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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 574 631 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.69% 13.33% 14.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.13% 56.74% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 509 533 539
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
754 1112 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.30% 23.50% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 654 888 904
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 404 £37,500 +7.14% 49
Bradford +8 85 £36,000 +1.40% 11
Wakefield -5 39 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Halifax +4 32 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Castleford -1 4 £22,250 -1.11%
Huddersfield +2 1 £30,000 -12.72% 2
Mirfield - 1 £27,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £28,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 - 2
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 567 (46.94%) Windows Server
2 558 (46.19%) Microsoft
3 533 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 483 (39.98%) VMware
5 348 (28.81%) SQL Server
6 344 (28.48%) ITIL
7 334 (27.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 310 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 294 (24.34%) SQL
10 251 (20.78%) MS Exchange
11 247 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 245 (20.28%) Linux
13 239 (19.78%) MS Excel
14 230 (19.04%) Citrix
15 204 (16.89%) SAN
16 201 (16.64%) Finance
17 191 (15.81%) MS Office
18 188 (15.56%) Cisco
19 182 (15.07%) .NET
20 180 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
21 175 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
21 175 (14.49%) Windows 7
22 162 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
23 156 (12.91%) DNS
23 156 (12.91%) Unix
24 152 (12.58%) Firewall
25 149 (12.33%) HP
26 139 (11.51%) DHCP
27 137 (11.34%) Oracle
28 132 (10.93%) C#

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
1 251 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 127 (10.51%) IIS
3 115 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (5.46%) SharePoint
5 38 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 33 (2.73%) Skype for Business
7 32 (2.65%) CloudStack
8 28 (2.32%) JBoss
9 27 (2.24%) OpenStack
10 25 (2.07%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.99%) Tomcat
12 23 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.32%) Apache
14 16 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (1.16%) IBM Notes
16 12 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.99%) CMS
16 12 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 239 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 191 (15.81%) MS Office
3 30 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.33%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Line 500
4 2 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.17%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.17%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 125 (10.35%) Office 365
2 76 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.57%) 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
7 6 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.33%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (0.25%) IaaS
9 3 (0.25%) SaaS
10 2 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 204 (16.89%) SAN
2 156 (12.91%) DNS
3 152 (12.58%) Firewall
4 139 (11.51%) DHCP
5 107 (8.86%) LAN
6 102 (8.44%) WAN
7 92 (7.62%) TCP/IP
8 87 (7.20%) VPN
9 56 (4.64%) Internet
10 54 (4.47%) Wireless
11 40 (3.31%) VoIP
12 32 (2.65%) NAS
13 30 (2.48%) IP Telephony
14 29 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
14 29 (2.40%) Wireless Security
15 23 (1.90%) Network Security
16 18 (1.49%) MPLS
17 13 (1.08%) Skype
17 13 (1.08%) VLAN
18 12 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 73 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (4.22%) MySQL
4 47 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 18 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (0.83%) GIS
11 10 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.66%) Informix
12 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.41%) Big Data
13 5 (0.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 56 (4.64%) Visual Studio
2 49 (4.06%) Jenkins
3 44 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.41%) JIRA
6 14 (1.16%) Subversion
7 9 (0.75%) JMeter
7 9 (0.75%) Moq
7 9 (0.75%) MSTest
7 9 (0.75%) NUnit
7 9 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (0.75%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.66%) JUnit
9 7 (0.58%) Selenium
9 7 (0.58%) Travis CI
10 4 (0.33%) Maven
10 4 (0.33%) WebSpeed
11 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.17%) Mockito
General
1 201 (16.64%) Finance
2 48 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 43 (3.56%) Publishing
4 36 (2.98%) Legal
5 27 (2.24%) Retail
6 24 (1.99%) Back Office
7 23 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.66%) Electronics
8 20 (1.66%) Games
9 17 (1.41%) Law
10 9 (0.75%) Local Government
10 9 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.41%) Marketing
12 4 (0.33%) Billing
13 2 (0.17%) Advertising
13 2 (0.17%) Automotive
13 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 298 (24.67%) Analyst
2 151 (12.50%) Developer
3 149 (12.33%) Support Analyst
4 137 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 124 (10.26%) IT Support
6 102 (8.44%) IT Analyst
7 96 (7.95%) Support Engineer
8 90 (7.45%) Service Analyst
9 85 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
10 84 (6.95%) .NET Developer
11 80 (6.62%) C# Developer
12 76 (6.29%) IT Support Analyst
13 73 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
14 67 (5.55%) Windows Engineer
15 65 (5.38%) Applications Support
16 64 (5.30%) IT Engineer
17 63 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
18 60 (4.97%) Consultant
19 59 (4.88%) Software Developer
20 53 (4.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (15.07%) .NET
2 104 (8.61%) HTML
3 98 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 93 (7.70%) Web Services
5 63 (5.22%) .NET Framework
6 58 (4.80%) WCF
7 45 (3.73%) jQuery
8 44 (3.64%) WinForms
9 41 (3.39%) XML
10 37 (3.06%) SOAP
11 35 (2.90%) WPF
12 31 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (2.40%) CSS
14 20 (1.66%) Node.js
15 19 (1.57%) AngularJS
16 16 (1.32%) REST
17 15 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 13 (1.08%) HTML5
19 12 (0.99%) Spring
20 10 (0.83%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 53 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 50 (4.14%) Clustering
4 50 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 44 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 33 (2.73%) CESG
8 26 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.74%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.41%) User Experience
11 15 (1.24%) iPad
12 14 (1.16%) Driving Licence
13 12 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.99%) iPhone
14 11 (0.91%) AS400
14 11 (0.91%) Replication
15 10 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
16 9 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
16 9 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 567 (46.94%) Windows Server
2 310 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 247 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 245 (20.28%) Linux
5 175 (14.49%) Windows 7
5 175 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 156 (12.91%) Unix
7 70 (5.79%) Windows XP
8 63 (5.22%) Windows 8
9 58 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (3.97%) Windows 10
11 45 (3.73%) Android
12 37 (3.06%) Apple iOS
13 24 (1.99%) Windows Phone
14 14 (1.16%) Solaris
15 12 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (0.91%) Windows Vista
17 10 (0.83%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.58%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (28.48%) ITIL
2 162 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (6.21%) Time Management
5 74 (6.13%) MVC
6 72 (5.96%) DevOps
7 71 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 68 (5.63%) Service Management
9 67 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 66 (5.46%) Project Management
11 65 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 60 (4.97%) Information Security
13 56 (4.64%) SDLC
14 52 (4.30%) Scrum
15 51 (4.22%) Mentoring
15 51 (4.22%) Service Delivery
16 50 (4.14%) Problem Management
17 49 (4.06%) CRM
18 48 (3.97%) High Availability
19 47 (3.89%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 294 (24.34%) SQL
2 132 (10.93%) C#
3 108 (8.94%) Java
4 96 (7.95%) Python
5 94 (7.78%) PowerShell
6 85 (7.04%) Ruby
7 62 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 51 (4.22%) Perl
9 50 (4.14%) T-SQL
10 49 (4.06%) JavaScript
11 46 (3.81%) C
12 45 (3.73%) PHP
13 44 (3.64%) C++
14 32 (2.65%) VB.NET
15 30 (2.48%) VB
16 27 (2.24%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.75%) VB6
18 5 (0.41%) VBA
19 4 (0.33%) OpenEdge ABL
19 4 (0.33%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 180 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (9.69%) Degree
3 104 (8.61%) MCSE
4 74 (6.13%) MCSA
5 46 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 43 (3.56%) MCP
7 42 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
8 40 (3.31%) MCITP
9 36 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (2.98%) SC Cleared
10 34 (2.81%) CREST Certified
11 27 (2.24%) CCNA
11 27 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (1.41%) CCNP
12 17 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.91%) MCDST
14 10 (0.83%) CCA
15 9 (0.75%) APMP
15 9 (0.75%) CHECK Team Member
16 8 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (9.11%) SLA
2 23 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.99%) COBIT
5 8 (0.66%) ISO19770
5 8 (0.66%) ISO22301
6 6 (0.50%) DICOM
6 6 (0.50%) HL7
7 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.41%) QA
8 4 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.083%) ISO27002
System Software
1 533 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 334 (27.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (10.76%) Hyper-V
4 83 (6.87%) vSphere
4 83 (6.87%) XenApp
5 56 (4.64%) XenDesktop
6 35 (2.90%) XenServer
7 30 (2.48%) Xen
8 29 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (1.74%) Terminal Server
10 19 (1.57%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.08%) Docker
11 13 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.91%) VMware Server
13 10 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.83%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
15 8 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.41%) GlusterFS
17 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 129 (10.68%) SCCM
2 86 (7.12%) SCOM
3 84 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (6.79%) Puppet
5 36 (2.98%) Salt
6 27 (2.24%) Tivoli
7 26 (2.15%) WSUS
8 25 (2.07%) Cobbler
9 20 (1.66%) Backup Exec
9 20 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
10 19 (1.57%) CFEngine
10 19 (1.57%) NetBackup
10 19 (1.57%) Rundeck
11 18 (1.49%) Ansible
12 17 (1.41%) OpenView
13 16 (1.32%) Nagios
14 13 (1.08%) DameWare
14 13 (1.08%) Opsview
15 11 (0.91%) Cacti
15 11 (0.91%) Graphite
Vendors
1 558 (46.19%) Microsoft
2 483 (39.98%) VMware
3 230 (19.04%) Citrix
4 188 (15.56%) Cisco
5 149 (12.33%) HP
6 137 (11.34%) Oracle
7 81 (6.71%) Red Hat
8 76 (6.29%) NetApp
9 45 (3.73%) F5
10 44 (3.64%) Avaya
11 34 (2.81%) Splunk
12 31 (2.57%) 3PAR
13 28 (2.32%) Symantec
14 25 (2.07%) EnterpriseDB
15 23 (1.90%) Dell
16 22 (1.82%) Hitachi
17 20 (1.66%) EMC
18 19 (1.57%) Google
19 18 (1.49%) ArcSight
19 18 (1.49%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, 25 hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £17,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago