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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 119 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.30% 17.10% 10.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.29% 73.01% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 49
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
113 163 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.06% 23.42% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 94 132 97
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 55 £30,500 -12.85% 22
Durham -4 10 £30,459 -7.70% 2
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 52 (38.52%) SQL Server
2 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 50 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 49 (36.30%) VMware
4 41 (30.37%) Windows Server
5 35 (25.93%) ITIL
6 34 (25.19%) SQL
7 31 (22.96%) .NET
8 26 (19.26%) C#
8 26 (19.26%) MS Excel
9 23 (17.04%) MS Office
9 23 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
13 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (11.85%) MCP
14 16 (11.85%) Linux
14 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
15 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (10.37%) Firewall
16 14 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (10.37%) CCNA
16 14 (10.37%) IIS
16 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
16 14 (10.37%) Hyper-V
17 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (8.89%) MCSA
18 12 (8.89%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.37%) IIS
3 9 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.44%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.48%) Apache
8 2 (1.48%) CMS
8 2 (1.48%) Node.js
8 2 (1.48%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.74%) Confluence
9 1 (0.74%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (19.26%) MS Excel
2 23 (17.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.44%) SaaS
4 4 (2.96%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (2.96%) GitHub
4 4 (2.96%) Linode
4 4 (2.96%) Office 365
5 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.48%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) Firewall
2 12 (8.89%) Internet
3 11 (8.15%) LAN
4 10 (7.41%) SAN
4 10 (7.41%) WAN
5 8 (5.93%) DNS
6 7 (5.19%) NAS
6 7 (5.19%) SNMP
6 7 (5.19%) VoIP
6 7 (5.19%) VPN
7 6 (4.44%) DHCP
8 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.22%) SMTP
9 3 (2.22%) Wireless
9 3 (2.22%) ZigBee
10 2 (1.48%) FTP
10 2 (1.48%) MPLS
10 2 (1.48%) Network Security
10 2 (1.48%) SSL
11 1 (0.74%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (38.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.93%) MySQL
5 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.22%) Big Data
8 2 (1.48%) DataStage
8 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.48%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) DTS
9 1 (0.74%) MS Access
9 1 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.44%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.96%) GitLab
4 4 (2.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.22%) NUnit
6 2 (1.48%) JIRA
6 2 (1.48%) MSTest
7 1 (0.74%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.74%) JUnit
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 8 (5.93%) Marketing
2 6 (4.44%) Finance
3 4 (2.96%) Advertising
4 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Games
5 2 (1.48%) iGaming
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (21.48%) Developer
2 22 (16.30%) Analyst
3 18 (13.33%) IT Support
4 16 (11.85%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Service Analyst
7 12 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (8.15%) IT Manager
9 10 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (7.41%) Technical Manager
9 10 (7.41%) Technical Support
10 9 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.67%) IT Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.93%) IT Technical Manager
12 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.19%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) .NET
2 10 (7.41%) WCF
3 9 (6.67%) HTML
3 9 (6.67%) WPF
4 8 (5.93%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.93%) jQuery
4 8 (5.93%) WinForms
5 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.70%) CSS
8 4 (2.96%) HTML5
8 4 (2.96%) LAMP
8 4 (2.96%) Web Services
8 4 (2.96%) XML
9 3 (2.22%) Ajax
9 3 (2.22%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.22%) LINQ
9 3 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Clustering
2 8 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.19%) iPhone
3 7 (5.19%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.19%) User Experience
4 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.96%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.96%) Statistics
6 3 (2.22%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.48%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.48%) NHS
7 2 (1.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.37%) Windows Server
2 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
4 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (11.85%) Linux
6 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.15%) Unix
8 10 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.19%) Android
9 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.44%) CentOS
10 6 (4.44%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) ITIL
2 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.15%) Project Management
4 10 (7.41%) MVC
5 9 (6.67%) Service Management
6 8 (5.93%) Change Management
6 8 (5.93%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.19%) Data Management
7 7 (5.19%) Mobile Development
7 7 (5.19%) Workflow
8 6 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.44%) High Availability
8 6 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.44%) Product Management
8 6 (4.44%) Use Case
8 6 (4.44%) Waterfall
9 5 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.19%) SQL
2 26 (19.26%) C#
3 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.67%) Java
4 9 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.70%) Python
6 4 (2.96%) C++
6 4 (2.96%) PHP
6 4 (2.96%) Ruby
6 4 (2.96%) VBScript
7 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.48%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (1.48%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.48%) C
8 2 (1.48%) Jython
8 2 (1.48%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (11.85%) MCP
3 14 (10.37%) CCNA
3 14 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.89%) MCSA
5 9 (6.67%) MCSE
6 8 (5.93%) CCNP
6 8 (5.93%) Degree
6 8 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.70%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.70%) MCDBA
8 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.22%) MCTS
10 2 (1.48%) MCITP
11 1 (0.74%) CCSA
11 1 (0.74%) CCSE
11 1 (0.74%) HND
11 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 50 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.41%) VMware Server
5 6 (4.44%) VirtualBox
5 6 (4.44%) vSphere
5 6 (4.44%) Xen
6 2 (1.48%) Firmware
6 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Nagios
2 6 (4.44%) Ansible
2 6 (4.44%) OpenNMS
2 6 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.44%) Puppet
2 6 (4.44%) ZABBIX
2 6 (4.44%) Zenoss
3 3 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.48%) SCCM
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 49 (36.30%) VMware
3 11 (8.15%) Cisco
3 11 (8.15%) Citrix
4 7 (5.19%) Apple
4 7 (5.19%) Dell
4 7 (5.19%) HP
5 6 (4.44%) Oracle
5 6 (4.44%) Rackspace
5 6 (4.44%) SaltStack
5 6 (4.44%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.70%) Blue Prism
6 5 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.96%) Google
8 3 (2.22%) Mitel
8 3 (2.22%) Progress
8 3 (2.22%) Remedy
8 3 (2.22%) Symantec
9 2 (1.48%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
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