Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 120 181 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.45% 13.90% 13.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.79% 69.08% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 133 164 196
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -19.46% +24.17%
10th Percentile £19,300 £20,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45% +1.43%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 241 262 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.99% 20.12% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 226 228 318
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +6.56%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in South Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 -5 85 £28,000 -0.88% 27
Doncaster -3 29 £35,000 +16.67% 12
Rotherham +3 5 £22,500 -25.00% 7
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 79 (65.83%) Microsoft
2 60 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 54 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 41 (34.17%) Office 365
5 40 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 38 (31.67%) VMware
7 29 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (22.50%) Hyper-V
9 27 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (22.50%) WAN
10 26 (21.67%) Firewall
11 25 (20.83%) Windows 10
12 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (17.50%) SQL
15 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (15.83%) MS Exchange
17 18 (15.00%) Cisco
17 18 (15.00%) Citrix
17 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
17 18 (15.00%) Windows 8
18 17 (14.17%) LAN
19 16 (13.33%) SAN
20 14 (11.67%) ITIL
20 14 (11.67%) Linux
21 13 (10.83%) .NET
22 12 (10.00%) DNS

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 19 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.33%) IIS
3 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.67%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 41 (34.17%) Office 365
2 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.67%) IaaS
5 2 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.50%) WAN
2 26 (21.67%) Firewall
3 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 17 (14.17%) LAN
5 16 (13.33%) SAN
6 12 (10.00%) DNS
6 12 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (8.33%) VPN
8 9 (7.50%) VoIP
9 7 (5.83%) DHCP
10 6 (5.00%) FTP
10 6 (5.00%) SMS
11 5 (4.17%) HTTP
11 5 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (4.17%) SMTP
11 5 (4.17%) SSH
11 5 (4.17%) Wireless
12 4 (3.33%) Network Security
13 3 (2.50%) MPLS
14 2 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.67%) MySQL
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.83%) Informix
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.83%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Automotive
4 2 (1.67%) Electronics
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (17.50%) Support Engineer
2 15 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Analyst
4 10 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Administrator
6 8 (6.67%) Consultant
6 8 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.67%) IT Support
6 8 (6.67%) Systems Support
7 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Field Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.00%) IT Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) .NET
2 6 (5.00%) Java EE
2 6 (5.00%) Middleware
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.33%) WinForms
3 4 (3.33%) WPF
4 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.67%) HTML
5 2 (1.67%) MFC
5 2 (1.67%) Qt
6 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.83%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) HTML5
6 1 (0.83%) LDAP
6 1 (0.83%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.83%) WCF
6 1 (0.83%) Web Services
6 1 (0.83%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Clustering
2 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.50%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) EPoS
7 1 (0.83%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) PMI
7 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 29 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.83%) Windows 10
5 18 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 14 (11.67%) Linux
7 8 (6.67%) Unix
8 6 (5.00%) Solaris
9 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.67%) Android
11 1 (0.83%) AIX
11 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.67%) ITIL
2 12 (10.00%) DevOps
3 9 (7.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (5.83%) Migration
4 7 (5.83%) Network Management
4 7 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (5.00%) ERP
5 6 (5.00%) OpenUP
5 6 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (5.00%) Project Management
6 5 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.17%) Service Management
6 5 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.33%) Change Control
7 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.33%) Time Management
8 3 (2.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.50%) SQL
2 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.67%) C#
4 7 (5.83%) C++
4 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.17%) C
7 4 (3.33%) Embedded C++
7 4 (3.33%) Python
8 2 (1.67%) Fortran
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) Ruby
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.33%) MCSE
3 8 (6.67%) MCSA
4 6 (5.00%) Degree
5 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.33%) CCNA
6 4 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) PhD
8 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.83%) CCENT
9 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.83%) ECDL
9 1 (0.83%) MCDST
9 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.83%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) MISRA
3 1 (0.83%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 54 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.17%) vSphere
5 7 (5.83%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.50%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.67%) XenApp
8 1 (0.83%) Docker
8 1 (0.83%) Firmware
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (6.67%) SCCM
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (4.17%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.50%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.67%) SCOM
7 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.83%) Nagios
7 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.83%) Opsview
7 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.83%) Puppet
7 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (65.83%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.67%) VMware
3 18 (15.00%) Cisco
3 18 (15.00%) Citrix
4 9 (7.50%) Oracle
5 5 (4.17%) EMC
5 5 (4.17%) Meraki
5 5 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (3.33%) HP
6 4 (3.33%) Veeam
7 3 (2.50%) arcserve
7 3 (2.50%) CA
7 3 (2.50%) Mitel
7 3 (2.50%) Sophos
8 2 (1.67%) Apple
8 2 (1.67%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Lotus
8 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.67%) Symantec
8 2 (1.67%) WatchGuard