Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Desktop Support Analyst
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 131 134
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.35% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00% +31.58%
South East median annual salary £27,500 £28,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year -3.51% +10.68% +3.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1382 2036 1980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.08% 98.31% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1785 1766
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Analyst in Kent

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Desktop Support Analyst in Kent

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 1 - -
Desktop Support Analyst
South East

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Kent region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) FirePass

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) FirePass
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos