The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.10% 26.04% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 62.50% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 17
Average salary £19,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £45,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.73% 41.67% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 34
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,695 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows
North East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Darlington +1 1 £19,500 -56.66% 1
Hartlepool - 1 £17,000 - 1
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Altiris
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) UNIX
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) AppSense
7 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Northgate
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) Lotus
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenServer
3 2 (15.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Altiris
3 2 (15.38%) Northgate
3 2 (15.38%) AppSense
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Epicor
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16500.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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