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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.88% 23.91% 15.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 59.46% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 14
Average salary £19,125 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.80% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,375 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £45,000 £36,700
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 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.73% 40.22% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 31
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,375 £27,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,695 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 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 23 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
Hartlepool - 1 £17,000 -
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Altiris
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) XenApp
7 2 (15.38%) XenServer
7 2 (15.38%) WSUS
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) UAG
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) EMC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) 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
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Service Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
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 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) 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%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 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%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
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 10 (76.92%) 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%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Epicor
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