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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 151 145 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.68% 20.66% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.72% 65.02% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 133 99 109
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £17,250 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
271 223 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.14% 31.77% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 225 165 217
Average salary £34,000 £32,200 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 October 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 October 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 -3 121 £35,000 +31.33% 11
Barnsley +9 11 £21,000 -61.81% 3
Doncaster -9 11 £20,000 -31.03% 3
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 197 (60.06%) Microsoft
2 111 (33.84%) VMware
3 110 (33.54%) Active Directory
4 91 (27.74%) MS Excel
5 87 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 84 (25.61%) SQL Server
7 78 (23.78%) Citrix
8 73 (22.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 66 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 62 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 61 (18.60%) SQL
11 61 (18.60%) ITIL
12 60 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 53 (16.16%) MS Exchange
13 53 (16.16%) MS Office
14 51 (15.55%) MCSE
15 50 (15.24%) Linux
15 50 (15.24%) Degree
16 48 (14.63%) DNS
17 43 (13.11%) SCCM
17 43 (13.11%) Windows 7
18 42 (12.80%) Cisco
19 41 (12.50%) Firewall
20 39 (11.89%) Hyper-V
21 38 (11.59%) HP
22 36 (10.98%) XenDesktop
23 35 (10.67%) Mentoring
24 34 (10.37%) XenApp
25 33 (10.06%) DHCP
26 32 (9.76%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.54%) Lync
3 25 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (6.71%) SharePoint
4 22 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (4.57%) IIS
7 12 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.74%) JBoss
9 8 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.44%) WordPress
10 7 (2.13%) CMS
11 6 (1.83%) Apache
12 5 (1.52%) nginx
13 2 (0.61%) Confluence
13 2 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 91 (27.74%) MS Excel
2 53 (16.16%) MS Office
3 8 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.83%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (3.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (2.13%) Magento
3 6 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.91%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.61%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.30%) assyst
6 1 (0.30%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.88%) Office 365
2 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) IaaS
4 5 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.63%) DNS
2 41 (12.50%) Firewall
3 33 (10.06%) DHCP
4 32 (9.76%) SAN
5 28 (8.54%) TCP/IP
6 22 (6.71%) LAN
7 20 (6.10%) WAN
8 18 (5.49%) VPN
9 15 (4.57%) NetScaler
10 14 (4.27%) Internet
11 13 (3.96%) Wireless
12 8 (2.44%) VLAN
13 7 (2.13%) Network Security
13 7 (2.13%) MPLS
13 7 (2.13%) VoIP
14 6 (1.83%) SNMP
15 5 (1.52%) Unified Communications
16 3 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (6.40%) MySQL
5 15 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.52%) DTS
11 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (4.27%) Subversion
2 11 (3.35%) Maven
3 10 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.44%) Selenium
5 7 (2.13%) JIRA
5 7 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.83%) JUnit
7 5 (1.52%) MSI
7 5 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.22%) AdminStudio
9 3 (0.91%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.61%) Toad
10 2 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.61%) TestNG
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.30%) NSubstitute
General
1 24 (7.32%) Finance
2 18 (5.49%) Manufacturing
3 17 (5.18%) Legal
4 10 (3.05%) Military
5 8 (2.44%) Law
5 8 (2.44%) Electronics
6 3 (0.91%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (16.77%) Analyst
2 43 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 38 (11.59%) Consultant
4 35 (10.67%) Support Analyst
5 33 (10.06%) Developer
6 23 (7.01%) Architect
7 22 (6.71%) Microsoft Consultant
8 21 (6.40%) Software Engineer
9 20 (6.10%) IT Support
9 20 (6.10%) Windows Support Engineer
10 17 (5.18%) Server Engineer
11 16 (4.88%) Administrator
11 16 (4.88%) Windows Server Engineer
12 15 (4.57%) Server Support
12 15 (4.57%) Server Support Engineer
13 14 (4.27%) Applications Support
14 12 (3.66%) Applications Consultant
14 12 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (3.66%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.62%) .NET
2 22 (6.71%) Application Packaging
3 19 (5.79%) Web Services
4 17 (5.18%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.66%) HTML
6 10 (3.05%) jQuery
7 9 (2.74%) CSS
7 9 (2.74%) WinForms
8 7 (2.13%) Silverlight
9 6 (1.83%) WCF
9 6 (1.83%) WPF
9 6 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (1.22%) XML
10 4 (1.22%) EDI
11 3 (0.91%) MFC
11 3 (0.91%) LAMP
11 3 (0.91%) LINQ
12 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.61%) HTML5
12 2 (0.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.05%) Blackberry
2 10 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.83%) Replication
3 6 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.83%) Fat Client
3 6 (1.83%) Thin Client
4 5 (1.52%) Telematics
4 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.52%) Smartphone
4 5 (1.52%) CLARiiON
5 3 (0.91%) Clustering
5 3 (0.91%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (0.91%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.61%) Social Media
6 2 (0.61%) NHS
6 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.61%) Life Science
6 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 87 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 73 (22.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 66 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (15.24%) Linux
5 43 (13.11%) Windows 7
6 29 (8.84%) Windows 8
7 25 (7.62%) UNIX
8 23 (7.01%) Windows XP
9 17 (5.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 15 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.74%) AIX
12 6 (1.83%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.52%) Solaris
13 5 (1.52%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.52%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.22%) CentOS
15 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.61%) Android
15 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.60%) ITIL
2 35 (10.67%) Mentoring
3 29 (8.84%) Change Management
4 25 (7.62%) ERP
5 22 (6.71%) Software Engineering
6 21 (6.40%) Migration
7 20 (6.10%) Project Management
7 20 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (5.79%) System Testing
8 19 (5.79%) Service Delivery
9 17 (5.18%) Software Architecture
9 17 (5.18%) Problem Management
10 12 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (3.66%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 11 (3.35%) Change Control
12 10 (3.05%) CRM
12 10 (3.05%) Workflow
12 10 (3.05%) MVC
12 10 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 61 (18.60%) SQL
2 20 (6.10%) C#
2 20 (6.10%) C++
3 19 (5.79%) Python
4 18 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.27%) PHP
5 14 (4.27%) VB
6 13 (3.96%) Embedded C++
6 13 (3.96%) C
7 12 (3.66%) Java
8 10 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.44%) Embedded C
9 8 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.44%) VBScript
10 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.52%) Ruby
12 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) PHP5
13 1 (0.30%) Perl
13 1 (0.30%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (15.55%) MCSE
3 50 (15.24%) Degree
4 29 (8.84%) MCP
5 25 (7.62%) Security Cleared
6 24 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (6.40%) CCA
8 16 (4.88%) MCITP
8 16 (4.88%) CCEE
9 15 (4.57%) MCTS
10 14 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (3.35%) CCNA
11 11 (3.35%) MCSA
11 11 (3.35%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.74%) CCAA
13 8 (2.44%) CCEA
13 8 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.83%) HND
15 5 (1.52%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.15%) SLA
2 10 (3.05%) QA
3 5 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 110 (33.54%) Active Directory
2 60 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (11.89%) Hyper-V
4 36 (10.98%) XenDesktop
5 34 (10.37%) XenApp
6 25 (7.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (6.71%) vSphere
8 7 (2.13%) Xen
9 6 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.83%) vCloud
9 6 (1.83%) XenServer
10 5 (1.52%) KVM
11 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.30%) Firmware
12 1 (0.30%) qmail
Systems Management
1 43 (13.11%) SCCM
2 20 (6.10%) SCOM
3 14 (4.27%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.13%) AppDNA
5 5 (1.52%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.52%) Ganglia
5 5 (1.52%) Puppet
5 5 (1.52%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.91%) Legato
7 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.61%) SCSM
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 197 (60.06%) Microsoft
2 111 (33.84%) VMware
3 78 (23.78%) Citrix
4 42 (12.80%) Cisco
5 38 (11.59%) HP
6 28 (8.54%) NetApp
7 24 (7.32%) Oracle
8 17 (5.18%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.88%) IBM
10 12 (3.66%) EMC
11 10 (3.05%) Remedy
12 9 (2.74%) AppSense
12 9 (2.74%) ServiceNow
12 9 (2.74%) Dell
13 8 (2.44%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.52%) Symantec
14 5 (1.52%) Pega
14 5 (1.52%) Apple
15 4 (1.22%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.22%) Becrypt
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £24000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Approved Food Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Depends on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Barnsley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 25 days ago