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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 105 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 20.63% 13.15% 13.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 66.25% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 41
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
140 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.50% 19.85% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 83
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 98 (62.42%) Active Directory
2 87 (55.41%) Microsoft
3 62 (39.49%) MS Excel
3 62 (39.49%) VMware
4 52 (33.12%) ITIL
5 43 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (24.20%) Finance
7 37 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (21.02%) Windows XP
9 32 (20.38%) MS Exchange
10 31 (19.75%) Citrix
11 30 (19.11%) Problem Management
12 29 (18.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (14.65%) Cisco
14 22 (14.01%) SAN
15 21 (13.38%) DNS
15 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
16 20 (12.74%) UNIX
17 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (10.83%) TCP/IP
18 17 (10.83%) MCSE
18 17 (10.83%) Firewall
18 17 (10.83%) Intrusion Detection
19 16 (10.19%) VMware ESX
19 16 (10.19%) Data Protection
19 16 (10.19%) SQL
19 16 (10.19%) Windows 8
20 15 (9.55%) SLA
20 15 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
20 15 (9.55%) SIEM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (20.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.64%) IIS
3 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.91%) Apache
4 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 62 (39.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.01%) SAN
2 21 (13.38%) DNS
3 17 (10.83%) Firewall
3 17 (10.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (10.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (5.73%) IP Telephony
5 6 (3.82%) LAN
5 6 (3.82%) WAN
6 5 (3.18%) VoIP
7 4 (2.55%) DHCP
7 4 (2.55%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.91%) Internet
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.27%) NAS
9 2 (1.27%) SMTP
10 1 (0.64%) FTP
10 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) MySQL
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQLite
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (24.20%) Finance
2 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (40.13%) Analyst
2 21 (13.38%) IT Support
3 17 (10.83%) Team Leader
4 16 (10.19%) Security Analyst
5 15 (9.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 14 (8.92%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (8.28%) Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) Support Team Leader
9 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (6.37%) Architect
9 10 (6.37%) Field Service Engineer
9 10 (6.37%) Field Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.73%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.73%) Voice Analyst
11 8 (5.10%) Service Desk Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.28%) .NET
2 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.10%) .NET Framework
3 8 (5.10%) HTML
4 3 (1.91%) LAMP
5 2 (1.27%) Web Services
6 1 (0.64%) Middleware
6 1 (0.64%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.64%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Replication
3 4 (2.55%) FMCG
4 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) PDA
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.64%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (21.02%) Windows XP
3 29 (18.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (12.74%) UNIX
5 16 (10.19%) Windows 8
6 13 (8.28%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (7.01%) Linux
9 9 (5.73%) Windows Vista
10 8 (5.10%) Windows NT
11 5 (3.18%) Android
11 5 (3.18%) Solaris
11 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) ITIL
2 30 (19.11%) Problem Management
3 16 (10.19%) Data Protection
4 15 (9.55%) Ethical Hacking
4 15 (9.55%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (9.55%) SIEM
5 12 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (7.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (7.01%) Capacity Management
6 11 (7.01%) Business Continuity
6 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.37%) Service Management
7 10 (6.37%) OO
8 8 (5.10%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.46%) Line Management
9 7 (4.46%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (4.46%) Migration
10 5 (3.18%) Information Security
11 4 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.19%) SQL
2 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.01%) Shell Script
3 11 (7.01%) C#
4 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.91%) VB
4 3 (1.91%) PHP
4 3 (1.91%) VB6
5 2 (1.27%) C
5 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.27%) C++
5 2 (1.27%) Java
5 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) COBOL
6 1 (0.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.64%) XAML
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby
6 1 (0.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.83%) MCSE
3 12 (7.64%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.37%) Degree
4 10 (6.37%) CCNA
5 9 (5.73%) CCNP
6 8 (5.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.55%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (2.55%) MCITP
7 4 (2.55%) MCSA
7 4 (2.55%) SSCP
8 2 (1.27%) CISA
8 2 (1.27%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.55%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 98 (62.42%) Active Directory
2 43 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.19%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.73%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.82%) XenApp
7 4 (2.55%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.64%) vSphere
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 14 (8.92%) SCCM
2 5 (3.18%) WSUS
3 3 (1.91%) SCOM
4 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.64%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.64%) OpenView
4 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.64%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 87 (55.41%) Microsoft
2 62 (39.49%) VMware
3 31 (19.75%) Citrix
4 23 (14.65%) Cisco
5 12 (7.64%) HP
6 11 (7.01%) Avaya
6 11 (7.01%) Symantec
7 10 (6.37%) Apple
8 9 (5.73%) Genesys
8 9 (5.73%) Verint
9 7 (4.46%) MobileIron
9 7 (4.46%) Oracle
10 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.55%) F5
11 3 (1.91%) Qualys
11 3 (1.91%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.91%) Juniper
11 3 (1.91%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.91%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.64%) LANDesk
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £1600 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience
Posted: 24 days ago