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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 10.68% 5.95% 26.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.66% 27.78% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 21
Average salary £40,000 £19,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.12% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £26,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
41 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 19.90% 21.43% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 34
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £33,695
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 11 £40,000 - 1
Darlington -9 1 £40,000 +105.12% 2
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (79.55%) C#
2 33 (75.00%) .NET
3 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
4 25 (56.82%) Scrum
4 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (56.82%) Kanban
5 24 (54.55%) WPF
5 24 (54.55%) WinForms
6 23 (52.27%) TDD
6 23 (52.27%) NUnit
6 23 (52.27%) Finance
6 23 (52.27%) Social Network
6 23 (52.27%) Spring.NET
6 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (52.27%) Dependency Injection
6 23 (52.27%) Inversion of Control
6 23 (52.27%) MSTest
6 23 (52.27%) MVVM
6 23 (52.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 23 (52.27%) Moq
6 23 (52.27%) Castle Windsor
6 23 (52.27%) Ninject
6 23 (52.27%) Facebook
6 23 (52.27%) Twitter
6 23 (52.27%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (52.27%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 7 (15.91%) Android
9 6 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 6 (13.64%) Banking

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) VoIP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) NUnit
1 23 (52.27%) MSTest
1 23 (52.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 23 (52.27%) Moq
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (4.55%) Junior Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Junior
4 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
4 2 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (2.27%) Network Administrator
5 1 (2.27%) ASP Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) WinForms
2 24 (54.55%) WPF
3 23 (52.27%) Spring.NET
3 23 (52.27%) Castle Windsor
3 23 (52.27%) Ninject
3 23 (52.27%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (11.36%) HTML5
5 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 5 (11.36%) WCF
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.09%) jQuery
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.55%) Velocity
8 2 (4.55%) CSS
8 2 (4.55%) SOAP
8 2 (4.55%) RESTful
9 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Social Network
1 23 (52.27%) Inversion of Control
1 23 (52.27%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Android
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Scrum
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (56.82%) Kanban
2 23 (52.27%) Dependency Injection
2 23 (52.27%) MVVM
2 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
3 4 (9.09%) MVC
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.55%) Requirements Management
4 2 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) ERP
5 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Facebook
1 23 (52.27%) Twitter
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) Meraki
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago