The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 215 213 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.062% 0.076% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.079% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Median salary £27,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £23,500 £28,065
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +1.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4717 5044 4838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.37% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3769 4192 4240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Desktop Support Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Coventry +13 2 £28,750 +27.77%
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) CAD
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
1 1 (11.11%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos