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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 135 114 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.44% 14.82% 11.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.53% 65.90% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 124 103 85
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
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
197 173 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.00% 22.50% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 179 151 203
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +2 113 £35,000 +27.27% 25
Durham +5 15 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Northumberland - 1 £20,500 -
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 127 (56.44%) Windows Server
2 120 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 96 (42.67%) ITIL
4 84 (37.33%) SQL
4 84 (37.33%) Active Directory
5 71 (31.56%) SQL Server
6 64 (28.44%) VMware
7 55 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (22.22%) .NET
9 47 (20.89%) Linux
9 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
9 47 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (17.33%) IIS
11 38 (16.89%) Web Services
12 36 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (15.11%) Project Management
13 34 (15.11%) MS Exchange
13 34 (15.11%) TCP/IP
14 33 (14.67%) Cisco
15 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (13.33%) XML
17 29 (12.89%) ASP.NET
17 29 (12.89%) Unix
17 29 (12.89%) DNS
18 28 (12.44%) .NET Framework
19 27 (12.00%) PowerShell
20 26 (11.56%) DHCP
20 26 (11.56%) CCNA
20 26 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification

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 39 (17.33%) IIS
2 34 (15.11%) MS Exchange
3 25 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 17 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (7.11%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (7.11%) SharePoint
6 14 (6.22%) OpenStack
7 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.33%) Apache
9 3 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.89%) CMS
10 2 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.44%) Confluence
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Maximo
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (10.22%) Office 365
2 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.56%) DigitalOcean
3 8 (3.56%) Linode
4 5 (2.22%) GitHub
4 5 (2.22%) SaaS
5 4 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.78%) IaaS
6 3 (1.33%) Force.com
6 3 (1.33%) PaaS
7 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.11%) TCP/IP
2 29 (12.89%) DNS
3 26 (11.56%) DHCP
4 21 (9.33%) Skype
5 19 (8.44%) Firewall
6 14 (6.22%) VoIP
7 9 (4.00%) VLAN
7 9 (4.00%) WAN
8 7 (3.11%) SAN
9 6 (2.67%) Wireless
10 5 (2.22%) BGP
10 5 (2.22%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.22%) LAN
10 5 (2.22%) NAS
10 5 (2.22%) Network Security
10 5 (2.22%) OSPF
11 4 (1.78%) Internet
11 4 (1.78%) VPN
12 3 (1.33%) HTTP
13 2 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (31.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.22%) MySQL
7 11 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (4.44%) DB2
9 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.33%) DataStage
10 3 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.89%) SSDT
12 1 (0.44%) DTS
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (6.22%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.89%) Vagrant
4 9 (4.00%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.22%) GitLab
5 5 (2.22%) Subversion
6 2 (0.89%) JIRA
6 2 (0.89%) MSI
7 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (11.11%) Finance
2 16 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.22%) Marketing
4 4 (1.78%) French Language
5 2 (0.89%) Advertising
5 2 (0.89%) German Language
5 2 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (16.89%) Developer
2 35 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 31 (13.78%) Analyst
4 25 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.78%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (6.67%) Consultant
8 14 (6.22%) Network Engineer
8 14 (6.22%) Service Analyst
8 14 (6.22%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.78%) IT Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) Technical Support
10 12 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.33%) Operations Manager
11 10 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.00%) IT Consultant
12 9 (4.00%) IT Support
12 9 (4.00%) Service Desk Support
12 9 (4.00%) Systems Manager
12 9 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.22%) .NET
2 38 (16.89%) Web Services
3 30 (13.33%) XML
4 29 (12.89%) ASP.NET
5 28 (12.44%) .NET Framework
6 22 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (9.33%) HTML
8 20 (8.89%) CSS
9 18 (8.00%) jQuery
10 14 (6.22%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (5.78%) HTML5
12 11 (4.89%) CSS3
12 11 (4.89%) WCF
13 10 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.44%) LINQ
14 7 (3.11%) CSLA
14 7 (3.11%) WinForms
15 6 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
16 5 (2.22%) WPF
17 3 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.78%) Public Cloud
2 12 (5.33%) Replication
3 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.89%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.22%) Clustering
7 5 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.33%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.89%) iPhone
10 2 (0.89%) Social Network
10 2 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (56.44%) Windows Server
2 55 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (20.89%) Linux
3 47 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (12.89%) Unix
6 24 (10.67%) Windows 7
7 15 (6.67%) AIX
8 14 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (5.78%) Solaris
10 12 (5.33%) CentOS
10 12 (5.33%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.22%) Android
12 4 (1.78%) zOS
13 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.33%) HPUX
13 3 (1.33%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.67%) ITIL
2 34 (15.11%) Project Management
3 26 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.67%) MVC
5 23 (10.22%) CRM
6 21 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (8.89%) Service Management
8 19 (8.44%) Business Analysis
8 19 (8.44%) OO
9 18 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 18 (8.00%) Incident Management
10 17 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.56%) Scrum
11 16 (7.11%) Problem Management
12 15 (6.67%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.22%) Change Management
14 12 (5.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 11 (4.89%) Migration
16 10 (4.44%) TDD
16 10 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (37.33%) SQL
2 27 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 25 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.78%) C#
5 15 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.22%) Java
6 14 (6.22%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.78%) Perl
8 10 (4.44%) RPG
8 10 (4.44%) RPG IV
9 9 (4.00%) VB
10 8 (3.56%) Progress 4GL
10 8 (3.56%) Ruby
11 6 (2.67%) RPG III
12 5 (2.22%) Python
12 5 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.33%) Jython
13 3 (1.33%) Korn
13 3 (1.33%) PHP
13 3 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.56%) CCNA
1 26 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.33%) MCSE
3 16 (7.11%) Degree
4 12 (5.33%) MCP
4 12 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (4.89%) CCNP
6 7 (3.11%) MCSA
7 6 (2.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.33%) MCITP
9 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.89%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) CCSA
10 1 (0.44%) CCSE
10 1 (0.44%) CITP
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.56%) SLA
2 4 (1.78%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO27002
System Software
1 84 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.89%) VirtualBox
4 11 (4.89%) Xen
5 7 (3.11%) vSphere
5 7 (3.11%) XenApp
6 5 (2.22%) ProxySG
6 5 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.22%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (9.33%) SCCM
2 17 (7.56%) SCOM
3 16 (7.11%) Nagios
4 11 (4.89%) Ansible
4 11 (4.89%) OpenNMS
4 11 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.89%) Puppet
4 11 (4.89%) ZABBIX
4 11 (4.89%) Zenoss
5 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (3.11%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.33%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.33%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (1.33%) MOM
7 3 (1.33%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 120 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 64 (28.44%) VMware
3 33 (14.67%) Cisco
4 21 (9.33%) Citrix
5 16 (7.11%) IBM
6 13 (5.78%) Google
6 13 (5.78%) HP
7 11 (4.89%) Rackspace
7 11 (4.89%) SaltStack
8 9 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.56%) MobileIron
10 7 (3.11%) CA
10 7 (3.11%) Juniper
11 6 (2.67%) Apple
11 6 (2.67%) F5
11 6 (2.67%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.22%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.22%) Nortel
12 5 (2.22%) Sophos
12 5 (2.22%) Veeam
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Carbon Labs
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Experience and expertise dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days holiday + generous pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35409.00 - £39842.00 per annum + Benefit&bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita plc
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40 - £55K dep on Exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bond Dickinson
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bond Dickinson
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year + Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago