The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 187 100 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.73% 13.61% 16.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.99% 55.25% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 170 91 118
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,050 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
317 181 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.44% 24.63% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 276 169 193
Average salary £33,350 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +21 146 £36,750 +37.89% 17
Doncaster -5 16 £29,000 - 1
Rotherham -2 4 £20,500 -18.00% 4
Barnsley -6 3 £23,000 +21.05% 2
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

1 236 (64.48%) Microsoft
2 147 (40.16%) Active Directory
3 137 (37.43%) VMware
4 124 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (31.97%) MS Excel
6 88 (24.04%) SQL Server
7 85 (23.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 75 (20.49%) Citrix
9 75 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 68 (18.58%) SQL
11 67 (18.31%) MCSE
12 66 (18.03%) ITIL
13 61 (16.67%) Linux
13 61 (16.67%) Windows 7
14 58 (15.85%) HP
15 57 (15.57%) SCCM
16 55 (15.03%) MS Office
17 51 (13.93%) MS Exchange
18 48 (13.11%) SAN
18 48 (13.11%) Degree
19 43 (11.75%) TCP/IP
20 42 (11.48%) Hyper-V
21 41 (11.20%) DNS
21 41 (11.20%) Cisco
22 39 (10.66%) Change Management
22 39 (10.66%) Firewall
22 39 (10.66%) Windows 8
23 38 (10.38%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 51 (13.93%) MS Exchange
2 37 (10.11%) IIS
3 30 (8.20%) Lync
4 23 (6.28%) SharePoint
5 21 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (5.74%) Apache
6 17 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (4.37%) Tomcat
7 16 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.73%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.19%) CMS
10 8 (2.19%) WordPress
11 6 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.82%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.55%) Confluence
15 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 117 (31.97%) MS Excel
2 55 (15.03%) MS Office
3 16 (4.37%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.83%) MS Project
4 14 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Magento
2 6 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.37%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Line 500
5 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.46%) Office 365
3 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.11%) SAN
2 43 (11.75%) TCP/IP
3 41 (11.20%) DNS
4 39 (10.66%) Firewall
5 25 (6.83%) DHCP
6 23 (6.28%) VPN
7 21 (5.74%) NetScaler
8 20 (5.46%) Internet
9 19 (5.19%) LAN
10 16 (4.37%) WAN
11 14 (3.83%) HTTP
12 13 (3.55%) VLAN
13 12 (3.28%) LDAP
13 12 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
14 9 (2.46%) NAS
15 8 (2.19%) Wireless
16 7 (1.91%) Unified Communications
17 4 (1.09%) VoIP
18 3 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
18 3 (0.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.38%) MySQL
3 22 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.73%) DTS
7 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.27%) Redis
12 1 (0.27%) QlikView
12 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (4.92%) Subversion
2 14 (3.83%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.73%) TeamCity
3 10 (2.73%) Hudson
4 7 (1.91%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.64%) MSI
6 5 (1.37%) AdminStudio
7 4 (1.09%) InstallShield
7 4 (1.09%) Selenium
7 4 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.82%) JIRA
8 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.55%) JUnit
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.55%) Toad
9 2 (0.55%) Maven
9 2 (0.55%) NUnit
9 2 (0.55%) TestNG
General
1 23 (6.28%) Legal
2 20 (5.46%) Finance
3 13 (3.55%) Military
4 11 (3.01%) Electronics
5 8 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.91%) Law
7 6 (1.64%) Marketing
7 6 (1.64%) French Language
8 4 (1.09%) Advertising
8 4 (1.09%) Back Office
9 3 (0.82%) Local Government
10 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (14.48%) Analyst
2 52 (14.21%) Support Engineer
3 39 (10.66%) Consultant
4 34 (9.29%) Administrator
5 29 (7.92%) Windows Support Engineer
5 29 (7.92%) Support Analyst
6 26 (7.10%) Developer
7 23 (6.28%) Server Engineer
7 23 (6.28%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (5.74%) Microsoft Consultant
9 20 (5.46%) Software Engineer
9 20 (5.46%) Windows Server Engineer
9 20 (5.46%) IT Support
10 19 (5.19%) Deployment Engineer
11 18 (4.92%) Server Support
11 18 (4.92%) Server Support Engineer
12 16 (4.37%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.10%) Technical Engineer
14 14 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.74%) .NET
2 31 (8.47%) Application Packaging
3 21 (5.74%) Web Services
4 14 (3.83%) ASP.NET
5 13 (3.55%) HTML
6 11 (3.01%) jQuery
7 10 (2.73%) CSS
8 7 (1.91%) XML
9 3 (0.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (0.82%) WCF
9 3 (0.82%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.82%) LAMP
9 3 (0.82%) Middleware
9 3 (0.82%) EDI
9 3 (0.82%) SOAP
10 2 (0.55%) COM
10 2 (0.55%) WinForms
10 2 (0.55%) NHibernate
10 2 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.37%) Thin Client
1 16 (4.37%) Fat Client
2 13 (3.55%) Chip and PIN
3 11 (3.01%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.73%) Firmware
5 8 (2.19%) Clustering
6 5 (1.37%) Social Media
7 4 (1.09%) IVR
8 3 (0.82%) PMI
9 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.55%) Replication
9 2 (0.55%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.27%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.27%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.27%) Telematics
10 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.27%) Statistics
10 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 124 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 85 (23.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 75 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (16.67%) Linux
4 61 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 39 (10.66%) Windows 8
6 30 (8.20%) Windows XP
7 19 (5.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.19%) Debian
10 7 (1.91%) CentOS
10 7 (1.91%) UNIX
11 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.09%) AIX
13 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.55%) VMS
14 2 (0.55%) Android
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.03%) ITIL
2 39 (10.66%) Change Management
3 31 (8.47%) Project Management
4 24 (6.56%) Problem Management
5 21 (5.74%) Migration
6 20 (5.46%) Software Engineering
7 19 (5.19%) System Testing
8 18 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (4.92%) Software Architecture
9 17 (4.64%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.10%) Strategic Planning
10 15 (4.10%) Data Management
10 15 (4.10%) CRM
11 14 (3.83%) E-Commerce
11 14 (3.83%) Change Control
12 13 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (3.55%) Incident Management
12 13 (3.55%) Asset Management
12 13 (3.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.58%) SQL
2 29 (7.92%) Python
3 21 (5.74%) Java
4 19 (5.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (5.19%) C++
5 18 (4.92%) VB
5 18 (4.92%) C#
6 17 (4.64%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.83%) Perl
8 13 (3.55%) Embedded C++
8 13 (3.55%) C
9 11 (3.01%) PHP
10 10 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.46%) VBScript
12 8 (2.19%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.27%) PHP5
15 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (18.31%) MCSE
3 48 (13.11%) Degree
4 38 (10.38%) MCP
5 24 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
6 22 (6.01%) Security Cleared
7 21 (5.74%) CCA
8 19 (5.19%) MCITP
9 17 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (4.37%) CCNA
11 15 (4.10%) CCEE
12 14 (3.83%) MCTS
13 13 (3.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (3.55%) MCSA
13 13 (3.55%) HND
14 12 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (2.46%) CCAA
16 8 (2.19%) CCEA
17 6 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.84%) SLA
2 5 (1.37%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 147 (40.16%) Active Directory
2 82 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 32 (8.74%) XenDesktop
5 24 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (6.56%) vSphere
5 24 (6.56%) XenApp
6 23 (6.28%) VMware ESX
7 19 (5.19%) XenServer
8 17 (4.64%) Xen
9 12 (3.28%) vCloud
10 10 (2.73%) qmail
11 9 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.27%) KVM
12 1 (0.27%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.27%) Postfix
12 1 (0.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 57 (15.57%) SCCM
2 30 (8.20%) SCOM
3 14 (3.83%) SCVMM
4 12 (3.28%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.91%) Nagios
5 7 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.91%) AppDNA
5 7 (1.91%) Pingdom
6 5 (1.37%) WSUS
7 3 (0.82%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.55%) OPNET
8 2 (0.55%) Foglight
8 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.27%) SCSM
9 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.27%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.27%) Legato
Vendors
1 236 (64.48%) Microsoft
2 137 (37.43%) VMware
3 75 (20.49%) Citrix
4 58 (15.85%) HP
5 41 (11.20%) Cisco
6 19 (5.19%) IBM
6 19 (5.19%) Oracle
7 18 (4.92%) JBoss
8 16 (4.37%) NetApp
9 14 (3.83%) Red Hat
9 14 (3.83%) Remedy
9 14 (3.83%) ServiceNow
10 13 (3.55%) Riverbed
11 12 (3.28%) Veeam
12 8 (2.19%) Apple
13 7 (1.91%) AppSense
13 7 (1.91%) Dell
13 7 (1.91%) New Relic
14 6 (1.64%) Sage
14 6 (1.64%) Pega
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £9.00 - £11.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 8 days ago