The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / North East
Rank 9 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 87 67 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.96% 10.88% 15.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.78% 59.29% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 82 55 85
Median salary £28,750 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,400 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £46,200 £52,500
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
148 113 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.76% 18.34% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 135 94 127
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Windows Salary Trend in the North East

Windows
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in the North East

Windows
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +16 79 £27,500 -15.38% 20
Durham -6 5 £29,250 -3.96% 3
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows.

1 120 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 111 (53.37%) Microsoft
3 95 (45.67%) VMware
4 79 (37.98%) Windows Server
5 58 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (26.44%) ITIL
7 50 (24.04%) DNS
8 49 (23.56%) MS Office
9 47 (22.60%) Hyper-V
10 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (21.15%) SQL
11 44 (21.15%) DHCP
12 42 (20.19%) MS Excel
13 37 (17.79%) MS Exchange
13 37 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
15 31 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (14.90%) CCNA
15 31 (14.90%) Cisco Certification
15 31 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (13.46%) MCP
16 28 (13.46%) Office 365
17 27 (12.98%) Firewall
18 26 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 25 (12.02%) Citrix
20 24 (11.54%) CCNP
21 23 (11.06%) Linux
21 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (10.58%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 37 (17.79%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.17%) IIS
4 13 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.29%) Skype for Business
6 10 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.33%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.88%) Apache
10 4 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.96%) Documentum
12 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.96%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 49 (23.56%) MS Office
2 42 (20.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Maximo
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.48%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.46%) Office 365
2 22 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.40%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.40%) PaaS
4 5 (2.40%) Route 53
4 5 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.96%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) SaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.04%) DNS
2 44 (21.15%) DHCP
3 27 (12.98%) Firewall
4 18 (8.65%) VLAN
5 16 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 15 (7.21%) SAN
7 11 (5.29%) SMTP
8 10 (4.81%) DMZ
8 10 (4.81%) Skype
9 8 (3.85%) VPN
10 6 (2.88%) LAN
10 6 (2.88%) WAN
11 3 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.96%) VoIP
13 1 (0.48%) PuTTY
13 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.48%) WinSCP
13 1 (0.48%) Wireless
13 1 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (7.21%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (5.29%) MySQL
6 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.48%) MS Access
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (4.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.44%) Subversion
4 2 (0.96%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.48%) git-flow
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
5 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (4.33%) Finance
2 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.40%) Legal
4 4 (1.92%) Back Office
4 4 (1.92%) Banking
4 4 (1.92%) Military
5 2 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (18.75%) Analyst
2 29 (13.94%) Support Analyst
3 27 (12.98%) Support Engineer
4 26 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 26 (12.50%) IT Support
5 22 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.17%) Developer
7 15 (7.21%) Applications Support
8 14 (6.73%) IT Analyst
9 13 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (5.29%) Consultant
11 11 (5.29%) Service Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Windows Engineer
13 9 (4.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.10%) Web Services
2 16 (7.69%) .NET
3 10 (4.81%) CSS
3 10 (4.81%) HTML
4 9 (4.33%) Spring
4 9 (4.33%) XML
5 6 (2.88%) LAMP
6 5 (2.40%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.40%) CSS3
6 5 (2.40%) HTML5
6 5 (2.40%) WAP
7 4 (1.92%) JSP
7 4 (1.92%) ODBC
7 4 (1.92%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.44%) GWT
8 3 (1.44%) Vaadin
9 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.69%) Clustering
2 16 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.33%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.37%) Replication
6 4 (1.92%) iPhone
6 4 (1.92%) PKI
7 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.96%) Tandem
9 1 (0.48%) AS400
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (37.98%) Windows Server
2 58 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (11.06%) Linux
6 22 (10.58%) Windows XP
7 17 (8.17%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.21%) Unix
9 7 (3.37%) CentOS
9 7 (3.37%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.88%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.40%) Android
11 5 (2.40%) Solaris
12 4 (1.92%) AIX
12 4 (1.92%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.96%) OS/390
14 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.44%) ITIL
2 16 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 14 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (6.73%) Incident Management
4 13 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (6.25%) Presales
4 13 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 12 (5.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 12 (5.77%) DevOps
6 10 (4.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 9 (4.33%) ETL
8 8 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (3.85%) Document Management
8 8 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 8 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
8 8 (3.85%) Service Management
9 7 (3.37%) Asset Management
9 7 (3.37%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.15%) SQL
2 19 (9.13%) Java
3 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.37%) C#
5 6 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.88%) PHP
6 5 (2.40%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) ABAP
7 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.48%) C++
7 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.48%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (14.90%) CCNA
1 31 (14.90%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.46%) MCP
3 26 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (11.54%) CCNP
5 21 (10.10%) MCSE
6 19 (9.13%) Degree
7 15 (7.21%) MCSA
7 15 (7.21%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.88%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.44%) MCITP
9 3 (1.44%) MOS
10 2 (0.96%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.96%) MCDST
11 1 (0.48%) HND
11 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.48%) MCT
11 1 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.10%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 120 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 47 (22.60%) Hyper-V
3 37 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.40%) VMware Server
5 5 (2.40%) vSphere
5 5 (2.40%) XenApp
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.48%) Docker
8 1 (0.48%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (6.73%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.37%) SCOM
2 7 (3.37%) WSUS
3 5 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.40%) Puppet
4 4 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.44%) SCCM
6 2 (0.96%) Ansible
6 2 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.48%) Linux-HA
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.48%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 111 (53.37%) Microsoft
2 95 (45.67%) VMware
3 25 (12.02%) Citrix
4 20 (9.62%) HP
5 16 (7.69%) Cisco
5 16 (7.69%) Oracle
6 14 (6.73%) Dell
7 12 (5.77%) Sophos
7 12 (5.77%) Symantec
8 7 (3.37%) IBM
9 5 (2.40%) Apple
9 5 (2.40%) arcserve
9 5 (2.40%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (2.40%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.40%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.92%) EMC
10 4 (1.92%) MobileIron
10 4 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.96%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.96%) NetApp
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
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Morson International
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000 per annum + Pension Helathcare
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Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
ITPS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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Accenture
Posted: 4 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £41,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Accenture
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Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38300.00 per annum
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Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
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Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £36,725 to £42,700 per annum
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