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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 170 136 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.53% 19.35% 15.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.91% 61.26% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 156 95 125
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,638 £19,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
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
266 222 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.42% 31.58% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 241 165 226
Average salary £33,500 £32,200 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.03% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 November 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 November 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 +1 127 £35,000 +18.64% 19
Doncaster -2 22 £20,776 -30.74% 11
Barnsley +6 10 £21,500 -44.51% 2
Rotherham -4 2 £24,000 -20.00% 3
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 209 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 132 (37.39%) VMware
3 113 (32.01%) Active Directory
4 95 (26.91%) MS Excel
5 92 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (23.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (23.23%) SQL Server
8 79 (22.38%) SQL
9 77 (21.81%) Citrix
10 72 (20.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 67 (18.98%) MS Office
12 64 (18.13%) ITIL
13 63 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 63 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 61 (17.28%) MS Exchange
15 53 (15.01%) Linux
16 52 (14.73%) Windows 7
16 52 (14.73%) Degree
17 48 (13.60%) Cisco
17 48 (13.60%) DNS
18 47 (13.31%) MCSE
19 46 (13.03%) Hyper-V
20 45 (12.75%) Firewall
21 44 (12.46%) SCCM
22 35 (9.92%) SLA
23 34 (9.63%) UNIX
24 33 (9.35%) HP
24 33 (9.35%) XenDesktop
25 32 (9.07%) SQL Server 2005
25 32 (9.07%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 61 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (7.93%) Lync
4 25 (7.08%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (4.25%) JBoss
8 13 (3.68%) IIS
9 11 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.55%) CMS
10 9 (2.55%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.27%) WordPress
12 7 (1.98%) Apache
12 7 (1.98%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.70%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.42%) nginx
15 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.57%) Confluence
16 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 95 (26.91%) MS Excel
2 67 (18.98%) MS Office
3 10 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.98%) MS Project
6 6 (1.70%) Acrobat
7 5 (1.42%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.57%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (5.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.98%) Magento
4 3 (0.85%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.57%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) assyst
6 1 (0.28%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.23%) Office 365
2 8 (2.27%) IaaS
2 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.60%) DNS
2 45 (12.75%) Firewall
3 32 (9.07%) LAN
4 30 (8.50%) WAN
5 29 (8.22%) DHCP
5 29 (8.22%) SAN
6 28 (7.93%) TCP/IP
7 21 (5.95%) VPN
8 17 (4.82%) Wireless
9 14 (3.97%) NetScaler
10 12 (3.40%) Internet
10 12 (3.40%) VoIP
11 8 (2.27%) VLAN
12 7 (1.98%) MPLS
13 6 (1.70%) Network Security
13 6 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.70%) SNMP
14 5 (1.42%) Unified Communications
15 4 (1.13%) NAS
16 3 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.23%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.52%) MySQL
4 16 (4.53%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (3.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.42%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.85%) DTS
14 2 (0.57%) Informix
14 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (4.82%) Subversion
2 12 (3.40%) Maven
2 12 (3.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.27%) Selenium
4 8 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.98%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.98%) JUnit
5 7 (1.98%) JIRA
5 7 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.42%) MSI
6 5 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.13%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.85%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.57%) TestNG
9 2 (0.57%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (7.08%) Finance
2 22 (6.23%) Legal
3 20 (5.67%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.12%) Law
5 10 (2.83%) Military
6 8 (2.27%) Electronics
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
8 2 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (16.43%) Analyst
2 43 (12.18%) Consultant
3 41 (11.61%) Support Engineer
4 35 (9.92%) Developer
5 34 (9.63%) Support Analyst
6 30 (8.50%) IT Support
7 29 (8.22%) Architect
8 21 (5.95%) Microsoft Consultant
9 19 (5.38%) Server Engineer
10 18 (5.10%) Software Engineer
10 18 (5.10%) Windows Server Engineer
11 17 (4.82%) Server Support
11 17 (4.82%) Applications Support
12 16 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
12 16 (4.53%) Windows Support Engineer
13 15 (4.25%) Server Support Engineer
13 15 (4.25%) Administrator
14 14 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
15 13 (3.68%) Support Technician
15 13 (3.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.23%) .NET
2 20 (5.67%) Application Packaging
3 17 (4.82%) Web Services
4 15 (4.25%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.97%) HTML
6 13 (3.68%) CSS
7 12 (3.40%) jQuery
8 11 (3.12%) WinForms
9 8 (2.27%) Silverlight
10 7 (1.98%) WCF
10 7 (1.98%) WPF
10 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (1.70%) HTML5
11 6 (1.70%) Middleware
12 5 (1.42%) EDI
12 5 (1.42%) MFC
13 4 (1.13%) XML
13 4 (1.13%) CSS3
14 3 (0.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.40%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.12%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.55%) Replication
5 6 (1.70%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.42%) Clustering
6 5 (1.42%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.42%) Telematics
6 5 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.13%) Social Media
7 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.13%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.85%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.57%) iPad
9 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.57%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 83 (23.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 72 (20.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (15.01%) Linux
5 52 (14.73%) Windows 7
6 34 (9.63%) UNIX
7 32 (9.07%) Windows 8
8 26 (7.37%) Windows XP
9 13 (3.68%) Solaris
9 13 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (2.83%) AIX
12 6 (1.70%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.42%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.42%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.42%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.85%) Android
15 2 (0.57%) HPUX
16 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.13%) ITIL
2 30 (8.50%) Mentoring
3 29 (8.22%) ERP
4 27 (7.65%) Change Management
4 27 (7.65%) Migration
5 24 (6.80%) Project Management
6 22 (6.23%) Service Delivery
7 20 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (5.38%) Software Engineering
9 15 (4.25%) System Testing
9 15 (4.25%) PRINCE2
10 14 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (3.68%) Software Architecture
12 12 (3.40%) Problem Management
12 12 (3.40%) CRM
13 11 (3.12%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (2.83%) MVC
14 10 (2.83%) Workflow
15 9 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (2.55%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.38%) SQL
2 20 (5.67%) C#
3 18 (5.10%) C++
4 16 (4.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.53%) PHP
4 16 (4.53%) Python
5 14 (3.97%) C
5 14 (3.97%) Shell Script
6 11 (3.12%) Embedded C++
6 11 (3.12%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.12%) Java
6 11 (3.12%) VB
7 7 (1.98%) VBScript
8 6 (1.70%) Embedded C
8 6 (1.70%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.70%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.42%) Ruby
10 4 (1.13%) COBOL
11 3 (0.85%) Perl
11 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (14.73%) Degree
3 47 (13.31%) MCSE
4 26 (7.37%) Security Cleared
5 24 (6.80%) MCP
6 21 (5.95%) Citrix Certification
7 19 (5.38%) CCA
8 18 (5.10%) MCITP
9 15 (4.25%) MCTS
9 15 (4.25%) CCEE
9 15 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (3.68%) MCSA
11 12 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (3.40%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.98%) HND
12 7 (1.98%) CCNA
13 6 (1.70%) CCEA
13 6 (1.70%) CCAA
14 5 (1.42%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.92%) SLA
2 18 (5.10%) QA
3 7 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 113 (32.01%) Active Directory
2 63 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (13.03%) Hyper-V
4 33 (9.35%) XenDesktop
5 31 (8.78%) XenApp
6 27 (7.65%) vSphere
7 23 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (3.12%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.98%) Xen
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (1.70%) vCloud
11 5 (1.42%) KVM
12 4 (1.13%) XenServer
13 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.28%) qmail
14 1 (0.28%) Firmware
14 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (12.46%) SCCM
2 19 (5.38%) SCOM
3 14 (3.97%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.98%) AppDNA
5 6 (1.70%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.70%) Puppet
6 5 (1.42%) Ganglia
6 5 (1.42%) SCDPM
6 5 (1.42%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.85%) WSUS
7 3 (0.85%) Legato
8 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.57%) SCSM
9 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.28%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 209 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 132 (37.39%) VMware
3 77 (21.81%) Citrix
4 48 (13.60%) Cisco
5 33 (9.35%) HP
6 29 (8.22%) Oracle
7 28 (7.93%) NetApp
8 18 (5.10%) EMC
9 17 (4.82%) Red Hat
10 16 (4.53%) IBM
11 11 (3.12%) Remedy
12 10 (2.83%) ServiceNow
13 9 (2.55%) AppSense
14 8 (2.27%) Adobe
14 8 (2.27%) Dell
15 6 (1.70%) Pega
15 6 (1.70%) CommVault
16 5 (1.42%) Symantec
16 5 (1.42%) Siemens
16 5 (1.42%) Apple
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £10 - £11 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 22k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 6 days ago