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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 176 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £27,365 £20,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.82% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £20,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,250 £19,950
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
3382 3501 3830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.71% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2857 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
Oldham - 1 £31,230 -
Desktop Support Analyst
North West

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
5 7 (41.18%) Time Management
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (35.29%) System Testing
6 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) SNMP
6 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
6 6 (35.29%) Apple
6 6 (35.29%) Internet
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 6 (35.29%) SNMP
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 6 (35.29%) System Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) DameWare
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Apple
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe
4 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (11.76%) Quark
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) BMC