The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 53 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.15% 1.05% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.08% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 4
Average salary £27,500 £21,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -44.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
618 553 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.79% 97.19% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 544 489 466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
South Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (31.58%) vSphere
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) SLA
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Legal
8 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
8 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.79%) Clustering
8 3 (15.79%) Change Management
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (15.79%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) PDA
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Change Management
1 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.26%) Document Management
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow