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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 386 443 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.44% 13.06% 14.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.61% 56.79% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 328 375 417
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
539 780 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.16% 23.00% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 441 655 727
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
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 7 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 399 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 388 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 380 (46.40%) Active Directory
4 361 (44.08%) VMware
5 243 (29.67%) SQL Server
6 242 (29.55%) ITIL
7 238 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 226 (27.59%) SQL
9 210 (25.64%) Linux
10 190 (23.20%) MS Exchange
11 182 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 165 (20.15%) Cisco
13 160 (19.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 155 (18.93%) MS Excel
15 144 (17.58%) Citrix
16 137 (16.73%) Unix
17 136 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
18 135 (16.48%) Firewall
19 133 (16.24%) Windows 7
20 129 (15.75%) SAN
21 117 (14.29%) Oracle
22 107 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
23 106 (12.94%) Finance
23 106 (12.94%) MS Office
24 102 (12.45%) .NET
25 100 (12.21%) Hyper-V
26 98 (11.97%) DNS
27 97 (11.84%) IIS
28 94 (11.48%) Office 365
29 92 (11.23%) 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
1 190 (23.20%) MS Exchange
2 97 (11.84%) IIS
3 66 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 65 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 37 (4.52%) JBoss
6 37 (4.52%) WebLogic
7 34 (4.15%) OpenStack
8 32 (3.91%) CloudStack
9 23 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (2.08%) Skype for Business
12 14 (1.71%) Tomcat
13 13 (1.59%) CMS
14 12 (1.47%) Apache
14 12 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
16 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 155 (18.93%) MS Excel
2 106 (12.94%) MS Office
3 8 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 94 (11.48%) Office 365
2 68 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.98%) Mimecast
6 7 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.61%) AWS OpsWorks
7 5 (0.61%) IaaS
8 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
9 3 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (16.48%) Firewall
2 129 (15.75%) SAN
3 98 (11.97%) DNS
4 92 (11.23%) LAN
5 86 (10.50%) WAN
6 82 (10.01%) DHCP
7 62 (7.57%) VPN
8 56 (6.84%) TCP/IP
9 42 (5.13%) Wireless
10 37 (4.52%) Internet
11 30 (3.66%) NAS
11 30 (3.66%) VoIP
12 24 (2.93%) MPLS
12 24 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (2.44%) VLAN
13 20 (2.44%) Wireless Security
14 16 (1.95%) Network Security
15 15 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (1.59%) IP Telephony
17 11 (1.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (4.52%) MySQL
3 37 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 37 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.61%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.61%) QlikView
11 4 (0.49%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.37%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.37%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 43 (5.25%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 17 (2.08%) JMeter
4 13 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.10%) Subversion
5 9 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.85%) JUnit
6 7 (0.85%) Selenium
6 7 (0.85%) Travis CI
7 3 (0.37%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.12%) GitLab
9 1 (0.12%) GoCD
9 1 (0.12%) Grunt
9 1 (0.12%) gulp
9 1 (0.12%) NuGet
9 1 (0.12%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.12%) webpack
9 1 (0.12%) WebSpeed
General
1 106 (12.94%) Finance
2 34 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.56%) Legal
4 18 (2.20%) Games
5 17 (2.08%) Publishing
6 13 (1.59%) Marketing
7 11 (1.34%) Law
8 9 (1.10%) Back Office
8 9 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.85%) Advertising
10 5 (0.61%) Retail
11 3 (0.37%) Local Government
12 2 (0.24%) Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 194 (23.69%) Analyst
2 107 (13.06%) Support Analyst
3 89 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 80 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 74 (9.04%) IT Support
6 73 (8.91%) Windows Engineer
7 72 (8.79%) Developer
8 71 (8.67%) IT Analyst
9 69 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 56 (6.84%) IT Support Analyst
11 55 (6.72%) Service Analyst
12 54 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
13 47 (5.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 47 (5.74%) Applications Support
14 45 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
15 42 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
16 39 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
17 36 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
18 35 (4.27%) IT Manager
19 33 (4.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (12.45%) .NET
2 44 (5.37%) HTML
3 41 (5.01%) ASP.NET
4 31 (3.79%) Web Services
5 28 (3.42%) CSS
6 24 (2.93%) XML
7 23 (2.81%) AngularJS
8 20 (2.44%) jQuery
9 19 (2.32%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.20%) Node.js
11 12 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.34%) HTML5
13 9 (1.10%) Middleware
13 9 (1.10%) React
14 8 (0.98%) CSS3
14 8 (0.98%) Spring
15 7 (0.85%) JSON
16 6 (0.73%) WCF
17 5 (0.61%) SOAP
17 5 (0.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.45%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.52%) Clustering
4 29 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.42%) CESG
6 27 (3.30%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 17 (2.08%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.95%) Replication
10 15 (1.83%) IBM XIV
11 14 (1.71%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.59%) EMC VNX
12 13 (1.59%) Health Informatics
12 13 (1.59%) Informatics
13 12 (1.47%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.22%) iPad
15 9 (1.10%) User Experience
16 8 (0.98%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 388 (47.37%) Windows Server
2 210 (25.64%) Linux
3 182 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 160 (19.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 137 (16.73%) Unix
6 133 (16.24%) Windows 7
7 89 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (3.66%) Windows 10
10 25 (3.05%) Windows 8
11 20 (2.44%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.98%) Android
12 8 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.85%) VMS
14 6 (0.73%) HPUX
14 6 (0.73%) Solaris
15 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.61%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (29.55%) ITIL
2 107 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 71 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (6.72%) DevOps
6 51 (6.23%) Information Security
7 48 (5.86%) ITIL V3
7 48 (5.86%) Penetration Testing
8 40 (4.88%) Scrum
9 38 (4.64%) Project Management
10 37 (4.52%) MVC
11 36 (4.40%) High Availability
11 36 (4.40%) Service Management
12 34 (4.15%) Mentoring
13 32 (3.91%) DSDM
14 30 (3.66%) Change Management
15 29 (3.54%) Time Management
16 27 (3.30%) Configuration Management
17 26 (3.17%) Service Delivery
18 25 (3.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (27.59%) SQL
2 90 (10.99%) C#
3 89 (10.87%) Ruby
4 88 (10.74%) Java
5 83 (10.13%) Python
6 80 (9.77%) PowerShell
7 54 (6.59%) JavaScript
8 43 (5.25%) Perl
9 38 (4.64%) PHP
10 36 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 36 (4.40%) C
11 34 (4.15%) Shell Script
12 33 (4.03%) C++
13 22 (2.69%) VB.NET
14 20 (2.44%) T-SQL
15 17 (2.08%) VB
16 11 (1.34%) VB6
17 3 (0.37%) VBScript
18 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 136 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (9.04%) Degree
3 62 (7.57%) MCSE
4 51 (6.23%) MCSA
5 40 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (4.15%) Security Cleared
7 31 (3.79%) CCNA
7 31 (3.79%) CREST Certified
8 30 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
9 28 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 27 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (3.17%) MCITP
12 23 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (2.08%) CCA
13 17 (2.08%) CCNP
14 16 (1.95%) CHECK Team Member
15 14 (1.71%) Tigerscheme
16 13 (1.59%) CHECK Team Leader
16 13 (1.59%) MCP
17 11 (1.34%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.65%) SLA
2 20 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.71%) DICOM
3 14 (1.71%) HL7
4 9 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.10%) ISO19770
4 9 (1.10%) ISO22301
5 4 (0.49%) QA
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 380 (46.40%) Active Directory
2 238 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (12.21%) Hyper-V
4 71 (8.67%) vSphere
5 69 (8.42%) XenApp
6 45 (5.49%) XenDesktop
7 37 (4.52%) XenServer
8 36 (4.40%) Xen
9 20 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 11 (1.34%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.85%) OpenSIPS
13 7 (0.85%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.61%) GlusterFS
16 4 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.49%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 68 (8.30%) SCCM
2 62 (7.57%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (7.33%) Puppet
4 59 (7.20%) SCOM
5 22 (2.69%) WSUS
6 19 (2.32%) Ansible
6 19 (2.32%) Cobbler
6 19 (2.32%) Tivoli
7 16 (1.95%) Salt
8 13 (1.59%) CFEngine
8 13 (1.59%) Rundeck
9 12 (1.47%) EMC VPLEX
9 12 (1.47%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.85%) Nagios
12 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (0.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 399 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 361 (44.08%) VMware
3 165 (20.15%) Cisco
4 144 (17.58%) Citrix
5 117 (14.29%) Oracle
6 60 (7.33%) Red Hat
7 57 (6.96%) NetApp
8 42 (5.13%) Avaya
9 41 (5.01%) F5
10 40 (4.88%) HP
11 32 (3.91%) EnterpriseDB
12 28 (3.42%) EMC
13 25 (3.05%) Splunk
14 18 (2.20%) CommVault
14 18 (2.20%) IBM
15 16 (1.95%) Symantec
16 15 (1.83%) Brocade
17 13 (1.59%) Google
17 13 (1.59%) Riverbed
17 13 (1.59%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday, PMI, DIS
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + List of Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £380000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34500.00 per annum + Leeds
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 13 days ago