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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 519 550 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.57% 12.36% 15.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.39% 59.85% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 459 463 628
Median salary £32,375 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,250
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
727 919 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.42% 20.65% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 620 780 1064
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +14.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +3 370 £32,500 -18.75% 34
Bradford +5 54 £31,000 -4.61% 7
Huddersfield 0 30 £25,500 +0.99% 2
Halifax -8 27 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Wakefield -3 18 £42,500 +77.08% 4
Wetherby +3 11 £27,500 -5.17% 3
Ossett -1 2 £22,000 -8.33%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 558 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 539 (50.05%) Windows Server
3 498 (46.24%) Active Directory
4 443 (41.13%) VMware
5 350 (32.50%) SQL Server
6 309 (28.69%) ITIL
7 294 (27.30%) SQL
8 293 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 278 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 260 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 254 (23.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 225 (20.89%) Linux
13 213 (19.78%) MS Excel
14 183 (16.99%) .NET
15 176 (16.34%) Cisco
16 175 (16.25%) SAN
17 172 (15.97%) Citrix
18 168 (15.60%) Firewall
19 162 (15.04%) Finance
20 154 (14.30%) MS Office
21 150 (13.93%) C#
22 149 (13.83%) Windows 7
23 147 (13.65%) LAN
24 146 (13.56%) WAN
25 145 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
26 140 (13.00%) Unix
27 139 (12.91%) IIS
27 139 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
28 137 (12.72%) Office 365
29 131 (12.16%) DNS

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
1 278 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 139 (12.91%) IIS
3 102 (9.47%) SharePoint
4 96 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (4.09%) WebLogic
6 42 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 36 (3.34%) JBoss
8 34 (3.16%) CloudStack
8 34 (3.16%) OpenStack
9 33 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (2.51%) Skype for Business
11 24 (2.23%) Tomcat
12 15 (1.39%) Apache
12 15 (1.39%) CMS
13 13 (1.21%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 213 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 154 (14.30%) MS Office
3 10 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.093%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Maximo
3 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 137 (12.72%) Office 365
2 100 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.93%) Mimecast
4 10 (0.93%) SaaS
5 5 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.37%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.093%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 175 (16.25%) SAN
2 168 (15.60%) Firewall
3 147 (13.65%) LAN
4 146 (13.56%) WAN
5 131 (12.16%) DNS
6 107 (9.94%) DHCP
7 77 (7.15%) VPN
8 59 (5.48%) TCP/IP
9 41 (3.81%) NAS
10 40 (3.71%) Internet
11 38 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
12 36 (3.34%) Wireless
13 34 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
14 33 (3.06%) VoIP
15 27 (2.51%) MPLS
16 15 (1.39%) Wireless Security
17 14 (1.30%) VLAN
18 13 (1.21%) Asterisk PBX
18 13 (1.21%) ISDN
18 13 (1.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 84 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (2.23%) MySQL
6 22 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 19 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.21%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.46%) QlikView
15 3 (0.28%) Big Data
15 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.28%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 49 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.25%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.32%) TeamCity
4 16 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.21%) JIRA
5 13 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.02%) JMeter
7 10 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 10 (0.93%) Subversion
8 9 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.56%) MSTest
10 5 (0.46%) Selenium
11 4 (0.37%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.28%) Burp Suite
13 2 (0.19%) NuGet
13 2 (0.19%) RIATest
13 2 (0.19%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.093%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.093%) Calabash
14 1 (0.093%) SpecFlow
General
1 162 (15.04%) Finance
2 50 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.60%) Legal
4 16 (1.49%) Games
4 16 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.30%) Marketing
6 13 (1.21%) Law
7 11 (1.02%) Publishing
7 11 (1.02%) Retail
8 7 (0.65%) Advertising
9 5 (0.46%) Back Office
10 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.19%) Banking
11 2 (0.19%) French Language
11 2 (0.19%) German Language
11 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.19%) Local Government
11 2 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (22.10%) Analyst
2 138 (12.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 127 (11.79%) Support Analyst
3 127 (11.79%) Windows Engineer
4 115 (10.68%) Support Engineer
5 107 (9.94%) Developer
6 94 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 93 (8.64%) IT Support
8 88 (8.17%) VMware Engineer
9 67 (6.22%) IT Analyst
10 65 (6.04%) IT Engineer
11 57 (5.29%) .NET Developer
11 57 (5.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 55 (5.11%) IT Support Analyst
13 54 (5.01%) C# Developer
14 52 (4.83%) Service Analyst
15 50 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
15 50 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
16 49 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
17 48 (4.46%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (16.99%) .NET
2 95 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 90 (8.36%) HTML
4 74 (6.87%) Web Services
5 54 (5.01%) XML
6 45 (4.18%) CSS
7 41 (3.81%) jQuery
8 38 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (3.44%) SOAP
10 34 (3.16%) WinForms
11 32 (2.97%) WCF
12 24 (2.23%) WPF
13 22 (2.04%) .NET Framework
14 21 (1.95%) AngularJS
15 13 (1.21%) JSON
16 11 (1.02%) CSS3
16 11 (1.02%) Middleware
17 10 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (0.93%) HTML5
17 10 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.01%) Data Centre
2 51 (4.74%) Clustering
3 49 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.88%) Replication
6 19 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.67%) Driving Licence
8 17 (1.58%) CESG
9 15 (1.39%) iPad
10 14 (1.30%) EMC VNX
11 13 (1.21%) IBM XIV
12 11 (1.02%) Blackberry
12 11 (1.02%) iPhone
13 10 (0.93%) Computer Science
13 10 (0.93%) HP Storage
13 10 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (0.93%) NHS
14 9 (0.84%) HP StoreVirtual
15 8 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 539 (50.05%) Windows Server
2 260 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 254 (23.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 225 (20.89%) Linux
5 149 (13.83%) Windows 7
6 140 (13.00%) Unix
7 116 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (4.46%) Windows 10
10 43 (3.99%) Windows 8
11 26 (2.41%) Windows XP
12 20 (1.86%) Windows Phone
13 12 (1.11%) Android
14 10 (0.93%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.84%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.84%) HPUX
15 9 (0.84%) Solaris
15 9 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (28.69%) ITIL
2 139 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 126 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (7.43%) MVC
5 62 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (5.76%) DevOps
6 54 (5.01%) Software Engineering
7 53 (4.92%) Scrum
8 52 (4.83%) Time Management
9 49 (4.55%) Change Management
10 48 (4.46%) ITIL V3
11 44 (4.09%) Information Security
11 44 (4.09%) SDLC
12 43 (3.99%) Problem Management
13 42 (3.90%) Service Management
14 41 (3.81%) High Availability
15 37 (3.44%) Server Building
15 37 (3.44%) Service Delivery
16 36 (3.34%) Load Balancing
16 36 (3.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 294 (27.30%) SQL
2 150 (13.93%) C#
3 109 (10.12%) PowerShell
4 80 (7.43%) JavaScript
5 71 (6.59%) Java
5 71 (6.59%) Python
6 64 (5.94%) Ruby
7 57 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 37 (3.44%) Shell Script
9 33 (3.06%) C
10 32 (2.97%) Perl
11 30 (2.79%) C++
12 27 (2.51%) PHP
12 27 (2.51%) VB
13 24 (2.23%) Bash Shell
13 24 (2.23%) VB.NET
14 19 (1.76%) VB6
15 5 (0.46%) VBScript
16 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 145 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (6.59%) MCSE
4 64 (5.94%) CCNA
5 62 (5.76%) Degree
6 60 (5.57%) MCSA
7 40 (3.71%) CCNP
8 27 (2.51%) Security Cleared
9 26 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (2.32%) Citrix Certification
10 25 (2.32%) MCITP
10 25 (2.32%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.95%) CREST Certified
12 19 (1.76%) MCP
13 17 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.49%) CCA
15 15 (1.39%) CCIE
16 14 (1.30%) CEH
17 11 (1.02%) OSCP
18 7 (0.65%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (11.33%) SLA
2 17 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.21%) QA
4 9 (0.84%) HL7
5 8 (0.74%) DICOM
6 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.093%) ISO19770
8 1 (0.093%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.093%) UCITS
System Software
1 498 (46.24%) Active Directory
2 293 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (11.88%) Hyper-V
4 106 (9.84%) vSphere
5 58 (5.39%) XenApp
6 45 (4.18%) XenServer
7 37 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (3.16%) Xen
9 32 (2.97%) XenDesktop
10 25 (2.32%) VMware ESX
11 21 (1.95%) Terminal Services
12 16 (1.49%) Terminal Server
13 13 (1.21%) OpenSIPS
14 10 (0.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
17 4 (0.37%) Docker
18 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 106 (9.84%) SCCM
2 95 (8.82%) SCOM
3 42 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (3.90%) Puppet
4 28 (2.60%) Ansible
5 21 (1.95%) WSUS
6 17 (1.58%) NetBackup
7 15 (1.39%) vMotion
8 13 (1.21%) Tivoli
9 12 (1.11%) EMC VPLEX
10 11 (1.02%) Cobbler
11 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.65%) OpenView
13 5 (0.46%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.46%) DameWare
14 4 (0.37%) Nessus
14 4 (0.37%) Nmap
Vendors
1 558 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 443 (41.13%) VMware
3 176 (16.34%) Cisco
4 172 (15.97%) Citrix
5 112 (10.40%) Oracle
6 98 (9.10%) HP
7 73 (6.78%) NetApp
8 58 (5.39%) Red Hat
9 46 (4.27%) EMC
10 44 (4.09%) Avaya
11 33 (3.06%) EnterpriseDB
12 31 (2.88%) F5
13 24 (2.23%) CommVault
13 24 (2.23%) Dell
14 21 (1.95%) Symantec
15 19 (1.76%) Juniper
15 19 (1.76%) Veeam
16 18 (1.67%) Dell Compellent
17 17 (1.58%) IBM
18 16 (1.49%) Civica
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