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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 118 85 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.48% 11.13% 10.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.11% 60.28% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 105 76 72
Median salary £37,626 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.77% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
190 141 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.31% 18.46% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 167 117 163
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 99 £39,500 +31.66% 22
Durham +5 15 £30,764 -23.09% 2
Northumberland - 2 £21,500 -
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 139 (57.44%) Windows Server
2 135 (55.79%) Microsoft
3 87 (35.95%) ITIL
4 83 (34.30%) Active Directory
5 81 (33.47%) SQL
6 72 (29.75%) SQL Server
7 61 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (22.73%) VMware
9 54 (22.31%) Linux
10 49 (20.25%) .NET
11 45 (18.60%) Web Services
12 44 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 44 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 43 (17.77%) IIS
14 42 (17.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 39 (16.12%) TCP/IP
16 37 (15.29%) Cisco
17 35 (14.46%) DNS
18 34 (14.05%) DHCP
18 34 (14.05%) XML
18 34 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (14.05%) Skype for Business
19 33 (13.64%) PowerShell
19 33 (13.64%) Project Management
20 32 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (13.22%) Office 365
21 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (12.40%) JavaScript
23 29 (11.98%) Skype

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 44 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 43 (17.77%) IIS
3 34 (14.05%) Skype for Business
4 24 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (7.02%) SharePoint
7 15 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (4.55%) Documentum
9 9 (3.72%) OpenStack
10 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.48%) CMS
12 5 (2.07%) Confluence
13 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (1.24%) Captiva
14 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.83%) Apache
15 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.65%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.22%) Office 365
2 12 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.65%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (1.65%) IaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Linode
5 3 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.24%) Force.com
5 3 (1.24%) PaaS
5 3 (1.24%) SaaS
6 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) GitHub
7 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.12%) TCP/IP
2 35 (14.46%) DNS
3 34 (14.05%) DHCP
4 29 (11.98%) Skype
5 22 (9.09%) Firewall
6 11 (4.55%) VoIP
7 9 (3.72%) VLAN
8 8 (3.31%) WAN
9 6 (2.48%) Internet
9 6 (2.48%) Network Security
9 6 (2.48%) SAN
9 6 (2.48%) Wireless
10 5 (2.07%) BGP
10 5 (2.07%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.07%) OSPF
11 4 (1.65%) LAN
12 3 (1.24%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.24%) HTTP
12 3 (1.24%) VPN
13 2 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (7.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.55%) DB2
7 7 (2.89%) MySQL
8 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.83%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 18 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.31%) CruiseControl
3 8 (3.31%) Subversion
4 7 (2.89%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.48%) JIRA
6 4 (1.65%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.83%) JUnit
8 2 (0.83%) MSI
8 2 (0.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.41%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.41%) GitLab
9 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (10.33%) Finance
2 13 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.24%) French Language
3 3 (1.24%) Retail
4 2 (0.83%) Games
4 2 (0.83%) German Language
4 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (17.36%) Developer
2 36 (14.88%) Support Engineer
3 30 (12.40%) Analyst
4 27 (11.16%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 18 (7.44%) Wintel Engineer
7 17 (7.02%) Consultant
8 14 (5.79%) Network Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (5.37%) IT Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.55%) Technical Support
11 10 (4.13%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (3.72%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.72%) IT Consultant
12 9 (3.72%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (3.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.25%) .NET
2 45 (18.60%) Web Services
3 34 (14.05%) XML
4 28 (11.57%) .NET Framework
4 28 (11.57%) ASP.NET
5 26 (10.74%) HTML
6 25 (10.33%) CSS
7 20 (8.26%) jQuery
8 18 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (7.44%) HTML5
9 13 (5.37%) WCF
10 12 (4.96%) CSS3
10 12 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (3.72%) LINQ
12 7 (2.89%) WPF
13 6 (2.48%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.48%) Node.js
13 6 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.07%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (6.20%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.55%) Replication
2 11 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (4.13%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.48%) NHS
6 6 (2.48%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.07%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.65%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.65%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.65%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.24%) Statistics
10 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 139 (57.44%) Windows Server
2 61 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (22.31%) Linux
5 42 (17.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (11.16%) Unix
7 18 (7.44%) Solaris
7 18 (7.44%) Windows 7
8 15 (6.20%) AIX
9 14 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.31%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.48%) Android
11 6 (2.48%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.48%) Windows Phone
12 5 (2.07%) CentOS
13 4 (1.65%) zOS
14 3 (1.24%) HPUX
15 2 (0.83%) Debian
15 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.95%) ITIL
2 34 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.64%) Project Management
4 26 (10.74%) Service Delivery
5 24 (9.92%) MVC
5 24 (9.92%) Problem Management
6 22 (9.09%) OO
7 21 (8.68%) CRM
8 17 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.02%) Software Engineering
9 16 (6.61%) Incident Management
9 16 (6.61%) Migration
10 15 (6.20%) Automated Testing
10 15 (6.20%) Business Analysis
10 15 (6.20%) Change Management
10 15 (6.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 14 (5.79%) Scrum
11 14 (5.79%) Service Management
12 12 (4.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.47%) SQL
2 33 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 30 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.57%) C#
5 20 (8.26%) Java
6 17 (7.02%) Perl
6 17 (7.02%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.96%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.55%) RPG
8 11 (4.55%) RPG IV
8 11 (4.55%) VB
9 7 (2.89%) Progress 4GL
9 7 (2.89%) RPG III
10 6 (2.48%) C++
11 4 (1.65%) Ruby
11 4 (1.65%) VBScript
12 3 (1.24%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.24%) Korn
12 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.57%) MCSE
3 23 (9.50%) CCNA
3 23 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (7.44%) Degree
5 12 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.72%) CCNP
7 9 (3.72%) MCP
8 7 (2.89%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.24%) MCITP
10 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.41%) CCENT
10 1 (0.41%) CCSA
10 1 (0.41%) CISA
10 1 (0.41%) CISM
10 1 (0.41%) CISSP
10 1 (0.41%) CITP
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) ISO27002
System Software
1 83 (34.30%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.31%) XenApp
5 7 (2.89%) vSphere
6 5 (2.07%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (1.65%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.65%) Xen
8 3 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.83%) Docker
9 2 (0.83%) Firmware
9 2 (0.83%) LXC
9 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) Brightmail
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (10.74%) SCOM
2 21 (8.68%) SCCM
3 10 (4.13%) Nagios
4 9 (3.72%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (2.07%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (1.65%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.65%) Ansible
7 4 (1.65%) MOM
7 4 (1.65%) OpenNMS
7 4 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.65%) Puppet
7 4 (1.65%) Unicenter
7 4 (1.65%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.65%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 135 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 55 (22.73%) VMware
3 37 (15.29%) Cisco
4 24 (9.92%) Citrix
5 21 (8.68%) HP
6 20 (8.26%) IBM
7 14 (5.79%) SolarWinds
8 13 (5.37%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.96%) EMC
9 12 (4.96%) MobileIron
10 11 (4.55%) Pega
11 9 (3.72%) Google
11 9 (3.72%) Juniper
12 8 (3.31%) CA
13 7 (2.89%) Veeam
14 6 (2.48%) F5
14 6 (2.48%) Oracle
14 6 (2.48%) Twitter
15 5 (2.07%) Avaya
15 5 (2.07%) Nortel
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