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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 107 135 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.92% 21.29% 9.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.11% 62.79% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 127 54
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,325 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
178 215 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.83% 33.91% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 163 200 118
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £100,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

Windows Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

1 114 (51.12%) Microsoft
2 82 (36.77%) SQL
3 72 (32.29%) VMware
4 67 (30.04%) SQL Server
5 64 (28.70%) Active Directory
6 60 (26.91%) MS Excel
7 59 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 57 (25.56%) Citrix
9 52 (23.32%) Linux
10 50 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 49 (21.97%) Finance
12 47 (21.08%) MS Office
12 47 (21.08%) SLA
13 42 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (17.04%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (16.14%) ITIL
16 35 (15.70%) MS Exchange
16 35 (15.70%) SAN
16 35 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 34 (15.25%) vSphere
18 32 (14.35%) Windows 7
18 32 (14.35%) ERP
19 31 (13.90%) .NET
20 30 (13.45%) Manufacturing
20 30 (13.45%) Dynamics NAV
21 29 (13.00%) SaaS
21 29 (13.00%) XenApp
21 29 (13.00%) Sage
22 28 (12.56%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 35 (15.70%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.17%) IIS
2 16 (7.17%) Lync
3 14 (6.28%) Apache
4 13 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.38%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (4.93%) JBoss
7 9 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.35%) nginx
11 2 (0.90%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 60 (26.91%) MS Excel
2 47 (21.08%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (13.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (9.42%) SAP Business One
2 21 (9.42%) Sage 200
2 21 (9.42%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (1.79%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.45%) RMDS
4 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.00%) SaaS
2 20 (8.97%) Office 365
3 8 (3.59%) IaaS
3 8 (3.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.70%) SAN
2 25 (11.21%) TCP/IP
3 18 (8.07%) DNS
4 15 (6.73%) Unified Communications
5 13 (5.83%) Firewall
5 13 (5.83%) DHCP
6 10 (4.48%) WAN
6 10 (4.48%) LAN
6 10 (4.48%) VLAN
7 9 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (3.59%) NAS
9 7 (3.14%) VPN
10 6 (2.69%) HTTP
11 3 (1.35%) VoIP
11 3 (1.35%) Internet
12 2 (0.90%) PABX
13 1 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 1 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.45%) Multicast
13 1 (0.45%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 38 (17.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (7.62%) MySQL
4 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.79%) OLTP
7 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.79%) OLAP
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.35%) Informix
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (4.04%) CppUnit
2 7 (3.14%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.35%) Subversion
5 3 (1.35%) JIRA
5 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.90%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.90%) Maven
7 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.45%) Hudson
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (21.97%) Finance
2 30 (13.45%) Manufacturing
3 18 (8.07%) Legal
4 11 (4.93%) Banking
5 6 (2.69%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Law
6 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.35%) Marketing
7 3 (1.35%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (19.28%) Analyst
2 37 (16.59%) Consultant
3 29 (13.00%) Developer
4 25 (11.21%) Implementation Consultant
5 21 (9.42%) ERP Consultant
5 21 (9.42%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 19 (8.52%) Support Analyst
7 17 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.73%) Server Engineer
8 15 (6.73%) Windows Server Engineer
9 14 (6.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (6.28%) Test Analyst
10 13 (5.83%) Support Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) Server Support
12 11 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (4.93%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.48%) Administrator
13 10 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (4.04%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.90%) .NET
2 12 (5.38%) XML
3 11 (4.93%) WCF
3 11 (4.93%) HTML
4 9 (4.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (4.04%) XSLT
4 9 (4.04%) MFC
4 9 (4.04%) STL
5 8 (3.59%) CSS
6 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.24%) WinForms
7 5 (2.24%) WPF
8 4 (1.79%) Silverlight
8 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (1.79%) Web Services
9 3 (1.35%) Middleware
10 2 (0.90%) Django
10 2 (0.90%) REST
11 1 (0.45%) Express
11 1 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.38%) Thin Client
1 12 (5.38%) Fat Client
2 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.48%) Blackberry
3 10 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.48%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.14%) Clustering
5 7 (3.14%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) DataPower
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.32%) Linux
2 50 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (14.35%) Windows 7
6 24 (10.76%) UNIX
7 22 (9.87%) Windows 8
8 14 (6.28%) Debian
9 11 (4.93%) Ubuntu
9 11 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.93%) SUSE
10 10 (4.48%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (4.48%) Windows XP
10 10 (4.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) AIX
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.45%) Android
11 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.14%) ITIL
2 32 (14.35%) ERP
3 28 (12.56%) Business Analysis
4 27 (12.11%) Change Management
5 22 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (9.87%) GAP Analysis
6 20 (8.97%) Mentoring
7 19 (8.52%) High Availability
8 18 (8.07%) Migration
9 15 (6.73%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.83%) Manual Testing
11 12 (5.38%) Change Control
11 12 (5.38%) Information Security
12 11 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.48%) Web Testing
13 10 (4.48%) Test Planning
13 10 (4.48%) Network Management
14 9 (4.04%) ISMS
14 9 (4.04%) Software Engineering
15 8 (3.59%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (36.77%) SQL
2 28 (12.56%) PowerShell
3 25 (11.21%) Java
4 22 (9.87%) Python
5 20 (8.97%) C++
6 18 (8.07%) PHP
7 15 (6.73%) C#
8 13 (5.83%) C
8 13 (5.83%) Bash Shell
9 12 (5.38%) Perl
10 10 (4.48%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.04%) JavaScript
12 8 (3.59%) VB
13 7 (3.14%) VBScript
13 7 (3.14%) Uniface
14 6 (2.69%) VC++
15 4 (1.79%) AWK
15 4 (1.79%) Tcl
15 4 (1.79%) COBOL
16 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.73%) ISEB
3 12 (5.38%) Degree
4 11 (4.93%) MCSA
5 6 (2.69%) MCP
5 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.90%) GIAC
7 2 (0.90%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (21.08%) SLA
2 9 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.69%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (28.70%) Active Directory
2 59 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (15.25%) vSphere
4 29 (13.00%) XenApp
5 22 (9.87%) Hyper-V
6 19 (8.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 19 (8.52%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (7.17%) XenDesktop
8 15 (6.73%) VMware ESX
9 13 (5.83%) vCloud
10 9 (4.04%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.90%) Xen
11 2 (0.90%) XenServer
11 2 (0.90%) qmail
11 2 (0.90%) KVM
12 1 (0.45%) NFS
12 1 (0.45%) pfSense
12 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (9.42%) SCCM
2 20 (8.97%) SCOM
3 18 (8.07%) SCVMM
3 18 (8.07%) vMotion
4 4 (1.79%) Opsview
4 4 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.35%) Nessus
6 1 (0.45%) WSUS
6 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.45%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.45%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (51.12%) Microsoft
2 72 (32.29%) VMware
3 57 (25.56%) Citrix
4 29 (13.00%) Sage
5 24 (10.76%) Oracle
6 21 (9.42%) SAP
6 21 (9.42%) Pegasus
6 21 (9.42%) Red Hat
7 18 (8.07%) CommVault
8 17 (7.62%) Cisco
9 9 (4.04%) IBM
9 9 (4.04%) Dell
9 9 (4.04%) NetApp
10 8 (3.59%) EMC
10 8 (3.59%) HP
11 7 (3.14%) Northgate
12 6 (2.69%) Pega
13 5 (2.24%) Symantec
14 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.79%) Kaspersky
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