The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 162 123 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.90% 13.55% 22.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.83% 54.19% 67.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 102 143
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
262 227 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.57% 25.00% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 218 195 210
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,150 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +10 126 £31,500 -3.07% 16
Doncaster -2 15 £22,000 -25.42%
Barnsley 0 6 £30,500 +35.55% 3
Rotherham -2 2 £24,000 -38.46%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 167 (54.40%) Microsoft
2 124 (40.39%) VMware
3 98 (31.92%) Active Directory
4 87 (28.34%) SQL
5 86 (28.01%) MS Excel
6 80 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (25.08%) MS Office
7 77 (25.08%) Citrix
8 70 (22.80%) SQL Server
9 67 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 65 (21.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (20.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 57 (18.57%) ITIL
12 57 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (17.92%) SLA
14 54 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 51 (16.61%) Linux
16 44 (14.33%) SAN
17 42 (13.68%) Windows 7
17 42 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
18 41 (13.36%) DNS
19 40 (13.03%) Firewall
20 39 (12.70%) TCP/IP
21 38 (12.38%) UNIX
22 36 (11.73%) LAN
23 35 (11.40%) WAN
24 34 (11.07%) ERP
24 34 (11.07%) Cisco
24 34 (11.07%) Oracle
24 34 (11.07%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 67 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.84%) JBoss
4 21 (6.84%) Lync
5 15 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (4.56%) Tomcat
7 13 (4.23%) Apache
8 10 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.28%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.28%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.28%) IIS
11 5 (1.63%) nginx
12 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.65%) CMS
13 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 86 (28.01%) MS Excel
2 77 (25.08%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.63%) Acrobat
5 5 (1.63%) MS Project
6 4 (1.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.65%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 28 (9.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (2.93%) Pegasus Opera
3 8 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.61%) SAP Business One
3 8 (2.61%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.98%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.65%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.33%) assyst
6 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.47%) Office 365
2 16 (5.21%) IaaS
3 15 (4.89%) SaaS
4 9 (2.93%) PaaS
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.33%) SAN
2 41 (13.36%) DNS
3 40 (13.03%) Firewall
4 39 (12.70%) TCP/IP
5 36 (11.73%) LAN
6 35 (11.40%) WAN
7 30 (9.77%) DHCP
8 27 (8.79%) VPN
9 20 (6.51%) VoIP
10 15 (4.89%) VLAN
11 14 (4.56%) Wireless
12 8 (2.61%) Unified Communications
12 8 (2.61%) Internet
13 7 (2.28%) NAS
14 6 (1.95%) Network Security
14 6 (1.95%) MPLS
14 6 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (1.63%) SNMP
16 3 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (0.98%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.80%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (7.82%) MySQL
4 22 (7.17%) Oracle Database
5 21 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (5.54%) Oracle9i Database
8 14 (4.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.28%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.65%) Informix
13 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.33%) MSDE
14 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.89%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.58%) Maven
3 9 (2.93%) CppUnit
4 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (2.61%) Subversion
5 7 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.95%) Selenium
7 5 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.63%) JIRA
7 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.63%) JUnit
8 4 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.33%) MSI
9 1 (0.33%) NUnit
9 1 (0.33%) Toad
9 1 (0.33%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
General
1 30 (9.77%) Finance
2 27 (8.79%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.91%) Electronics
4 10 (3.26%) Legal
4 10 (3.26%) Military
5 7 (2.28%) Banking
6 6 (1.95%) Retail
6 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.63%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
8 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (15.31%) Analyst
2 36 (11.73%) Developer
3 34 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 33 (10.75%) Consultant
5 24 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.49%) Support Analyst
7 22 (7.17%) Architect
8 20 (6.51%) IT Support
9 18 (5.86%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.86%) Implementation Consultant
10 17 (5.54%) ERP Consultant
10 17 (5.54%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (5.54%) ERP Implementation Consultant
11 15 (4.89%) Support Technician
11 15 (4.89%) IT Support Technician
12 14 (4.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (4.56%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.17%) .NET
2 15 (4.89%) ASP.NET
2 15 (4.89%) Web Services
3 14 (4.56%) WinForms
4 13 (4.23%) XML
5 12 (3.91%) MFC
5 12 (3.91%) WCF
5 12 (3.91%) WPF
5 12 (3.91%) Silverlight
5 12 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (3.58%) HTML
7 10 (3.26%) CSS
7 10 (3.26%) STL
8 9 (2.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (2.61%) HTML5
10 7 (2.28%) CSS3
10 7 (2.28%) Middleware
10 7 (2.28%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.63%) Application Packaging
11 5 (1.63%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.89%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.89%) Clustering
4 14 (4.56%) Replication
5 13 (4.23%) Thin Client
5 13 (4.23%) Fat Client
6 11 (3.58%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.58%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.28%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.63%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.63%) Telematics
9 4 (1.30%) iPad
9 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.30%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.98%) Social Media
11 2 (0.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (21.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 64 (20.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (16.61%) Linux
5 42 (13.68%) Windows 7
6 38 (12.38%) UNIX
7 27 (8.79%) Windows XP
8 20 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (4.89%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.23%) Solaris
11 8 (2.61%) AIX
11 8 (2.61%) Windows 2000
12 7 (2.28%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.28%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.95%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.63%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.30%) Android
16 3 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.57%) ITIL
2 34 (11.07%) ERP
3 25 (8.14%) Change Management
4 24 (7.82%) Project Management
5 23 (7.49%) Migration
6 22 (7.17%) Service Delivery
7 21 (6.84%) PRINCE2
7 21 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (6.19%) Change Control
9 17 (5.54%) Business Analysis
9 17 (5.54%) GAP Analysis
10 15 (4.89%) Information Security
11 13 (4.23%) ISMS
11 13 (4.23%) CRM
12 12 (3.91%) Scrum
12 12 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (3.91%) Line Management
13 11 (3.58%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.26%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.34%) SQL
2 21 (6.84%) PHP
2 21 (6.84%) C#
3 19 (6.19%) PowerShell
4 14 (4.56%) Shell Script
5 13 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.91%) C++
7 9 (2.93%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.61%) Java
9 6 (1.95%) C
10 5 (1.63%) COBOL
10 5 (1.63%) Ruby
11 4 (1.30%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) VBScript
12 3 (0.98%) Python
12 3 (0.98%) Perl
12 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 54 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.07%) Degree
3 25 (8.14%) MCSE
4 17 (5.54%) Security Cleared
5 15 (4.89%) MCSA
5 15 (4.89%) MCP
6 12 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.91%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.61%) MCITP
8 6 (1.95%) CCA
8 6 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.63%) HND
9 5 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.30%) CCNA
11 3 (0.98%) MCDST
11 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.98%) NCDA
11 3 (0.98%) NCIE
12 2 (0.65%) VCAP
12 2 (0.65%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (17.92%) SLA
2 19 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 98 (31.92%) Active Directory
2 57 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.75%) Hyper-V
4 28 (9.12%) XenApp
5 26 (8.47%) vSphere
6 14 (4.56%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (2.28%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.95%) Xen
8 6 (1.95%) vCloud
9 5 (1.63%) KVM
10 4 (1.30%) XenServer
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.33%) Firmware
12 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (9.45%) SCCM
2 19 (6.19%) SCOM
3 13 (4.23%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.28%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.95%) Puppet
6 5 (1.63%) Ganglia
6 5 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.63%) Opsview
7 3 (0.98%) WSUS
7 3 (0.98%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.65%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.65%) Legato
9 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.33%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.33%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 167 (54.40%) Microsoft
2 124 (40.39%) VMware
3 77 (25.08%) Citrix
4 34 (11.07%) Oracle
4 34 (11.07%) Cisco
5 23 (7.49%) NetApp
5 23 (7.49%) Red Hat
6 16 (5.21%) EMC
7 15 (4.89%) HP
8 13 (4.23%) Dell
8 13 (4.23%) CommVault
8 13 (4.23%) Sage
9 9 (2.93%) Symantec
9 9 (2.93%) Pegasus
9 9 (2.93%) SAP
10 7 (2.28%) IBM
10 7 (2.28%) Adobe
11 6 (1.95%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.63%) Apple
12 5 (1.63%) Kaspersky
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