The median annual salary for a Desktop Support Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 390 435
Rank change year-on-year +32 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 22 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 41
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £26,798 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.35% +7.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Analyst 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 in the South East.

Salary trend for Desktop Support Analyst in the South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Desktop Support Analyst 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 26 June 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
Surrey +28 10 £36,750 +38.24%
Hampshire +22 4 £23,000 -12.79%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £17,500 -30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 3 £23,000 -2.12%
Kent +8 1 £25,000 +14.94%
East Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) Office 365
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
6 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (23.08%) SCCM
8 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.08%) ITIL
8 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 8 (20.51%) LAN
9 8 (20.51%) Windows 10
10 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 6 (15.38%) MCP
11 6 (15.38%) Finance
11 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
12 5 (12.82%) Degree
12 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
12 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.26%) Citrix
13 4 (10.26%) Apple
13 4 (10.26%) MCSE

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) LAN
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) Softphone
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.56%) BYOD
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.51%) Windows 10
6 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.69%) Android
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.13%) Unix
10 1 (2.56%) Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.13%) B2B
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (2.56%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Line Management
6 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.56%) Statistics
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCP
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) MCSA
4 4 (10.26%) MCSE
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.13%) MCDST
6 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) MCTS
7 1 (2.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Apple
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (5.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.56%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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