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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 559 481 546
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 98 186 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 82 169 159
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 -3 15 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Bromley - 5 £22,500 -
Uxbridge +6 2 £25,000 -36.70%
Rainham - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £28,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £32,500 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 191 (86.43%) Windows
2 142 (64.25%) Active Directory
3 106 (47.96%) MS Office
4 102 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 101 (45.70%) Windows 7
6 61 (27.60%) Citrix
7 56 (25.34%) Windows Server
8 53 (23.98%) Finance
9 47 (21.27%) MS Excel
10 46 (20.81%) ITIL
11 43 (19.46%) MS Exchange
11 43 (19.46%) VMware
11 43 (19.46%) SCCM
12 37 (16.74%) Bloomberg
12 37 (16.74%) Blackberry
13 36 (16.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (15.38%) Android
15 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (12.67%) Degree
16 28 (12.67%) Legal
17 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (12.22%) Windows 8
18 26 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (10.86%) SQL
20 23 (10.41%) Cisco
21 21 (9.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 21 (9.50%) Windows XP
21 21 (9.50%) Office 365
22 20 (9.05%) VPN
22 20 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (19.46%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.71%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 106 (47.96%) MS Office
2 47 (21.27%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.05%) VPN
2 17 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.24%) DNS
4 15 (6.79%) DHCP
4 15 (6.79%) LAN
5 13 (5.88%) WAN
6 11 (4.98%) Internet
7 9 (4.07%) SAN
8 8 (3.62%) VoIP
9 7 (3.17%) Firewall
10 6 (2.71%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.36%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.90%) FTP
12 2 (0.90%) MPLS
12 2 (0.90%) NAS
12 2 (0.90%) PBX
13 1 (0.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 53 (23.98%) Finance
2 28 (12.67%) Legal
3 20 (9.05%) Law
4 18 (8.14%) Banking
5 9 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.36%) Back Office
8 3 (1.36%) Front Office
9 2 (0.90%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) iGaming
10 1 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.17%) .NET
2 6 (2.71%) X-Windows
3 5 (2.26%) HTML
3 5 (2.26%) XML
4 3 (1.36%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.74%) Blackberry
2 14 (6.33%) Hedge funds
2 14 (6.33%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.62%) iPhone
6 7 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.26%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.81%) iPad
9 3 (1.36%) Fintech
10 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.90%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.45%) Handset
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 191 (86.43%) Windows
2 101 (45.70%) Windows 7
3 56 (25.34%) Windows Server
4 36 (16.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (15.38%) Android
6 27 (12.22%) Windows 8
7 26 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (9.50%) Windows XP
9 20 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (7.69%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.36%) Linux
13 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.81%) ITIL
2 17 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 9 (4.07%) Document Management
3 9 (4.07%) Wealth Management
4 5 (2.26%) ISMS
5 4 (1.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (1.81%) CRM
5 4 (1.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (1.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (1.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (1.81%) Time Management
5 4 (1.81%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (1.81%) Validation
6 3 (1.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (1.36%) ITIL V3
7 2 (0.90%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.90%) Fund Management
7 2 (0.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (0.90%) Line Management
7 2 (0.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.86%) SQL
2 9 (4.07%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.17%) VB.NET
4 6 (2.71%) C
5 2 (0.90%) VBA
5 2 (0.90%) VBScript
6 1 (0.45%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (12.67%) Degree
2 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.33%) MCSE
4 13 (5.88%) MCP
5 8 (3.62%) MCSA
6 7 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.17%) MCDST
7 6 (2.71%) CCNA
7 6 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.81%) MOS
9 2 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.45%) CCNP
10 1 (0.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.79%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 142 (64.25%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.62%) XenApp
4 5 (2.26%) vSphere
5 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (19.46%) SCCM
2 3 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.36%) DameWare
3 1 (0.45%) Casper Suite
3 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 61 (27.60%) Citrix
3 43 (19.46%) VMware
4 37 (16.74%) Bloomberg
5 23 (10.41%) Cisco
6 13 (5.88%) iManage
7 12 (5.43%) HP
8 11 (4.98%) Reuters
9 10 (4.52%) Apple
10 7 (3.17%) Dell
11 6 (2.71%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.71%) Avaya
12 3 (1.36%) Intel
12 3 (1.36%) Symantec
13 2 (0.90%) Adobe
13 2 (0.90%) Juniper
13 2 (0.90%) Mitel
13 2 (0.90%) NetApp
13 2 (0.90%) Progress
13 2 (0.90%) Wyse
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