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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 70 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.81% 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £19,750 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
IT 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
716 667 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.02% 97.09% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 609 563 401
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IT Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Sheffield

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £139.12 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Final Salary Pension and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago