The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank - 60 85
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.90% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.93% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £23,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.15%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.05%
Desktop Support
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
474 536 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.93% 96.40% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 421 456 670
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,025 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,085
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in Sheffield

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Desktop Support 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 Sheffield region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Online Betting
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Apple