Period
to 27 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 52 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 28 28 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.75% 4.75% 5.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.57% 23.93% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 42
Median annual salary £32,500 £34,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% -0.72% +23.21%
10th Percentile £22,200 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,625 £52,875 £64,625
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,250 £35,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -9.15% +4.41% +19.30%

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 169 117 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 28.69% 19.83% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 144 96 139
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,875 £24,360
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -6.25%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Sheffield

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Sheffield

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Sheffield over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (71.43%) Azure
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
7 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (39.29%) SLA
9 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (32.14%) Availability Management
10 9 (32.14%) High Availability
10 9 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
10 9 (32.14%) Skype
10 9 (32.14%) SCCM
10 9 (32.14%) SCOM
10 9 (32.14%) SCVMM
10 9 (32.14%) Veeam
10 9 (32.14%) SAN
10 9 (32.14%) CommVault
10 9 (32.14%) Change Management
10 9 (32.14%) Citrix
10 9 (32.14%) Web Services
11 8 (28.57%) DNS
11 8 (28.57%) Finance

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft 365
2 20 (71.43%) Azure
3 4 (14.29%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
1 9 (32.14%) Skype
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) BGP
5 3 (10.71%) DSL
5 3 (10.71%) IPsec
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) OSPF
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) VXLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Broadband
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Law
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 2 (7.14%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (32.14%) Availability Management
2 9 (32.14%) Change Management
2 9 (32.14%) High Availability
3 7 (25.00%) DNA
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Data Security
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCNP
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
1 9 (32.14%) SCOM
1 9 (32.14%) SCVMM
2 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) CommVault
3 9 (32.14%) Veeam
4 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) SAP