Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 24 8
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 155 133 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.72% 9.52% 15.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.75% 48.36% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 132 193
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.84% -11.43%
10th Percentile £19,500 £19,738 £19,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,338 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.12% -5.71% -

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 251 275 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.97% 19.69% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 189 237 325
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,250 £59,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +12 90 £30,000 +9.09% 16
Doncaster +13 51 £32,500 - 8
Rotherham -3 9 £23,750 -20.83% 3
Barnsley -16 3 £25,000 -35.06%
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 91 (58.71%) Microsoft
2 76 (49.03%) Windows Server
3 75 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 59 (38.06%) Office 365
5 48 (30.97%) Windows 10
6 47 (30.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (26.45%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (26.45%) Microsoft Office
8 39 (25.16%) Windows 7
9 37 (23.87%) DNS
9 37 (23.87%) VMware
10 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (18.06%) ITIL
13 28 (18.06%) Linux
14 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
14 27 (17.42%) MS Exchange
14 27 (17.42%) Firewall
15 26 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (16.13%) Degree
17 24 (15.48%) SQL
17 24 (15.48%) Windows 8
18 22 (14.19%) DHCP
19 21 (13.55%) WAN
19 21 (13.55%) Hyper-V
20 20 (12.90%) SLA
20 20 (12.90%) Cisco
20 20 (12.90%) TCP/IP
20 20 (12.90%) Citrix

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 27 (17.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (5.81%) Apache
3 9 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.16%) IIS
4 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.58%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.94%) Confluence
7 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (26.45%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.65%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 59 (38.06%) Office 365
2 47 (30.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.81%) SaaS
4 5 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.94%) Serverless
7 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.87%) DNS
2 27 (17.42%) Firewall
3 22 (14.19%) DHCP
4 21 (13.55%) WAN
5 20 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 18 (11.61%) SAN
7 17 (10.97%) LAN
8 14 (9.03%) HTTP
9 13 (8.39%) SMTP
10 11 (7.10%) VPN
11 10 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (5.16%) Wireless
14 7 (4.52%) FTP
14 7 (4.52%) SSH
15 4 (2.58%) VoIP
16 3 (1.94%) Internet
17 2 (1.29%) Ethernet
17 2 (1.29%) Skype
17 2 (1.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) MySQL
3 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.23%) JIRA
3 3 (1.94%) GitLab
3 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
3 3 (1.94%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.29%) AppScan
4 2 (1.29%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) Ant
5 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.65%) JMeter
5 1 (0.65%) Maven
5 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.45%) Manufacturing
1 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.87%) Finance
2 6 (3.87%) Marketing
3 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.29%) Automotive
3 2 (1.29%) French Language
3 2 (1.29%) German Language
3 2 (1.29%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (20.65%) Support Engineer
2 22 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) IT Support
4 19 (12.26%) IT Engineer
5 13 (8.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) Analyst
7 10 (6.45%) Developer
7 10 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Architect
8 8 (5.16%) Service Manager
9 7 (4.52%) Azure DevOps
9 7 (4.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) IT Technician
9 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.52%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.45%) Web Services
2 8 (5.16%) .NET
3 7 (4.52%) HTML
4 6 (3.87%) SAML
5 4 (2.58%) CSS
6 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.94%) OpenGL
6 3 (1.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (1.29%) JSON
7 2 (1.29%) MFC
7 2 (1.29%) SOAP
7 2 (1.29%) WPF
8 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.65%) HTML5
8 1 (0.65%) LDAP
8 1 (0.65%) Middleware
8 1 (0.65%) RESTful
8 1 (0.65%) WinForms
8 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.81%) Computer Science
1 9 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.87%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.87%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.87%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.87%) iPhone
3 6 (3.87%) Learning Management System
4 5 (3.23%) iPad
5 4 (2.58%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.94%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.94%) Clustering
6 3 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.94%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 76 (49.03%) Windows Server
2 48 (30.97%) Windows 10
3 39 (25.16%) Windows 7
4 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (18.06%) Linux
7 24 (15.48%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.58%) Android
9 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.58%) CentOS
10 3 (1.94%) Unix
10 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.45%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (18.06%) ITIL
3 26 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (8.39%) DevOps
6 12 (7.74%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.10%) ERP
8 9 (5.81%) Workflow
9 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.16%) Project Management
10 7 (4.52%) Network Management
10 7 (4.52%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.52%) Time Management
11 6 (3.87%) Change Management
11 6 (3.87%) IT Strategy
11 6 (3.87%) Logistics
11 6 (3.87%) Open Source
11 6 (3.87%) SDLC
11 6 (3.87%) Service Management
12 5 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.48%) SQL
2 19 (12.26%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.74%) C#
5 10 (6.45%) Java
6 8 (5.16%) C++
7 5 (3.23%) Python
8 4 (2.58%) Ruby
9 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.94%) C
9 3 (1.94%) GLSL
10 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) Delphi
11 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.65%) Fortran
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) VC++
11 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (16.13%) Degree
3 14 (9.03%) MCSA
4 11 (7.10%) MCSE
5 6 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.58%) MCITP
6 4 (2.58%) MCTS
7 3 (1.94%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.94%) CISA
7 3 (1.94%) CISM
7 3 (1.94%) CISSP
7 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.29%) CCIE
8 2 (1.29%) CCNA
8 2 (1.29%) CCNP
8 2 (1.29%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.29%) PhD
8 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) HL7
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 75 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.55%) Hyper-V
3 19 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.23%) vSphere
5 3 (1.94%) Docker
5 3 (1.94%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.74%) SCCM
2 10 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.81%) SCOM
4 7 (4.52%) Nagios
5 6 (3.87%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (3.87%) WSUS
6 4 (2.58%) Ansible
6 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.58%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.94%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.94%) Nessus
7 3 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.94%) Puppet
7 3 (1.94%) Terraform
8 2 (1.29%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.65%) Opsview
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 91 (58.71%) Microsoft
2 37 (23.87%) VMware
3 20 (12.90%) Cisco
3 20 (12.90%) Citrix
4 11 (7.10%) Veeam
5 8 (5.16%) Oracle
6 6 (3.87%) CommVault
6 6 (3.87%) Kaspersky
6 6 (3.87%) MobileIron
7 5 (3.23%) Apple
7 5 (3.23%) HP
7 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.23%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.58%) CA
9 3 (1.94%) arcserve
9 3 (1.94%) EMC
9 3 (1.94%) F5
9 3 (1.94%) IBM
9 3 (1.94%) Sophos
9 3 (1.94%) Symantec