The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 360 385 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.72% 11.71% 14.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.59% 54.53% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 303 333 390
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
510 706 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.44% 21.47% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 413 590 690
Median salary £36,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.87% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Leeds region.

Windows Salary Trend in Leeds

Windows
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows.

1 407 (51.19%) Microsoft
2 395 (49.69%) Windows Server
3 384 (48.30%) Active Directory
4 341 (42.89%) VMware
5 252 (31.70%) SQL Server
6 231 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 228 (28.68%) ITIL
8 210 (26.42%) SQL
9 206 (25.91%) MS Exchange
10 188 (23.65%) Linux
11 174 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 174 (21.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 157 (19.75%) Cisco
13 148 (18.62%) MS Excel
14 145 (18.24%) Firewall
15 129 (16.23%) Windows 7
16 126 (15.85%) SAN
17 125 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 125 (15.72%) Unix
18 122 (15.35%) Citrix
19 114 (14.34%) .NET
20 112 (14.09%) DNS
21 109 (13.71%) Oracle
22 105 (13.21%) Finance
23 102 (12.83%) IIS
23 102 (12.83%) C#
24 100 (12.58%) MS Office
25 97 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
26 96 (12.08%) Hyper-V
27 94 (11.82%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 206 (25.91%) MS Exchange
2 102 (12.83%) IIS
3 76 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 74 (9.31%) SharePoint
5 41 (5.16%) WebSphere
6 40 (5.03%) WebLogic
7 37 (4.65%) JBoss
8 34 (4.28%) CloudStack
8 34 (4.28%) OpenStack
9 23 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (2.52%) Skype for Business
11 14 (1.76%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.64%) CMS
13 11 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.13%) Apache
15 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.88%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 148 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 100 (12.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 93 (11.70%) Office 365
2 68 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.51%) Mimecast
5 8 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
7 3 (0.38%) PaaS
7 3 (0.38%) SaaS
8 2 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 145 (18.24%) Firewall
2 126 (15.85%) SAN
3 112 (14.09%) DNS
4 94 (11.82%) LAN
5 92 (11.57%) DHCP
6 87 (10.94%) WAN
7 59 (7.42%) VPN
8 51 (6.42%) TCP/IP
9 34 (4.28%) Wireless
10 33 (4.15%) Remote Desktop
11 31 (3.90%) VoIP
12 29 (3.65%) Internet
12 29 (3.65%) NAS
13 23 (2.89%) MPLS
14 17 (2.14%) VLAN
14 17 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (2.14%) Wireless Security
15 14 (1.76%) IP Telephony
16 13 (1.64%) Network Security
17 10 (1.26%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (6.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (3.52%) MySQL
6 24 (3.02%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.63%) QlikView
10 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.50%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.38%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (4.91%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.52%) TeamCity
3 19 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.64%) JMeter
5 8 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.88%) Subversion
6 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.63%) JIRA
8 4 (0.50%) JUnit
8 4 (0.50%) Selenium
8 4 (0.50%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.38%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.25%) NuGet
11 1 (0.13%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.13%) GitLab
11 1 (0.13%) Grunt
11 1 (0.13%) gulp
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.13%) webpack
General
1 105 (13.21%) Finance
2 38 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.01%) Publishing
4 14 (1.76%) Games
4 14 (1.76%) Legal
5 13 (1.64%) Marketing
6 12 (1.51%) Law
7 9 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.01%) Retail
9 6 (0.75%) Advertising
10 5 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 195 (24.53%) Analyst
2 105 (13.21%) Support Analyst
3 82 (10.31%) Windows Engineer
4 81 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 81 (10.19%) Support Engineer
5 77 (9.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 66 (8.30%) Developer
6 66 (8.30%) IT Support
7 59 (7.42%) IT Analyst
8 53 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
9 49 (6.16%) IT Support Analyst
10 47 (5.91%) Service Analyst
10 47 (5.91%) Service Desk Analyst
11 45 (5.66%) Technical Support
12 43 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
13 41 (5.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 40 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
15 36 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 36 (4.53%) Applications Support
15 36 (4.53%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (14.34%) .NET
2 49 (6.16%) ASP.NET
3 34 (4.28%) HTML
4 29 (3.65%) Web Services
5 22 (2.77%) XML
6 21 (2.64%) CSS
7 20 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 18 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (2.14%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.38%) jQuery
11 9 (1.13%) Middleware
12 8 (1.01%) SOAP
13 7 (0.88%) HTML5
13 7 (0.88%) JSON
13 7 (0.88%) Node.js
13 7 (0.88%) Spring
14 6 (0.75%) CSS3
15 5 (0.63%) Entity Framework
15 5 (0.63%) WinForms
16 4 (0.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.55%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.03%) Clustering
3 34 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.14%) CESG
5 25 (3.14%) Replication
6 22 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.89%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.64%) EMC VNX
8 13 (1.64%) IBM XIV
9 12 (1.51%) Health Informatics
9 12 (1.51%) Informatics
9 12 (1.51%) iPad
10 11 (1.38%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.26%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.01%) iPhone
12 8 (1.01%) IVR
12 8 (1.01%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.01%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 395 (49.69%) Windows Server
2 188 (23.65%) Linux
3 174 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (21.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 129 (16.23%) Windows 7
5 125 (15.72%) Unix
6 75 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (4.65%) Windows 10
9 26 (3.27%) Windows 8
10 19 (2.39%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.13%) Solaris
12 6 (0.75%) Android
13 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.63%) HPUX
13 5 (0.63%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.50%) VMS
15 3 (0.38%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (28.68%) ITIL
2 97 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 91 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (7.04%) DevOps
6 45 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
6 45 (5.66%) Scrum
7 43 (5.41%) Information Security
7 43 (5.41%) MVC
8 41 (5.16%) ITIL V3
9 39 (4.91%) Service Management
10 38 (4.78%) Project Management
11 37 (4.65%) Change Management
12 35 (4.40%) High Availability
13 34 (4.28%) DSDM
13 34 (4.28%) Time Management
14 28 (3.52%) Mentoring
14 28 (3.52%) Service Delivery
15 25 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
15 25 (3.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 210 (26.42%) SQL
2 102 (12.83%) C#
3 79 (9.94%) PowerShell
4 75 (9.43%) Java
4 75 (9.43%) Ruby
5 72 (9.06%) Python
6 49 (6.16%) JavaScript
7 38 (4.78%) Shell Script
8 35 (4.40%) C
9 33 (4.15%) Perl
10 32 (4.03%) PHP
11 31 (3.90%) C++
12 28 (3.52%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.77%) T-SQL
14 21 (2.64%) VB.NET
15 20 (2.52%) VB
16 16 (2.01%) VB6
17 4 (0.50%) VBScript
18 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (7.04%) MCSA
4 54 (6.79%) Degree
5 53 (6.67%) MCSE
6 46 (5.79%) CCNA
7 31 (3.90%) Security Cleared
8 29 (3.65%) CCNP
9 28 (3.52%) CREST Certified
9 28 (3.52%) SC Cleared
10 24 (3.02%) MCITP
11 22 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
13 17 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.76%) CCA
14 14 (1.76%) CCIE
15 13 (1.64%) MCP
16 12 (1.51%) CHECK Team Member
16 12 (1.51%) Tigerscheme
17 11 (1.38%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (10.19%) SLA
2 15 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.76%) HL7
4 13 (1.64%) DICOM
5 5 (0.63%) ISO19770
5 5 (0.63%) ISO22301
5 5 (0.63%) QA
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 384 (48.30%) Active Directory
2 231 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (12.08%) Hyper-V
4 79 (9.94%) vSphere
5 56 (7.04%) XenApp
6 41 (5.16%) XenServer
7 36 (4.53%) Xen
8 31 (3.90%) XenDesktop
9 28 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.89%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 10 (1.26%) VMware ESX
12 9 (1.13%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.88%) OpenSIPS
14 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.38%) GlusterFS
17 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 67 (8.43%) SCCM
2 51 (6.42%) SCOM
3 49 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (6.16%) Puppet
4 24 (3.02%) Ansible
5 21 (2.64%) WSUS
6 16 (2.01%) Cobbler
6 16 (2.01%) Tivoli
7 12 (1.51%) EMC VPLEX
7 12 (1.51%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.01%) CFEngine
8 8 (1.01%) Rundeck
8 8 (1.01%) Salt
9 6 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.63%) DameWare
10 5 (0.63%) OpenView
11 4 (0.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 407 (51.19%) Microsoft
2 341 (42.89%) VMware
3 157 (19.75%) Cisco
4 122 (15.35%) Citrix
5 109 (13.71%) Oracle
6 55 (6.92%) Red Hat
7 53 (6.67%) NetApp
8 49 (6.16%) HP
9 45 (5.66%) Avaya
10 34 (4.28%) EnterpriseDB
11 31 (3.90%) EMC
12 30 (3.77%) F5
13 20 (2.52%) Splunk
13 20 (2.52%) Veeam
14 18 (2.26%) CommVault
15 17 (2.14%) Juniper
16 15 (1.89%) IBM
17 13 (1.64%) Brocade
17 13 (1.64%) Riverbed
17 13 (1.64%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension + excellent training opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Salary offered will be based on expe
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, bonus and flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago