Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £21,375 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 55 93
Rank change year-on-year -19 +38 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.74% 3.13% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 3.23% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 13
Sheffield median annual salary £21,375 £26,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.79% +20.93% -21.82%
10th Percentile £19,625 £20,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £27,875 £28,975 £28,200
South Yorkshire median annual salary £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +4.65% -14.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 790 991 1267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.06% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 679 828 1123
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,925 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Sheffield

IT Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Sheffield

IT Support Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) X-Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP