The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 600 711 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.37% 14.79% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.72% 60.51% 58.56%
Number of salaries quoted 507 600 601
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
803 1175 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.57% 24.45% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 678 960 978
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,154 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Leeds +3 401 £37,500 +7.14% 55
Bradford +8 101 £36,000 -5.26% 10
Wakefield +2 45 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Halifax -1 30 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Castleford -1 4 £22,250 -1.11%
Huddersfield -8 4 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Ossett - 4 £25,000 -
Pontefract +2 3 £28,000 +12.00%
Mirfield - 3 £26,000 -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 559 (46.05%) Windows Server
2 553 (45.55%) Microsoft
3 508 (41.85%) Active Directory
4 464 (38.22%) VMware
5 351 (28.91%) SQL Server
6 327 (26.94%) ITIL
7 316 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 303 (24.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 287 (23.64%) SQL
10 262 (21.58%) Linux
11 242 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 241 (19.85%) MS Excel
13 240 (19.77%) MS Exchange
14 232 (19.11%) Citrix
15 208 (17.13%) SAN
16 193 (15.90%) Finance
17 187 (15.40%) Windows Server 2003
18 183 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 182 (14.99%) MS Office
20 178 (14.66%) .NET
21 170 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
22 165 (13.59%) Cisco
23 158 (13.01%) Windows 7
24 157 (12.93%) Unix
25 153 (12.60%) HP
26 152 (12.52%) DNS
27 147 (12.11%) Firewall
28 141 (11.61%) IIS
28 141 (11.61%) Oracle
29 135 (11.12%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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
1 240 (19.77%) MS Exchange
2 141 (11.61%) IIS
3 113 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (5.11%) SharePoint
5 40 (3.29%) Skype for Business
6 37 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 36 (2.97%) CloudStack
8 27 (2.22%) JBoss
8 27 (2.22%) OpenStack
9 25 (2.06%) Tomcat
9 25 (2.06%) WebLogic
10 20 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.40%) Apache
11 17 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (1.24%) CMS
12 15 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 12 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
15 8 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 241 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 182 (14.99%) MS Office
3 31 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.33%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.16%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.16%) Line 500
5 2 (0.16%) Magento
5 2 (0.16%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.16%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.16%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (9.06%) Office 365
2 79 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.25%) IaaS
8 2 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.16%) PaaS
8 2 (0.16%) SaaS
9 1 (0.082%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 208 (17.13%) SAN
2 152 (12.52%) DNS
3 147 (12.11%) Firewall
4 135 (11.12%) DHCP
5 104 (8.57%) LAN
6 99 (8.15%) WAN
7 91 (7.50%) VPN
8 88 (7.25%) TCP/IP
9 64 (5.27%) Internet
10 47 (3.87%) Wireless
11 43 (3.54%) NAS
12 39 (3.21%) VoIP
13 26 (2.14%) IP Telephony
14 25 (2.06%) Network Security
14 25 (2.06%) Wireless Security
15 19 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.07%) Skype
17 12 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (0.91%) MPLS
18 11 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 83 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (4.12%) MySQL
4 47 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 44 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (2.55%) Oracle Database
8 30 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.32%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.07%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.91%) Informix
15 11 (0.91%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.82%) GIS
16 10 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (4.37%) Visual Studio
2 42 (3.46%) Jenkins
3 39 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 29 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.73%) JIRA
6 16 (1.32%) Subversion
7 15 (1.24%) NUnit
8 11 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (0.74%) Moq
9 9 (0.74%) MSTest
9 9 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (0.74%) Selenium
9 9 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.66%) JUnit
11 7 (0.58%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.49%) JMeter
12 6 (0.49%) XMLUnit
13 4 (0.33%) Maven
13 4 (0.33%) Travis CI
13 4 (0.33%) WebSpeed
General
1 193 (15.90%) Finance
2 55 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 43 (3.54%) Retail
4 38 (3.13%) Publishing
5 34 (2.80%) Legal
6 26 (2.14%) Back Office
7 20 (1.65%) Electronics
7 20 (1.65%) Games
7 20 (1.65%) Law
8 19 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.91%) Marketing
11 8 (0.66%) Banking
11 8 (0.66%) Local Government
12 5 (0.41%) Billing
13 2 (0.16%) Advertising
13 2 (0.16%) Automotive
13 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.16%) Military
14 1 (0.082%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 295 (24.30%) Analyst
2 159 (13.10%) Developer
3 145 (11.94%) Support Analyst
4 130 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 117 (9.64%) IT Support
6 95 (7.83%) IT Analyst
7 91 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 88 (7.25%) Service Analyst
9 82 (6.75%) .NET Developer
10 80 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
11 71 (5.85%) Consultant
11 71 (5.85%) IT Support Analyst
12 70 (5.77%) C# Developer
13 68 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
13 68 (5.60%) Applications Support
14 67 (5.52%) IT Engineer
15 55 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
16 54 (4.45%) Software Developer
17 51 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
18 50 (4.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (14.66%) .NET
2 115 (9.47%) Web Services
3 99 (8.15%) HTML
4 88 (7.25%) ASP.NET
5 67 (5.52%) .NET Framework
5 67 (5.52%) WCF
6 55 (4.53%) XML
7 47 (3.87%) jQuery
8 46 (3.79%) WinForms
9 40 (3.29%) SOAP
10 35 (2.88%) WPF
11 33 (2.72%) REST
12 32 (2.64%) CSS
13 29 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (1.40%) AngularJS
14 17 (1.40%) JSON
14 17 (1.40%) Node.js
15 16 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 16 (1.32%) HTML5
16 15 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 59 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 52 (4.28%) Clustering
5 48 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 40 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.72%) Blackberry
8 31 (2.55%) Mathematics
9 25 (2.06%) CESG
10 22 (1.81%) User Experience
11 19 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.48%) Driving Licence
13 17 (1.40%) iPad
14 14 (1.15%) Replication
15 11 (0.91%) AS400
16 10 (0.82%) iPhone
16 10 (0.82%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.82%) Private Cloud
16 10 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
17 9 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 559 (46.05%) Windows Server
2 303 (24.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 262 (21.58%) Linux
4 242 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 187 (15.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 158 (13.01%) Windows 7
7 157 (12.93%) Unix
8 76 (6.26%) Windows XP
9 67 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 57 (4.70%) Android
11 56 (4.61%) Windows 8
12 49 (4.04%) Apple iOS
13 42 (3.46%) Windows 10
14 31 (2.55%) Windows Phone
15 17 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
16 16 (1.32%) Solaris
17 11 (0.91%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.66%) CentOS
18 8 (0.66%) SUSE
18 8 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (26.94%) ITIL
2 170 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (6.43%) Software Engineering
5 72 (5.93%) Time Management
6 70 (5.77%) DevOps
7 68 (5.60%) MVC
8 65 (5.35%) Service Delivery
9 63 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 59 (4.86%) Service Management
11 58 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 57 (4.70%) Information Security
13 56 (4.61%) Project Management
13 56 (4.61%) Scrum
14 51 (4.20%) SDLC
15 49 (4.04%) High Availability
16 47 (3.87%) CRM
17 46 (3.79%) Configuration Management
18 45 (3.71%) Incident Management
19 44 (3.62%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (23.64%) SQL
2 123 (10.13%) C#
3 96 (7.91%) Python
4 91 (7.50%) Java
5 83 (6.84%) PowerShell
6 79 (6.51%) Ruby
7 68 (5.60%) Bash Shell
8 57 (4.70%) T-SQL
9 52 (4.28%) JavaScript
10 49 (4.04%) Perl
11 40 (3.29%) PHP
12 35 (2.88%) C++
12 35 (2.88%) VB
13 33 (2.72%) C
14 27 (2.22%) Shell Script
15 26 (2.14%) VB.NET
16 12 (0.99%) VBA
17 7 (0.58%) VB6
18 4 (0.33%) OpenEdge ABL
18 4 (0.33%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 183 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (8.81%) Degree
3 105 (8.65%) MCSE
4 62 (5.11%) MCSA
5 50 (4.12%) MCP
6 44 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
7 40 (3.29%) Security Cleared
8 37 (3.05%) MCITP
9 32 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (2.47%) SC Cleared
11 27 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
12 25 (2.06%) CREST Certified
13 20 (1.65%) CCNA
14 19 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (1.40%) CCNP
16 11 (0.91%) CCA
16 11 (0.91%) MCDST
17 10 (0.82%) ISEB
18 9 (0.74%) APMP
18 9 (0.74%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.47%) SLA
2 16 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.15%) COBIT
5 8 (0.66%) QA
6 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.41%) ISO19770
6 5 (0.41%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.25%) DICOM
7 3 (0.25%) HL7
7 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.082%) ISO27002
System Software
1 508 (41.85%) Active Directory
2 316 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 82 (6.75%) vSphere
5 75 (6.18%) XenApp
6 47 (3.87%) XenDesktop
7 33 (2.72%) Xen
7 33 (2.72%) XenServer
8 22 (1.81%) Terminal Services
9 19 (1.57%) Docker
9 19 (1.57%) Terminal Server
10 18 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.91%) VMware ESX
13 10 (0.82%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.49%) KVM
14 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 131 (10.79%) SCCM
2 81 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (6.26%) Puppet
3 76 (6.26%) SCOM
4 37 (3.05%) Salt
5 27 (2.22%) Tivoli
6 26 (2.14%) WSUS
7 25 (2.06%) Cobbler
8 22 (1.81%) Backup Exec
8 22 (1.81%) Nagios
9 20 (1.65%) Ansible
9 20 (1.65%) NetBackup
10 19 (1.57%) Opsview
11 15 (1.24%) Cacti
11 15 (1.24%) Graphite
11 15 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
12 14 (1.15%) CFEngine
12 14 (1.15%) Rundeck
13 13 (1.07%) Grafana
13 13 (1.07%) OpenView
Vendors
1 553 (45.55%) Microsoft
2 464 (38.22%) VMware
3 232 (19.11%) Citrix
4 165 (13.59%) Cisco
5 153 (12.60%) HP
6 141 (11.61%) Oracle
7 86 (7.08%) Red Hat
8 65 (5.35%) NetApp
9 41 (3.38%) F5
10 35 (2.88%) Symantec
11 34 (2.80%) Avaya
12 29 (2.39%) 3PAR
12 29 (2.39%) Splunk
13 25 (2.06%) EnterpriseDB
14 24 (1.98%) SolarWinds
15 22 (1.81%) Dell
16 20 (1.65%) ArcSight
16 20 (1.65%) Google
17 19 (1.57%) IBM
18 18 (1.48%) Hitachi
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Great Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago