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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.71% 4.72% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 17.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
40 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 29.41% 27.56% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 1
Hartlepool - 2 £15,000 - 1
Darlington +7 1 £18,500 -39.83%
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) C#
2 23 (74.19%) .NET
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (54.84%) TDD
4 17 (54.84%) NUnit
4 17 (54.84%) WinForms
4 17 (54.84%) Social Network
4 17 (54.84%) Finance
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
4 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (54.84%) Kanban
4 17 (54.84%) WPF
4 17 (54.84%) Spring.NET
4 17 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (54.84%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (54.84%) MSTest
4 17 (54.84%) MVVM
4 17 (54.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (54.84%) Moq
4 17 (54.84%) Castle Windsor
4 17 (54.84%) Ninject
4 17 (54.84%) Facebook
4 17 (54.84%) Twitter
4 17 (54.84%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (54.84%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.13%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) NUnit
1 17 (54.84%) MSTest
1 17 (54.84%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (54.84%) Moq
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) WinForms
2 17 (54.84%) WPF
2 17 (54.84%) Spring.NET
2 17 (54.84%) Castle Windsor
2 17 (54.84%) Ninject
2 17 (54.84%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) jQuery
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Social Network
1 17 (54.84%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (54.84%) Enterprise Software
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%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) TDD
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
2 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (54.84%) Kanban
2 17 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (54.84%) MVVM
3 5 (16.13%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Facebook
1 17 (54.84%) Twitter
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Meraki
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 25 days holiday + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
County Durham
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hartlepool
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago