Period
to 7 June 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 7 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 78 195 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.83% 16.21% 10.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.12% 60.56% 61.50%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 124
Median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,825 £19,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,700 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +18.06% -1.37% +12.31%

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 139 322 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.86% 26.77% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 123 243 181
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%

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 7 June 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 7 June 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 -2 49 £42,000 +40.00% 4
Barnsley +11 13 £45,000 +60.71%
Doncaster -2 13 £30,000 - 1
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 June 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 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (47.44%) Windows Server
3 34 (43.59%) VMware
4 31 (39.74%) Active Directory
5 25 (32.05%) Office 365
6 24 (30.77%) Azure
6 24 (30.77%) Windows 10
7 23 (29.49%) C#
8 21 (26.92%) SQL
8 21 (26.92%) SCCM
9 20 (25.64%) Citrix
10 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
10 19 (24.36%) Firewall
11 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
12 17 (21.79%) Management Information System
12 17 (21.79%) ITIL
13 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2019
15 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
16 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (16.67%) IIS
16 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
17 12 (15.38%) DevOps
18 11 (14.10%) Public Sector
18 11 (14.10%) Cisco
18 11 (14.10%) Internet
19 10 (12.82%) .NET
20 9 (11.54%) Linux

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 13 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.05%) Office 365
2 24 (30.77%) Azure
3 3 (3.85%) PaaS
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.28%) AWS
4 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.28%) IaaS
4 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 11 (14.10%) Internet
3 6 (7.69%) VoIP
4 5 (6.41%) LAN
4 5 (6.41%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.28%) DNS
7 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.28%) NAS
7 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.28%) SSL
7 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (8.97%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) Postman
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) LINQPad
4 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.28%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (14.10%) Public Sector
2 9 (11.54%) Local Government
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Business Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) WinForms
3 5 (6.41%) Web Services
4 3 (3.85%) .NET Core
4 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.85%) REST
4 3 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.28%) LAMP
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (2.56%) Handset
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) FMCG
4 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows Server
2 24 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2019
4 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (11.54%) Linux
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.56%) Android
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.28%) Debian
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.28%) Unix
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (15.38%) DevOps
6 9 (11.54%) Case Management
6 9 (11.54%) Service Management
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.69%) Informatics
8 6 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (6.41%) Project Delivery
9 5 (6.41%) Project Management
10 3 (3.85%) ERP
10 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.85%) ITSM
10 3 (3.85%) Logistics
10 3 (3.85%) MVC
10 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.85%) Sprint Retrospective
10 3 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) C#
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.13%) Java
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
5 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) C++
6 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.69%) CCNA
2 6 (7.69%) CCNP
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.69%) MCSA
3 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CISA
6 1 (1.28%) CISM
6 1 (1.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) SANS
6 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) HL7
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.28%) GDPR
4 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (39.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.69%) XenApp
5 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.28%) Docker
6 1 (1.28%) KVM
6 1 (1.28%) NFS
6 1 (1.28%) pfSense
6 1 (1.28%) Samba
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) SCCM
2 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.28%) Proxmox
3 1 (1.28%) Rancher
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 34 (43.59%) VMware
3 20 (25.64%) Citrix
4 11 (14.10%) Cisco
5 7 (8.97%) Apple
5 7 (8.97%) Splunk
6 2 (2.56%) Lotus
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Remedy
6 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.28%) Draytek
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) Supermicro