Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 89 73 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.88% 8.72% 13.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.57% 33.64% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 121
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.93% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £25,950 £19,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,125 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +18.18% -21.43%

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 176 217 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 21.52% 25.93% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 122 187 184
Sheffield median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £19,625 £21,075
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +23.81% -10.00%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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.

1 46 (51.69%) Windows Server
2 39 (43.82%) Linux
3 35 (39.33%) Microsoft
4 31 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (32.58%) SQL
6 28 (31.46%) Office 365
7 23 (25.84%) Unix
7 23 (25.84%) SLA
7 23 (25.84%) Active Directory
7 23 (25.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (22.47%) SCCM
9 18 (20.22%) VMware
9 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (19.10%) Information Security
10 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (17.98%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
13 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (15.73%) SAN
14 13 (14.61%) Citrix
14 13 (14.61%) ITIL
14 13 (14.61%) High Availability
15 12 (13.48%) OWASP
15 12 (13.48%) SCOM
15 12 (13.48%) Penetration Testing
15 12 (13.48%) Degree
15 12 (13.48%) Nessus
16 11 (12.36%) 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 10 (11.24%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.62%) Confluence
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (31.46%) Office 365
3 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.87%) Akamai
5 6 (6.74%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (6.74%) SaaS
5 6 (6.74%) Serverless
6 4 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.37%) IaaS
7 3 (3.37%) iPaaS
7 3 (3.37%) PaaS
7 3 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) SAN
2 11 (12.36%) Firewall
3 9 (10.11%) LAN
4 8 (8.99%) VoIP
4 8 (8.99%) WAN
5 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (5.62%) DNS
7 3 (3.37%) DHCP
7 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.37%) Network Security
7 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.12%) HTTP
8 1 (1.12%) Internet
8 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.12%) SMTP
8 1 (1.12%) VPN
8 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) MySQL
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Burp Suite
1 8 (8.99%) Metasploit
2 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) JIRA
3 4 (4.49%) AppScan
4 3 (3.37%) FogBugz
4 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) GitLab
5 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.74%) Banking
2 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) Finance
5 2 (2.25%) French Language
5 2 (2.25%) Games
5 2 (2.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (12.36%) Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.49%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Platform Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) Web Services
2 7 (7.87%) HTML
2 7 (7.87%) Node.js
3 5 (5.62%) .NET
3 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.37%) JSON
4 3 (3.37%) REST
4 3 (3.37%) SOAP
4 3 (3.37%) XML
5 2 (2.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.12%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Tandem
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.12%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.12%) Replication
5 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Windows Server
2 39 (43.82%) Linux
3 23 (25.84%) Unix
4 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.37%) Debian
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (19.10%) Information Security
4 16 (17.98%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (14.61%) High Availability
5 13 (14.61%) ITIL
6 12 (13.48%) OWASP
6 12 (13.48%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (11.24%) Open Source
8 8 (8.99%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.74%) Internal Audit
11 5 (5.62%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.62%) Change Management
11 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
11 5 (5.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) SDLC
11 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.49%) ITSM
12 4 (4.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.62%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.62%) VB
5 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.49%) Python
6 3 (3.37%) Java
7 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) MCSA
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.24%) MCSE
4 5 (5.62%) CISA
4 5 (5.62%) CISM
4 5 (5.62%) CISSP
5 3 (3.37%) ISEB
6 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.25%) CREST Certified
6 2 (2.25%) GPEN
6 2 (2.25%) GWAPT
6 2 (2.25%) GXPN
6 2 (2.25%) OSCE
6 2 (2.25%) OSCP
6 2 (2.25%) SANS
7 1 (1.12%) CCNA
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.84%) SLA
2 8 (8.99%) HL7
3 3 (3.37%) QA
4 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (25.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.49%) Docker
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.12%) vCloud
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) SCCM
2 12 (13.48%) Nessus
2 12 (13.48%) SCOM
3 10 (11.24%) SCVMM
4 7 (7.87%) Nmap
4 7 (7.87%) Terraform
5 4 (4.49%) Ansible
5 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.49%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.25%) HP Fortify
7 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.25%) Puppet
7 2 (2.25%) QRadar
8 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.12%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.22%) VMware
3 13 (14.61%) Citrix
4 10 (11.24%) CommVault
5 9 (10.11%) Oracle
6 6 (6.74%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco
7 4 (4.49%) Veracode
8 3 (3.37%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.37%) F5
8 3 (3.37%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.37%) McAfee
8 3 (3.37%) Qualys
8 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.37%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.25%) CyberArk
9 2 (2.25%) IBM
9 2 (2.25%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds