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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 75 84
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £23,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.12%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
604 686 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.21% 96.76% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 513 572 737
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First

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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) VMware