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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 72 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.33% 13.82% 19.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 70.83% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 54
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
116 72 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.30% 19.51% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 84 50 74
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,700 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 107 (60.45%) Microsoft
2 106 (59.89%) Active Directory
3 74 (41.81%) MS Excel
4 61 (34.46%) VMware
5 56 (31.64%) ITIL
6 44 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (23.16%) Windows XP
8 39 (22.03%) Finance
9 36 (20.34%) MS Exchange
10 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (18.08%) SQL Server
12 29 (16.38%) Citrix
13 27 (15.25%) SLA
14 26 (14.69%) Problem Management
15 25 (14.12%) Cisco
15 25 (14.12%) UNIX
16 24 (13.56%) Windows 8
17 23 (12.99%) SQL
18 22 (12.43%) TCP/IP
18 22 (12.43%) SAN
19 21 (11.86%) DNS
20 19 (10.73%) PowerShell
21 18 (10.17%) .NET
21 18 (10.17%) VMware ESX
22 17 (9.60%) Firewall
22 17 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
23 16 (9.04%) Windows 7
23 16 (9.04%) Visual Studio
24 15 (8.47%) Service Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.21%) IIS
3 3 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (1.69%) Apache
3 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.56%) Lync
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 74 (41.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.43%) TCP/IP
1 22 (12.43%) SAN
2 21 (11.86%) DNS
3 17 (9.60%) Firewall
4 11 (6.21%) IP Telephony
4 11 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.95%) VoIP
7 6 (3.39%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.82%) LAN
8 5 (2.82%) WAN
9 4 (2.26%) DHCP
10 3 (1.69%) Internet
11 2 (1.13%) SMTP
11 2 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.13%) NAS
12 1 (0.56%) FTP
12 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.26%) MySQL
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) SQLite
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (9.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (22.03%) Finance
2 6 (3.39%) Retail
3 3 (1.69%) Legal
3 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (37.85%) Analyst
2 27 (15.25%) IT Support
3 26 (14.69%) Team Leader
4 21 (11.86%) Support Team Leader
5 17 (9.60%) Technical Analyst
6 13 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (6.78%) Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) Field Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) Voice Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) Desktop Team Leader
9 10 (5.65%) Field Service Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Architect
9 10 (5.65%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Desktop Support
11 8 (4.52%) Service Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.17%) .NET
2 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET
2 8 (4.52%) .NET Framework
2 8 (4.52%) HTML
3 3 (1.69%) LAMP
4 1 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Replication
1 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.26%) FMCG
2 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.13%) PDA
4 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.16%) Windows XP
2 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (14.12%) UNIX
5 24 (13.56%) Windows 8
6 16 (9.04%) Windows 7
7 12 (6.78%) Linux
8 11 (6.21%) Android
8 11 (6.21%) Apple iOS
9 10 (5.65%) Windows Vista
10 8 (4.52%) Windows NT
10 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (3.95%) Solaris
12 4 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.64%) ITIL
2 26 (14.69%) Problem Management
3 17 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.47%) Service Management
5 14 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (7.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (7.34%) Capacity Management
6 13 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (7.34%) Migration
6 13 (7.34%) Business Continuity
7 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.65%) OO
7 10 (5.65%) Mentoring
8 9 (5.08%) Test Scripting
8 9 (5.08%) Manual Testing
9 8 (4.52%) Line Management
9 8 (4.52%) Process Management
9 8 (4.52%) Data Protection
10 7 (3.95%) SIEM
10 7 (3.95%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.99%) SQL
2 19 (10.73%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.34%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.65%) C#
5 9 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.26%) VB
6 4 (2.26%) VB6
7 3 (1.69%) PHP
8 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.56%) C++
9 1 (0.56%) Java
9 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) XAML
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (6.78%) CCNA
1 12 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (6.21%) CCNP
3 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (4.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (3.95%) Degree
5 7 (3.95%) MCSE
6 4 (2.26%) MCSA
6 4 (2.26%) MCITP
7 2 (1.13%) CISA
7 2 (1.13%) QiCA
8 1 (0.56%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.25%) SLA
2 12 (6.78%) QA
3 5 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (59.89%) Active Directory
2 44 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.17%) VMware ESX
4 12 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (6.21%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.39%) XenApp
7 4 (2.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) SCCM
2 7 (3.95%) WSUS
3 1 (0.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 107 (60.45%) Microsoft
2 61 (34.46%) VMware
3 29 (16.38%) Citrix
4 25 (14.12%) Cisco
5 15 (8.47%) HP
5 15 (8.47%) Apple
6 13 (7.34%) Symantec
6 13 (7.34%) Avaya
7 12 (6.78%) MobileIron
8 11 (6.21%) Verint
8 11 (6.21%) Genesys
9 9 (5.08%) Oracle
10 6 (3.39%) F5
11 5 (2.82%) LogRhythm
11 5 (2.82%) Juniper
11 5 (2.82%) Sourcefire
11 5 (2.82%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.82%) Qualys
12 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
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