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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 12.43% 20.99% 29.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.65% 73.91% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 21
Average salary £40,000 £22,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.82% -24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £17,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £34,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
34 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 18.38% 28.40% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 31
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £17,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 7 £40,000 +56.86%
Darlington -4 5 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £25,500 - 4
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (73.81%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) .NET
3 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
4 23 (54.76%) WinForms
4 23 (54.76%) WPF
5 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (50.00%) Kanban
5 21 (50.00%) Scrum
6 19 (45.24%) Finance
6 19 (45.24%) Social Network
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (45.24%) Spring.NET
6 19 (45.24%) TDD
6 19 (45.24%) NUnit
6 19 (45.24%) Dependency Injection
6 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (45.24%) MSTest
6 19 (45.24%) MVVM
6 19 (45.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 19 (45.24%) Moq
6 19 (45.24%) Castle Windsor
6 19 (45.24%) Ninject
6 19 (45.24%) Facebook
6 19 (45.24%) Twitter
6 19 (45.24%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (45.24%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
8 7 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 7 (16.67%) Android
8 7 (16.67%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) VoIP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) NUnit
1 19 (45.24%) MSTest
1 19 (45.24%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (45.24%) Moq
2 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.90%) IT Support
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (4.76%) WPF Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) WinForms
2 23 (54.76%) WPF
3 19 (45.24%) Spring.NET
3 19 (45.24%) Castle Windsor
3 19 (45.24%) Ninject
3 19 (45.24%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (11.90%) WCF
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) Velocity
6 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.38%) CSS3
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Social Network
1 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
1 19 (45.24%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
2 7 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Scrum
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (50.00%) Kanban
2 19 (45.24%) Dependency Injection
2 19 (45.24%) MVVM
2 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (45.24%) TDD
3 7 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 2 (4.76%) Requirements Management
4 2 (4.76%) Release Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Privacy
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL
5 1 (2.38%) CRM
5 1 (2.38%) ERP
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Facebook
1 19 (45.24%) Twitter
2 4 (9.52%) Xamarin
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Meraki
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Darlington
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Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago