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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 105 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 23.44% 13.83% 10.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.54% 60.47% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 30
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,300 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £43,750
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
139 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 31.03% 22.87% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 65 86
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 103 (61.68%) Active Directory
2 93 (55.69%) Microsoft
3 61 (36.53%) MS Excel
4 55 (32.93%) VMware
5 48 (28.74%) ITIL
6 38 (22.75%) Finance
7 35 (20.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (20.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (19.16%) Problem Management
8 32 (19.16%) Windows XP
8 32 (19.16%) MS Exchange
9 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (15.57%) Citrix
11 22 (13.17%) DNS
12 20 (11.98%) Cisco
12 20 (11.98%) Linux
12 20 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (11.98%) Data Protection
12 20 (11.98%) Intrusion Detection
13 19 (11.38%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (11.38%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (11.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (11.38%) TCP/IP
13 19 (11.38%) SQL
13 19 (11.38%) SIEM
14 18 (10.78%) UNIX
14 18 (10.78%) MCSE
14 18 (10.78%) SAN
15 17 (10.18%) SQL Server
15 17 (10.18%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (19.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.59%) IIS
3 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 61 (36.53%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.17%) DNS
2 20 (11.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (11.38%) TCP/IP
4 18 (10.78%) SAN
5 12 (7.19%) Firewall
6 8 (4.79%) Internet
7 7 (4.19%) IP Telephony
7 7 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (4.19%) VPN
7 7 (4.19%) LAN
7 7 (4.19%) IMAP4
8 6 (3.59%) WAN
9 5 (2.99%) VoIP
10 4 (2.40%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.80%) DHCP
12 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.20%) NAS
12 2 (1.20%) SMTP
13 1 (0.60%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.60%) SQLite
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (22.75%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Retail
3 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (38.92%) Analyst
2 19 (11.38%) Security Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) Support Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) IT Security Analyst
4 15 (8.98%) IT Support
4 15 (8.98%) Team Leader
5 12 (7.19%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.59%) Developer
6 11 (6.59%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Field Service Engineer
7 10 (5.99%) Field Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) Technical Support
8 9 (5.39%) Desktop Support
8 9 (5.39%) Architect
8 9 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (5.39%) Support Team Leader
9 8 (4.79%) Installations Engineer
9 8 (4.79%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.19%) .NET
2 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.19%) HTML
3 7 (4.19%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.80%) Classic ASP
4 3 (1.80%) LAMP
5 2 (1.20%) Web Services
5 2 (1.20%) Middleware
6 1 (0.60%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.60%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) J2SE
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.39%) Replication
1 9 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.40%) FMCG
3 2 (1.20%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.20%) PDA
4 1 (0.60%) NHS
4 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (19.16%) Windows XP
3 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (11.98%) Linux
5 18 (10.78%) UNIX
6 14 (8.38%) Windows 8
7 12 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.19%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.79%) Windows NT
9 7 (4.19%) Fedora
10 6 (3.59%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.40%) Solaris
12 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.80%) Android
12 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.20%) HPUX
14 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.74%) ITIL
2 32 (19.16%) Problem Management
3 20 (11.98%) Data Protection
4 19 (11.38%) SIEM
4 19 (11.38%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (11.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (11.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (6.59%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (5.99%) Capacity Management
7 9 (5.39%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.39%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (4.79%) Information Security
8 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.79%) OO
9 7 (4.19%) Service Management
9 7 (4.19%) Migration
9 7 (4.19%) Line Management
9 7 (4.19%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.38%) SQL
2 17 (10.18%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.19%) C#
4 9 (5.39%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.99%) Java
5 5 (2.99%) VBA
6 4 (2.40%) VB
6 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.40%) VB6
7 3 (1.80%) C
7 3 (1.80%) PHP
7 3 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.20%) COBOL
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) PHP5
9 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.78%) MCSE
3 10 (5.99%) Degree
4 9 (5.39%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.79%) CCNA
6 7 (4.19%) CCNP
7 6 (3.59%) SSCP
7 6 (3.59%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.80%) MCITP
9 3 (1.80%) MCSA
10 2 (1.20%) CISA
10 2 (1.20%) QiCA
11 1 (0.60%) OCP
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 103 (61.68%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.38%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (4.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.59%) XenApp
7 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.80%) vSphere
9 2 (1.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) SCCM
2 3 (1.80%) WSUS
3 2 (1.20%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.20%) OpenView
3 2 (1.20%) SCOM
3 2 (1.20%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 93 (55.69%) Microsoft
2 55 (32.93%) VMware
3 26 (15.57%) Citrix
4 20 (11.98%) Cisco
5 13 (7.78%) Oracle
6 10 (5.99%) Avaya
7 9 (5.39%) HP
7 9 (5.39%) Apple
8 7 (4.19%) Genesys
8 7 (4.19%) Symantec
8 7 (4.19%) Verint
9 6 (3.59%) MobileIron
10 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.99%) Sage
11 2 (1.20%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.20%) Brocade
11 2 (1.20%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.20%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.20%) Qualys
11 2 (1.20%) Juniper
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent training / career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £25k (dependent upon skills and experience)
Posted: 16 days ago