Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 29 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 79 57 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.25% 7.08% 12.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.64% 32.39% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 110
Sheffield median annual salary £33,000 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.29% -17.33%
10th Percentile £21,730 £19,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £57,500 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,125 £31,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year +10.08% +11.71% -26.00%

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 156 176 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 18.27% 21.86% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 115 145 197
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,310 £20,075 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,100 £58,250 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
1 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
2 32 (40.51%) Linux
3 25 (31.65%) SQL
3 25 (31.65%) Active Directory
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (29.11%) Office 365
5 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (22.78%) VMware
7 18 (22.78%) Degree
7 18 (22.78%) SCCM
8 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (21.52%) SLA
8 17 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (17.72%) SCOM
10 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
11 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (16.46%) Open Source
12 12 (15.19%) ITIL
12 12 (15.19%) Unix
12 12 (15.19%) MCSA
13 11 (13.92%) Information Security
13 11 (13.92%) Nessus
13 11 (13.92%) MCSE
13 11 (13.92%) SAN
13 11 (13.92%) CommVault
13 11 (13.92%) Citrix

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 (13.92%) Skype for Business
2 7 (8.86%) Apache
2 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.06%) Confluence
3 4 (5.06%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (29.11%) Office 365
2 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.59%) Akamai
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (6.33%) SaaS
4 5 (6.33%) Serverless
4 5 (6.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) SAN
2 9 (11.39%) LAN
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) VoIP
5 6 (7.59%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.06%) HTTP
6 4 (5.06%) SMTP
6 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.80%) Network Security
8 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
9 1 (1.27%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Burp Suite
1 7 (8.86%) Metasploit
2 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 4 (5.06%) AppScan
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) GitLab
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.80%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (7.59%) Banking
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
4 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) French Language
4 2 (2.53%) German Language
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) IT Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Developer
7 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) Web Services
2 6 (7.59%) HTML
2 6 (7.59%) Node.js
3 4 (5.06%) SAML
4 3 (3.80%) .NET
4 3 (3.80%) OpenGL
4 3 (3.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.53%) CSS
6 1 (1.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.06%) Learning Management System
4 3 (3.80%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.27%) EPoS
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
2 32 (40.51%) Linux
3 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.19%) Unix
6 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.80%) Android
8 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.53%) Debian
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (16.46%) Open Source
4 12 (15.19%) ITIL
5 11 (13.92%) High Availability
5 11 (13.92%) Information Security
6 10 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (8.86%) OWASP
8 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.59%) Internal Audit
8 6 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
9 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.33%) DevOps
9 5 (6.33%) ERP
9 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.33%) ITSM
10 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.06%) SDLC
11 3 (3.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.86%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.59%) Python
5 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.33%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) C++
7 3 (3.80%) GLSL
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Delphi
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (15.19%) MCSA
4 11 (13.92%) MCSE
5 4 (5.06%) CISA
5 4 (5.06%) CISM
5 4 (5.06%) CISSP
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.80%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.53%) CCNA
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.53%) CREST Certified
7 2 (2.53%) GPEN
7 2 (2.53%) GWAPT
7 2 (2.53%) GXPN
7 2 (2.53%) OSCE
7 2 (2.53%) OSCP
7 2 (2.53%) SANS
8 1 (1.27%) ISEB
8 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.52%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) HL7
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (31.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) Docker
5 2 (2.53%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) vCloud
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) SCCM
2 14 (17.72%) SCOM
3 11 (13.92%) Nessus
3 11 (13.92%) SCVMM
4 6 (7.59%) Ansible
4 6 (7.59%) Nmap
4 6 (7.59%) Terraform
5 4 (5.06%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.80%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.80%) Puppet
7 2 (2.53%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.27%) Nagios
8 1 (1.27%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (1.27%) QRadar
8 1 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.78%) VMware
3 11 (13.92%) Citrix
3 11 (13.92%) CommVault
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.80%) Veracode
7 2 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.53%) Centrify
7 2 (2.53%) CyberArk
7 2 (2.53%) F5
7 2 (2.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Okta
7 2 (2.53%) Qualys
7 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL