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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 359 371 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.95% 11.02% 13.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.91% 56.81% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 311 307 390
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
521 653 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.25% 19.40% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 431 545 714
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 25 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 415 (53.69%) Microsoft
2 393 (50.84%) Windows Server
3 380 (49.16%) Active Directory
4 330 (42.69%) VMware
5 251 (32.47%) SQL Server
6 219 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 215 (27.81%) MS Exchange
8 213 (27.55%) ITIL
9 188 (24.32%) SQL
10 177 (22.90%) Linux
11 176 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 167 (21.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 154 (19.92%) MS Excel
14 134 (17.34%) Firewall
15 130 (16.82%) Cisco
16 125 (16.17%) Citrix
17 123 (15.91%) .NET
18 119 (15.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 119 (15.39%) SAN
19 117 (15.14%) Unix
20 114 (14.75%) IIS
20 114 (14.75%) Windows 7
21 113 (14.62%) MS Office
22 109 (14.10%) DNS
23 105 (13.58%) Oracle
24 104 (13.45%) Finance
25 98 (12.68%) C#
26 97 (12.55%) Office 365
27 96 (12.42%) Disaster Recovery
28 89 (11.51%) vSphere

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
1 215 (27.81%) MS Exchange
2 114 (14.75%) IIS
3 87 (11.25%) SharePoint
4 76 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (5.43%) WebSphere
6 41 (5.30%) WebLogic
7 36 (4.66%) JBoss
8 34 (4.40%) CloudStack
8 34 (4.40%) OpenStack
9 27 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 26 (3.36%) Skype for Business
11 22 (2.85%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.68%) CMS
13 11 (1.42%) Apache
14 9 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (1.16%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 154 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 113 (14.62%) MS Office
3 5 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Maximo
2 2 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 97 (12.55%) Office 365
2 88 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.29%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.39%) SaaS
8 2 (0.26%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.26%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 134 (17.34%) Firewall
2 119 (15.39%) SAN
3 109 (14.10%) DNS
4 88 (11.38%) LAN
5 87 (11.25%) DHCP
6 83 (10.74%) WAN
7 60 (7.76%) VPN
8 48 (6.21%) TCP/IP
9 37 (4.79%) NAS
10 31 (4.01%) Internet
11 30 (3.88%) Remote Desktop
12 26 (3.36%) VoIP
13 25 (3.23%) Wireless
14 21 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (2.33%) MPLS
16 13 (1.68%) ISDN
17 12 (1.55%) IP Telephony
17 12 (1.55%) Network Security
17 12 (1.55%) Wireless Security
18 10 (1.29%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 63 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (2.98%) MySQL
6 21 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 17 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.65%) QlikView
14 3 (0.39%) Big Data
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 35 (4.53%) Jenkins
2 25 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 18 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.42%) JIRA
6 10 (1.29%) JMeter
7 9 (1.16%) Subversion
8 8 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.39%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.39%) Burp Suite
10 3 (0.39%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.26%) NuGet
12 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.13%) Grunt
12 1 (0.13%) gulp
12 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.13%) webpack
General
1 104 (13.45%) Finance
2 38 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.72%) Legal
4 15 (1.94%) Games
5 13 (1.68%) Law
6 11 (1.42%) Publishing
7 10 (1.29%) Marketing
7 10 (1.29%) Retail
8 7 (0.91%) Advertising
8 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.26%) Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 193 (24.97%) Analyst
2 104 (13.45%) Support Analyst
3 100 (12.94%) Windows Engineer
4 87 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 87 (11.25%) Support Engineer
5 80 (10.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 68 (8.80%) IT Support
7 64 (8.28%) VMware Engineer
8 58 (7.50%) Developer
9 49 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 49 (6.34%) IT Analyst
10 41 (5.30%) IT Support Analyst
10 41 (5.30%) Service Analyst
10 41 (5.30%) Technical Support
11 40 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 39 (5.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 39 (5.05%) Applications Support
12 39 (5.05%) Service Desk Analyst
13 37 (4.79%) Windows Support Engineer
14 34 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (15.91%) .NET
2 47 (6.08%) ASP.NET
3 37 (4.79%) HTML
4 33 (4.27%) XML
5 28 (3.62%) Web Services
6 24 (3.10%) CSS
7 17 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (1.94%) .NET Framework
8 15 (1.94%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.42%) Middleware
10 10 (1.29%) jQuery
11 9 (1.16%) HTML5
12 8 (1.03%) CSS3
12 8 (1.03%) JSP
13 7 (0.91%) JSON
13 7 (0.91%) SOAP
13 7 (0.91%) Spring
14 6 (0.78%) WinForms
15 5 (0.65%) Entity Framework
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.31%) Data Centre
2 43 (5.56%) Clustering
3 33 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.49%) Replication
6 16 (2.07%) CESG
7 15 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.81%) iPad
9 13 (1.68%) EMC VNX
9 13 (1.68%) IBM XIV
10 11 (1.42%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.16%) HP StoreVirtual
11 9 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.16%) iPhone
12 8 (1.03%) NHS
12 8 (1.03%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.91%) Celerra
13 7 (0.91%) CLARiiON
13 7 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 393 (50.84%) Windows Server
2 177 (22.90%) Linux
3 176 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 167 (21.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (15.14%) Unix
6 114 (14.75%) Windows 7
7 74 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (4.14%) Windows 10
10 22 (2.85%) Windows XP
11 21 (2.72%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.16%) Solaris
13 8 (1.03%) Android
14 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.65%) HPUX
14 5 (0.65%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.39%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (27.55%) ITIL
2 96 (12.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 83 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (7.76%) DevOps
5 57 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (6.21%) Scrum
7 41 (5.30%) Time Management
8 39 (5.05%) Change Management
8 39 (5.05%) Information Security
9 37 (4.79%) High Availability
10 36 (4.66%) MVC
11 34 (4.40%) Service Management
12 33 (4.27%) DSDM
13 32 (4.14%) ITIL V3
13 32 (4.14%) Penetration Testing
14 31 (4.01%) Service Delivery
15 30 (3.88%) Load Balancing
16 29 (3.75%) Server Building
17 28 (3.62%) Project Management
18 26 (3.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 188 (24.32%) SQL
2 98 (12.68%) C#
3 81 (10.48%) PowerShell
4 67 (8.67%) Python
5 65 (8.41%) Java
6 61 (7.89%) Ruby
7 57 (7.37%) JavaScript
8 37 (4.79%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.75%) Perl
10 27 (3.49%) C
11 25 (3.23%) C++
11 25 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 24 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 24 (3.10%) PHP
13 19 (2.46%) VB
14 16 (2.07%) VB6
15 15 (1.94%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.65%) VBScript
17 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 119 (15.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (6.99%) MCSE
4 52 (6.73%) CCNA
5 51 (6.60%) MCSA
6 50 (6.47%) Degree
7 33 (4.27%) CCNP
8 24 (3.10%) Security Cleared
9 23 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (2.85%) SC Cleared
11 20 (2.59%) CREST Certified
12 17 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (2.20%) MCITP
13 15 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.81%) CCIE
15 13 (1.68%) CCA
16 11 (1.42%) CEH
16 11 (1.42%) MCP
17 8 (1.03%) OSCP
18 7 (0.91%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (10.74%) SLA
2 11 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.16%) HL7
4 8 (1.03%) DICOM
5 5 (0.65%) QA
6 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.13%) PMO
7 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 380 (49.16%) Active Directory
2 219 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (11.51%) vSphere
4 79 (10.22%) Hyper-V
5 54 (6.99%) XenApp
6 44 (5.69%) XenServer
7 34 (4.40%) Xen
8 32 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (2.85%) XenDesktop
10 14 (1.81%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.68%) Terminal Server
12 10 (1.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 10 (1.29%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.03%) OpenSIPS
14 6 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.39%) Docker
15 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.26%) Sendmail
16 2 (0.26%) Snort
16 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (9.06%) SCCM
2 52 (6.73%) SCOM
3 40 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (5.17%) Puppet
4 28 (3.62%) Ansible
5 20 (2.59%) WSUS
6 13 (1.68%) Tivoli
7 12 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
7 12 (1.55%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.42%) Cobbler
9 7 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.52%) DameWare
11 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.52%) Nessus
11 4 (0.52%) Nmap
11 4 (0.52%) PowerCLI
12 3 (0.39%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 415 (53.69%) Microsoft
2 330 (42.69%) VMware
3 130 (16.82%) Cisco
4 125 (16.17%) Citrix
5 105 (13.58%) Oracle
6 55 (7.12%) Red Hat
7 52 (6.73%) NetApp
8 44 (5.69%) HP
9 38 (4.92%) Avaya
10 33 (4.27%) EMC
10 33 (4.27%) EnterpriseDB
11 25 (3.23%) F5
12 24 (3.10%) CommVault
13 19 (2.46%) Veeam
14 18 (2.33%) Dell Compellent
15 17 (2.20%) Dell
15 17 (2.20%) IBM
15 17 (2.20%) Juniper
16 16 (2.07%) Civica
17 15 (1.94%) Splunk
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