Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 16 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 62 104 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.19% 11.26% 11.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.26% 55.03% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 56 89 101
Median annual salary £39,250 £32,500 £34,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.77% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £22,125 £23,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,200 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 137 189 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.73% 20.45% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 115 156 168
Median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Windows in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows in South Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 52 £41,500 +27.69% 16
Rotherham -2 4 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Doncaster -10 3 £20,000 -33.33% 3
Barnsley +11 1 £27,500 -1.79%
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 48 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
3 21 (33.87%) SCCM
4 20 (32.26%) VMware
5 18 (29.03%) Azure
5 18 (29.03%) Office 365
6 17 (27.42%) ITIL
7 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (25.81%) SQL
7 16 (25.81%) Citrix
7 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
8 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
8 14 (22.58%) Change Management
9 13 (20.97%) Project Delivery
9 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
10 12 (19.35%) Firewall
10 12 (19.35%) Linux
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle
11 11 (17.74%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (17.74%) Logistics
11 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Test Scripting
11 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.74%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Contingency Planning
11 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (16.13%) WAN
13 9 (14.52%) LAN
13 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Azure
1 18 (29.03%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) SaaS
3 4 (6.45%) PaaS
4 3 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.84%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) WAN
3 9 (14.52%) LAN
3 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.90%) DNS
4 8 (12.90%) SAN
5 7 (11.29%) DHCP
6 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.23%) Skype
7 2 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) ISDN
8 1 (1.61%) MPLS
8 1 (1.61%) NGN
8 1 (1.61%) PBX
8 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.61%) VoIP
8 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.68%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Gradle
2 4 (6.45%) Maven
2 4 (6.45%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.23%) Buildbot
3 2 (3.23%) Clang
3 2 (3.23%) CMake
3 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.23%) GCC
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
1 6 (9.68%) Games
2 3 (4.84%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Project Leader
2 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Build Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) DBA
5 5 (8.06%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) IT Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
2 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
3 12 (19.35%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.84%) Unix
10 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) ITIL
2 14 (22.58%) Change Management
3 13 (20.97%) Project Delivery
4 11 (17.74%) Contingency Planning
4 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Logistics
4 11 (17.74%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Test Scripting
4 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Service Management
5 9 (14.52%) Time Management
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.29%) High Availability
7 6 (9.68%) DevOps
7 6 (9.68%) DNA
7 6 (9.68%) Migration
7 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.06%) Decision-Making
8 5 (8.06%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) C++
3 6 (9.68%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) Python
4 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
5 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) Lua
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCSA
2 4 (6.45%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (3.23%) CCNA
3 2 (3.23%) CCNP
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) SCCM
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.23%) Nessus
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.23%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) VMware
3 16 (25.81%) Citrix
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle
5 9 (14.52%) Apple
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco
7 5 (8.06%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (6.45%) Perforce
8 4 (6.45%) Sony
8 4 (6.45%) Veeam
9 2 (3.23%) CommVault
9 2 (3.23%) HP
10 1 (1.61%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.61%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.61%) Dell
10 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.61%) Google
10 1 (1.61%) Mitel
10 1 (1.61%) Siemens