The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 33 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 15.79% 23.74% 24.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 73.33% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 57
Median salary £42,500 £24,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £19,025 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,300 £32,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 45 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.44% 32.37% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 77
Median salary £42,500 £26,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Windows
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Wakefield region.

Windows Salary Trend in Wakefield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 29 (70.73%) VMware
2 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
3 27 (65.85%) ITIL
4 22 (53.66%) Cisco
4 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
6 20 (48.78%) SCCM
6 20 (48.78%) SAN
6 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
7 19 (46.34%) SLA
8 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
8 18 (43.90%) HP
9 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (36.59%) SCOM
11 14 (34.15%) vMotion
11 14 (34.15%) vSphere
11 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
12 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
12 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
12 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (26.83%) LAN
13 11 (26.83%) WAN
14 10 (24.39%) DNS
14 10 (24.39%) Change Control
15 9 (21.95%) DHCP
15 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (19.51%) Citrix
16 8 (19.51%) HP Storage
17 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (17.07%) Symantec

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) SAN
2 11 (26.83%) LAN
2 11 (26.83%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) DNS
4 9 (21.95%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) Skype
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (19.51%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Technical Leader
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) SCCM Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) HP Storage
3 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
2 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.07%) Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Change Control
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (14.63%) Release Management
4 6 (14.63%) Server Building
4 6 (14.63%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) BCP
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.88%) Process Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
2 14 (34.15%) vSphere
3 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) SCCM
2 15 (36.59%) SCOM
3 14 (34.15%) vMotion
4 5 (12.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) VMware
2 22 (53.66%) Cisco
3 18 (43.90%) HP
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) Citrix
6 7 (17.07%) NetApp
6 7 (17.07%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) Cloudera
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.44%) Mitel
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) Veritas
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