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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 103 72 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.53% 9.40% 12.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.31% 54.14% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 89 64 73
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,940 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
168 133 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.70% 17.36% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 141 109 169
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +16 84 £37,626 +23.36% 21
Durham +6 18 £30,764 -23.09% 7
Northumberland - 1 £22,500 -
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 135 (57.94%) Windows Server
2 131 (56.22%) Microsoft
3 85 (36.48%) ITIL
4 83 (35.62%) Active Directory
5 72 (30.90%) SQL
6 62 (26.61%) SQL Server
6 62 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (23.61%) VMware
8 53 (22.75%) Linux
9 46 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (18.03%) MS Exchange
10 42 (18.03%) IIS
11 41 (17.60%) MS Excel
12 40 (17.17%) .NET
13 39 (16.74%) Web Services
14 37 (15.88%) TCP/IP
15 34 (14.59%) DNS
15 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 33 (14.16%) Cisco
17 32 (13.73%) DHCP
17 32 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 31 (13.30%) Office 365
18 31 (13.30%) Unix
19 30 (12.88%) Project Management
19 30 (12.88%) Service Delivery
19 30 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (12.45%) XML
20 29 (12.45%) MCSE
20 29 (12.45%) Skype for Business

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 42 (18.03%) IIS
1 42 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.45%) Skype for Business
3 23 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.87%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (5.15%) Documentum
7 9 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.86%) OpenStack
8 7 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.58%) CMS
10 5 (2.15%) Confluence
11 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (1.29%) Captiva
13 2 (0.86%) Apache
13 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.86%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 41 (17.60%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.30%) Office 365
2 10 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (1.72%) Linode
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.29%) IaaS
4 3 (1.29%) PaaS
4 3 (1.29%) SaaS
5 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.88%) TCP/IP
2 34 (14.59%) DNS
3 32 (13.73%) DHCP
4 26 (11.16%) Skype
5 22 (9.44%) Firewall
6 10 (4.29%) VoIP
7 9 (3.86%) VLAN
8 6 (2.58%) Internet
8 6 (2.58%) Network Security
8 6 (2.58%) WAN
8 6 (2.58%) Wireless
9 5 (2.15%) BGP
9 5 (2.15%) OSPF
9 5 (2.15%) SAN
10 3 (1.29%) BIG-IP
10 3 (1.29%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.29%) HTTP
10 3 (1.29%) NAS
10 3 (1.29%) VPN
11 2 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.43%) DB2
6 4 (1.72%) MySQL
6 4 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) DataStage
8 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (8.58%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.43%) CruiseControl
3 8 (3.43%) Subversion
4 7 (3.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.58%) JIRA
6 4 (1.72%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.86%) JUnit
8 2 (0.86%) Selenium
9 1 (0.43%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.43%) GitLab
9 1 (0.43%) MSI
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (8.58%) Finance
2 10 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.29%) Legal
3 3 (1.29%) Retail
4 2 (0.86%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) German Language
4 2 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Back Office
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (15.02%) Developer
2 34 (14.59%) Support Engineer
3 29 (12.45%) Analyst
4 23 (9.87%) .NET Developer
5 19 (8.15%) Wintel Engineer
6 16 (6.87%) Consultant
6 16 (6.87%) Software Developer
7 15 (6.44%) Network Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.15%) IT Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Service Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (3.86%) Automation Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.17%) .NET
2 39 (16.74%) Web Services
3 29 (12.45%) XML
4 25 (10.73%) .NET Framework
5 24 (10.30%) ASP.NET
6 20 (8.58%) CSS
6 20 (8.58%) HTML
7 19 (8.15%) jQuery
8 16 (6.87%) HTML5
9 14 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (5.15%) WCF
11 10 (4.29%) CSS3
12 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (3.43%) LINQ
13 6 (2.58%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.58%) Node.js
13 6 (2.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.58%) WPF
14 4 (1.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.58%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.72%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (3.86%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.00%) Replication
7 6 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.58%) NHS
7 6 (2.58%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.15%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.15%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.72%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.72%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.29%) Statistics
11 2 (0.86%) Life Science
11 2 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 135 (57.94%) Windows Server
2 62 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (22.75%) Linux
5 46 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (13.30%) Unix
7 21 (9.01%) Solaris
8 17 (7.30%) AIX
9 16 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (5.15%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.00%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.58%) Android
12 6 (2.58%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.58%) Windows Phone
13 5 (2.15%) CentOS
14 4 (1.72%) zOS
15 3 (1.29%) HPUX
16 2 (0.86%) Debian
16 2 (0.86%) OS/390
16 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.48%) ITIL
2 30 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.88%) Project Management
2 30 (12.88%) Service Delivery
3 25 (10.73%) Problem Management
4 20 (8.58%) MVC
5 19 (8.15%) OO
5 19 (8.15%) Software Engineering
6 18 (7.73%) CRM
7 17 (7.30%) Change Management
8 15 (6.44%) Incident Management
8 15 (6.44%) Migration
9 14 (6.01%) Service Management
10 13 (5.58%) Case Management
10 13 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 12 (5.15%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.15%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.15%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (30.90%) SQL
2 29 (12.45%) PowerShell
3 27 (11.59%) C#
4 24 (10.30%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.44%) Java
6 14 (6.01%) Perl
6 14 (6.01%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.29%) VB
8 8 (3.43%) RPG
8 8 (3.43%) RPG IV
9 6 (2.58%) C++
10 4 (1.72%) Progress 4GL
10 4 (1.72%) RPG III
10 4 (1.72%) VBScript
11 3 (1.29%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.29%) Korn
11 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.45%) MCSE
3 26 (11.16%) CCNA
3 26 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.44%) Degree
5 14 (6.01%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.86%) CCNP
7 9 (3.86%) MCP
7 9 (3.86%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.58%) MCSA
9 3 (1.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CCENT
10 1 (0.43%) CCSE
10 1 (0.43%) CISA
10 1 (0.43%) CISSP
10 1 (0.43%) CITP
10 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO27002
System Software
1 83 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.43%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.43%) vSphere
4 8 (3.43%) XenApp
5 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (1.72%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.72%) Xen
6 3 (1.29%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.29%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.86%) Docker
7 2 (0.86%) Firmware
7 2 (0.86%) LXC
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (10.73%) SCOM
2 16 (6.87%) SCCM
3 10 (4.29%) Nagios
4 9 (3.86%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (2.15%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (2.15%) WSUS
7 4 (1.72%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.72%) Ansible
7 4 (1.72%) MOM
7 4 (1.72%) OpenNMS
7 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.72%) Puppet
7 4 (1.72%) Unicenter
7 4 (1.72%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.72%) Zenoss
8 3 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 131 (56.22%) Microsoft
2 55 (23.61%) VMware
3 33 (14.16%) Cisco
4 23 (9.87%) Citrix
4 23 (9.87%) HP
5 20 (8.58%) IBM
6 15 (6.44%) Red Hat
7 13 (5.58%) SolarWinds
8 12 (5.15%) EMC
8 12 (5.15%) Pega
9 11 (4.72%) MobileIron
10 9 (3.86%) Google
10 9 (3.86%) Oracle
11 8 (3.43%) CA
11 8 (3.43%) Juniper
12 7 (3.00%) Veeam
13 6 (2.58%) Dell
13 6 (2.58%) Twitter
14 5 (2.15%) Apple
15 4 (1.72%) Rackspace
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum £3,500 Car Allowance
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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