Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 98 212 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.85% 15.35% 16.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.70% 61.99% 67.09%
Number of salaries quoted 110 187 253
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £28,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -25.33% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,000 £20,550
90th Percentile £66,625 £50,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -

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 267 342 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.12% 24.76% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 231 286 359
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.19% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 71 £28,000 -6.67% 9
Doncaster -11 17 £33,500 +28.85% 4
Rotherham +8 5 £33,750 +70.89% 1
Barnsley +4 1 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 56 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 52 (53.06%) Windows Server
3 38 (38.78%) Office 365
4 36 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 31 (31.63%) Microsoft Office
6 30 (30.61%) VMware
7 22 (22.45%) SQL
7 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (21.43%) ITIL
9 20 (20.41%) Linux
9 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
10 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
10 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (17.35%) Windows 10
11 17 (17.35%) WAN
12 16 (16.33%) Cisco
12 16 (16.33%) Firewall
13 14 (14.29%) Citrix
13 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 14 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 14 (14.29%) Windows 8
14 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (11.22%) LAN
15 11 (11.22%) VPN
15 11 (11.22%) SLA
15 11 (11.22%) SAN
16 10 (10.20%) Wi-Fi

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 14 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) IIS
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.04%) JBoss
5 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (31.63%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.78%) Office 365
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.06%) IaaS
5 3 (3.06%) PaaS
6 2 (2.04%) SaaS
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) WAN
2 16 (16.33%) Firewall
3 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.22%) LAN
4 11 (11.22%) SAN
4 11 (11.22%) VPN
5 10 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (6.12%) DNS
7 5 (5.10%) VoIP
8 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.06%) MPLS
8 3 (3.06%) Skype
8 3 (3.06%) SMS
9 2 (2.04%) DHCP
9 2 (2.04%) Network Security
9 2 (2.04%) Wireless
10 1 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.02%) FTP
10 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
1 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.10%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.06%) Android Studio
4 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.06%) JIRA
5 2 (2.04%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.04%) YouTrack
6 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Automotive
3 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (10.20%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Consultant
5 7 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Administrator
6 6 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.10%) DBA
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Field Service Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) IT Support
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) Java EE
2 4 (4.08%) JSON
2 4 (4.08%) Middleware
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) Android SDK
3 3 (3.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) iOS SDK
3 3 (3.06%) REST
3 3 (3.06%) WinForms
3 3 (3.06%) X-Windows
4 2 (2.04%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.04%) WCF
4 2 (2.04%) WPF
4 2 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) MFC
5 1 (1.02%) Qt
5 1 (1.02%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.08%) Clustering
2 4 (4.08%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.08%) iPad
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.04%) EPoS
4 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.04%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) PKI
5 1 (1.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.06%) Windows Server
2 20 (20.41%) Linux
3 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.35%) Windows 10
5 14 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.16%) Android
7 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.10%) Unix
9 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.08%) Solaris
10 3 (3.06%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (3.06%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) ITIL
2 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.14%) Migration
3 7 (7.14%) OpenUP
3 7 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
4 5 (5.10%) DevOps
4 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.08%) ERP
5 4 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.06%) Android Development
6 3 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.06%) Change Control
6 3 (3.06%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.06%) Process Improvement
6 3 (3.06%) SDLC
6 3 (3.06%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (3.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) SQL
2 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.12%) C++
3 6 (6.12%) Java
3 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.10%) Python
5 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.08%) C#
6 3 (3.06%) C
6 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.04%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VBScript
8 1 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.20%) MCSA
3 7 (7.14%) MCSE
4 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.10%) CCNA
5 5 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.04%) Degree
7 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.02%) CCENT
8 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.02%) ECDL
8 1 (1.02%) MCDST
8 1 (1.02%) MCP
8 1 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) GDPR
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
2 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.08%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) vCloud
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.04%) XenApp
7 1 (1.02%) Docker
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.06%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.61%) VMware
3 16 (16.33%) Cisco
4 14 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle
6 6 (6.12%) HP
7 5 (5.10%) Veeam
8 4 (4.08%) EMC
8 4 (4.08%) NetApp
8 4 (4.08%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (3.06%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.06%) Mitel
9 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.04%) arcserve
10 2 (2.04%) CA
10 2 (2.04%) DevExpress
10 2 (2.04%) Google
10 2 (2.04%) Lotus
10 2 (2.04%) Meraki
11 1 (1.02%) Sophos