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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 380 420 407
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 52 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 55
Median salary £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,900
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,775
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.94%
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
17924 20063 21921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15240 16498 17406
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
West Sussex +16 19 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 13 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Berkshire +1 6 £27,250 +13.54% 1
Oxfordshire -18 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Surrey +21 3 £35,000 +4.47%
Kent +17 3 £29,000 +16.00%
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 124 (97.64%) Windows
2 98 (77.17%) Active Directory
3 96 (75.59%) Microsoft
4 63 (49.61%) Windows Server
5 59 (46.46%) Office 365
6 55 (43.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (37.80%) MS Office
8 46 (36.22%) Windows 7
9 42 (33.07%) Citrix
10 40 (31.50%) ITIL
11 36 (28.35%) MS Excel
12 33 (25.98%) HP
13 32 (25.20%) SCCM
14 31 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (22.83%) XenApp
16 28 (22.05%) Hyper-V
17 27 (21.26%) Firewall
17 27 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
18 24 (18.90%) IIS
19 22 (17.32%) VBScript
19 22 (17.32%) Dell
19 22 (17.32%) Clustering
19 22 (17.32%) Virtual Environments
19 22 (17.32%) PowerShell
19 22 (17.32%) WSUS
20 20 (15.75%) MCDST
21 18 (14.17%) MCP
21 18 (14.17%) Windows XP
22 17 (13.39%) MCSE

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 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.15%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (37.80%) MS Office
2 36 (28.35%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 59 (46.46%) Office 365
2 3 (2.36%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.26%) Firewall
2 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.24%) VoIP
4 11 (8.66%) DHCP
4 11 (8.66%) DNS
5 10 (7.87%) LAN
6 9 (7.09%) NetScaler
7 7 (5.51%) Skype
7 7 (5.51%) WAN
8 4 (3.15%) VPN
9 3 (2.36%) 3G
9 3 (2.36%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.57%) 4G
10 2 (1.57%) Internet
10 2 (1.57%) Intranet
10 2 (1.57%) VLAN
11 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.79%) NAS
11 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) MS Access
1 1 (0.79%) MySQL
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Back Office
2 9 (7.09%) Online Betting
2 9 (7.09%) Publishing
3 5 (3.94%) Local Government
3 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.15%) Advertising
4 4 (3.15%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Clustering
2 17 (13.39%) Blackberry
3 16 (12.60%) Driving Licence
4 14 (11.02%) Smartphone
5 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.51%) iPad
6 4 (3.15%) iPhone
6 4 (3.15%) Statistics
7 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) AS400
9 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (97.64%) Windows
2 63 (49.61%) Windows Server
3 55 (43.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (36.22%) Windows 7
5 31 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (14.17%) Windows XP
7 17 (13.39%) Windows 8
8 12 (9.45%) Android
8 12 (9.45%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.72%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) ITIL
2 22 (17.32%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (7.09%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.72%) Project Planning
5 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
5 6 (4.72%) Service Management
6 5 (3.94%) Server Patching
7 3 (2.36%) ERP
7 3 (2.36%) Escalation Management
7 3 (2.36%) Project Management
7 3 (2.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.36%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.57%) Investment Management
8 2 (1.57%) Migration
8 2 (1.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (0.79%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.79%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.79%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.79%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.32%) PowerShell
1 22 (17.32%) VBScript
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.75%) MCDST
3 18 (14.17%) MCP
4 17 (13.39%) MCSE
5 10 (7.87%) Degree
6 6 (4.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.94%) MCSA
8 3 (2.36%) CCNA
8 3 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.36%) HND
8 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) CCDA
9 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 98 (77.17%) Active Directory
2 29 (22.83%) XenApp
3 28 (22.05%) Hyper-V
4 15 (11.81%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.09%) XenServer
6 7 (5.51%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.57%) vSphere
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (25.20%) SCCM
2 22 (17.32%) WSUS
3 7 (5.51%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.36%) DameWare
4 3 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 96 (75.59%) Microsoft
2 42 (33.07%) Citrix
3 33 (25.98%) HP
4 22 (17.32%) Dell
5 9 (7.09%) IBM
5 9 (7.09%) VMware
6 7 (5.51%) Apple
6 7 (5.51%) Symantec
7 6 (4.72%) Cisco
8 5 (3.94%) Polycom
8 5 (3.94%) Sophos
9 4 (3.15%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.15%) Mitel
10 2 (1.57%) Veeam
11 1 (0.79%) Adobe
11 1 (0.79%) Avaya
11 1 (0.79%) Sybase
11 1 (0.79%) Wyse
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