The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank - 67 93
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.84% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.87% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £23,000 £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,875
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.52%
Desktop Support
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 693 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.30% 96.79% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 550 597 805
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (40.00%) Online Betting
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) VMware