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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / North East
Rank 11 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 99 56 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.84% 9.02% 15.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.62% 47.86% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 85
Median salary £27,500 £30,459 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.71% -12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £19,600 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
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
178 117 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.69% 18.84% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 144 102 136
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +17 88 £26,500 -18.46% 19
Durham +9 10 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 108 (52.43%) Microsoft
2 98 (47.57%) Active Directory
3 82 (39.81%) Windows Server
4 76 (36.89%) VMware
5 56 (27.18%) ITIL
6 46 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (19.42%) SQL Server
8 39 (18.93%) MS Office
9 38 (18.45%) DNS
10 37 (17.96%) DHCP
11 36 (17.48%) SQL
11 36 (17.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 35 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (16.02%) MS Exchange
14 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (15.05%) Hyper-V
16 29 (14.08%) MS Excel
17 28 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (13.59%) CCNA
18 26 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (12.14%) MCSE
20 24 (11.65%) MCP
21 23 (11.17%) SLA
21 23 (11.17%) Problem Management
22 22 (10.68%) Java
22 22 (10.68%) Linux
22 22 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (10.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 21 (10.19%) Office 365

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 33 (16.02%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (8.74%) IIS
4 16 (7.77%) Skype for Business
5 13 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (5.83%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.37%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.88%) Documentum
9 4 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.46%) Captiva
10 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.97%) Apache
11 2 (0.97%) Confluence
11 2 (0.97%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.97%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (18.93%) MS Office
2 29 (14.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Maximo
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.19%) Office 365
2 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.97%) IaaS
4 2 (0.97%) PaaS
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
5 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.45%) DNS
2 37 (17.96%) DHCP
3 16 (7.77%) Firewall
4 15 (7.28%) Skype
5 8 (3.88%) VLAN
6 5 (2.43%) VPN
7 4 (1.94%) SAN
7 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.94%) WAN
8 3 (1.46%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.46%) LAN
8 3 (1.46%) VoIP
9 2 (0.97%) POP3
9 2 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.97%) SMTP
9 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.49%) Internet
10 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (3.40%) MySQL
7 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.49%) DataStage
10 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.49%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.37%) Subversion
4 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.97%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.97%) JIRA
6 1 (0.49%) git-flow
6 1 (0.49%) GitLab
6 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (4.37%) Finance
2 5 (2.43%) Legal
2 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.94%) Back Office
3 4 (1.94%) Banking
3 4 (1.94%) Military
4 2 (0.97%) Games
4 2 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) French Language
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (18.93%) Analyst
2 30 (14.56%) IT Support
3 28 (13.59%) Support Analyst
4 26 (12.62%) Support Engineer
5 23 (11.17%) IT Engineer
6 21 (10.19%) Developer
7 20 (9.71%) Wintel Engineer
8 17 (8.25%) IT Analyst
9 15 (7.28%) Applications Support
10 13 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.31%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (5.83%) Consultant
12 11 (5.34%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (5.34%) Technical Support
13 10 (4.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 10 (4.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.85%) Service Analyst
14 9 (4.37%) Wintel Support
14 9 (4.37%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.25%) .NET
2 15 (7.28%) Web Services
3 12 (5.83%) CSS
3 12 (5.83%) HTML
3 12 (5.83%) XML
4 9 (4.37%) Spring
5 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.91%) HTML5
6 5 (2.43%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.43%) CSS3
7 4 (1.94%) JSP
7 4 (1.94%) ODBC
7 4 (1.94%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.46%) GWT
8 3 (1.46%) jQuery
8 3 (1.46%) Qt
8 3 (1.46%) Vaadin
9 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.31%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.31%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.91%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.91%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.94%) Clustering
7 4 (1.94%) iPhone
7 4 (1.94%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.46%) PKI
8 3 (1.46%) Statistics
8 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.97%) Tandem
9 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.81%) Windows Server
2 46 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (10.68%) Linux
6 20 (9.71%) Unix
7 19 (9.22%) Windows XP
8 15 (7.28%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.40%) Solaris
11 5 (2.43%) Android
11 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.94%) AIX
12 4 (1.94%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.46%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.97%) CentOS
14 2 (0.97%) OS/390
14 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.18%) ITIL
2 23 (11.17%) Problem Management
3 22 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (9.22%) Service Delivery
5 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.31%) Incident Management
7 12 (5.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 11 (5.34%) ETL
8 11 (5.34%) Software Engineering
9 10 (4.85%) DevOps
10 9 (4.37%) Analytics
10 9 (4.37%) Content Management
10 9 (4.37%) Document Management
10 9 (4.37%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (4.37%) OO
11 8 (3.88%) Case Management
11 8 (3.88%) Server Virtualisation
12 7 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.40%) MVC
12 7 (3.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.48%) SQL
2 22 (10.68%) Java
3 20 (9.71%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.83%) C#
5 8 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.40%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.91%) C++
8 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.97%) Perl
9 2 (0.97%) PHP
9 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.49%) ABAP
10 1 (0.49%) Jython
10 1 (0.49%) Python
10 1 (0.49%) Ruby
10 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.49%) VBA
10 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (17.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.59%) CCNA
2 28 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (12.14%) MCSE
4 24 (11.65%) MCP
5 22 (10.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (9.71%) CCNP
6 20 (9.71%) Security Cleared
7 18 (8.74%) Degree
8 15 (7.28%) MCSA
9 10 (4.85%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.46%) MCITP
11 2 (0.97%) MCDST
11 2 (0.97%) MOS
12 1 (0.49%) HND
12 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.49%) MCT
12 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 98 (47.57%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.05%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.43%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) Docker
6 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.97%) LXC
6 2 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.97%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) Firmware
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (6.31%) SCOM
2 7 (3.40%) WSUS
3 5 (2.43%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.94%) Puppet
5 3 (1.46%) Ansible
5 3 (1.46%) SCCM
6 2 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.49%) Nagios
7 1 (0.49%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 108 (52.43%) Microsoft
2 76 (36.89%) VMware
3 18 (8.74%) Oracle
4 17 (8.25%) HP
5 11 (5.34%) Dell
5 11 (5.34%) IBM
6 10 (4.85%) EMC
6 10 (4.85%) SolarWinds
7 8 (3.88%) MobileIron
7 8 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.40%) Cisco
8 7 (3.40%) Citrix
8 7 (3.40%) Pega
9 5 (2.43%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.94%) Apple
11 3 (1.46%) Sophos
12 2 (0.97%) AppSense
12 2 (0.97%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.97%) Reuters
12 2 (0.97%) Symantec
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