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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 406 420 412
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 37 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.091% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 32
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £21,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,300 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,638 £22,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -11.00%
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
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
Berkshire +1 12 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Surrey 0 9 £24,000 -4.00%
West Sussex -21 5 £24,500 +11.36% 1
East Sussex - 4 £24,000 -
Kent -4 2 £22,750 -24.16% 1
Hampshire - 2 £37,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £17,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 66 (86.84%) Windows
2 52 (68.42%) Windows XP
3 47 (61.84%) MS Office
4 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
5 42 (55.26%) ITIL
6 36 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 36 (47.37%) Windows 7
7 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
8 20 (26.32%) SCCM
9 19 (25.00%) Finance
10 18 (23.68%) Service Management
11 11 (14.47%) Financial Institution
11 11 (14.47%) HP
11 11 (14.47%) Dell
12 8 (10.53%) Citrix
12 8 (10.53%) Lync
13 7 (9.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (9.21%) Symantec
13 7 (9.21%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (9.21%) ITSM
14 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
15 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
15 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
15 5 (6.58%) Law
15 5 (6.58%) Legal
16 4 (5.26%) VMware
16 4 (5.26%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (10.53%) Lync
2 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) WorkSite
Applications
1 47 (61.84%) MS Office
2 36 (47.37%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) VPN
3 2 (2.63%) Intranet
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.58%) Law
3 5 (6.58%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 66 (86.84%) Windows
2 52 (68.42%) Windows XP
3 36 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) ITIL
2 18 (23.68%) Service Management
3 7 (9.21%) ITSM
4 4 (5.26%) Document Management
4 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.32%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) MCP
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) MCSE
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) MOS
3 1 (1.32%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.95%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) SCCM
2 7 (9.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (9.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) HP
2 11 (14.47%) Dell
3 8 (10.53%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) Symantec
5 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 4 (5.26%) Avaya
5 4 (5.26%) CommVault
5 4 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (1.32%) Veeam
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