The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 379 425 425
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 58 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 45
Median salary £26,292 £26,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.78% +8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,583 £27,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +10.20%
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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +35 18 £21,500 -18.86%
West Sussex +11 15 £42,500 +63.46% 1
Berkshire +23 10 £27,250 +13.54% 1
Oxfordshire -10 6 £25,000 -3.84%
Surrey +18 4 £26,583 -1.54% 2
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Kent +16 2 £29,000 +16.00%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Desktop Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 123 (96.85%) Windows
2 98 (77.17%) Active Directory
3 88 (69.29%) Microsoft
4 60 (47.24%) Windows Server
5 57 (44.88%) Office 365
6 56 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (32.28%) Windows 7
8 39 (30.71%) Citrix
9 37 (29.13%) ITIL
9 37 (29.13%) MS Office
10 34 (26.77%) MS Excel
11 32 (25.20%) HP
12 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (22.83%) SCCM
12 29 (22.83%) Firewall
13 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
14 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
14 26 (20.47%) XenApp
15 24 (18.90%) IIS
16 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (15.75%) Virtual Environments
17 20 (15.75%) PowerShell
17 20 (15.75%) WSUS
17 20 (15.75%) Dell
17 20 (15.75%) VBScript
17 20 (15.75%) Clustering
18 18 (14.17%) VoIP
19 16 (12.60%) Windows XP
19 16 (12.60%) Windows 8
20 15 (11.81%) XenDesktop

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
2 24 (18.90%) IIS
3 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.36%) Apache
5 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (29.13%) MS Office
2 34 (26.77%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 57 (44.88%) Office 365
2 4 (3.15%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.83%) Firewall
2 18 (14.17%) VoIP
3 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.45%) DHCP
4 12 (9.45%) DNS
5 10 (7.87%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.09%) LAN
7 6 (4.72%) Skype
7 6 (4.72%) WAN
8 4 (3.15%) VPN
9 3 (2.36%) 3G
9 3 (2.36%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.36%) SSH
9 3 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.57%) 4G
10 2 (1.57%) Intranet
10 2 (1.57%) VLAN
11 1 (0.79%) ADSL
11 1 (0.79%) Broadband
11 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.36%) MySQL
2 1 (0.79%) MS Access
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Back Office
2 10 (7.87%) Online Betting
2 10 (7.87%) Publishing
3 7 (5.51%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.36%) Local Government
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Clustering
2 14 (11.02%) Blackberry
2 14 (11.02%) Driving Licence
3 11 (8.66%) Smartphone
4 9 (7.09%) iPad
5 7 (5.51%) Statistics
6 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.15%) iPhone
8 4 (3.15%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) AS400
9 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 123 (96.85%) Windows
2 60 (47.24%) Windows Server
3 56 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (32.28%) Windows 7
5 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.60%) Windows 8
6 16 (12.60%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.09%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.51%) Android
8 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.94%) Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) ITIL
2 20 (15.75%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (7.87%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
5 6 (4.72%) Server Patching
5 6 (4.72%) Service Management
6 5 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.94%) Project Management
6 5 (3.94%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.36%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.36%) ERP
8 3 (2.36%) Escalation Management
8 3 (2.36%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.36%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (2.36%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.57%) Migration
9 2 (1.57%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (0.79%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) PowerShell
1 20 (15.75%) VBScript
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.81%) MCDST
2 15 (11.81%) MCP
3 13 (10.24%) Degree
3 13 (10.24%) MCSE
4 7 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (3.94%) HND
6 4 (3.15%) MCSA
7 3 (2.36%) CCNA
7 3 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) CCDA
8 1 (0.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) SLA
2 6 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 98 (77.17%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
2 26 (20.47%) XenApp
3 15 (11.81%) XenDesktop
4 10 (7.87%) Terminal Services
4 10 (7.87%) XenServer
5 5 (3.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (22.83%) SCCM
2 20 (15.75%) WSUS
3 7 (5.51%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.36%) DameWare
6 2 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 88 (69.29%) Microsoft
2 39 (30.71%) Citrix
3 32 (25.20%) HP
4 20 (15.75%) Dell
5 11 (8.66%) Cisco
6 10 (7.87%) IBM
7 8 (6.30%) Apple
8 7 (5.51%) Mitel
8 7 (5.51%) Symantec
9 6 (4.72%) VMware
10 5 (3.94%) Intel Security
10 5 (3.94%) Sophos
11 4 (3.15%) Polycom
12 2 (1.57%) Veeam
13 1 (0.79%) Adobe
13 1 (0.79%) Avaya
13 1 (0.79%) Sybase
13 1 (0.79%) Wyse
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Pension + Holiday + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: From £25,023 to £28,143 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago