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

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 148 99 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.18% 8.75% 14.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.01% 36.00% 63.55%
Number of salaries quoted 106 111 178
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,125 £32,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.12% -22.92%
10th Percentile £19,375 £19,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £66,875 £70,000 £49,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -0.71%

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 274 275 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.40% 24.29% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 173 240 271
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +25.40% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £54,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -5.26%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +9 89 £37,500 +33.93% 19
Doncaster +12 40 £22,500 -35.25% 5
Rotherham +3 7 £24,500 -27.41% 5
Barnsley +2 6 - - 2
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 66 (44.59%) Windows Server
2 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
3 48 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 46 (31.08%) Linux
4 46 (31.08%) Office 365
5 41 (27.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (25.68%) SQL
7 37 (25.00%) ITIL
8 34 (22.97%) VMware
9 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 31 (20.95%) Windows 7
11 29 (19.59%) Unix
12 28 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
13 27 (18.24%) Firewall
14 26 (17.57%) SLA
15 25 (16.89%) Windows 10
16 24 (16.22%) Citrix
16 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (14.86%) Degree
18 21 (14.19%) SCCM
19 20 (13.51%) JavaScript
19 20 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
21 17 (11.49%) Information Security
21 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
22 16 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
23 15 (10.14%) .NET
23 15 (10.14%) SQL Server

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 10 (6.76%) Skype for Business
2 8 (5.41%) IIS
2 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.38%) Apache
3 5 (3.38%) Confluence
3 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.35%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.68%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 46 (31.08%) Office 365
2 41 (27.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.73%) Akamai
4 7 (4.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.05%) SaaS
5 6 (4.05%) Serverless
6 4 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.03%) IaaS
7 3 (2.03%) iPaaS
7 3 (2.03%) PaaS
7 3 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.68%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.24%) Firewall
2 15 (10.14%) SAN
3 13 (8.78%) WAN
4 11 (7.43%) DNS
4 11 (7.43%) LAN
4 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.41%) VoIP
6 6 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.70%) DHCP
8 3 (2.03%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.03%) Network Security
8 3 (2.03%) VPN
9 2 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.35%) Internet
9 2 (1.35%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.35%) Wireless
10 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.68%) HTTP
10 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.70%) MySQL
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) OLAP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Burp Suite
1 8 (5.41%) Metasploit
2 6 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.38%) JIRA
4 4 (2.70%) AppScan
4 4 (2.70%) FogBugz
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.03%) Subversion
6 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.35%) GitLab
6 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.35%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.35%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (6.76%) Manufacturing
1 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.73%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.03%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.03%) Finance
5 2 (1.35%) Automotive
5 2 (1.35%) French Language
5 2 (1.35%) Games
5 2 (1.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (18.24%) Analyst
3 12 (8.11%) Developer
4 10 (6.76%) Support Analyst
5 9 (6.08%) IT Engineer
5 9 (6.08%) Security Engineer
6 8 (5.41%) Applications Support
6 8 (5.41%) Architect
6 8 (5.41%) Help Desk Manager
6 8 (5.41%) IT Analyst
6 8 (5.41%) Service Control Manager
6 8 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.73%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (4.73%) IT Support
7 7 (4.73%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.14%) .NET
2 12 (8.11%) HTML
2 12 (8.11%) Web Services
3 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.76%) Middleware
5 9 (6.08%) SOAP
6 8 (5.41%) XML
7 7 (4.73%) Node.js
8 5 (3.38%) CSS
8 5 (3.38%) WCF
9 4 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.70%) REST
10 3 (2.03%) JSON
11 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.68%) .NET Core
12 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 1 (0.68%) SailPoint
12 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.08%) iPad
1 9 (6.08%) iPhone
2 8 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.73%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.05%) iSeries
4 6 (4.05%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.03%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.03%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.35%) CCTV
8 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.35%) Tandem
9 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.59%) Windows Server
2 46 (31.08%) Linux
3 31 (20.95%) Windows 7
4 29 (19.59%) Unix
5 25 (16.89%) Windows 10
6 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.03%) Android
9 3 (2.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.00%) ITIL
2 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.49%) Information Security
5 16 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (8.78%) High Availability
7 12 (8.11%) OWASP
7 12 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 11 (7.43%) Service Management
9 10 (6.76%) Open Source
9 10 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.76%) Test Scripting
10 9 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.41%) DevOps
11 8 (5.41%) Incident Management
12 6 (4.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.68%) SQL
2 20 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.46%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.43%) C#
5 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.05%) VB
7 5 (3.38%) C
8 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.70%) Python
9 3 (2.03%) Java
10 2 (1.35%) Ruby
10 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Degree
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.43%) MCSA
4 10 (6.76%) MCSE
5 5 (3.38%) CISA
5 5 (3.38%) CISM
5 5 (3.38%) CISSP
6 4 (2.70%) ISEB
7 3 (2.03%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.03%) HND
8 2 (1.35%) CCA
8 2 (1.35%) CCIE
8 2 (1.35%) CCNP
8 2 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.35%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.35%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.35%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.57%) SLA
2 8 (5.41%) HL7
3 6 (4.05%) PMO
4 4 (2.70%) QA
5 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.70%) Docker
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.68%) vCloud
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (14.19%) SCCM
2 13 (8.78%) SCOM
3 12 (8.11%) Nessus
4 10 (6.76%) SCVMM
5 7 (4.73%) Nmap
5 7 (4.73%) Terraform
6 4 (2.70%) Ansible
6 4 (2.70%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.35%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.35%) Puppet
7 2 (1.35%) QRadar
8 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.68%) Nagios
8 1 (0.68%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.97%) VMware
3 24 (16.22%) Citrix
4 13 (8.78%) Oracle
5 11 (7.43%) Cisco
5 11 (7.43%) CommVault
6 7 (4.73%) EMC
6 7 (4.73%) Google
7 6 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (4.05%) NetApp
8 5 (3.38%) F5
9 4 (2.70%) IBM
9 4 (2.70%) McAfee
9 4 (2.70%) Veracode
10 3 (2.03%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.03%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.03%) Qualys
10 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.03%) SonicWALL