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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 176 122 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.62% 15.56% 17.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 57.55% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 153 87 134
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,820 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
286 212 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.26% 27.04% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 255 166 222
Average salary £32,500 £31,400 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -6.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 130 £32,750 +0.76% 5
Doncaster -1 24 £20,888 -27.97% 1
Barnsley +2 10 £24,000 -38.06% 1
Rotherham -3 2 £24,000 -26.15%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 182 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 125 (38.70%) VMware
3 98 (30.34%) Active Directory
4 91 (28.17%) MS Excel
5 86 (26.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (24.15%) SQL
7 74 (22.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (22.60%) SQL Server
9 70 (21.67%) Citrix
10 67 (20.74%) MS Exchange
11 66 (20.43%) ITIL
11 66 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 65 (20.12%) MS Office
13 55 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 51 (15.79%) Linux
14 51 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 49 (15.17%) Windows 7
16 46 (14.24%) DNS
17 43 (13.31%) Degree
18 42 (13.00%) Firewall
19 41 (12.69%) SLA
20 40 (12.38%) Cisco
21 38 (11.76%) UNIX
22 37 (11.46%) Hyper-V
23 36 (11.15%) LAN
23 36 (11.15%) SQL Server 2005
23 36 (11.15%) SCCM
24 35 (10.84%) WAN
25 34 (10.53%) TCP/IP
25 34 (10.53%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (20.74%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (8.05%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.50%) Lync
5 20 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (5.26%) JBoss
7 13 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (3.41%) IIS
9 10 (3.10%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.48%) Apache
10 8 (2.48%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.17%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.55%) nginx
13 4 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.24%) CMS
14 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.62%) Confluence
15 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 91 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 65 (20.12%) MS Office
3 8 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.55%) Acrobat
5 5 (1.55%) MS Project
6 4 (1.24%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.62%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (7.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.55%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (1.24%) SAP Business One
4 4 (1.24%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.93%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.62%) Magento
6 2 (0.62%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.31%) assyst
7 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.36%) Office 365
2 9 (2.79%) IaaS
3 5 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.93%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (14.24%) DNS
2 42 (13.00%) Firewall
3 36 (11.15%) LAN
4 35 (10.84%) WAN
5 34 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 34 (10.53%) SAN
6 31 (9.60%) DHCP
7 25 (7.74%) VPN
8 15 (4.64%) Wireless
9 14 (4.33%) VoIP
10 9 (2.79%) Internet
10 9 (2.79%) VLAN
11 7 (2.17%) MPLS
11 7 (2.17%) NetScaler
12 6 (1.86%) SNMP
12 6 (1.86%) Network Security
13 5 (1.55%) NAS
13 5 (1.55%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (0.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (6.19%) MySQL
4 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.57%) Oracle Database
6 16 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.33%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (1.55%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.62%) Informix
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.31%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 15 (4.64%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.72%) Subversion
2 12 (3.72%) Maven
2 12 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.79%) CppUnit
4 7 (2.17%) Selenium
4 7 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.17%) JIRA
4 7 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (2.17%) JUnit
5 5 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.62%) TestNG
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.31%) Hudson
8 1 (0.31%) MSI
8 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 28 (8.67%) Finance
2 24 (7.43%) Manufacturing
3 17 (5.26%) Legal
4 12 (3.72%) Electronics
5 10 (3.10%) Military
6 7 (2.17%) Law
7 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.93%) Retail
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (16.10%) Analyst
2 38 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 37 (11.46%) Developer
4 36 (11.15%) Consultant
5 29 (8.98%) IT Support
6 27 (8.36%) Support Analyst
7 26 (8.05%) Architect
8 17 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (4.95%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
10 15 (4.64%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.33%) Administrator
11 14 (4.33%) Support Technician
11 14 (4.33%) Implementation Consultant
11 14 (4.33%) IT Support Technician
11 14 (4.33%) Server Engineer
12 13 (4.02%) ERP Consultant
12 13 (4.02%) Windows Server Engineer
12 13 (4.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.19%) .NET
2 16 (4.95%) Web Services
3 12 (3.72%) XML
3 12 (3.72%) MFC
3 12 (3.72%) ASP.NET
3 12 (3.72%) CSS
3 12 (3.72%) HTML
4 11 (3.41%) WinForms
5 10 (3.10%) STL
5 10 (3.10%) Application Packaging
6 9 (2.79%) WCF
6 9 (2.79%) WPF
6 9 (2.79%) Silverlight
6 9 (2.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (2.48%) HTML5
8 7 (2.17%) CSS3
8 7 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (2.17%) Middleware
9 6 (1.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.72%) Replication
4 11 (3.41%) Algorithms
4 11 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.10%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.48%) Clustering
7 6 (1.86%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.86%) CLARiiON
7 6 (1.86%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.55%) Telematics
8 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.55%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.24%) iPad
10 3 (0.93%) Social Media
10 3 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 86 (26.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 74 (22.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 66 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (15.79%) Linux
5 49 (15.17%) Windows 7
6 38 (11.76%) UNIX
7 29 (8.98%) Windows XP
8 24 (7.43%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.33%) Solaris
10 13 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (3.41%) AIX
12 8 (2.48%) Windows 2000
13 7 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.86%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.86%) Android
14 6 (1.86%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.86%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.62%) HPUX
16 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.43%) ITIL
2 30 (9.29%) ERP
3 27 (8.36%) Change Management
4 25 (7.74%) Project Management
5 24 (7.43%) Migration
6 20 (6.19%) Service Delivery
6 20 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 18 (5.57%) PRINCE2
9 15 (4.64%) Problem Management
10 14 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (4.33%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.02%) Business Analysis
11 13 (4.02%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (3.72%) CRM
12 12 (3.72%) Change Control
13 11 (3.41%) Scrum
13 11 (3.41%) Incident Management
14 10 (3.10%) Workflow
14 10 (3.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.15%) SQL
2 19 (5.88%) C#
3 17 (5.26%) C++
4 16 (4.95%) PHP
5 15 (4.64%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.10%) Java
8 9 (2.79%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.48%) Python
10 7 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.86%) C
12 5 (1.55%) COBOL
12 5 (1.55%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.55%) Ruby
13 4 (1.24%) VB
13 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.93%) Perl
14 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.62%) VBScript
15 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (13.31%) Degree
3 31 (9.60%) MCSE
4 21 (6.50%) Security Cleared
5 18 (5.57%) MCP
6 15 (4.64%) MCSA
7 14 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.72%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.10%) MCITP
10 8 (2.48%) CCA
10 8 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.86%) CCNA
11 6 (1.86%) MCTS
11 6 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.55%) HND
13 4 (1.24%) CCEA
13 4 (1.24%) CCEE
13 4 (1.24%) CCAA
13 4 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.69%) SLA
2 18 (5.57%) QA
3 12 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (30.34%) Active Directory
2 55 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (11.46%) Hyper-V
4 30 (9.29%) XenApp
5 27 (8.36%) vSphere
6 17 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 12 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (3.41%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.17%) Xen
9 7 (2.17%) vCloud
10 5 (1.55%) KVM
11 3 (0.93%) XenServer
12 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.31%) qmail
Systems Management
1 36 (11.15%) SCCM
2 19 (5.88%) SCOM
3 12 (3.72%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.17%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.86%) Puppet
6 5 (1.55%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.24%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.93%) WSUS
8 3 (0.93%) AppDNA
8 3 (0.93%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.62%) Legato
9 2 (0.62%) SCSM
10 1 (0.31%) Opsview
10 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.31%) EMC Navisphere
10 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 182 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 125 (38.70%) VMware
3 70 (21.67%) Citrix
4 40 (12.38%) Cisco
5 30 (9.29%) Oracle
6 26 (8.05%) NetApp
7 24 (7.43%) HP
8 18 (5.57%) EMC
9 17 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.72%) IBM
11 10 (3.10%) Dell
12 9 (2.79%) Sage
13 8 (2.48%) CommVault
14 7 (2.17%) Adobe
14 7 (2.17%) AppSense
14 7 (2.17%) Remedy
15 6 (1.86%) ServiceNow
16 5 (1.55%) Apple
16 5 (1.55%) Siemens
16 5 (1.55%) Pegasus
Barnsley
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: £25000 - £35000 DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
learndirect
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on exp +
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 16 days ago
Mexborough
Eden Lea
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago