Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 70 133 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.56% 13.18% 15.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.31% 61.86% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 81 121 186
Sheffield median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -18.37% -8.13%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,750 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.39% -25.33% -

Windows 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 204 215 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.94% 21.31% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 174 191 280
Sheffield median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,363 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.08% -7.14% +2.94%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (58.57%) Windows Server
3 31 (44.29%) Office 365
4 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
5 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (32.86%) VMware
7 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
10 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 14 (20.00%) SQL
10 14 (20.00%) Linux
11 13 (18.57%) ITIL
11 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
12 12 (17.14%) Windows 8
12 12 (17.14%) Firewall
13 11 (15.71%) Cisco
13 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (12.86%) WAN
15 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
15 9 (12.86%) VPN
15 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
16 8 (11.43%) MCSA
16 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
16 8 (11.43%) LAN
16 8 (11.43%) SAN
16 8 (11.43%) Wi-Fi

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 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.86%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) Office 365
2 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.29%) IaaS
4 3 (4.29%) PaaS
5 2 (2.86%) SaaS
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.86%) VPN
2 9 (12.86%) WAN
3 8 (11.43%) LAN
3 8 (11.43%) SAN
3 8 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (4.29%) SMS
6 2 (2.86%) Network Security
6 2 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (1.43%) DHCP
7 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.43%) MPLS
7 1 (1.43%) Skype
7 1 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.86%) Automotive
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Analyst
1 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 7 (10.00%) Consultant
2 7 (10.00%) Developer
2 7 (10.00%) Field Engineer
2 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (7.14%) Administrator
3 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (5.71%) DBA
4 4 (5.71%) Field Service Engineer
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (4.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Java EE
2 4 (5.71%) JSON
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (4.29%) Android SDK
3 3 (4.29%) iOS SDK
3 3 (4.29%) REST
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) X-Windows
4 2 (2.86%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.86%) WPF
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) MFC
5 1 (1.43%) Qt
5 1 (1.43%) STL
5 1 (1.43%) WinForms
5 1 (1.43%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.29%) iPad
2 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.86%) EPoS
3 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (58.57%) Windows Server
2 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (17.14%) Windows 8
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.14%) Android
7 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.71%) Solaris
8 4 (5.71%) Unix
9 3 (4.29%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) ITIL
2 5 (7.14%) DevOps
2 5 (7.14%) Migration
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (7.14%) OpenUP
3 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
3 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (4.29%) Android Development
4 3 (4.29%) Break/Fix
4 3 (4.29%) Change Management
4 3 (4.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (4.29%) ERP
4 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (4.29%) Release Management
4 3 (4.29%) Service Management
4 3 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) C++
3 3 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) Embedded C++
4 2 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
5 1 (1.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.43%) MCSA
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.14%) CCNA
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.71%) MCSE
6 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCENT
7 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.43%) ECDL
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.43%) MCDST
7 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) GDPR
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.29%) vCloud
5 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (1.43%) Docker
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 4 (5.71%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.86%) VMware
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco
4 7 (10.00%) Citrix
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle
6 4 (5.71%) EMC
6 4 (5.71%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (5.71%) Veeam
7 3 (4.29%) Hitachi
7 3 (4.29%) HP
7 3 (4.29%) NetApp
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) Lotus
9 1 (1.43%) Apple
9 1 (1.43%) Dell
9 1 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (1.43%) Mitel
9 1 (1.43%) MobileIron