The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rotherham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 20.59% 31.76% 57.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 9
Average salary £29,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.20% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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 Rotherham region.

Operating Systems Category
Rotherham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 23.53% 35.29% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

Windows
Salary Trend in Rotherham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Rotherham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Rotherham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Rotherham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rotherham

Windows
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rotherham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) C Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) C#
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware