The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 47 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.36% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Median salary £18,500 £33,750 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.18% +68.75%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
Technical 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
529 719 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.01% 98.76% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 466 629 535
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Sheffield

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) EPoS
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy
5 1 (4.55%) ATM
5 1 (4.55%) SQL

Technical 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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.55%) EPoS
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) VMware