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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 362 441 429
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 58 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 37
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £24,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,250 £24,250
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +4.12%
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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 - 16 £21,500 - 1
West Sussex +28 12 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Surrey +22 10 £26,583 -1.54%
Berkshire +38 9 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Oxfordshire -4 7 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Kent - 2 £29,000 -
Sussex - 2 £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 25 September 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.

1 101 (91.82%) Windows
2 78 (70.91%) Active Directory
3 68 (61.82%) Microsoft
4 50 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 45 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (40.00%) Office 365
7 31 (28.18%) Citrix
8 30 (27.27%) ITIL
8 30 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 27 (24.55%) MS Office
9 27 (24.55%) HP
10 26 (23.64%) MS Excel
11 23 (20.91%) Firewall
12 21 (19.09%) SCCM
12 21 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 19 (17.27%) Hyper-V
14 19 (17.27%) XenApp
15 18 (16.36%) IIS
16 16 (14.55%) Windows 8
17 15 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
17 15 (13.64%) PowerShell
17 15 (13.64%) Degree
17 15 (13.64%) WSUS
17 15 (13.64%) Clustering
17 15 (13.64%) Dell
17 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (13.64%) VBScript
17 15 (13.64%) Windows XP
17 15 (13.64%) VoIP

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 20 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.36%) IIS
3 9 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.73%) Apache
4 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (24.55%) MS Office
2 26 (23.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 44 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (3.64%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Firewall
2 15 (13.64%) VoIP
3 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 9 (8.18%) DHCP
5 9 (8.18%) DNS
6 6 (5.45%) LAN
7 4 (3.64%) Skype
7 4 (3.64%) VPN
8 3 (2.73%) 3G
8 3 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.73%) SSH
8 3 (2.73%) WAN
8 3 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.82%) 4G
9 2 (1.82%) Intranet
10 1 (0.91%) ADSL
10 1 (0.91%) Internet
10 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) MySQL
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Back Office
2 10 (9.09%) Online Betting
2 10 (9.09%) Publishing
3 7 (6.36%) Retail
4 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.73%) Local Government
7 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.91%) Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Law
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Clustering
2 10 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 9 (8.18%) iPad
4 8 (7.27%) Driving Licence
5 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.36%) Smartphone
5 7 (6.36%) Statistics
6 4 (3.64%) iPhone
7 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.73%) Replication
8 1 (0.91%) AS400
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (91.82%) Windows
2 50 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 45 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 21 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (14.55%) Windows 8
7 15 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 9 (8.18%) Windows 10
9 6 (5.45%) Linux
9 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) Android
10 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) ITIL
2 15 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.36%) Server Patching
5 7 (6.36%) Service Management
6 5 (4.55%) Project Management
7 4 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.73%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.73%) Escalation Management
8 3 (2.73%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.73%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (2.73%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.82%) ERP
9 2 (1.82%) ITSM
9 2 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.82%) Project Planning
10 1 (0.91%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 15 (13.64%) VBScript
2 1 (0.91%) Python
2 1 (0.91%) R
2 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.73%) MCP
3 10 (9.09%) MCSE
4 8 (7.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (7.27%) MCDST
5 7 (6.36%) HND
6 5 (4.55%) MCSA
7 2 (1.82%) CCNA
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) CEH
8 1 (0.91%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.91%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 78 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.27%) Hyper-V
2 19 (17.27%) XenApp
3 12 (10.91%) XenDesktop
4 10 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 10 (9.09%) XenServer
5 2 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) SCCM
2 15 (13.64%) WSUS
3 5 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.73%) DameWare
5 2 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 68 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.18%) Citrix
3 27 (24.55%) HP
4 15 (13.64%) Dell
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco
5 10 (9.09%) IBM
6 7 (6.36%) Apple
6 7 (6.36%) Mitel
7 5 (4.55%) Intel Security
7 5 (4.55%) Sophos
7 5 (4.55%) Symantec
8 3 (2.73%) VMware
9 2 (1.82%) Polycom
10 1 (0.91%) Adobe
10 1 (0.91%) Avaya
10 1 (0.91%) Sybase
10 1 (0.91%) Veeam
10 1 (0.91%) Wyse
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