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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 392 431 405
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 56 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 36
Average salary £25,250 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Surrey +20 20 £26,583 -31.83% 2
Kent +12 12 £24,542 -1.83%
East Sussex - 10 £18,500 - 1
Hampshire +25 6 £25,500 -8.60%
Berkshire -7 6 £27,250 -6.03% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £26,750 +40.78%
Oxfordshire -5 1 £37,000 +108.45% 1
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 65 (74.71%) Windows
1 65 (74.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (40.23%) Windows 7
2 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
3 32 (36.78%) MS Office
3 32 (36.78%) ITIL
4 31 (35.63%) Active Directory
5 27 (31.03%) Office 365
6 26 (29.89%) Windows XP
7 24 (27.59%) Windows 8
8 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (25.29%) SLA
8 22 (25.29%) Android
9 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (24.14%) Apple iOS
10 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
11 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
12 17 (19.54%) Service Management
13 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
14 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
14 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (14.94%) Driving Licence
15 12 (13.79%) Finance
15 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
15 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
15 12 (13.79%) Citrix
16 11 (12.64%) DNS
16 11 (12.64%) Blackberry
17 10 (11.49%) Firewall
17 10 (11.49%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (36.78%) MS Office
2 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.64%) DNS
3 10 (11.49%) Firewall
4 8 (9.20%) DHCP
4 8 (9.20%) VPN
5 5 (5.75%) VoIP
6 3 (3.45%) Skype
7 2 (2.30%) 3G
7 2 (2.30%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.15%) LAN
8 1 (1.15%) WAN
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Local Government
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Driving Licence
2 11 (12.64%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.20%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.60%) iPhone
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 65 (74.71%) Windows
2 35 (40.23%) Windows 7
2 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
3 26 (29.89%) Windows XP
4 24 (27.59%) Windows 8
5 22 (25.29%) Android
5 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (24.14%) Apple iOS
7 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.54%) Service Management
4 9 (10.34%) Patch Management
5 8 (9.20%) ITSM
5 8 (9.20%) Line Management
6 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.90%) Server Patching
7 5 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.75%) Web Filtering
8 2 (2.30%) Analytics
8 2 (2.30%) Change Control
8 2 (2.30%) Network Management
8 2 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.30%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.15%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.15%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.15%) ERP
9 1 (1.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.15%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) MCSE
4 9 (10.34%) Degree
4 9 (10.34%) MCDST
5 8 (9.20%) MCP
6 6 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (5.75%) MCSA
8 2 (2.30%) CCNA
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.29%) SLA
2 6 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (35.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) Citrix
3 9 (10.34%) VMware
4 8 (9.20%) Cisco
5 5 (5.75%) Juniper
5 5 (5.75%) Mitel
6 4 (4.60%) Avaya
6 4 (4.60%) Polycom
7 3 (3.45%) Apple
7 3 (3.45%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.30%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.30%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.30%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.30%) Lotus
8 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.30%) Sophos
8 2 (2.30%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky
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