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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 97 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 22.30% 18.81% 14.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.99% 64.29% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 52 43
Average salary £34,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
109 98 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 25.06% 29.25% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 84 70 84
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
2 95 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 68 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 59 (34.71%) MS Excel
4 59 (34.71%) VMware
5 49 (28.82%) ITIL
6 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
6 41 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (20.59%) SQL
8 34 (20.00%) .NET
8 34 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 34 (20.00%) DNS
8 34 (20.00%) Finance
9 33 (19.41%) SAN
10 31 (18.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (18.24%) HP
11 30 (17.65%) Firewall
12 29 (17.06%) SLA
12 29 (17.06%) Windows 8
13 28 (16.47%) C#
13 28 (16.47%) Web Services
14 26 (15.29%) TCP/IP
15 25 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
17 22 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (12.94%) Service Management
18 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
18 21 (12.35%) JavaScript
18 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (12.35%) VMware ESX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.35%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) Lync
5 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.18%) Site Server
6 1 (0.59%) CMS
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 59 (34.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.00%) DNS
2 33 (19.41%) SAN
3 30 (17.65%) Firewall
4 26 (15.29%) TCP/IP
5 16 (9.41%) DHCP
6 15 (8.82%) WAN
7 14 (8.24%) LAN
8 9 (5.29%) VoIP
9 8 (4.71%) VPN
9 8 (4.71%) Network Security
10 6 (3.53%) Internet
11 4 (2.35%) NAS
12 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.18%) Wireless
12 2 (1.18%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.18%) HTTP
13 1 (0.59%) FTP
13 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.76%) MySQL
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (5.88%) Marketing
3 9 (5.29%) Legal
3 9 (5.29%) Retail
4 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (27.65%) Analyst
2 35 (20.59%) Team Leader
3 32 (18.82%) Support Team Leader
4 26 (15.29%) Developer
5 22 (12.94%) IT Support
6 21 (12.35%) Desktop Team Leader
7 18 (10.59%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (8.24%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Desktop Support
10 12 (7.06%) Desktop Support Team Leader
11 11 (6.47%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 10 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
13 9 (5.29%) Help Desk Team Lead
14 7 (4.12%) Programmer
14 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (4.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.00%) .NET
2 28 (16.47%) Web Services
3 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
4 18 (10.59%) .NET Framework
5 16 (9.41%) HTML
6 15 (8.82%) CSS
7 13 (7.65%) HTML5
7 13 (7.65%) Entity Framework
8 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (6.47%) XML
10 7 (4.12%) ADO.NET
11 6 (3.53%) WCF
11 6 (3.53%) LINQ
12 5 (2.94%) Classic ASP
13 2 (1.18%) JSON
13 2 (1.18%) WinForms
13 2 (1.18%) Ajax
14 1 (0.59%) XSD
14 1 (0.59%) Flash
14 1 (0.59%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.59%) Replication
2 11 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.35%) Statistics
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.59%) Clustering
5 1 (0.59%) User Experience
5 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 29 (17.06%) Windows 8
3 25 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.76%) UNIX
6 16 (9.41%) Linux
6 16 (9.41%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.82%) Android
8 13 (7.65%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.35%) Solaris
10 4 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.82%) ITIL
2 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
3 22 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (12.94%) Service Management
4 21 (12.35%) Business Continuity
5 20 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (11.76%) MVC
6 18 (10.59%) Workflow
6 18 (10.59%) Service Delivery
7 17 (10.00%) Process Management
7 17 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (9.41%) Capacity Management
8 16 (9.41%) Line Management
9 14 (8.24%) Migration
10 13 (7.65%) TDD
10 13 (7.65%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.29%) Operations Management
12 8 (4.71%) CRM
13 7 (4.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.59%) SQL
2 28 (16.47%) C#
3 21 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.41%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
5 11 (6.47%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.12%) VB
8 6 (3.53%) VB6
9 4 (2.35%) C
10 1 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.88%) MCTS
3 9 (5.29%) Degree
4 6 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.53%) MCSE
5 4 (2.35%) MCSA
5 4 (2.35%) MCITP
6 3 (1.76%) CCNA
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.18%) MCP
7 2 (1.18%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.18%) CCNP
7 2 (1.18%) PMP
7 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.06%) SLA
2 10 (5.88%) QA
3 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.35%) VMware ESX
4 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 14 (8.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.94%) vSphere
7 2 (1.18%) NFS
7 2 (1.18%) XenApp
7 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) SCCM
2 8 (4.71%) WSUS
3 2 (1.18%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
2 59 (34.71%) VMware
3 31 (18.24%) HP
4 19 (11.18%) Citrix
5 17 (10.00%) Apple
6 13 (7.65%) Cisco
6 13 (7.65%) MobileIron
7 7 (4.12%) NetApp
8 6 (3.53%) F5
9 5 (2.94%) Oracle
9 5 (2.94%) Dell
10 4 (2.35%) Juniper
10 4 (2.35%) Symantec
10 4 (2.35%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.35%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.35%) Qualys
11 3 (1.76%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.76%) Avaya
12 2 (1.18%) Genesys
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