The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -20 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 61 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.51% 12.27% 14.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.74% 50.00% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 97
Median salary £29,750 £31,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.03% -20.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,100 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 122 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 16.39% 24.55% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 64 108 163
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Sheffield

Windows
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Windows in Sheffield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Sheffield over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 42 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
3 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 38 (54.29%) ITIL
4 25 (35.71%) VMware
5 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (28.57%) Linux
8 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (24.29%) SLA
10 14 (20.00%) DNS
10 14 (20.00%) SAN
10 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
11 12 (17.14%) SQL
12 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (12.86%) Citrix
14 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (12.86%) Office 365
15 8 (11.43%) Bomgar
15 8 (11.43%) XenApp
15 8 (11.43%) DHCP
15 8 (11.43%) Oracle
15 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.43%) IIS
15 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.43%) Scrum
15 8 (11.43%) Firewall

Windows
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 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.29%) CloudStack
5 3 (4.29%) JBoss
5 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.86%) Office 365
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) DNS
1 14 (20.00%) SAN
2 8 (11.43%) DHCP
2 8 (11.43%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) LAN
3 7 (10.00%) WAN
4 4 (5.71%) VoIP
5 3 (4.29%) Internet
5 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) Skype
7 1 (1.43%) VPN
7 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
1 2 (2.86%) Legal
1 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Law
2 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) IT Support
3 11 (15.71%) Service Analyst
3 11 (15.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (11.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) IT Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.43%) iOS SDK
3 1 (1.43%) JSON
3 1 (1.43%) MFC
3 1 (1.43%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.43%) Qt
3 1 (1.43%) REST
3 1 (1.43%) STL
3 1 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.71%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 2 (2.86%) iSeries
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (28.57%) Linux
5 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) Unix
7 4 (5.71%) Android
8 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) Debian
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.43%) Scrum
3 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.14%) DevOps
4 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.14%) Release Management
5 4 (5.71%) Change Management
5 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
5 4 (5.71%) High Availability
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (5.71%) Internal Audit
5 4 (5.71%) IT Audit
5 4 (5.71%) Manual Testing
5 4 (5.71%) OWASP
5 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.71%) Python
4 3 (4.29%) Ruby
4 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) CISA
3 4 (5.71%) CISM
3 4 (5.71%) CISSP
4 3 (4.29%) CCNA
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.29%) MCITP
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) MCP
5 1 (1.43%) OCP
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.29%) SLA
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) XenApp
5 6 (8.57%) vCloud
5 6 (8.57%) vSphere
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) Xen
6 3 (4.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.29%) XenServer
7 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
2 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 4 (5.71%) SCOM
2 4 (5.71%) Terraform
3 3 (4.29%) Cobbler
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.71%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Citrix
4 8 (11.43%) Bomgar
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco
5 6 (8.57%) NetApp
6 5 (7.14%) Hitachi
6 5 (7.14%) HP
7 4 (5.71%) Apple
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.29%) Avaya
8 3 (4.29%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.43%) AppSense
9 1 (1.43%) Intel
9 1 (1.43%) JDA
9 1 (1.43%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.43%) Veeam
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
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Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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