The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 60 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.09% 13.69% 10.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.86% 56.98% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 33
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.64% 24.02% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 86
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Bradford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
1 74 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 49 (38.28%) MS Excel
3 38 (29.69%) VMware
4 27 (21.09%) ITIL
4 27 (21.09%) Finance
5 23 (17.97%) Linux
5 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (17.19%) Problem Management
7 21 (16.41%) MS Exchange
8 20 (15.63%) Data Protection
8 20 (15.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 19 (14.84%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (14.84%) Ethical Hacking
9 19 (14.84%) Windows XP
9 19 (14.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (14.84%) SIEM
10 17 (13.28%) Citrix
10 17 (13.28%) DNS
11 16 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 16 (12.50%) MCSE
12 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
13 14 (10.94%) SQL
14 13 (10.16%) UNIX
15 12 (9.38%) MS Office
15 12 (9.38%) .NET
15 12 (9.38%) Oracle

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.81%) IIS
3 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.56%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 49 (38.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.78%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 17 (13.28%) DNS
3 16 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.59%) VPN
4 11 (8.59%) SAN
5 10 (7.81%) IMAP4
6 9 (7.03%) Internet
6 9 (7.03%) Firewall
7 5 (3.91%) LAN
7 5 (3.91%) WAN
8 3 (2.34%) DHCP
9 2 (1.56%) POP3
10 1 (0.78%) SMTP
10 1 (0.78%) VoIP
10 1 (0.78%) IPsec
10 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.78%) SSH
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.78%) NAS
10 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.34%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQLite
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (21.09%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Advertising
2 3 (2.34%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Legal
3 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (41.41%) Analyst
2 19 (14.84%) Security Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) IT Security Analyst
4 16 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 11 (8.59%) Technical Support
5 11 (8.59%) Desktop Support
6 10 (7.81%) Field Service Engineer
6 10 (7.81%) Field Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) Consultant
7 9 (7.03%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Developer
9 7 (5.47%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.69%) Architect
11 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Network Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.38%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) HTML
2 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.91%) Web Services
4 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.34%) Flash
5 3 (2.34%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.56%) Middleware
7 1 (0.78%) LAMP
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.78%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.78%) jQuery
7 1 (0.78%) J2EE
7 1 (0.78%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Replication
2 4 (3.13%) FMCG
3 2 (1.56%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) Clustering
4 1 (0.78%) PDA
4 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.97%) Linux
1 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (14.84%) Windows XP
3 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.16%) UNIX
5 10 (7.81%) Fedora
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.34%) Solaris
8 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.34%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.56%) Android
9 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.56%) HPUX
9 2 (1.56%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.09%) ITIL
2 22 (17.19%) Problem Management
3 20 (15.63%) Data Protection
4 19 (14.84%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (14.84%) SIEM
4 19 (14.84%) Ethical Hacking
4 19 (14.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.03%) Information Security
5 9 (7.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (7.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.47%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.69%) Service Management
9 5 (3.91%) OO
9 5 (3.91%) Release Management
9 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.91%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.03%) C#
4 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.47%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.69%) VBA
6 5 (3.91%) VB
6 5 (3.91%) Java
7 4 (3.13%) C
7 4 (3.13%) C++
7 4 (3.13%) VB6
8 2 (1.56%) COBOL
9 1 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) PHP5
9 1 (0.78%) XAML
9 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.50%) MCSE
3 10 (7.81%) Degree
4 7 (5.47%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.69%) SSCP
5 6 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) CCA
7 1 (0.78%) CCNP
7 1 (0.78%) OCP
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MCTS
7 1 (0.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.91%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.34%) vSphere
7 2 (1.56%) RHEV
7 2 (1.56%) XenApp
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.78%) Xen
8 1 (0.78%) Postfix
8 1 (0.78%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) SCOM
2 2 (1.56%) HP SIM
2 2 (1.56%) OpenView
2 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.56%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.56%) WSUS
3 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.69%) VMware
3 17 (13.28%) Citrix
4 12 (9.38%) Oracle
5 11 (8.59%) Cisco
6 7 (5.47%) HP
7 6 (4.69%) Sage
8 5 (3.91%) Symantec
8 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.34%) LogRhythm
9 3 (2.34%) F5
9 3 (2.34%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.34%) Qualys
9 3 (2.34%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.34%) Avaya
9 3 (2.34%) Juniper
10 2 (1.56%) Brocade
10 2 (1.56%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.56%) Acronis
10 2 (1.56%) LANDesk
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: dependent on exeprience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £25,000 per annum Dependent Upon Skills and Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago