The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Desktop Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support
Rank 84 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.39% 0.69% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.72% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £21,250 £19,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
970 695 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.38% 96.53% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 821 563 807
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,494 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Desktop Support
Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 4 £21,250 +8.97% 1
Desktop Support
Yorkshire

Desktop Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Desktop 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 Desktop Support in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) MCP
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

Desktop Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Desktop 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 Desktop Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago