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

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 9
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 137 97 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.17% 7.64% 14.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.37% 36.33% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 91 96 174
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,125 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +18.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £18,685
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
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 252 267 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.54% 21.02% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 161 217 292
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £20,255
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 20 September 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 September 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 +14 77 £35,000 +29.63% 14
Doncaster +20 47 £34,125 +5.00% 10
Barnsley -7 6 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Rotherham -2 5 £27,172 +8.69% 3
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 69 (50.36%) Microsoft
2 59 (43.07%) Windows Server
3 55 (40.15%) Office 365
3 55 (40.15%) Active Directory
4 47 (34.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (29.93%) Windows 10
6 36 (26.28%) ITIL
7 35 (25.55%) Microsoft Office
8 32 (23.36%) Linux
8 32 (23.36%) VMware
9 31 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (22.63%) Windows 7
10 28 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (16.79%) SQL
15 21 (15.33%) Citrix
15 21 (15.33%) Windows 8
16 20 (14.60%) Degree
17 19 (13.87%) Firewall
17 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (13.14%) SLA
19 17 (12.41%) WAN
20 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
20 16 (11.68%) DNS
20 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (10.95%) SCCM
21 15 (10.95%) LAN

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 11 (8.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.11%) Apache
2 7 (5.11%) IIS
2 7 (5.11%) Skype for Business
2 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.19%) Confluence
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (25.55%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.73%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 55 (40.15%) Office 365
2 47 (34.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.57%) SaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Akamai
5 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.65%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.65%) Serverless
5 5 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.87%) Firewall
2 17 (12.41%) WAN
3 16 (11.68%) DNS
3 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
4 15 (10.95%) LAN
5 10 (7.30%) DHCP
5 10 (7.30%) SAN
6 9 (6.57%) VPN
7 8 (5.84%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.38%) VoIP
9 5 (3.65%) HTTP
9 5 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.92%) SMTP
11 3 (2.19%) Wireless
12 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.46%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.46%) Network Security
12 2 (1.46%) Skype
12 2 (1.46%) VLAN
13 1 (0.73%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) MySQL
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) JIRA
3 4 (2.92%) AppScan
3 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.19%) Burp Suite
4 3 (2.19%) GitLab
4 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.19%) Metasploit
4 3 (2.19%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.19%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.73%) Ant
6 1 (0.73%) Appium
6 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.73%) Gatling
6 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.73%) JMeter
6 1 (0.73%) Maven
6 1 (0.73%) Sikuli
6 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.84%) Marketing
3 7 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Finance
6 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.46%) Automotive
6 2 (1.46%) French Language
6 2 (1.46%) German Language
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (17.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (15.33%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.41%) IT Engineer
4 12 (8.76%) Analyst
4 12 (8.76%) IT Support
5 11 (8.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.84%) Architect
6 8 (5.84%) Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Help Desk Manager
6 8 (5.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Service Control Manager
7 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.38%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.03%) Web Services
2 7 (5.11%) HTML
3 6 (4.38%) .NET
4 5 (3.65%) Node.js
5 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.92%) Middleware
5 4 (2.92%) SAML
6 3 (2.19%) CSS
6 3 (2.19%) OpenGL
6 3 (2.19%) SOAP
6 3 (2.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (1.46%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.46%) JSON
7 2 (1.46%) REST
8 1 (0.73%) MFC
8 1 (0.73%) RESTful
8 1 (0.73%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Blackberry
1 9 (6.57%) iPhone
1 9 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) iPad
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.92%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.92%) iSeries
4 4 (2.92%) Learning Management System
4 4 (2.92%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.19%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.73%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.07%) Windows Server
2 41 (29.93%) Windows 10
3 32 (23.36%) Linux
4 31 (22.63%) Windows 7
5 28 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (15.33%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.03%) Unix
9 4 (2.92%) Android
9 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.73%) Debian
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.28%) ITIL
2 31 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.30%) Open Source
7 9 (6.57%) DevOps
7 9 (6.57%) ERP
7 9 (6.57%) IT Strategy
7 9 (6.57%) Service Management
7 9 (6.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (6.57%) Workflow
8 7 (5.11%) High Availability
8 7 (5.11%) Project Management
8 7 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.38%) Change Management
9 6 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.38%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (4.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.79%) SQL
2 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.57%) C#
4 8 (5.84%) Java
5 6 (4.38%) C++
5 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.38%) Python
6 5 (3.65%) C
7 4 (2.92%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.92%) Ruby
8 3 (2.19%) GLSL
8 3 (2.19%) VB
9 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.73%) Delphi
10 1 (0.73%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.73%) Groovy
10 1 (0.73%) Perl
10 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
2 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (8.03%) MCSA
4 10 (7.30%) MCSE
5 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.19%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.19%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.19%) CISA
6 3 (2.19%) CISM
6 3 (2.19%) CISSP
6 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.46%) CCA
7 2 (1.46%) CCIE
7 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 2 (1.46%) CCNP
7 2 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) PMO
3 2 (1.46%) HL7
4 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 55 (40.15%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) Docker
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.73%) vCloud
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) SCCM
2 10 (7.30%) SCOM
3 7 (5.11%) SCVMM
4 6 (4.38%) Ansible
4 6 (4.38%) Nessus
4 6 (4.38%) Terraform
5 5 (3.65%) Nagios
6 4 (2.92%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.92%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.92%) WSUS
7 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.19%) Nmap
7 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.19%) Puppet
8 2 (1.46%) HP Fortify
8 2 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.73%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 69 (50.36%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.36%) VMware
3 21 (15.33%) Citrix
4 11 (8.03%) Cisco
5 9 (6.57%) CommVault
6 8 (5.84%) Oracle
7 5 (3.65%) EMC
7 5 (3.65%) Veeam
8 4 (2.92%) Google
8 4 (2.92%) Kaspersky
8 4 (2.92%) MobileIron
8 4 (2.92%) NetApp
9 3 (2.19%) Apple
9 3 (2.19%) F5
9 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.46%) Lotus
10 2 (1.46%) McAfee
10 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.46%) Veracode