
8 5 (2.26%) Document Management
9 4 (1.81%) Change Management
9 4 (1.81%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.81%) ISMS
9 4 (1.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (1.81%) Change Control
10 3 (1.36%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.36%) CRM
10 3 (1.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.22%) SQL
2 7 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.36%) C
3 3 (1.36%) VBScript
4 2 (0.90%) C#
4 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) VB
5 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (16.29%) Degree
2 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (12.67%) MCSE
4 26 (11.76%) MCP
5 6 (2.71%) MCITP
6 5 (2.26%) MCSA
6 5 (2.26%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.36%) CCNA
7 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.36%) MOS
8 2 (0.90%) MCDST
9 1 (0.45%) ACSP
9 1 (0.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.81%) SLA
1 4 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (54.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.88%) XenApp
4 6 (2.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.26%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.45%) qmail
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (15.38%) SCCM
2 4 (1.81%) DameWare
3 3 (1.36%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.36%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
5 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 122 (55.20%) Microsoft
2 65 (29.41%) Citrix
3 24 (10.86%) VMware
4 23 (10.41%) Bloomberg
5 21 (9.50%) HP
5 21 (9.50%) ServiceNow
6 20 (9.05%) Atlassian
7 14 (6.33%) Reuters
8 13 (5.88%) Avaya
9 11 (4.98%) Altiris
10 10 (4.52%) Remedy
10 10 (4.52%) Apple
11 9 (4.07%) Dell
12 8 (3.62%) Cisco
12 8 (3.62%) LANDesk
13 6 (2.71%) MobileIron
14 5 (2.26%) IBM
14 5 (2.26%) Adobe
15 4 (1.81%) Bomgar
15 4 (1.81%) Symantec
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