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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 405 398 428
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 37 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.22% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 13
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,545 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.92%
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
19963 22136 21268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.94% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 17970 17604
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
Hampshire +12 15 £25,000 -25.37%
Oxfordshire +20 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Surrey +6 5 £33,500 +26.41% 2
Berkshire -12 4 £24,750 -1.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £26,500 - 1
West Sussex -5 3 £24,000 -7.69%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
3 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 44 (70.97%) Windows 7
4 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 23 (37.10%) Windows 8
7 22 (35.48%) MS Office
8 19 (30.65%) MS Exchange
9 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (27.42%) VMware
10 17 (27.42%) LAN
10 17 (27.42%) WAN
11 14 (22.58%) DNS
11 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (19.35%) Finance
13 12 (19.35%) DHCP
13 12 (19.35%) ITIL
14 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
14 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (16.13%) SLA
15 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (14.52%) SCCM
17 8 (12.90%) Software Delivery
17 8 (12.90%) CA
17 8 (12.90%) MCP
18 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
19 6 (9.68%) Citrix
19 6 (9.68%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 19 (30.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (35.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) LAN
1 17 (27.42%) WAN
2 14 (22.58%) DNS
3 12 (19.35%) DHCP
4 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.06%) VoIP
6 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
6 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.45%) NAS
6 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.84%) Firewall
8 2 (3.23%) VLAN
8 2 (3.23%) Intranet
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Life Science
2 4 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 44 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (37.10%) Windows 8
5 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.45%) UNIX
9 4 (6.45%) Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Software Delivery
3 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.45%) Software Deployment
4 4 (6.45%) Service Management
4 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.61%) Change Management
6 1 (1.61%) ITSM
6 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.61%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
1 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCP
3 5 (8.06%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) MCSA
4 4 (6.45%) MOS
5 2 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) CA
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) Sage
6 2 (3.23%) AppSense
7 1 (1.61%) Mitel
7 1 (1.61%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Remedy
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