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 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 6 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 126 73 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.80% 9.80% 13.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.38% 51.41% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 109 66 85
Median salary £29,500 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
England

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
202 142 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.53% 19.06% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 148 124 175
Median salary £32,500 £30,459 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 99 £29,250 -3.30% 17
Durham +17 24 £30,500 +1.66% 1
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Windows.

1 134 (57.51%) Microsoft
2 111 (47.64%) Windows Server
3 97 (41.63%) Active Directory
4 73 (31.33%) ITIL
5 69 (29.61%) VMware
6 61 (26.18%) SQL Server
7 60 (25.75%) SQL
8 54 (23.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (19.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (16.74%) MS Exchange
12 38 (16.31%) Linux
13 36 (15.45%) DHCP
13 36 (15.45%) MS Office
14 35 (15.02%) IIS
14 35 (15.02%) DNS
15 34 (14.59%) MS Excel
16 30 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (12.88%) Office 365
17 29 (12.45%) MCSE
18 28 (12.02%) Web Services
18 28 (12.02%) .NET
18 28 (12.02%) Service Delivery
19 27 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (11.59%) SLA
19 27 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (11.16%) Problem Management
20 26 (11.16%) Java
21 25 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 39 (16.74%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.02%) IIS
3 25 (10.73%) Skype for Business
4 23 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (8.58%) SharePoint
6 13 (5.58%) WebSphere
7 12 (5.15%) Documentum
8 7 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.58%) CMS
10 5 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (2.15%) Confluence
10 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.15%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.29%) Apache
12 3 (1.29%) Captiva
12 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.86%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 36 (15.45%) MS Office
2 34 (14.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.86%) Maximo
2 5 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.88%) Office 365
2 8 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) IaaS
3 3 (1.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.86%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.45%) DHCP
2 35 (15.02%) DNS
3 22 (9.44%) Skype
4 19 (8.15%) Firewall
5 18 (7.73%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.58%) Internet
6 6 (2.58%) VPN
7 5 (2.15%) VLAN
7 5 (2.15%) WAN
8 4 (1.72%) LAN
8 4 (1.72%) SAN
9 3 (1.29%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.29%) VoIP
10 2 (0.86%) Network Security
10 2 (0.86%) POP3
10 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.86%) SMTP
10 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (9.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.15%) MySQL
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 21 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.86%) Subversion
5 5 (2.15%) JIRA
6 3 (1.29%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.86%) JUnit
7 2 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.43%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.43%) git-flow
8 1 (0.43%) GitLab
8 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (4.72%) Finance
2 5 (2.15%) Legal
2 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.72%) Back Office
3 4 (1.72%) Military
4 3 (1.29%) Banking
5 2 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) French Language
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (17.60%) Analyst
2 31 (13.30%) Support Analyst
2 31 (13.30%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.16%) IT Support
4 24 (10.30%) Developer
5 23 (9.87%) Wintel Engineer
6 19 (8.15%) Consultant
7 18 (7.73%) Applications Support
8 17 (7.30%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (6.87%) IT Analyst
10 13 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 12 (5.15%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (4.72%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.72%) IT Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Technical Support
13 10 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.86%) Administrator
14 9 (3.86%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.02%) .NET
1 28 (12.02%) Web Services
2 20 (8.58%) XML
3 15 (6.44%) CSS
3 15 (6.44%) HTML
4 12 (5.15%) HTML5
5 11 (4.72%) .NET Framework
6 10 (4.29%) jQuery
7 9 (3.86%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.58%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.58%) CSS3
8 6 (2.58%) Node.js
8 6 (2.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.72%) ODBC
9 4 (1.72%) Spring
10 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.29%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.29%) Qt
10 3 (1.29%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.73%) Driving Licence
3 14 (6.01%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.29%) Data Integration
6 9 (3.86%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.58%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.58%) NHS
8 6 (2.58%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.72%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.29%) Clustering
11 3 (1.29%) iPhone
11 3 (1.29%) PKI
11 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.29%) Statistics
12 2 (0.86%) Replication
12 2 (0.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 111 (47.64%) Windows Server
2 54 (23.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (19.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (16.31%) Linux
6 23 (9.87%) Unix
7 17 (7.30%) Windows XP
8 13 (5.58%) Solaris
9 12 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.72%) Windows 7
11 10 (4.29%) AIX
12 8 (3.43%) Android
13 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
14 5 (2.15%) Windows Phone
15 4 (1.72%) Windows 10
16 3 (1.29%) CentOS
16 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.86%) HPUX
17 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.33%) ITIL
2 28 (12.02%) Service Delivery
3 27 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.16%) Problem Management
5 19 (8.15%) Project Management
6 16 (6.87%) Incident Management
6 16 (6.87%) Software Engineering
7 15 (6.44%) DevOps
7 15 (6.44%) OO
8 14 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.01%) Content Management
8 14 (6.01%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 13 (5.58%) Analytics
9 13 (5.58%) Case Management
9 13 (5.58%) Service Management
10 12 (5.15%) Change Management
10 12 (5.15%) Server Virtualisation
11 11 (4.72%) ETL
11 11 (4.72%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (4.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.75%) SQL
2 26 (11.16%) Java
3 25 (10.73%) PowerShell
4 18 (7.73%) C#
5 14 (6.01%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.43%) Perl
6 8 (3.43%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.58%) C++
7 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.72%) VB
9 3 (1.29%) VBScript
10 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.86%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.86%) Korn
10 2 (0.86%) PHP
11 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.43%) RPG
11 1 (0.43%) RPG III
11 1 (0.43%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.45%) MCSE
3 24 (10.30%) CCNA
3 24 (10.30%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (9.44%) Security Cleared
5 21 (9.01%) Degree
6 18 (7.73%) MCP
7 16 (6.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (6.44%) CCNP
9 14 (6.01%) MCSA
10 12 (5.15%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.43%) CCENT
11 1 (0.43%) CISA
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
11 1 (0.43%) CISSP
11 1 (0.43%) MCDST
11 1 (0.43%) MCITP
11 1 (0.43%) MCT
11 1 (0.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.59%) SLA
2 4 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (41.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.86%) vSphere
5 6 (2.58%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.15%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.72%) XenApp
8 2 (0.86%) Docker
8 2 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.86%) LXC
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.43%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.43%) Firmware
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.43%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (9.87%) SCOM
2 7 (3.00%) SCCM
2 7 (3.00%) WSUS
3 5 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.15%) Nagios
4 4 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.72%) Puppet
4 4 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.29%) Ansible
5 3 (1.29%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.86%) MOM
6 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.86%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 134 (57.51%) Microsoft
2 69 (29.61%) VMware
3 19 (8.15%) HP
4 18 (7.73%) IBM
4 18 (7.73%) Oracle
5 16 (6.87%) Citrix
6 14 (6.01%) Cisco
6 14 (6.01%) EMC
7 13 (5.58%) Red Hat
8 12 (5.15%) Pega
8 12 (5.15%) SolarWinds
9 10 (4.29%) Dell
10 9 (3.86%) MobileIron
11 6 (2.58%) Twitter
12 5 (2.15%) Apple
12 5 (2.15%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.15%) Juniper
12 5 (2.15%) Veeam
13 4 (1.72%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.29%) Sophos
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £22 - £29 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
iSource IT
Salary: £33k - £44k per annum + 34 Days Holiday + Generous Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Long holidays, great pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago