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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 378 423 425
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 67 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 50
Median salary £29,000 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £32,550
UK excluding London median salary £26,583 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Surrey +26 28 £27,042 +8.16% 1
West Sussex +8 16 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Oxfordshire -1 7 £25,000 -25.47%
Kent -2 5 £29,000 +1.75%
Buckinghamshire +28 4 £20,500 -22.64% 1
Berkshire +9 4 £29,000 +56.75%
Hampshire +8 2 £26,375 +5.50%
Middlesex - 1 £23,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 118 (90.77%) Windows
2 110 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 71 (54.62%) Active Directory
4 63 (48.46%) Office 365
5 62 (47.69%) Windows Server
6 58 (44.62%) MS Office
7 53 (40.77%) Windows 7
8 47 (36.15%) ITIL
9 43 (33.08%) MS Excel
10 38 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (26.92%) Citrix
12 34 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (23.08%) Apple iOS
13 30 (23.08%) Windows 8
13 30 (23.08%) Android
14 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (20.00%) Firewall
15 26 (20.00%) MCDST
16 25 (19.23%) Windows XP
16 25 (19.23%) MS Exchange
17 23 (17.69%) SCCM
17 23 (17.69%) XenApp
18 22 (16.92%) Hyper-V
19 20 (15.38%) MCSE
19 20 (15.38%) HP
20 19 (14.62%) Blackberry
21 18 (13.85%) MCP
21 18 (13.85%) TCP/IP
22 17 (13.08%) IIS
22 17 (13.08%) Service Management

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 25 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 17 (13.08%) IIS
3 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.38%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (44.62%) MS Office
2 43 (33.08%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 63 (48.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.00%) Firewall
2 18 (13.85%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.23%) DHCP
3 12 (9.23%) DNS
4 8 (6.15%) LAN
4 8 (6.15%) VoIP
4 8 (6.15%) WAN
5 7 (5.38%) Skype
6 6 (4.62%) VPN
7 3 (2.31%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.54%) Internet
8 2 (1.54%) Intranet
8 2 (1.54%) VLAN
9 1 (0.77%) ADSL
9 1 (0.77%) Broadband
9 1 (0.77%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.77%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) MS Access
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Local Government
3 4 (3.08%) Advertising
4 3 (2.31%) Back Office
4 3 (2.31%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.31%) Publishing
5 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.77%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.77%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Blackberry
2 16 (12.31%) Clustering
3 14 (10.77%) Smartphone
4 13 (10.00%) Driving Licence
5 8 (6.15%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) AS400
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.77%) Handset
8 1 (0.77%) iPad
8 1 (0.77%) iPhone
8 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 118 (90.77%) Windows
2 62 (47.69%) Windows Server
3 53 (40.77%) Windows 7
4 38 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (23.08%) Android
5 30 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 30 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (19.23%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.77%) Linux
10 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.15%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Service Management
3 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (6.92%) Server Patching
6 7 (5.38%) Patch Management
7 6 (4.62%) Project Planning
8 5 (3.85%) ITSM
8 5 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.85%) Line Management
8 5 (3.85%) Web Filtering
9 3 (2.31%) ERP
9 3 (2.31%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.31%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (1.54%) Analytics
10 2 (1.54%) Change Control
10 2 (1.54%) Migration
10 2 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (0.77%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (0.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.31%) PowerShell
1 16 (12.31%) VBScript
2 1 (0.77%) SQL
2 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.00%) MCDST
3 20 (15.38%) MCSE
4 18 (13.85%) MCP
5 12 (9.23%) Degree
6 10 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.08%) MCSA
9 3 (2.31%) CCNA
9 3 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.77%) CCDA
10 1 (0.77%) HND
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.77%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) SLA
2 9 (6.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (54.62%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.69%) XenApp
3 22 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.92%) XenDesktop
5 6 (4.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.31%) XenServer
7 2 (1.54%) vSphere
8 1 (0.77%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (17.69%) SCCM
2 17 (13.08%) WSUS
3 4 (3.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 110 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (26.92%) Citrix
3 20 (15.38%) HP
4 16 (12.31%) Dell
5 9 (6.92%) VMware
6 8 (6.15%) Apple
6 8 (6.15%) Polycom
7 7 (5.38%) Cisco
8 5 (3.85%) Juniper
8 5 (3.85%) Mitel
9 4 (3.08%) Symantec
10 3 (2.31%) Avaya
10 3 (2.31%) IBM
11 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.54%) Forcepoint
11 2 (1.54%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.54%) Lotus
11 2 (1.54%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.54%) Tripwire
11 2 (1.54%) Veeam
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