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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 456 518 503
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 151 106 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 99 87
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,325 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +41 65 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Brentford - 1 £26,500 -
Wembley - 1 £23,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 203 (77.78%) Windows
2 171 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 160 (61.30%) Microsoft
4 151 (57.85%) Windows 7
5 128 (49.04%) ITIL
6 115 (44.06%) Blackberry
7 114 (43.68%) MS Office
8 98 (37.55%) Finance
9 68 (26.05%) MCP
10 66 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 62 (23.75%) MS Excel
11 62 (23.75%) Windows XP
12 61 (23.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 57 (21.84%) MS Exchange
14 56 (21.46%) Citrix
15 50 (19.16%) MCSE
15 50 (19.16%) Banking
16 49 (18.77%) TCP/IP
17 45 (17.24%) Investment Banking
18 44 (16.86%) Windows 8
19 42 (16.09%) ServiceNow
20 38 (14.56%) Service Management
20 38 (14.56%) Front Office
21 37 (14.18%) VPN
21 37 (14.18%) Business Continuity
22 36 (13.79%) Degree
22 36 (13.79%) Service Delivery
22 36 (13.79%) Financial Institution
23 33 (12.64%) Business Continuity Management
24 30 (11.49%) Apple

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (23.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 57 (21.84%) MS Exchange
3 23 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.92%) WorkSite
9 4 (1.53%) Lync
10 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 114 (43.68%) MS Office
2 62 (23.75%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) assyst
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.77%) TCP/IP
2 37 (14.18%) VPN
3 30 (11.49%) DHCP
4 28 (10.73%) LAN
5 27 (10.34%) DNS
6 23 (8.81%) WAN
7 17 (6.51%) Network Security
8 15 (5.75%) IP Telephony
9 13 (4.98%) Firewall
10 11 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (4.21%) ADSL
11 7 (2.68%) Broadband
12 6 (2.30%) Wireless
13 5 (1.92%) VoIP
13 5 (1.92%) Internet
14 4 (1.53%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.53%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (1.15%) Extranet
16 2 (0.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 98 (37.55%) Finance
2 50 (19.16%) Banking
3 45 (17.24%) Investment Banking
4 38 (14.56%) Front Office
5 36 (13.79%) Financial Institution
6 23 (8.81%) Law
6 23 (8.81%) Legal
7 9 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.68%) Back Office
9 4 (1.53%) Retail
10 2 (0.77%) Marketing
10 2 (0.77%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.15%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.77%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 115 (44.06%) Blackberry
2 18 (6.90%) iPhone
3 17 (6.51%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (4.98%) iPad
5 11 (4.21%) Thin Client
5 11 (4.21%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.92%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.53%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) IVR
10 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.77%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.38%) Equities
11 1 (0.38%) SecurID
11 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 203 (77.78%) Windows
2 151 (57.85%) Windows 7
3 62 (23.75%) Windows XP
4 44 (16.86%) Windows 8
5 25 (9.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.51%) Android
8 13 (4.98%) Windows Vista
9 9 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.68%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.92%) Linux
13 1 (0.38%) UNIX
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (49.04%) ITIL
2 38 (14.56%) Service Management
3 37 (14.18%) Business Continuity
4 36 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 33 (12.64%) Business Continuity Management
6 20 (7.66%) Document Management
7 11 (4.21%) CRM
8 9 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 9 (3.45%) Investment Management
9 8 (3.07%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (2.30%) Fund Management
10 6 (2.30%) Security Management
11 4 (1.53%) Migration
11 4 (1.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (1.53%) Information Security
11 4 (1.53%) Time Management
11 4 (1.53%) ITIL V3
11 4 (1.53%) Systematic Trading
12 3 (1.15%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.15%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.21%) SQL
2 5 (1.92%) Java
3 4 (1.53%) Perl
4 3 (1.15%) VBA
5 2 (0.77%) C
6 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (26.05%) MCP
2 66 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (19.16%) MCSE
4 36 (13.79%) Degree
5 17 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.45%) MCDST
7 5 (1.92%) MCSA
7 5 (1.92%) CCNA
7 5 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.92%) MCITP
8 4 (1.53%) VCP4
9 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) MOS
9 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.77%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.38%) HNC
10 1 (0.38%) HND
10 1 (0.38%) MCTS
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 171 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.30%) XenApp
4 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (9.58%) SCCM
2 8 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.53%) WSUS
4 3 (1.15%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.38%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) Nagios
6 1 (0.38%) DameWare
6 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 160 (61.30%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.46%) Citrix
3 42 (16.09%) ServiceNow
4 30 (11.49%) Apple
5 28 (10.73%) VMware
6 24 (9.20%) Bloomberg
7 19 (7.28%) Reuters
8 11 (4.21%) Avaya
8 11 (4.21%) Cisco
9 10 (3.83%) Fidessa
10 8 (3.07%) HP
10 8 (3.07%) Symantec
11 7 (2.68%) Interwoven
12 6 (2.30%) Oracle
12 6 (2.30%) Remedy
12 6 (2.30%) McAfee
13 5 (1.92%) Mitel
13 5 (1.92%) Adobe
14 4 (1.53%) SAP
14 4 (1.53%) Dell
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, PMI
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Amsys
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago