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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 17.33% 27.47% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.42% 69.44% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 14
Average salary £19,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £45,500 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
19 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 25.33% 39.56% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 31
Average salary £20,000 £39,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.71% +32.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 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 20 August 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% 2
Hartlepool - 1 £17,000 -
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) MCP
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) CSS3
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
5 6 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (31.58%) Blog
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) MCPD
5 6 (31.58%) MCTS
5 6 (31.58%) MCITP
5 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Marketing
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Head of Technology
3 3 (15.79%) Head of Development
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) jQuery
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 7 (36.84%) CSS3
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (31.58%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blog
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
1 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
1 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
2 6 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Data Management
2 6 (31.58%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Business Development
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) B2B
5 1 (5.26%) B2C
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) MCP
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) MCSD
3 6 (31.58%) MCSE
3 6 (31.58%) MCTS
3 6 (31.58%) MCITP
3 6 (31.58%) MCPD
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Altiris
3 2 (10.53%) Northgate
3 2 (10.53%) Lotus
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Epicor
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
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I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Co Durham
Technically Compatible
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Co Durham
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Copley, County Durham
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Posted: 15 days ago
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