The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 68 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.75% 0.99% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.02% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +51.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
IT 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
832 883 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.08% 97.25% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 713 711 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Support within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 6 £21,000 - 1
Sheffield -8 4 £29,625 +13.94%
Barnsley - 2 £23,000 -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (50.00%) MS Office
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
8 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
9 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
9 5 (19.23%) EMC
10 4 (15.38%) Siemens
10 4 (15.38%) Symantec
10 4 (15.38%) Sage
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000
10 4 (15.38%) VoIP
10 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) WatchGuard
10 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) VoIP
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.85%) Security Management
3 1 (3.85%) Information Security
3 1 (3.85%) ISMS
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Siemens
4 4 (15.38%) Sage
4 4 (15.38%) Symantec
4 4 (15.38%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.69%) Lotus
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
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