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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 436 503 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.61% 13.83% 14.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.83% 56.08% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 385 419 407
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +7.14%
Windows
West Yorkshire

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
575 897 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.90% 24.66% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 496 705 690
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 388 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 376 (44.82%) Windows Server
3 371 (44.22%) VMware
4 369 (43.98%) Active Directory
5 264 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 244 (29.08%) SQL Server
7 237 (28.25%) ITIL
8 218 (25.98%) SQL
9 217 (25.86%) Linux
10 195 (23.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 187 (22.29%) MS Exchange
12 168 (20.02%) Citrix
13 163 (19.43%) Cisco
14 157 (18.71%) MS Excel
15 155 (18.47%) Unix
16 153 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 152 (18.12%) SAN
18 134 (15.97%) Windows 7
19 132 (15.73%) MS Office
20 128 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003
21 125 (14.90%) Firewall
22 123 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
23 120 (14.30%) Oracle
24 116 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
25 112 (13.35%) Finance
26 99 (11.80%) Hyper-V
27 98 (11.68%) SLA
28 96 (11.44%) Java
29 95 (11.32%) Degree
30 91 (10.85%) Python

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
1 187 (22.29%) MS Exchange
2 73 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 73 (8.70%) IIS
3 49 (5.84%) SharePoint
4 40 (4.77%) WebSphere
5 30 (3.58%) JBoss
6 27 (3.22%) OpenStack
7 26 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 26 (3.10%) CloudStack
7 26 (3.10%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.62%) Skype for Business
9 21 (2.50%) Tomcat
10 20 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (1.67%) Apache
12 11 (1.31%) CMS
13 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.36%) Confluence
15 2 (0.24%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 157 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 132 (15.73%) MS Office
3 11 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) SystmOne
3 2 (0.24%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Line 500
3 2 (0.24%) Magento
3 2 (0.24%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.24%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.24%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 80 (9.54%) Office 365
2 69 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.60%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (0.36%) IaaS
9 3 (0.36%) SaaS
10 2 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (18.12%) SAN
2 125 (14.90%) Firewall
3 91 (10.85%) DNS
4 81 (9.65%) DHCP
5 80 (9.54%) LAN
6 78 (9.30%) WAN
7 67 (7.99%) VPN
8 66 (7.87%) TCP/IP
9 50 (5.96%) Wireless
10 35 (4.17%) Internet
11 33 (3.93%) VoIP
12 31 (3.69%) Wireless Security
13 29 (3.46%) NAS
14 26 (3.10%) IP Telephony
15 19 (2.26%) MPLS
15 19 (2.26%) VLAN
16 17 (2.03%) Remote Desktop
17 16 (1.91%) Network Security
18 13 (1.55%) Skype
19 11 (1.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (29.08%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (5.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (5.13%) MySQL
5 33 (3.93%) Oracle Database
6 27 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.19%) GIS
10 10 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 10 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.60%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.48%) Big Data
14 4 (0.48%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (4.89%) Jenkins
2 37 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.43%) JMeter
3 12 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.31%) Subversion
5 8 (0.95%) JUnit
6 7 (0.83%) JIRA
6 7 (0.83%) Selenium
6 7 (0.83%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.24%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.12%) Grunt
8 1 (0.12%) gulp
8 1 (0.12%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.12%) Maven
8 1 (0.12%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.12%) webpack
General
1 112 (13.35%) Finance
2 31 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.46%) Publishing
4 22 (2.62%) Games
5 21 (2.50%) Legal
6 20 (2.38%) Electronics
7 17 (2.03%) Back Office
8 11 (1.31%) Retail
9 8 (0.95%) Local Government
10 7 (0.83%) Law
11 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.72%) Marketing
12 3 (0.36%) Advertising
12 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 221 (26.34%) Analyst
2 122 (14.54%) Support Analyst
3 86 (10.25%) IT Analyst
3 86 (10.25%) IT Support
4 83 (9.89%) Support Engineer
5 81 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 71 (8.46%) Developer
7 67 (7.99%) IT Support Analyst
8 60 (7.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 58 (6.91%) Windows Engineer
10 56 (6.67%) Applications Support
11 55 (6.56%) Service Analyst
11 55 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
12 42 (5.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 40 (4.77%) Systems Engineer
14 38 (4.53%) Team Leader
15 37 (4.41%) Consultant
16 36 (4.29%) VMware Engineer
17 35 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
18 34 (4.05%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (9.18%) .NET
2 41 (4.89%) Web Services
3 39 (4.65%) HTML
4 26 (3.10%) ASP.NET
5 25 (2.98%) CSS
6 22 (2.62%) XML
7 21 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 19 (2.26%) Node.js
9 18 (2.15%) jQuery
10 17 (2.03%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.31%) HTML5
13 10 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (1.19%) Spring
13 10 (1.19%) WCF
14 9 (1.07%) React
14 9 (1.07%) REST
15 8 (0.95%) CSS3
15 8 (0.95%) SOAP
16 6 (0.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.72%) Data Centre
2 44 (5.24%) Mobile App
3 41 (4.89%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.29%) CESG
5 28 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.34%) Clustering
6 26 (3.10%) Blackberry
7 16 (1.91%) Client/Server
8 15 (1.79%) iPad
8 15 (1.79%) Replication
9 14 (1.67%) User Experience
10 13 (1.55%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.43%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.19%) AS400
13 10 (1.19%) Health Informatics
13 10 (1.19%) IBM XIV
13 10 (1.19%) Informatics
14 9 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 376 (44.82%) Windows Server
2 217 (25.86%) Linux
3 195 (23.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 155 (18.47%) Unix
5 153 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 134 (15.97%) Windows 7
7 128 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (4.05%) Windows XP
10 33 (3.93%) Windows 8
11 24 (2.86%) Android
12 21 (2.50%) Windows 10
13 19 (2.26%) Apple iOS
14 14 (1.67%) Windows Phone
15 11 (1.31%) Solaris
16 10 (1.19%) Ubuntu
17 9 (1.07%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.83%) VMS
19 5 (0.60%) Debian
19 5 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (28.25%) ITIL
2 116 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (7.63%) Information Security
5 56 (6.67%) DevOps
6 54 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 51 (6.08%) Penetration Testing
8 48 (5.72%) Project Management
9 45 (5.36%) Service Management
10 40 (4.77%) ITIL V3
11 39 (4.65%) High Availability
12 35 (4.17%) Scrum
13 32 (3.81%) Configuration Management
13 32 (3.81%) Time Management
14 31 (3.69%) Problem Management
14 31 (3.69%) Server Virtualisation
15 30 (3.58%) Mentoring
16 29 (3.46%) Service Delivery
17 28 (3.34%) Business Continuity
17 28 (3.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 218 (25.98%) SQL
2 96 (11.44%) Java
3 91 (10.85%) Python
4 88 (10.49%) Ruby
5 86 (10.25%) PowerShell
6 53 (6.32%) C#
7 50 (5.96%) Perl
8 49 (5.84%) Bash Shell
9 46 (5.48%) PHP
10 41 (4.89%) JavaScript
11 40 (4.77%) C
12 38 (4.53%) C++
13 26 (3.10%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.67%) VB
15 13 (1.55%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.31%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.95%) VB6
18 2 (0.24%) OpenEdge ABL
18 2 (0.24%) Progress 4GL
18 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 123 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (11.32%) Degree
3 53 (6.32%) MCSE
4 50 (5.96%) MCSA
5 40 (4.77%) Security Cleared
6 36 (4.29%) CREST Certified
7 32 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (3.81%) SC Cleared
8 27 (3.22%) CCNA
9 25 (2.98%) MCITP
10 22 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
11 19 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (2.26%) MCP
12 15 (1.79%) CCNP
13 14 (1.67%) CHECK Team Member
14 13 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.43%) Tigerscheme
16 10 (1.19%) MCDST
17 7 (0.83%) CHECK Team Leader
18 5 (0.60%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.68%) SLA
2 20 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.19%) DICOM
4 10 (1.19%) HL7
5 8 (0.95%) ISO19770
5 8 (0.95%) ISO22301
6 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 369 (43.98%) Active Directory
2 264 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (11.80%) Hyper-V
4 75 (8.94%) vSphere
5 69 (8.22%) XenApp
6 49 (5.84%) XenDesktop
7 30 (3.58%) Xen
7 30 (3.58%) XenServer
8 16 (1.91%) Terminal Server
9 14 (1.67%) Terminal Services
10 12 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.83%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (0.60%) GlusterFS
15 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.36%) Docker
16 3 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (8.46%) SCCM
2 68 (8.10%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (7.87%) Puppet
4 40 (4.77%) SCOM
5 29 (3.46%) Salt
6 25 (2.98%) Cobbler
6 25 (2.98%) Tivoli
7 21 (2.50%) CFEngine
7 21 (2.50%) Rundeck
8 14 (1.67%) WSUS
9 9 (1.07%) DameWare
10 8 (0.95%) Ansible
10 8 (0.95%) Nagios
10 8 (0.95%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (0.83%) Opsview
12 6 (0.72%) EMC VPLEX
12 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 388 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 371 (44.22%) VMware
3 168 (20.02%) Citrix
4 163 (19.43%) Cisco
5 120 (14.30%) Oracle
6 59 (7.03%) HP
7 58 (6.91%) Red Hat
8 53 (6.32%) NetApp
9 48 (5.72%) Avaya
10 43 (5.13%) F5
11 30 (3.58%) Splunk
12 25 (2.98%) EnterpriseDB
13 24 (2.86%) EMC
14 21 (2.50%) Google
15 18 (2.15%) 3PAR
16 16 (1.91%) Symantec
17 15 (1.79%) Dell
18 14 (1.67%) IBM
19 13 (1.55%) CommVault
20 11 (1.31%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexi time + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 + car allowance and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- 80,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,500 travel allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Publish Interactive
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Subsidised lunches, private healthca
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago