Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £22,000 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.

Support Technician
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 86 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.25% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Sheffield median annual salary £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -36.67%
10th Percentile £20,800 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £23,600 £23,750 £23,350
South Yorkshire median annual salary £21,750 £22,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% -8.16% -5.77%

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%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Sheffield

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Sheffield

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

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

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Support Technician 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft