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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 147 181 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.63% 18.38% 14.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 55.86% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 132 164 83
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £22,150 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £45,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
210 324 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.18% 32.89% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 191 272 169
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £45,600
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 117 £36,000 -4.00% 13
Doncaster +5 12 £40,000 +37.93%
Barnsley +9 6 £23,500 -
Rotherham +2 1 £25,000 +21.95% 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (40.29%) Linux
1 110 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 101 (37.00%) VMware
3 90 (32.97%) Active Directory
4 84 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 84 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 79 (28.94%) SQL
6 74 (27.11%) MS Excel
7 66 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (23.81%) Citrix
9 61 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (20.51%) Finance
11 52 (19.05%) Firewall
11 52 (19.05%) UNIX
11 52 (19.05%) Java
12 50 (18.32%) .NET
13 49 (17.95%) vSphere
14 48 (17.58%) Python
15 47 (17.22%) ITIL
15 47 (17.22%) Cisco
16 44 (16.12%) MS Exchange
17 38 (13.92%) Oracle
18 37 (13.55%) Windows 7
19 35 (12.82%) Bash Shell
19 35 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
19 35 (12.82%) SAN
20 34 (12.45%) SLA
20 34 (12.45%) Perl
21 33 (12.09%) C++
22 32 (11.72%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (16.12%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.62%) IIS
3 21 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (7.33%) Apache
5 18 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (6.23%) JBoss
7 16 (5.86%) Tomcat
7 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.40%) nginx
9 10 (3.66%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.93%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (2.56%) Lync
12 4 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (1.10%) WebSphere Process Server
13 3 (1.10%) PegaRULES
13 3 (1.10%) Joomla!
Applications
1 74 (27.11%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.36%) MS Office
3 10 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.83%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (6.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (5.86%) Pegasus Opera
2 16 (5.86%) SAP Business One
2 16 (5.86%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.37%) Primavera
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.37%) RMDS
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.52%) Office 365
2 16 (5.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (19.05%) Firewall
2 35 (12.82%) SAN
3 24 (8.79%) TCP/IP
4 20 (7.33%) DNS
5 17 (6.23%) VPN
6 16 (5.86%) HTTP
7 14 (5.13%) NAS
8 12 (4.40%) LAN
8 12 (4.40%) WAN
8 12 (4.40%) VLAN
9 11 (4.03%) OpenLDAP
10 10 (3.66%) DHCP
10 10 (3.66%) LDAP
11 6 (2.20%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.10%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.10%) VoIP
13 3 (1.10%) BIG-IP
13 3 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.52%) MySQL
3 17 (6.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.20%) OLAP
5 6 (2.20%) Informix
5 6 (2.20%) OLTP
6 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.86%) TeamCity
2 11 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.03%) Subversion
3 10 (3.66%) PowerBuilder
4 9 (3.30%) CppUnit
4 9 (3.30%) Hudson
4 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.47%) JIRA
8 3 (1.10%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.73%) Selenium
9 2 (0.73%) Maven
9 2 (0.73%) Toad
9 2 (0.73%) HP UFT
General
1 56 (20.51%) Finance
2 23 (8.42%) Manufacturing
3 17 (6.23%) Legal
4 9 (3.30%) Banking
5 8 (2.93%) Games
6 7 (2.56%) Retail
7 6 (2.20%) Law
8 5 (1.83%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.47%) Marketing
9 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.10%) Electronics
11 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.73%) Automotive
12 1 (0.37%) Avionics
12 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (15.02%) Analyst
1 41 (15.02%) Consultant
2 37 (13.55%) Developer
3 24 (8.79%) Administrator
4 23 (8.42%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (5.86%) Support Analyst
5 16 (5.86%) Implementation Consultant
5 16 (5.86%) ERP Consultant
5 16 (5.86%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 14 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (4.76%) Architect
8 12 (4.40%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.40%) Support Engineer
9 11 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (4.03%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (4.03%) IT Support
10 10 (3.66%) Server Specialist
10 10 (3.66%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.66%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (18.32%) .NET
2 22 (8.06%) HTML
3 16 (5.86%) XML
4 13 (4.76%) CSS
5 12 (4.40%) XSLT
6 10 (3.66%) WCF
7 9 (3.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (3.30%) STL
7 9 (3.30%) MFC
8 5 (1.83%) Web Services
8 5 (1.83%) Middleware
9 4 (1.47%) REST
10 3 (1.10%) Express
10 3 (1.10%) HTML5
10 3 (1.10%) jQuery
10 3 (1.10%) JSON
11 2 (0.73%) Qt
11 2 (0.73%) LAMP
11 2 (0.73%) WinForms
11 2 (0.73%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.66%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.66%) Fat Client
3 10 (3.66%) Thin Client
4 8 (2.93%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.20%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.20%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.83%) Clustering
7 4 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.47%) EPoS
8 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.10%) DataPower
9 2 (0.73%) DTV
9 2 (0.73%) Telematics
10 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.37%) iSeries
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 110 (40.29%) Linux
2 66 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (19.05%) UNIX
5 37 (13.55%) Windows 7
6 35 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (9.89%) Debian
8 25 (9.16%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.86%) Ubuntu
9 16 (5.86%) SUSE
10 15 (5.49%) Solaris
11 14 (5.13%) Windows XP
12 10 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.47%) Windows CE
13 4 (1.47%) AIX
14 3 (1.10%) CentOS
14 3 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.22%) ITIL
2 26 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 24 (8.79%) ERP
4 22 (8.06%) Migration
4 22 (8.06%) DevOps
5 21 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 21 (7.69%) Change Management
6 19 (6.96%) Mentoring
7 18 (6.59%) Project Management
7 18 (6.59%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.23%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.13%) High Availability
9 14 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 13 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 10 (3.66%) Information Security
11 10 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 79 (28.94%) SQL
2 52 (19.05%) Java
3 48 (17.58%) Python
4 35 (12.82%) Bash Shell
5 34 (12.45%) Perl
6 33 (12.09%) C++
7 32 (11.72%) PowerShell
8 26 (9.52%) C
9 19 (6.96%) C#
10 17 (6.23%) JavaScript
10 17 (6.23%) PL/SQL
11 16 (5.86%) PHP
12 14 (5.13%) VB
13 13 (4.76%) VBScript
14 10 (3.66%) Uniface
15 7 (2.56%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.20%) VC++
17 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
18 4 (1.47%) AWK
18 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (7.69%) Degree
3 20 (7.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.66%) ISEB
6 7 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.56%) PMP
6 7 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.83%) MCP
7 5 (1.83%) MCSA
8 4 (1.47%) HND
9 3 (1.10%) MCSE
9 3 (1.10%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.10%) MCITP
9 3 (1.10%) NCDA
10 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.73%) GIAC
11 1 (0.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 90 (32.97%) Active Directory
2 84 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (17.95%) vSphere
4 28 (10.26%) VMware ESX
5 24 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 24 (8.79%) XenApp
5 24 (8.79%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (8.06%) vCloud
7 15 (5.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (5.49%) Terminal Services
8 13 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (3.66%) qmail
10 7 (2.56%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.47%) Xen
11 4 (1.47%) KVM
12 3 (1.10%) pfSense
12 3 (1.10%) NFS
12 3 (1.10%) XenServer
12 3 (1.10%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.73%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (11.36%) SCCM
2 18 (6.59%) SCOM
2 18 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (5.13%) Pingdom
3 14 (5.13%) vMotion
3 14 (5.13%) SCVMM
3 14 (5.13%) Nagios
4 4 (1.47%) Nessus
5 3 (1.10%) WSUS
6 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.37%) Legato
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 110 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 101 (37.00%) VMware
3 65 (23.81%) Citrix
4 47 (17.22%) Cisco
5 38 (13.92%) Oracle
6 31 (11.36%) NetApp
7 22 (8.06%) Red Hat
8 18 (6.59%) SAP
9 16 (5.86%) Pegasus
9 16 (5.86%) Sage
10 14 (5.13%) New Relic
11 13 (4.76%) CommVault
11 13 (4.76%) EMC
12 12 (4.40%) HP
13 10 (3.66%) Northgate
14 9 (3.30%) IBM
15 8 (2.93%) Juniper
16 7 (2.56%) Websense
17 5 (1.83%) IronPort
17 5 (1.83%) CheckPoint
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