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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 46 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.09% 27.97% 17.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.20% 67.35% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 18
Median salary £24,250 £27,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £34,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Windows
West Yorkshire

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
51 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 36.69% 41.53% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 25
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 31 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 60 (72.29%) Active Directory
2 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
3 38 (45.78%) VMware
4 37 (44.58%) Windows Server
5 33 (39.76%) ITIL
6 31 (37.35%) MS Exchange
7 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (28.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (27.71%) DNS
10 22 (26.51%) Citrix
10 22 (26.51%) HP
11 21 (25.30%) DHCP
11 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (22.89%) MCP
13 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
13 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (21.69%) SCCM
14 17 (20.48%) MCSE
15 16 (19.28%) MS Office
16 15 (18.07%) SAN
16 15 (18.07%) SCOM
17 13 (15.66%) Cisco
17 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
18 12 (14.46%) Windows XP
19 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
19 11 (13.25%) ITIL Certification
19 11 (13.25%) NetApp
19 11 (13.25%) XenApp

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 31 (37.35%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.23%) IIS
5 5 (6.02%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.20%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) DNS
2 21 (25.30%) DHCP
3 15 (18.07%) SAN
4 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.05%) LAN
6 8 (9.64%) Internet
6 8 (9.64%) Intranet
7 6 (7.23%) WAN
8 5 (6.02%) Firewall
8 5 (6.02%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.82%) VoIP
10 2 (2.41%) Broadband
10 2 (2.41%) VLAN
10 2 (2.41%) VPN
10 2 (2.41%) Wireless
11 1 (1.20%) ADSL
11 1 (1.20%) HTTP
11 1 (1.20%) NAS
11 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) Firebird
General
1 10 (12.05%) Publishing
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Service Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (20.48%) Support Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (16.87%) Support Engineer
4 14 (16.87%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.84%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (8.43%) Support Technician
8 6 (7.23%) Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (7.23%) Support Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.20%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.20%) HTML5
3 1 (1.20%) jQuery
3 1 (1.20%) JSON
3 1 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.20%) LAMP
3 1 (1.20%) Symfony
3 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.23%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.02%) Clustering
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.20%) BYOD
6 1 (1.20%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Windows Server
2 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.46%) Windows XP
5 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.43%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.61%) Linux
8 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.20%) CentOS
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) ITIL
2 24 (28.92%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (13.25%) Change Control
4 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.84%) High Availability
6 8 (9.64%) Service Management
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.82%) CAFM
9 4 (4.82%) EAM
9 4 (4.82%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.61%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.61%) Migration
11 2 (2.41%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.41%) Process Management
11 2 (2.41%) Project Management
11 2 (2.41%) Release Management
11 2 (2.41%) SDLC
11 2 (2.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) C#
3 1 (1.20%) PHP
3 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (22.89%) MCP
3 17 (20.48%) MCSE
4 11 (13.25%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (9.64%) MCSA
6 7 (8.43%) MCDST
7 2 (2.41%) CCA
7 2 (2.41%) CCEE
7 2 (2.41%) CCNP
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (72.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) XenApp
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.41%) Xen
7 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (21.69%) SCCM
2 15 (18.07%) SCOM
3 9 (10.84%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
2 38 (45.78%) VMware
3 22 (26.51%) Citrix
3 22 (26.51%) HP
4 13 (15.66%) Cisco
5 11 (13.25%) NetApp
6 8 (9.64%) Hitachi
7 7 (8.43%) Remedy
8 5 (6.02%) Dell
8 5 (6.02%) Lotus
9 4 (4.82%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.61%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Veeam
11 2 (2.41%) Draytek
11 2 (2.41%) Meraki
11 2 (2.41%) Sophos
12 1 (1.20%) Planview
12 1 (1.20%) Symantec
12 1 (1.20%) Zend
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