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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 10 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.38% 25.21% 23.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.09% 65.22% 64.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 49
Median salary £42,500 £26,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
22 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.95% 38.66% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 67
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £19,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £36,000 £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 23 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (65.96%) ITIL
2 29 (61.70%) VMware
3 26 (55.32%) Data Centre
4 25 (53.19%) Windows Server
5 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (46.81%) MS Exchange
6 22 (46.81%) Cisco
6 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
7 20 (42.55%) SCCM
8 19 (40.43%) HP
8 19 (40.43%) SLA
8 19 (40.43%) SAN
9 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
10 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (34.04%) SCOM
12 14 (29.79%) Change Control
13 13 (27.66%) vSphere
13 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (27.66%) VMware ESX
13 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
13 13 (27.66%) vMotion
14 11 (23.40%) LAN
14 11 (23.40%) WAN
15 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (21.28%) DHCP
15 10 (21.28%) DNS
16 9 (19.15%) Symantec
17 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (17.02%) NetApp
17 8 (17.02%) Citrix

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 22 (46.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) SAN
2 11 (23.40%) LAN
2 11 (23.40%) WAN
3 10 (21.28%) DHCP
3 10 (21.28%) DNS
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) Wireless
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) Skype
5 1 (2.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Leader
6 5 (10.64%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) SCCM Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 3 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) HP Storage
3 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.51%) Clustering
6 3 (6.38%) Biometrics
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows Server
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Unix
7 2 (4.26%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Change Control
3 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (17.02%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) Release Management
5 7 (14.89%) Data Centre Operations
5 7 (14.89%) Server Virtualisation
5 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
6 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Server Building
7 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) High Availability
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Process Management
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) CCNA
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.64%) MCSE
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) CCIE
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware ESX
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) vSphere
3 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) Terminal Server
4 3 (6.38%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
4 3 (6.38%) XenServer
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) SCCM
2 16 (34.04%) SCOM
3 13 (27.66%) vMotion
4 7 (14.89%) NetBackup
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) Cisco
3 19 (40.43%) HP
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (19.15%) Symantec
6 8 (17.02%) Citrix
6 8 (17.02%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
7 3 (6.38%) EMC
7 3 (6.38%) Mitel
8 2 (4.26%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.13%) Progress
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) Veritas
9 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £21,400 per annum plus shift allowance of £3600 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago