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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 550 789 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.59% 16.26% 18.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.40% 59.19% 69.63%
Number of salaries quoted 468 650 583
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
926 1333 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.19% 27.47% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1081 832
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 374 £40,000 +8.10% 43
Bradford -10 55 £35,000 - 6
Wakefield 0 34 £25,000 -16.66% 7
Halifax -7 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Huddersfield +1 20 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Ossett - 3 £24,000 -
Keighley -1 1 £27,000 -36.47%
Pudsey - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £45,000 -
Elland - 1 £40,000 -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 570 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 505 (42.12%) Active Directory
3 464 (38.70%) Windows Server
4 426 (35.53%) VMware
5 370 (30.86%) SQL Server
6 309 (25.77%) MS Excel
7 306 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 305 (25.44%) ITIL
9 300 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 272 (22.69%) Linux
11 258 (21.52%) SQL
12 251 (20.93%) MS Exchange
13 241 (20.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 195 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
15 179 (14.93%) SAN
16 171 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 164 (13.68%) Windows 7
18 160 (13.34%) Citrix
19 157 (13.09%) Windows Server 2003
20 156 (13.01%) .NET
20 156 (13.01%) Finance
21 155 (12.93%) Unix
21 155 (12.93%) DNS
22 154 (12.84%) Oracle
23 152 (12.68%) HP
24 151 (12.59%) VPN
25 149 (12.43%) Cisco
26 147 (12.26%) MS Office
27 146 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
28 136 (11.34%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 251 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 146 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 136 (11.34%) IIS
4 93 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 86 (7.17%) Skype for Business
6 75 (6.26%) SharePoint
7 58 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (2.92%) CMS
9 32 (2.67%) CloudStack
10 31 (2.59%) Tomcat
11 30 (2.50%) Apache
12 29 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (2.00%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.33%) Confluence
15 11 (0.92%) JBoss
15 11 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.92%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.50%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 309 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 147 (12.26%) MS Office
3 16 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.083%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.50%) Magento
3 4 (0.33%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.083%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.083%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 86 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (6.01%) Office 365
3 54 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.67%) SaaS
5 7 (0.58%) IaaS
6 5 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.083%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.083%) GitHub
8 1 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 179 (14.93%) SAN
2 155 (12.93%) DNS
3 151 (12.59%) VPN
4 135 (11.26%) Firewall
5 128 (10.68%) TCP/IP
6 76 (6.34%) DHCP
7 68 (5.67%) Internet
8 55 (4.59%) NAS
9 52 (4.34%) LAN
10 49 (4.09%) WAN
11 47 (3.92%) VoIP
12 39 (3.25%) Network Security
13 34 (2.84%) Unified Communications
14 24 (2.00%) SSL
15 23 (1.92%) Wireless
16 20 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
16 20 (1.67%) Telepresence
17 15 (1.25%) VLAN
18 14 (1.17%) Kerberos
18 14 (1.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 115 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 82 (6.84%) MySQL
5 64 (5.34%) Relational Database
6 51 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (3.34%) RDBMS
8 39 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 23 (1.92%) Informix
11 20 (1.67%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.42%) Redis
14 13 (1.08%) Power BI
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (0.83%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.34%) Subversion
4 26 (2.17%) JIRA
5 21 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 17 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (1.33%) Selenium
8 12 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.00%) NUnit
8 12 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 9 (0.75%) XMLUnit
10 8 (0.67%) JMeter
11 7 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.58%) HP UFT
11 7 (0.58%) JUnit
11 7 (0.58%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.58%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.42%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.42%) SilkTest
General
1 156 (13.01%) Finance
2 45 (3.75%) Marketing
2 45 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 41 (3.42%) Retail
4 34 (2.84%) Banking
5 17 (1.42%) Back Office
6 16 (1.33%) Law
7 11 (0.92%) Games
7 11 (0.92%) Local Government
8 10 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.67%) Legal
10 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.42%) Publishing
12 4 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) iGaming
15 1 (0.083%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 269 (22.44%) Analyst
2 171 (14.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 138 (11.51%) Developer
4 117 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 75 (6.26%) Service Analyst
6 69 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 69 (5.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 66 (5.50%) Technical Engineer
8 63 (5.25%) IT Analyst
9 62 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
10 61 (5.09%) IT Engineer
10 61 (5.09%) IT Support
11 57 (4.75%) .NET Developer
12 56 (4.67%) Support Engineer
13 51 (4.25%) Consultant
14 49 (4.09%) Technical Support
15 48 (4.00%) Applications Support
16 45 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 44 (3.67%) Administrator
17 44 (3.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (13.01%) .NET
2 102 (8.51%) Web Services
3 97 (8.09%) HTML
4 71 (5.92%) XML
5 62 (5.17%) CSS
6 54 (4.50%) .NET Framework
7 46 (3.84%) ASP.NET
7 46 (3.84%) SOAP
8 44 (3.67%) HTML5
8 44 (3.67%) jQuery
9 43 (3.59%) CSS3
10 42 (3.50%) JSON
11 36 (3.00%) REST
12 29 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
13 26 (2.17%) LAMP
13 26 (2.17%) WCF
14 25 (2.09%) Ajax
15 23 (1.92%) WinForms
15 23 (1.92%) XSD
16 22 (1.83%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 119 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 60 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 58 (4.84%) Clustering
4 55 (4.59%) Blackberry
5 54 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 26 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 24 (2.00%) NHS
10 20 (1.67%) Replication
11 19 (1.58%) Driving Licence
11 19 (1.58%) IBM XIV
12 18 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (1.25%) Data Extraction
14 15 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
15 13 (1.08%) PKI
16 12 (1.00%) HP Storage
16 12 (1.00%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.92%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 464 (38.70%) Windows Server
2 306 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 272 (22.69%) Linux
4 241 (20.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 164 (13.68%) Windows 7
6 157 (13.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 155 (12.93%) Unix
8 70 (5.84%) Windows XP
9 65 (5.42%) Android
10 63 (5.25%) Apple iOS
11 59 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (4.92%) Windows 8
12 24 (2.00%) Windows Phone
13 20 (1.67%) Debian
14 19 (1.58%) Mac OS X
15 18 (1.50%) Windows Vista
16 12 (1.00%) Mac OS
16 12 (1.00%) SUSE
17 11 (0.92%) AIX
18 10 (0.83%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (25.44%) ITIL
2 195 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (8.34%) Service Delivery
4 77 (6.42%) Load Balancing
5 68 (5.67%) Service Management
6 66 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
7 65 (5.42%) TDD
8 59 (4.92%) DevOps
9 58 (4.84%) Configuration Management
10 56 (4.67%) Migration
11 52 (4.34%) Project Management
12 51 (4.25%) SDLC
13 50 (4.17%) High Availability
13 50 (4.17%) Mentoring
14 49 (4.09%) MVC
15 44 (3.67%) Release Management
15 44 (3.67%) Scrum
16 43 (3.59%) Problem Management
17 42 (3.50%) Information Security
17 42 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 258 (21.52%) SQL
2 97 (8.09%) PowerShell
3 91 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 85 (7.09%) C#
5 80 (6.67%) Python
6 75 (6.26%) Java
7 68 (5.67%) Bash Shell
8 57 (4.75%) Perl
9 55 (4.59%) T-SQL
10 54 (4.50%) Ruby
11 46 (3.84%) VB
12 43 (3.59%) PHP
13 29 (2.42%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.83%) VBA
15 8 (0.67%) C
16 6 (0.50%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.50%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.42%) ABAP
17 5 (0.42%) Groovy
18 4 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 171 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (9.42%) Degree
3 82 (6.84%) MCSE
4 57 (4.75%) MCITP
5 53 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (4.09%) Security Cleared
7 44 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (3.34%) MCP
9 38 (3.17%) ISEB
10 35 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 29 (2.42%) SC Cleared
12 26 (2.17%) CCNP
13 25 (2.09%) CCNA
14 24 (2.00%) MCDST
15 22 (1.83%) MCSA
16 21 (1.75%) CISSP
17 20 (1.67%) CCIE
18 18 (1.50%) CCSP
19 17 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
20 15 (1.25%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (7.34%) SLA
2 19 (1.58%) QA
3 18 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.25%) COBIT
5 14 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.25%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.17%) HL7
7 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.083%) BS25999
8 1 (0.083%) FISMA
System Software
1 505 (42.12%) Active Directory
2 300 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (7.42%) Hyper-V
4 88 (7.34%) vSphere
5 41 (3.42%) XenApp
6 30 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 21 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 21 (1.75%) Xen
8 16 (1.33%) Terminal Server
9 15 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.92%) Docker
10 11 (0.92%) XenServer
11 8 (0.67%) KVM
12 7 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.58%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.33%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.25%) vCloud
15 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 79 (6.59%) SCCM
2 66 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (4.42%) Puppet
4 41 (3.42%) Nagios
5 38 (3.17%) Opsview
6 33 (2.75%) Salt
7 32 (2.67%) SCOM
8 30 (2.50%) Cacti
9 29 (2.42%) Cisco CUCM
10 26 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (2.00%) Graphite
11 24 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 20 (1.67%) Grafana
13 19 (1.58%) NetBackup
14 18 (1.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 16 (1.33%) Tivoli
16 15 (1.25%) Ansible
16 15 (1.25%) FortiGate
16 15 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
17 13 (1.08%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 570 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 426 (35.53%) VMware
3 160 (13.34%) Citrix
4 154 (12.84%) Oracle
5 152 (12.68%) HP
6 149 (12.43%) Cisco
7 93 (7.76%) NetApp
8 82 (6.84%) Red Hat
9 78 (6.51%) Symantec
10 51 (4.25%) IBM
11 45 (3.75%) CommVault
12 38 (3.17%) Dell Compellent
13 37 (3.09%) EMC
14 34 (2.84%) Dell
15 32 (2.67%) F5
15 32 (2.67%) Intel Security
16 30 (2.50%) SolarWinds
17 27 (2.25%) Veeam
18 16 (1.33%) CheckPoint
18 16 (1.33%) Civica
Leeds, Yorkshire
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £9 - £10 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + £6500
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
adviserplus
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: competitive plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago