The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 164 191 185
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.076% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.079% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
Desktop Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (38.10%) IIS
3 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
5 6 (28.57%) SNMP
5 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 6 (28.57%) Apple
5 6 (28.57%) System Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 4 (19.05%) Skype
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
1 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 6 (28.57%) SNMP
4 4 (19.05%) Skype
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Time Management
2 6 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Apple
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe
4 2 (9.52%) LANDesk
4 2 (9.52%) Quark
5 1 (4.76%) BMC