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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 120 106 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.24% 13.59% 14.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 59.55% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 95
Median salary £31,500 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £23,400 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
160 178 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.65% 22.82% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 144 149 191
Median salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,850 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 106 £32,000 +6.66% 16
Durham -11 11 £29,500 -26.25% 6
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 83 (46.89%) Windows Server
2 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
3 72 (40.68%) ITIL
4 68 (38.42%) Active Directory
5 66 (37.29%) SQL
6 59 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 59 (33.33%) VMware
7 41 (23.16%) .NET
7 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
8 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (15.82%) Web Services
12 27 (15.25%) Project Management
13 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (14.69%) Windows 7
14 24 (13.56%) IIS
15 23 (12.99%) Linux
15 23 (12.99%) Cisco
15 23 (12.99%) .NET Framework
16 22 (12.43%) CCNA
16 22 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (12.43%) MS Office
17 21 (11.86%) Unix
17 21 (11.86%) C#
18 20 (11.30%) JavaScript
18 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET
18 20 (11.30%) DNS
18 20 (11.30%) Firewall
18 20 (11.30%) MVC

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 24 (13.56%) IIS
2 16 (9.04%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.34%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (6.78%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.21%) OpenStack
6 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.69%) Apache
8 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.13%) CMS
9 2 (1.13%) Node.js
9 2 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.56%) Confluence
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.43%) MS Office
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.65%) Office 365
4 8 (4.52%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (4.52%) Linode
5 6 (3.39%) SaaS
6 5 (2.82%) GitHub
7 4 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.69%) Force.com
9 2 (1.13%) IaaS
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.56%) Heroku
10 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.30%) DNS
1 20 (11.30%) Firewall
2 18 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.04%) DHCP
4 14 (7.91%) VoIP
5 9 (5.08%) VLAN
6 8 (4.52%) SAN
6 8 (4.52%) Skype
7 7 (3.95%) WAN
8 6 (3.39%) NAS
9 5 (2.82%) BIG-IP
9 5 (2.82%) Internet
10 4 (2.26%) SNMP
10 4 (2.26%) Wireless
11 3 (1.69%) BGP
11 3 (1.69%) LAN
11 3 (1.69%) OSPF
11 3 (1.69%) SMTP
11 3 (1.69%) VPN
12 2 (1.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (9.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (9.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (7.91%) MySQL
7 11 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.39%) DB2
8 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.69%) DataStage
9 3 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.13%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.13%) SSDT
11 1 (0.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.21%) Vagrant
4 6 (3.39%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.82%) GitLab
5 5 (2.82%) Subversion
6 2 (1.13%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 18 (10.17%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.95%) Marketing
4 4 (2.26%) French Language
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Advertising
6 2 (1.13%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (19.77%) Developer
2 32 (18.08%) Analyst
3 22 (12.43%) Support Engineer
4 21 (11.86%) .NET Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Service Analyst
6 18 (10.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.04%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.91%) Technical Support
9 13 (7.34%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (6.78%) Operations Manager
11 11 (6.21%) IT Support
11 11 (6.21%) Network Engineer
12 10 (5.65%) IT Manager
13 9 (5.08%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.08%) Service Desk Support
13 9 (5.08%) Systems Manager
13 9 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
13 9 (5.08%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.16%) .NET
2 28 (15.82%) Web Services
3 23 (12.99%) .NET Framework
4 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET
5 19 (10.73%) XML
6 17 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (9.60%) HTML
7 16 (9.04%) CSS
8 13 (7.34%) jQuery
9 10 (5.65%) HTML5
10 9 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (4.52%) CSS3
12 7 (3.95%) CSLA
12 7 (3.95%) LINQ
12 7 (3.95%) WCF
12 7 (3.95%) WinForms
13 6 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (2.26%) RESTful
15 3 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (7.91%) Public Cloud
2 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.39%) Clustering
4 6 (3.39%) Replication
4 6 (3.39%) User Experience
5 5 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.82%) iPhone
6 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.13%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.13%) NHS
7 2 (1.13%) Social Network
7 2 (1.13%) Statistics
7 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.56%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (46.89%) Windows Server
2 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (14.69%) Windows 7
5 23 (12.99%) Linux
6 21 (11.86%) Unix
7 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (8.47%) Windows XP
9 11 (6.21%) CentOS
9 11 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.39%) Android
11 5 (2.82%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.69%) AIX
12 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.13%) Debian
13 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.56%) OS/400
14 1 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.68%) ITIL
2 27 (15.25%) Project Management
3 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.30%) MVC
5 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.60%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.04%) CRM
7 16 (9.04%) OO
8 15 (8.47%) Automated Testing
8 15 (8.47%) Service Management
9 14 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (7.91%) Incident Management
10 13 (7.34%) Scrum
11 11 (6.21%) Problem Management
12 9 (5.08%) SDLC
13 8 (4.52%) Change Management
13 8 (4.52%) TDD
13 8 (4.52%) Workflow
14 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 7 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.29%) SQL
2 21 (11.86%) C#
3 20 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 12 (6.78%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.52%) Java
7 8 (4.52%) Ruby
8 7 (3.95%) Progress 4GL
9 6 (3.39%) RPG
9 6 (3.39%) RPG IV
10 5 (2.82%) Perl
10 5 (2.82%) Python
10 5 (2.82%) RPG III
11 4 (2.26%) VB
11 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.69%) C++
12 3 (1.69%) Jython
12 3 (1.69%) PHP
13 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.43%) CCNA
1 22 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (9.04%) Degree
3 15 (8.47%) MCP
4 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.21%) CCNP
5 11 (6.21%) MCSE
6 10 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.52%) MCSA
8 6 (3.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.13%) CCSA
10 2 (1.13%) CCSE
10 2 (1.13%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.13%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.34%) SLA
2 4 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (38.42%) Active Directory
2 29 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.91%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.21%) VirtualBox
4 11 (6.21%) Xen
5 7 (3.95%) VMware Server
6 5 (2.82%) ProxySG
6 5 (2.82%) XenApp
7 2 (1.13%) vSphere
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (8.47%) SCCM
2 11 (6.21%) Ansible
2 11 (6.21%) Nagios
2 11 (6.21%) OpenNMS
2 11 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.21%) Puppet
2 11 (6.21%) ZABBIX
2 11 (6.21%) Zenoss
3 5 (2.82%) SCOM
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) MOM
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
2 59 (33.33%) VMware
3 23 (12.99%) Cisco
4 11 (6.21%) Rackspace
4 11 (6.21%) SaltStack
5 10 (5.65%) HP
6 9 (5.08%) Citrix
6 9 (5.08%) Google
6 9 (5.08%) IBM
7 7 (3.95%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.39%) F5
8 6 (3.39%) Oracle
9 5 (2.82%) Apple
9 5 (2.82%) Avaya
9 5 (2.82%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.82%) Nortel
9 5 (2.82%) Sophos
10 4 (2.26%) Blue Prism
10 4 (2.26%) Dell
10 4 (2.26%) SolarWinds
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