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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 124 171 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.38% 19.34% 21.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.05% 65.27% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 102 138 129
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,015 £21,900 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
210 262 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.65% 29.64% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 174 220 180
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -7 96 £39,000 +11.42% 9
Doncaster -16 17 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Rotherham +6 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Barnsley -1 3 £38,500 +67.39% 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 134 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 108 (39.13%) VMware
3 93 (33.70%) Active Directory
4 92 (33.33%) SQL
5 78 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (27.90%) Citrix
7 75 (27.17%) Linux
8 72 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 70 (25.36%) SQL Server
10 64 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (22.83%) MS Office
12 58 (21.01%) SLA
13 54 (19.57%) SAN
13 54 (19.57%) MS Exchange
14 50 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 49 (17.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 46 (16.67%) ITIL
17 43 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
17 43 (15.58%) Finance
18 40 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
19 36 (13.04%) vSphere
20 35 (12.68%) XenApp
20 35 (12.68%) Windows 7
20 35 (12.68%) ERP
21 31 (11.23%) UNIX
22 30 (10.87%) .NET
22 30 (10.87%) Change Management
22 30 (10.87%) SaaS
23 29 (10.51%) SCCM
23 29 (10.51%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 54 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.52%) Lync
3 17 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (5.43%) IIS
5 14 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.99%) Apache
7 11 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (3.62%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.62%) JBoss
9 8 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 72 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 63 (22.83%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (10.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (7.25%) Sage 200
2 20 (7.25%) SAP Business One
2 20 (7.25%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (1.45%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.36%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) assyst
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.87%) SaaS
2 24 (8.70%) Office 365
3 10 (3.62%) PaaS
3 10 (3.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (19.57%) SAN
2 29 (10.51%) TCP/IP
3 22 (7.97%) LAN
4 21 (7.61%) WAN
5 20 (7.25%) DNS
6 19 (6.88%) Firewall
7 17 (6.16%) VPN
8 16 (5.80%) Unified Communications
9 15 (5.43%) DHCP
10 13 (4.71%) VoIP
11 12 (4.35%) VLAN
12 9 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (3.26%) NAS
13 3 (1.09%) Internet
14 2 (0.72%) PABX
14 2 (0.72%) MPLS
14 2 (0.72%) HTTP
14 2 (0.72%) Wireless
15 1 (0.36%) Broadband
15 1 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.36%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (7.97%) MySQL
4 13 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.72%) OLTP
10 2 (0.72%) OLAP
11 1 (0.36%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (3.99%) CppUnit
2 8 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.81%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (1.45%) Selenium
5 4 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (1.45%) Toad
6 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.72%) Subversion
7 1 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 43 (15.58%) Finance
2 28 (10.14%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.07%) Legal
4 13 (4.71%) Banking
5 10 (3.62%) Retail
6 8 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.17%) Law
8 4 (1.45%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Electronics
9 3 (1.09%) Marketing
10 2 (0.72%) Automotive
10 2 (0.72%) Military
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 57 (20.65%) Analyst
2 37 (13.41%) Developer
3 36 (13.04%) Consultant
4 27 (9.78%) Support Analyst
5 24 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (7.25%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 20 (7.25%) ERP Consultant
7 19 (6.88%) Support Engineer
7 19 (6.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (5.43%) Test Analyst
10 15 (5.43%) Server Engineer
10 15 (5.43%) Windows Server Engineer
11 13 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.35%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.99%) Network Engineer
13 11 (3.99%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.87%) .NET
2 20 (7.25%) XML
3 17 (6.16%) HTML
4 12 (4.35%) WCF
5 11 (3.99%) MFC
5 11 (3.99%) STL
5 11 (3.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (3.62%) CSS
7 9 (3.26%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.90%) WPF
8 8 (2.90%) Web Services
8 8 (2.90%) WinForms
9 7 (2.54%) SOAP
9 7 (2.54%) Silverlight
10 6 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (2.17%) XSLT
11 3 (1.09%) HTML5
11 3 (1.09%) JSON
11 3 (1.09%) CSS3
12 2 (0.72%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.16%) Clustering
3 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.80%) Fat Client
3 16 (5.80%) Thin Client
4 13 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.71%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.62%) Replication
7 9 (3.26%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.09%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.09%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.72%) Home Automation
9 2 (0.72%) iPad
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.72%) Telematics
9 2 (0.72%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (27.17%) Linux
2 64 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (17.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (12.68%) Windows 7
6 31 (11.23%) UNIX
7 22 (7.97%) Windows 8
8 18 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (6.16%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.26%) Debian
11 8 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 8 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.90%) SUSE
12 7 (2.54%) Solaris
13 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.45%) Android
15 3 (1.09%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.09%) Windows CE
16 1 (0.36%) AIX
16 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.67%) ITIL
2 35 (12.68%) ERP
3 30 (10.87%) Change Management
4 25 (9.06%) Business Analysis
5 22 (7.97%) Migration
6 21 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (7.61%) Mentoring
7 20 (7.25%) High Availability
7 20 (7.25%) GAP Analysis
8 19 (6.88%) Project Management
9 18 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 18 (6.52%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.16%) Change Control
11 16 (5.80%) PRINCE2
12 14 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.35%) ISMS
13 12 (4.35%) Network Management
14 11 (3.99%) Information Security
15 10 (3.62%) Manual Testing
15 10 (3.62%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.33%) SQL
2 29 (10.51%) C++
3 27 (9.78%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.97%) C#
4 22 (7.97%) PHP
5 17 (6.16%) C
5 17 (6.16%) Java
6 16 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.07%) Python
8 12 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.99%) VB
10 10 (3.62%) VBScript
11 7 (2.54%) Perl
11 7 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.81%) Uniface
13 4 (1.45%) Tcl
13 4 (1.45%) COBOL
13 4 (1.45%) AWK
14 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.78%) Degree
3 16 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 15 (5.43%) ISEB
5 12 (4.35%) MCSA
6 10 (3.62%) MCP
7 9 (3.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.54%) MCSE
8 7 (2.54%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.45%) MCITP
9 4 (1.45%) CCA
9 4 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.72%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.72%) HND
10 2 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.36%) CCNP
11 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (21.01%) SLA
2 19 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 93 (33.70%) Active Directory
2 78 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.04%) vSphere
4 35 (12.68%) XenApp
5 27 (9.78%) Hyper-V
6 23 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (6.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 17 (6.16%) XenDesktop
9 16 (5.80%) VMware ESX
10 14 (5.07%) vCloud
11 9 (3.26%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.72%) Firmware
14 1 (0.36%) qmail
14 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (10.51%) SCCM
2 22 (7.97%) SCOM
3 20 (7.25%) SCVMM
4 19 (6.88%) vMotion
5 6 (2.17%) Opsview
5 6 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.36%) Legato
6 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 134 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 108 (39.13%) VMware
3 77 (27.90%) Citrix
4 28 (10.14%) Sage
5 27 (9.78%) Red Hat
6 26 (9.42%) Oracle
7 24 (8.70%) Cisco
8 22 (7.97%) NetApp
9 21 (7.61%) SAP
10 20 (7.25%) Pegasus
10 20 (7.25%) CommVault
11 12 (4.35%) Dell
12 9 (3.26%) IBM
12 9 (3.26%) HP
13 7 (2.54%) EMC
13 7 (2.54%) Symantec
14 6 (2.17%) Kaspersky
14 6 (2.17%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.81%) Northgate
16 4 (1.45%) SolarWinds
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