The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 407 426 422
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 34 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.19% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 16
Average salary £26,750 £24,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.08% +1.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,100 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
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
19713 21727 21070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.98% 95.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 17415 17392
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +7 11 £33,500 +34.00%
Hampshire +12 10 £25,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire +20 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £26,500 +51.42%
Berkshire -15 2 £23,750 -5.00%
West Sussex -4 1 £28,000 +14.28%
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title.

1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 50 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 47 (72.31%) Windows 7
4 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
5 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (44.62%) MS Excel
7 28 (43.08%) Windows 8
8 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (32.31%) MS Exchange
10 20 (30.77%) VMware
11 19 (29.23%) Windows XP
11 19 (29.23%) DNS
12 17 (26.15%) DHCP
12 17 (26.15%) MS Office
13 15 (23.08%) SLA
14 14 (21.54%) WAN
14 14 (21.54%) LAN
14 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (18.46%) ITIL
16 12 (18.46%) SCCM
17 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
18 10 (15.38%) MCP
19 9 (13.85%) Finance
20 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
21 7 (10.77%) VoIP
21 7 (10.77%) Windows Vista
22 6 (9.23%) Life Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (32.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (44.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (26.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) DNS
2 17 (26.15%) DHCP
3 14 (21.54%) LAN
3 14 (21.54%) WAN
4 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.77%) VoIP
6 6 (9.23%) Ethernet
6 6 (9.23%) iSCSI
6 6 (9.23%) NAS
6 6 (9.23%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.62%) Intranet
7 3 (4.62%) Internet
7 3 (4.62%) Firewall
8 2 (3.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.23%) Life Science
1 6 (9.23%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 47 (72.31%) Windows 7
3 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (43.08%) Windows 8
5 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (29.23%) Windows XP
7 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.77%) Windows Vista
9 6 (9.23%) UNIX
9 6 (9.23%) Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL
2 6 (9.23%) Performance Management
2 6 (9.23%) Software Deployment
3 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.15%) Service Management
5 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.08%) Network Management
6 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.54%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.54%) Line Management
7 1 (1.54%) ITSM
7 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
1 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.38%) MCP
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) MCSA
3 6 (9.23%) MOS
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) CA
5 3 (4.62%) AppSense
6 2 (3.08%) Sage
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Remedy
7 1 (1.54%) Mitel
7 1 (1.54%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.54%) Lotus