Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 18 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 136 152 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.00% 10.93% 12.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.91% 58.24% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 123 137 168
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% -8.45% +12.70%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,700 £55,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,176 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.31% -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 227 261 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.37% 18.76% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 191 222 299
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +4 81 £30,000 +9.09% 15
Doncaster +5 43 £32,750 +9.17% 7
Rotherham +5 11 £23,750 -20.83% 3
Barnsley -13 1 - - 6
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 88 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 71 (52.21%) Active Directory
3 58 (42.65%) Windows Server
4 49 (36.03%) Office 365
5 42 (30.88%) Windows 10
5 42 (30.88%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 35 (25.74%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (22.79%) VMware
10 30 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (21.32%) DNS
11 29 (21.32%) MS Exchange
12 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (16.91%) Hyper-V
14 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
14 22 (16.18%) Firewall
15 21 (15.44%) WAN
16 20 (14.71%) TCP/IP
16 20 (14.71%) Windows 8
17 19 (13.97%) DHCP
18 18 (13.24%) Linux
19 17 (12.50%) SLA
19 17 (12.50%) Cisco
20 16 (11.76%) LAN
20 16 (11.76%) SQL
20 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
21 15 (11.03%) Degree

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 29 (21.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.09%) IIS
3 10 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.21%) Apache
7 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.47%) Confluence
9 1 (0.74%) JBoss
9 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (30.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 49 (36.03%) Office 365
2 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.94%) SaaS
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.32%) DNS
2 22 (16.18%) Firewall
3 21 (15.44%) WAN
4 20 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 19 (13.97%) DHCP
6 16 (11.76%) LAN
7 14 (10.29%) SAN
8 11 (8.09%) HTTP
8 11 (8.09%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (7.35%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (7.35%) SMTP
10 8 (5.88%) VPN
11 7 (5.15%) FTP
11 7 (5.15%) SSH
12 5 (3.68%) VoIP
12 5 (3.68%) Wireless
13 4 (2.94%) Internet
14 3 (2.21%) SMS
15 2 (1.47%) Skype
15 2 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.94%) MySQL
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.74%) Informix
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.21%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) AppScan
4 2 (1.47%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) Ant
5 1 (0.74%) Appium
5 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.74%) Gradle
5 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.74%) JMeter
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
5 1 (0.74%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.74%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (8.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.15%) Finance
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 3 (2.21%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (22.79%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.71%) IT Support
3 17 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 15 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Analyst
6 12 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.88%) IT Technician
9 8 (5.88%) Support Technician
10 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.15%) Azure DevOps
10 7 (5.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) .NET
2 5 (3.68%) Web Services
3 4 (2.94%) HTML
4 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.21%) CSS
4 3 (2.21%) MFC
4 3 (2.21%) SAML
4 3 (2.21%) WPF
5 2 (1.47%) Java EE
5 2 (1.47%) JSON
5 2 (1.47%) Middleware
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.47%) Qt
5 2 (1.47%) SOAP
5 2 (1.47%) WinForms
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.74%) HTML5
6 1 (0.74%) REST
6 1 (0.74%) RESTful
6 1 (0.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) Clustering
2 7 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.68%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.21%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.21%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.74%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.74%) CMDB
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.74%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.65%) Windows Server
2 42 (30.88%) Windows 10
3 32 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (14.71%) Windows 8
6 18 (13.24%) Linux
7 5 (3.68%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.68%) Unix
8 4 (2.94%) CentOS
9 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.47%) Android
10 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.47%) Solaris
11 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.74%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.29%) ITIL
4 11 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.35%) DevOps
6 9 (6.62%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (5.15%) ERP
7 7 (5.15%) Network Management
7 7 (5.15%) Project Management
7 7 (5.15%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.41%) Logistics
9 5 (3.68%) MVC
9 5 (3.68%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.68%) Time Management
10 4 (2.94%) IT Strategy
10 4 (2.94%) Server Building
10 4 (2.94%) Service Management
10 4 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 16 (11.76%) SQL
2 12 (8.82%) C#
3 10 (7.35%) C++
3 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.15%) C
5 5 (3.68%) Java
6 4 (2.94%) Python
7 3 (2.21%) Embedded C++
7 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.47%) Fortran
9 1 (0.74%) Delphi
9 1 (0.74%) GLSL
9 1 (0.74%) Groovy
9 1 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) VC++
9 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.03%) Degree
3 11 (8.09%) MCSA
4 9 (6.62%) MCSE
5 4 (2.94%) MCITP
5 4 (2.94%) MCTS
6 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.21%) PhD
7 2 (1.47%) CISA
7 2 (1.47%) CISM
7 2 (1.47%) CISSP
7 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.74%) CCNA
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCDST
8 1 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) MISRA
3 1 (0.74%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 71 (52.21%) Active Directory
2 23 (16.91%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.35%) vSphere
5 4 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.35%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (6.62%) SCCM
3 7 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (4.41%) Nagios
4 6 (4.41%) SCOM
4 6 (4.41%) WSUS
5 3 (2.21%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.47%) HP Fortify
6 2 (1.47%) Nessus
6 2 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.74%) Ansible
7 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.74%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.74%) Opsview
7 1 (0.74%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 88 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.79%) VMware
3 17 (12.50%) Cisco
4 10 (7.35%) Veeam
5 9 (6.62%) Citrix
6 6 (4.41%) Kaspersky
6 6 (4.41%) MobileIron
6 6 (4.41%) Oracle
7 5 (3.68%) Apple
7 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.94%) HP
9 3 (2.21%) arcserve
9 3 (2.21%) CA
9 3 (2.21%) IBM
9 3 (2.21%) Meraki
10 2 (1.47%) EMC
10 2 (1.47%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (1.47%) Sophos
10 2 (1.47%) Symantec