The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 424 409 426
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 25 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 22
Average salary £23,500 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,400 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +4.25%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20950 20661 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.17% 94.86% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16767 16813 19004
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Oxfordshire - 8 £22,750 -
Berkshire +11 6 £25,000 -7.40% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £23,000 -8.91% 1
Hampshire - 3 £20,500 - 1
Surrey -17 2 £24,250 +5.43% 1
Kent -3 1 £27,500 -8.33%
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 56 (88.89%) Windows
2 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
3 36 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 34 (53.97%) MS Office
4 34 (53.97%) ITIL
5 33 (52.38%) Windows XP
6 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
7 25 (39.68%) MS Excel
8 16 (25.40%) SCCM
9 15 (23.81%) Finance
10 14 (22.22%) Service Management
11 12 (19.05%) Financial Institution
12 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
12 10 (15.87%) SLA
13 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (11.11%) Citrix
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle
15 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
16 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (9.52%) DNS
17 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
17 5 (7.94%) DHCP
17 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
17 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (7.94%) Lync
18 4 (6.35%) Document Management
18 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.94%) Lync
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (53.97%) MS Office
2 25 (39.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.52%) DNS
3 5 (7.94%) DHCP
4 3 (4.76%) PBX
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) Wireless
5 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.17%) NAS
6 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.59%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) VoIP
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.35%) Law
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) SecurID
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (88.89%) Windows
2 36 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 33 (52.38%) Windows XP
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (6.35%) ITSM
3 4 (6.35%) Document Management
4 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.17%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.17%) BCP
6 1 (1.59%) Change Management
6 1 (1.59%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.59%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.76%) MCP
4 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Avaya
4 3 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Websense
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) Veeam
5 1 (1.59%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.59%) IPFX
5 1 (1.59%) GFI Software
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