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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 361 443 427
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 49 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 39
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £20,425 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,950 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
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
15725 21062 21213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 97.03% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13103 17793 16905
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Oxfordshire +39 10 £23,750 -3.06%
Kent +12 9 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +58 8 £19,500 -23.52% 2
West Sussex - 8 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £18,500 -28.84% 1
Surrey +10 6 £26,000 -2.80%
Hampshire +9 1 £20,500 -22.64%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 95 (84.82%) Windows
2 64 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 58 (51.79%) Microsoft
4 47 (41.96%) Windows Server
5 38 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (32.14%) Office 365
7 33 (29.46%) Windows 7
8 30 (26.79%) MS Office
9 29 (25.89%) MS Excel
10 24 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 23 (20.54%) Windows 8
12 21 (18.75%) Finance
13 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (16.07%) Citrix
14 18 (16.07%) MCP
15 17 (15.18%) Firewall
16 16 (14.29%) ITIL
16 16 (14.29%) Windows XP
16 16 (14.29%) HP
17 14 (12.50%) Degree
18 13 (11.61%) Windows 10
18 13 (11.61%) VoIP
18 13 (11.61%) SLA
19 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
19 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (10.71%) Apple
19 12 (10.71%) IBM
20 11 (9.82%) Cisco
20 11 (9.82%) Linux
21 10 (8.93%) 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 24 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.93%) IIS
3 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.36%) IBM Domino
5 4 (3.57%) Apache
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (26.79%) MS Office
2 29 (25.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (32.14%) Office 365
2 8 (7.14%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Firewall
2 13 (11.61%) VoIP
3 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.25%) DNS
5 6 (5.36%) DHCP
5 6 (5.36%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (3.57%) SSH
6 4 (3.57%) VPN
7 3 (2.68%) 3G
7 3 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.68%) Skype
7 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.79%) 4G
9 1 (0.89%) SAN
9 1 (0.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 21 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Back Office
3 6 (5.36%) Online Betting
3 6 (5.36%) Publishing
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.89%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
1 9 (8.04%) iPad
2 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.25%) Statistics
4 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.36%) Clustering
4 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.46%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.57%) iPhone
6 4 (3.57%) Replication
7 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.89%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (84.82%) Windows
2 47 (41.96%) Windows Server
3 38 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (29.46%) Windows 7
5 23 (20.54%) Windows 8
6 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 13 (11.61%) Windows 10
9 11 (9.82%) Linux
10 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.29%) ITIL
2 10 (8.93%) Asset Management
3 9 (8.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.36%) Analytics
5 6 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (4.46%) Project Management
7 4 (3.57%) B2B
7 4 (3.57%) Server Patching
7 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.57%) Service Management
7 4 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (2.68%) Escalation Management
8 3 (2.68%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.79%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 2 (1.79%) Investment Management
9 2 (1.79%) ITSM
9 2 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
1 6 (5.36%) VBScript
2 3 (2.68%) Python
2 3 (2.68%) R
2 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) MCP
2 14 (12.50%) Degree
3 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.93%) MCSE
5 9 (8.04%) HND
6 6 (5.36%) IBM Certification
7 4 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.57%) MCSA
8 3 (2.68%) CEH
9 2 (1.79%) CCNA
9 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.93%) Terminal Services
3 8 (7.14%) XenApp
4 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.36%) XenServer
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.36%) WSUS
3 5 (4.46%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.68%) DameWare
5 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.07%) Citrix
3 16 (14.29%) HP
4 12 (10.71%) Apple
4 12 (10.71%) IBM
5 11 (9.82%) Cisco
6 7 (6.25%) Mitel
7 6 (5.36%) Dell
7 6 (5.36%) Sophos
8 5 (4.46%) Intel Security
8 5 (4.46%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) VMware
10 2 (1.79%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.89%) Avaya
11 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
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