The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 6 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.35% 6.15% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.89% 21.62% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 31.86% 28.46% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Windows
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Durham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Durham

Windows
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Billingham - 13 £40,000 - 2
Darlington +15 2 £19,000 -38.21% 1
Hartlepool - 2 £15,000 - 1
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 14 (45.16%) NUnit
4 14 (45.16%) MSTest
4 14 (45.16%) Moq
5 13 (41.94%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (41.94%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (41.94%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (41.94%) Ninject
5 13 (41.94%) MVVM
5 13 (41.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (41.94%) Facebook
5 13 (41.94%) Twitter
5 13 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (41.94%) Unity DI Container
5 13 (41.94%) WinForms
5 13 (41.94%) Social Network
5 13 (41.94%) WPF
5 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (41.94%) Kanban
5 13 (41.94%) Spring.NET
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (22.58%) MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) NUnit
1 14 (45.16%) MSTest
1 14 (45.16%) Moq
2 13 (41.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) ASP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) Castle Windsor
2 13 (41.94%) Ninject
2 13 (41.94%) Unity DI Container
2 13 (41.94%) WinForms
2 13 (41.94%) WPF
2 13 (41.94%) Spring.NET
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 3 (9.68%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) MDX
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (41.94%) Social Network
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
2 14 (45.16%) TDD
3 13 (41.94%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (41.94%) MVVM
3 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (41.94%) Kanban
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) OOD
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Facebook
1 13 (41.94%) Twitter
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Meraki
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hartlepool
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago