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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 538 639 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.92% 14.23% 15.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.72% 59.00% 59.25%
Number of salaries quoted 468 547 652
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
720 1083 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.97% 24.11% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 607 919 1067
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +2 389 £37,000 -1.33% 45
Bradford +4 69 £33,000 -10.81% 4
Wakefield -5 20 £42,500 +70.00% 4
Huddersfield +13 14 £29,250 +17.00% 2
Halifax -17 12 £50,000 +12.35% 4
Wetherby +5 6 £32,500 +62.50% 4
Elland - 3 £37,500 -
Brighouse - 2 £35,000 -
Castleford - 2 £25,500 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £26,500 -
Keighley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 556 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 546 (47.98%) Windows Server
3 516 (45.34%) Active Directory
4 483 (42.44%) VMware
5 347 (30.49%) ITIL
6 329 (28.91%) SQL Server
7 322 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 314 (27.59%) SQL
9 273 (23.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 261 (22.93%) Linux
11 243 (21.35%) MS Exchange
12 238 (20.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 223 (19.60%) MS Excel
14 206 (18.10%) Cisco
15 197 (17.31%) Citrix
16 191 (16.78%) Finance
17 181 (15.91%) SAN
18 175 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
19 174 (15.29%) .NET
20 165 (14.50%) Windows 7
21 160 (14.06%) Firewall
22 156 (13.71%) Unix
23 151 (13.27%) C#
24 149 (13.09%) Hyper-V
25 147 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
26 144 (12.65%) LAN
27 142 (12.48%) WAN
28 141 (12.39%) Office 365
29 139 (12.21%) MS Office
30 128 (11.25%) IIS

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
1 243 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 128 (11.25%) IIS
3 89 (7.82%) SharePoint
4 85 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 39 (3.43%) WebLogic
7 37 (3.25%) JBoss
8 34 (2.99%) OpenStack
9 32 (2.81%) CloudStack
10 23 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (1.58%) Skype for Business
12 16 (1.41%) CMS
13 14 (1.23%) Tomcat
14 12 (1.05%) Apache
14 12 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 223 (19.60%) MS Excel
2 139 (12.21%) MS Office
3 18 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.088%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 141 (12.39%) Office 365
2 79 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (0.97%) SaaS
6 8 (0.70%) Mimecast
7 7 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.62%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
8 5 (0.44%) IaaS
9 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (15.91%) SAN
2 160 (14.06%) Firewall
3 144 (12.65%) LAN
4 142 (12.48%) WAN
5 125 (10.98%) DNS
6 103 (9.05%) DHCP
7 81 (7.12%) VPN
8 69 (6.06%) TCP/IP
9 56 (4.92%) Wireless
10 42 (3.69%) Internet
11 38 (3.34%) VoIP
12 34 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
13 31 (2.72%) NAS
14 28 (2.46%) MPLS
14 28 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
15 26 (2.28%) VLAN
16 24 (2.11%) Wireless Security
17 19 (1.67%) Network Security
18 13 (1.14%) IP Telephony
19 11 (0.97%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (3.34%) MySQL
4 38 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (2.28%) Oracle Database
6 20 (1.76%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.44%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.44%) QlikView
13 4 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 50 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 44 (3.87%) Jenkins
3 29 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.58%) JMeter
5 13 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.14%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.97%) Selenium
7 9 (0.79%) Subversion
8 7 (0.62%) JUnit
8 7 (0.62%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.26%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.26%) JIRA
9 3 (0.26%) MSTest
10 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.18%) RIATest
10 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.088%) Calabash
11 1 (0.088%) GoCD
11 1 (0.088%) Vagrant
General
1 191 (16.78%) Finance
2 42 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.55%) Legal
4 27 (2.37%) Publishing
5 22 (1.93%) Games
6 20 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.32%) Marketing
8 11 (0.97%) Law
9 9 (0.79%) Back Office
10 7 (0.62%) Advertising
11 6 (0.53%) Retail
12 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.26%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Banking
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
14 2 (0.18%) German Language
14 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.18%) Military
14 2 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 240 (21.09%) Analyst
2 149 (13.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 126 (11.07%) Developer
4 124 (10.90%) Support Analyst
5 117 (10.28%) Support Engineer
6 106 (9.31%) Windows Engineer
7 99 (8.70%) IT Support
8 80 (7.03%) IT Analyst
9 78 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 72 (6.33%) Service Analyst
10 72 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 70 (6.15%) C# Developer
11 70 (6.15%) IT Engineer
12 68 (5.98%) .NET Developer
13 66 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 63 (5.54%) IT Support Analyst
15 61 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
16 60 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
17 52 (4.57%) Software Developer
18 51 (4.48%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (15.29%) .NET
2 102 (8.96%) HTML
3 96 (8.44%) ASP.NET
4 69 (6.06%) Web Services
5 51 (4.48%) jQuery
6 42 (3.69%) WCF
7 40 (3.51%) CSS
8 39 (3.43%) .NET Framework
9 36 (3.16%) WinForms
10 35 (3.08%) SOAP
11 32 (2.81%) XML
12 26 (2.28%) AngularJS
13 25 (2.20%) WPF
14 21 (1.85%) Node.js
15 20 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (1.32%) HTML5
17 10 (0.88%) JSON
18 9 (0.79%) Middleware
18 9 (0.79%) React
18 9 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 56 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (4.75%) Clustering
4 48 (4.22%) Management Information System
5 32 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.64%) CESG
7 21 (1.85%) Blackberry
8 19 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.41%) IBM XIV
11 15 (1.32%) Replication
12 14 (1.23%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.14%) EMC VNX
13 13 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.14%) Health Informatics
13 13 (1.14%) Informatics
14 11 (0.97%) iPad
15 10 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 546 (47.98%) Windows Server
2 273 (23.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 261 (22.93%) Linux
4 238 (20.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 165 (14.50%) Windows 7
6 156 (13.71%) Unix
7 116 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (4.22%) Windows 10
10 43 (3.78%) Windows 8
11 29 (2.55%) Windows XP
12 16 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 15 (1.32%) Android
14 14 (1.23%) Windows Phone
15 12 (1.05%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.97%) HPUX
17 9 (0.79%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.62%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.62%) VMS
19 6 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (30.49%) ITIL
2 147 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (11.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 72 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (6.24%) MVC
6 64 (5.62%) ITIL V3
7 60 (5.27%) DevOps
8 57 (5.01%) Service Management
9 55 (4.83%) Information Security
10 53 (4.66%) Time Management
11 51 (4.48%) High Availability
11 51 (4.48%) Mentoring
11 51 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
12 50 (4.39%) Project Management
13 49 (4.31%) SDLC
14 48 (4.22%) Change Management
14 48 (4.22%) Problem Management
15 46 (4.04%) Scrum
16 45 (3.95%) Software Engineering
17 38 (3.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 314 (27.59%) SQL
2 151 (13.27%) C#
3 106 (9.31%) PowerShell
4 100 (8.79%) Java
5 94 (8.26%) Ruby
6 90 (7.91%) Python
7 68 (5.98%) JavaScript
8 59 (5.18%) T-SQL
9 51 (4.48%) Perl
10 44 (3.87%) PHP
11 43 (3.78%) C
12 40 (3.51%) Bash Shell
13 39 (3.43%) C++
14 36 (3.16%) VB.NET
15 34 (2.99%) Shell Script
16 23 (2.02%) VB
17 9 (0.79%) VB6
18 5 (0.44%) VBA
19 3 (0.26%) VBScript
20 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (8.79%) Degree
3 86 (7.56%) MCSE
4 69 (6.06%) MCSA
5 47 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
7 39 (3.43%) CCNA
8 38 (3.34%) MCITP
8 38 (3.34%) Security Cleared
9 37 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 34 (2.99%) CREST Certified
11 32 (2.81%) SC Cleared
12 26 (2.28%) MCP
13 23 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (1.76%) CCA
15 18 (1.58%) CCNP
16 16 (1.41%) CHECK Team Member
17 14 (1.23%) CCIE
17 14 (1.23%) Tigerscheme
18 13 (1.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (8.52%) SLA
2 30 (2.64%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.23%) DICOM
4 14 (1.23%) HL7
5 9 (0.79%) ISO19770
5 9 (0.79%) ISO22301
5 9 (0.79%) QA
6 7 (0.62%) COBIT
7 6 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 516 (45.34%) Active Directory
2 322 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 149 (13.09%) Hyper-V
4 82 (7.21%) vSphere
5 76 (6.68%) XenApp
6 54 (4.75%) XenDesktop
7 41 (3.60%) XenServer
8 39 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
9 36 (3.16%) Xen
10 23 (2.02%) Terminal Services
11 22 (1.93%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 10 (0.88%) OpenSIPS
14 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.79%) Terminal Server
15 8 (0.70%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.44%) Docker
16 5 (0.44%) GlusterFS
16 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 111 (9.75%) SCCM
1 111 (9.75%) SCOM
2 67 (5.89%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (5.62%) Puppet
4 23 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
4 23 (2.02%) WSUS
5 22 (1.93%) NetBackup
6 21 (1.85%) Tivoli
7 20 (1.76%) Cobbler
8 19 (1.67%) OpenView
9 18 (1.58%) Ansible
9 18 (1.58%) Salt
10 14 (1.23%) CFEngine
10 14 (1.23%) Rundeck
11 12 (1.05%) EMC VPLEX
11 12 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
12 11 (0.97%) vMotion
13 10 (0.88%) Nagios
14 9 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 556 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 483 (42.44%) VMware
3 206 (18.10%) Cisco
4 197 (17.31%) Citrix
5 124 (10.90%) Oracle
6 111 (9.75%) HP
7 88 (7.73%) NetApp
8 67 (5.89%) Red Hat
9 48 (4.22%) F5
10 45 (3.95%) Avaya
11 38 (3.34%) EMC
12 32 (2.81%) EnterpriseDB
13 28 (2.46%) Splunk
14 25 (2.20%) Symantec
15 21 (1.85%) Riverbed
16 20 (1.76%) Hitachi
17 19 (1.67%) IBM
18 18 (1.58%) CommVault
19 16 (1.41%) Brocade
20 15 (1.32%) Google
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