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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 134 194 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.15% 19.82% 23.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.01% 66.90% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 114 154 132
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,300 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
203 290 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.92% 29.62% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 170 240 178
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 April 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 24 April 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 -11 103 £35,000 - 20
Doncaster -18 10 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Rotherham +2 8 £32,000 -1.53%
Barnsley +3 6 £24,000 -28.35% 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 155 (51.84%) Microsoft
2 127 (42.47%) VMware
3 108 (36.12%) SQL
4 103 (34.45%) Active Directory
5 82 (27.42%) MS Office
6 79 (26.42%) Citrix
7 75 (25.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 72 (24.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 72 (24.08%) MS Excel
9 66 (22.07%) MS Exchange
9 66 (22.07%) SLA
10 65 (21.74%) Linux
11 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
12 59 (19.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 58 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (18.73%) SAN
15 51 (17.06%) ITIL
16 50 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 43 (14.38%) Windows 7
18 40 (13.38%) SQL Server 2005
18 40 (13.38%) ERP
19 38 (12.71%) Finance
20 35 (11.71%) TCP/IP
20 35 (11.71%) Hyper-V
21 34 (11.37%) vSphere
22 33 (11.04%) LAN
23 32 (10.70%) WAN
23 32 (10.70%) XenApp
23 32 (10.70%) Dynamics NAV
24 31 (10.37%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (22.07%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.69%) Lync
4 19 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (5.69%) JBoss
6 13 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.34%) Apache
9 10 (3.34%) Tomcat
10 9 (3.01%) IIS
11 7 (2.34%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.34%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 82 (27.42%) MS Office
2 72 (24.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.67%) Acrobat
4 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.67%) MS Project
6 2 (0.67%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 32 (10.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (5.35%) Pegasus Opera
2 16 (5.35%) SAP Business One
2 16 (5.35%) Sage 200
3 4 (1.34%) MFGPRO
3 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.33%) assyst
4 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.70%) Office 365
2 28 (9.36%) SaaS
3 12 (4.01%) IaaS
4 10 (3.34%) PaaS
5 2 (0.67%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (18.73%) SAN
2 35 (11.71%) TCP/IP
3 33 (11.04%) LAN
4 32 (10.70%) WAN
5 25 (8.36%) DNS
6 23 (7.69%) Firewall
7 20 (6.69%) VPN
8 19 (6.35%) VoIP
9 17 (5.69%) DHCP
10 16 (5.35%) Unified Communications
11 12 (4.01%) VLAN
12 10 (3.34%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (2.68%) Wireless
13 8 (2.68%) NAS
14 5 (1.67%) Internet
15 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
16 2 (0.67%) MPLS
16 2 (0.67%) PABX
16 2 (0.67%) Intranet
17 1 (0.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (6.69%) MySQL
4 18 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (4.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (4.01%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.67%) OLTP
12 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.67%) OLAP
13 1 (0.33%) Informix
13 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (3.34%) CppUnit
3 8 (2.68%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.67%) Selenium
5 4 (1.34%) Toad
5 4 (1.34%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.00%) Subversion
7 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.33%) Maven
8 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 38 (12.71%) Finance
2 30 (10.03%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.01%) Legal
4 11 (3.68%) Banking
5 8 (2.68%) Retail
5 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.67%) Electronics
6 5 (1.67%) Law
7 4 (1.34%) Marketing
8 3 (1.00%) Military
9 2 (0.67%) Publishing
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (19.73%) Analyst
2 38 (12.71%) Consultant
3 37 (12.37%) Developer
4 29 (9.70%) Support Engineer
5 28 (9.36%) Support Analyst
6 23 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
7 19 (6.35%) ERP Consultant
7 19 (6.35%) IT Support
7 19 (6.35%) ERP Implementation Consultant
8 18 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (5.35%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.35%) Windows Server Engineer
9 16 (5.35%) Server Engineer
10 14 (4.68%) Support Technician
10 14 (4.68%) IT Support Technician
11 13 (4.35%) Network Engineer
11 13 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.36%) .NET
2 20 (6.69%) HTML
3 19 (6.35%) XML
4 13 (4.35%) CSS
5 11 (3.68%) MFC
5 11 (3.68%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.34%) STL
6 10 (3.34%) Web Services
6 10 (3.34%) WinForms
6 10 (3.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (3.01%) WCF
7 9 (3.01%) WPF
8 8 (2.68%) Silverlight
8 8 (2.68%) HTML5
8 8 (2.68%) Middleware
9 7 (2.34%) SOAP
9 7 (2.34%) CSS3
9 7 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.35%) Clustering
3 15 (5.02%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.68%) Thin Client
4 14 (4.68%) Blackberry
4 14 (4.68%) Fat Client
5 13 (4.35%) Replication
6 11 (3.68%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.01%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.34%) iPad
10 3 (1.00%) Social Media
10 3 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.67%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.67%) iPhone
11 2 (0.67%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (21.74%) Linux
3 59 (19.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (14.38%) Windows 7
6 31 (10.37%) UNIX
7 20 (6.69%) Windows XP
8 18 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (6.02%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.01%) Solaris
10 6 (2.01%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.67%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.67%) Android
12 4 (1.34%) SUSE
12 4 (1.34%) Debian
12 4 (1.34%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.00%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.67%) AIX
15 1 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (17.06%) ITIL
2 40 (13.38%) ERP
3 31 (10.37%) Change Management
4 24 (8.03%) Migration
5 22 (7.36%) Business Analysis
6 20 (6.69%) Service Delivery
7 19 (6.35%) Project Management
7 19 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
7 19 (6.35%) PRINCE2
8 18 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (6.02%) High Availability
8 18 (6.02%) Change Control
9 17 (5.69%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.68%) ISMS
11 13 (4.35%) Information Security
11 13 (4.35%) Network Management
11 13 (4.35%) Line Management
12 11 (3.68%) Information Security Management
12 11 (3.68%) Security Management
12 11 (3.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.12%) SQL
2 26 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 22 (7.36%) PHP
4 21 (7.02%) C++
5 19 (6.35%) C#
6 16 (5.35%) PL/SQL
6 16 (5.35%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.01%) C
8 11 (3.68%) Java
9 10 (3.34%) Python
10 9 (3.01%) VB
11 8 (2.68%) VBScript
12 7 (2.34%) COBOL
12 7 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.67%) Perl
14 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.00%) Uniface
15 2 (0.67%) AWK
15 2 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 50 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (7.69%) Degree
3 17 (5.69%) MCSA
4 13 (4.35%) ISEB
5 12 (4.01%) MCSE
5 12 (4.01%) MCP
6 10 (3.34%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.68%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.67%) MCITP
11 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.00%) CCA
12 3 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.67%) HND
13 2 (0.67%) MCDST
13 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.33%) CCENT
14 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (22.07%) SLA
2 22 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.68%) QA
System Software
1 103 (34.45%) Active Directory
2 75 (25.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (11.71%) Hyper-V
4 34 (11.37%) vSphere
5 32 (10.70%) XenApp
6 18 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 17 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (5.69%) XenDesktop
8 16 (5.35%) VMware ESX
9 9 (3.01%) vCloud
10 5 (1.67%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.67%) Firmware
12 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (9.03%) SCCM
2 23 (7.69%) SCOM
3 21 (7.02%) SCVMM
4 17 (5.69%) vMotion
5 7 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (2.34%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.01%) Opsview
7 3 (1.00%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.33%) Nessus
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 155 (51.84%) Microsoft
2 127 (42.47%) VMware
3 79 (26.42%) Citrix
4 29 (9.70%) Oracle
5 26 (8.70%) Sage
6 25 (8.36%) Cisco
7 24 (8.03%) Red Hat
8 22 (7.36%) CommVault
9 17 (5.69%) SAP
10 16 (5.35%) Pegasus
11 14 (4.68%) NetApp
12 12 (4.01%) Dell
12 12 (4.01%) EMC
13 10 (3.34%) HP
14 8 (2.68%) IBM
15 7 (2.34%) Adobe
15 7 (2.34%) Symantec
16 6 (2.01%) CheckPoint
16 6 (2.01%) Kaspersky
17 5 (1.67%) Pega
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