The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 29.41% 50.00% 49.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.95% 100.00% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 17
Average salary £22,000 £29,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £41,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Doncaster region.

Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 37.25% 50.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 18
Average salary £22,000 £29,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Doncaster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Windows
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Windows Salary Trend in Doncaster

Windows
Salary Histogram in Doncaster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Doncaster region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Doncaster

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Windows also 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 that cited Windows.

1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) MS Office
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 10 (37.04%) Electronics
5 10 (37.04%) Military
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Migration
8 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (18.52%) Siemens
9 5 (18.52%) Sage
9 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) MySQL
10 4 (14.81%) MS Project
10 4 (14.81%) HND

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Windows also 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 that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
4 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) VoIP
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.70%) Toad
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (37.04%) Electronics
1 10 (37.04%) Military
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) IT Support Technician
1 8 (29.63%) Support Technician
1 8 (29.63%) IT Support
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) ICT Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) CSS3
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) Social Media
1 2 (7.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Content Management
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Test Management
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) HND
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Siemens
3 5 (18.52%) Sage
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) NetApp
4 4 (14.81%) Becrypt
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) CA
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat