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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 155 125 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.25% 17.71% 15.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.82% 59.52% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 140 94 107
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
288 210 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.19% 29.75% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 237 172 197
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £44,000
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +6 132 £37,500 +40.71% 19
Barnsley +2 5 £22,000 +15.78% 2
Doncaster -12 5 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Rotherham -5 2 £22,625 +7.10% 4
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 208 (62.65%) Microsoft
2 124 (37.35%) Active Directory
3 118 (35.54%) VMware
4 106 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (28.92%) MS Excel
6 81 (24.40%) Citrix
7 75 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 71 (21.39%) SQL Server
9 69 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 69 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 64 (19.28%) ITIL
12 62 (18.67%) MCSE
13 55 (16.57%) SQL
13 55 (16.57%) Windows 7
14 53 (15.96%) MS Office
15 50 (15.06%) HP
16 49 (14.76%) SCCM
17 48 (14.46%) Degree
18 47 (14.16%) MS Exchange
19 45 (13.55%) DNS
19 45 (13.55%) Cisco
19 45 (13.55%) Mentoring
20 42 (12.65%) Linux
20 42 (12.65%) Hyper-V
21 40 (12.05%) Firewall
22 38 (11.45%) Windows 8
23 37 (11.14%) SAN
24 36 (10.84%) SLA
24 36 (10.84%) Change Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 47 (14.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.04%) Lync
3 22 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (5.72%) IIS
6 17 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.82%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.41%) WordPress
9 8 (2.41%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.41%) CMS
10 7 (2.11%) Apache
11 5 (1.51%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.51%) nginx
12 2 (0.60%) Confluence
12 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 96 (28.92%) MS Excel
2 53 (15.96%) MS Office
3 13 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.61%) MS Project
4 12 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Magento
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.60%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (4.22%) Office 365
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.55%) DNS
2 40 (12.05%) Firewall
3 37 (11.14%) SAN
4 31 (9.34%) TCP/IP
5 28 (8.43%) DHCP
6 22 (6.63%) LAN
6 22 (6.63%) VPN
7 20 (6.02%) WAN
7 20 (6.02%) NetScaler
8 15 (4.52%) Internet
9 10 (3.01%) VLAN
10 9 (2.71%) Wireless
11 8 (2.41%) Unified Communications
12 7 (2.11%) HTTP
13 6 (1.81%) SNMP
13 6 (1.81%) Network Security
14 5 (1.51%) OpenLDAP
14 5 (1.51%) LDAP
15 4 (1.20%) VoIP
15 4 (1.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.42%) MySQL
2 18 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.81%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.51%) DTS
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (4.22%) Subversion
1 14 (4.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.11%) Maven
2 7 (2.11%) JIRA
3 5 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.51%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.51%) MSI
3 5 (1.51%) AdminStudio
3 5 (1.51%) Hudson
4 4 (1.20%) InstallShield
4 4 (1.20%) Selenium
5 2 (0.60%) TestNG
5 2 (0.60%) JUnit
5 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.60%) Toad
5 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (6.93%) Finance
2 21 (6.33%) Legal
3 11 (3.31%) Military
4 10 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.71%) Law
5 9 (2.71%) Electronics
6 4 (1.20%) Advertising
6 4 (1.20%) French Language
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) German Language
8 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 60 (18.07%) Analyst
2 43 (12.95%) Support Engineer
3 35 (10.54%) Consultant
4 34 (10.24%) Support Analyst
5 26 (7.83%) Developer
6 25 (7.53%) Windows Support Engineer
7 23 (6.93%) Microsoft Consultant
8 22 (6.63%) Server Engineer
9 20 (6.02%) Windows Server Engineer
10 19 (5.72%) Software Engineer
10 19 (5.72%) Administrator
11 18 (5.42%) Server Support
11 18 (5.42%) Infrastructure Manager
11 18 (5.42%) Server Support Engineer
12 16 (4.82%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
12 16 (4.82%) IT Support
13 14 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
14 13 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
15 12 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.13%) Application Packaging
2 22 (6.63%) .NET
3 21 (6.33%) Web Services
4 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 13 (3.92%) HTML
5 10 (3.01%) jQuery
5 10 (3.01%) CSS
6 4 (1.20%) WinForms
6 4 (1.20%) XML
7 3 (0.90%) EDI
7 3 (0.90%) LAMP
7 3 (0.90%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.90%) LINQ
8 2 (0.60%) WCF
8 2 (0.60%) WPF
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.60%) HTML5
8 2 (0.60%) REST
8 2 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 12 (3.61%) Thin Client
3 12 (3.61%) Fat Client
4 10 (3.01%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (1.81%) Firmware
6 5 (1.51%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.51%) Telematics
6 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.20%) IVR
8 3 (0.90%) Clustering
8 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.90%) Replication
8 3 (0.90%) FlexPod
8 3 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 106 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 75 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (16.57%) Windows 7
5 42 (12.65%) Linux
6 38 (11.45%) Windows 8
7 21 (6.33%) Windows XP
8 20 (6.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 19 (5.72%) UNIX
10 11 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.41%) AIX
12 6 (1.81%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.81%) CentOS
13 5 (1.51%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.20%) Debian
15 2 (0.60%) Android
16 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.30%) Solaris
16 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (19.28%) ITIL
2 45 (13.55%) Mentoring
3 36 (10.84%) Change Management
4 29 (8.73%) Project Management
5 23 (6.93%) Migration
6 22 (6.63%) Problem Management
7 20 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (5.72%) System Testing
8 19 (5.72%) Software Engineering
9 18 (5.42%) Service Delivery
10 17 (5.12%) Software Architecture
11 15 (4.52%) Data Management
11 15 (4.52%) ERP
12 13 (3.92%) Strategic Planning
12 13 (3.92%) Change Control
13 12 (3.61%) Incident Management
13 12 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.31%) Capacity Management
15 10 (3.01%) Asset Management
15 10 (3.01%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.57%) SQL
2 23 (6.93%) Python
3 17 (5.12%) C++
3 17 (5.12%) Java
4 16 (4.82%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.22%) C#
6 13 (3.92%) VB
6 13 (3.92%) Embedded C++
7 12 (3.61%) C
8 10 (3.01%) PHP
8 10 (3.01%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.41%) Embedded C
10 7 (2.11%) VBScript
11 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.81%) Perl
12 5 (1.51%) Ruby
12 5 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 69 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (18.67%) MCSE
3 48 (14.46%) Degree
4 35 (10.54%) MCP
5 24 (7.23%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (6.33%) CCA
6 21 (6.33%) Security Cleared
7 19 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (5.12%) CCNA
9 15 (4.52%) CCEE
9 15 (4.52%) MCITP
10 14 (4.22%) MCTS
11 13 (3.92%) MCSA
11 13 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (3.31%) HND
13 9 (2.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (2.71%) CCAA
14 8 (2.41%) CCEA
15 5 (1.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.84%) SLA
2 5 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 124 (37.35%) Active Directory
2 65 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (12.65%) Hyper-V
4 36 (10.84%) XenDesktop
5 28 (8.43%) XenApp
6 23 (6.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (5.12%) XenServer
7 17 (5.12%) vSphere
8 10 (3.01%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.01%) Xen
9 7 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.81%) vCloud
11 5 (1.51%) KVM
11 5 (1.51%) qmail
12 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 49 (14.76%) SCCM
2 25 (7.53%) SCOM
3 15 (4.52%) SCVMM
4 10 (3.01%) SCDPM
5 8 (2.41%) AppDNA
6 5 (1.51%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.20%) Nagios
7 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.20%) Pingdom
8 3 (0.90%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.90%) Legato
9 2 (0.60%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.60%) SCSM
10 1 (0.30%) Foglight
10 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 208 (62.65%) Microsoft
2 118 (35.54%) VMware
3 81 (24.40%) Citrix
4 50 (15.06%) HP
5 45 (13.55%) Cisco
6 20 (6.02%) NetApp
7 19 (5.72%) IBM
8 17 (5.12%) Oracle
9 15 (4.52%) Remedy
10 14 (4.22%) ServiceNow
11 12 (3.61%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.01%) Riverbed
13 9 (2.71%) Apple
14 8 (2.41%) JBoss
14 8 (2.41%) Veeam
15 7 (2.11%) AppSense
15 7 (2.11%) Dell
16 6 (1.81%) Pega
17 5 (1.51%) EMC
18 4 (1.20%) Symantec
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