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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 594 707 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.35% 15.28% 17.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.72% 61.00% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 491 602 706
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
852 1159 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.02% 25.04% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 701 958 1094
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 404 £36,000 +2.85% 38
Bradford +5 92 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Wakefield +2 45 £24,250 -25.38% 4
Halifax -2 20 £50,000 +100.00% 5
Huddersfield -9 10 £30,000 -14.28%
Ossett - 9 £25,000 -
Mirfield - 4 £26,000 -
Pontefract +2 2 - -
Castleford -1 2 £22,750 +1.11% 1
Ilkley - 2 £37,500 -
Otley - 2 £37,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £31,500 - 2
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 520 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 518 (44.54%) Windows Server
3 485 (41.70%) Active Directory
4 432 (37.15%) VMware
5 336 (28.89%) SQL Server
6 307 (26.40%) ITIL
7 295 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 293 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 260 (22.36%) SQL
10 253 (21.75%) Linux
11 243 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 241 (20.72%) MS Excel
12 241 (20.72%) MS Exchange
13 213 (18.31%) Citrix
14 197 (16.94%) SAN
15 178 (15.31%) Finance
16 177 (15.22%) MS Office
17 174 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 168 (14.45%) .NET
18 168 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
19 163 (14.02%) Cisco
20 159 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 158 (13.59%) Windows 7
22 151 (12.98%) DNS
23 150 (12.90%) Firewall
24 148 (12.73%) Unix
25 143 (12.30%) HP
26 130 (11.18%) IIS
27 127 (10.92%) Oracle
27 127 (10.92%) 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
1 241 (20.72%) MS Exchange
2 130 (11.18%) IIS
3 118 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 52 (4.47%) Skype for Business
6 39 (3.35%) CloudStack
7 34 (2.92%) WebSphere
8 25 (2.15%) OpenStack
9 24 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (2.06%) JBoss
9 24 (2.06%) WebLogic
10 23 (1.98%) Tomcat
11 22 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (1.72%) CMS
13 16 (1.38%) Apache
14 13 (1.12%) IBM Notes
14 13 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
15 11 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 241 (20.72%) MS Excel
2 177 (15.22%) MS Office
3 23 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.34%) Lorenzo
3 4 (0.34%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.17%) Line 500
5 2 (0.17%) Magento
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (7.22%) Office 365
2 74 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.26%) SaaS
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.17%) IaaS
8 2 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (16.94%) SAN
2 151 (12.98%) DNS
3 150 (12.90%) Firewall
4 127 (10.92%) DHCP
5 102 (8.77%) VPN
6 97 (8.34%) TCP/IP
7 95 (8.17%) LAN
8 89 (7.65%) WAN
9 66 (5.67%) Internet
10 44 (3.78%) NAS
11 42 (3.61%) VoIP
11 42 (3.61%) Wireless
12 28 (2.41%) Network Security
13 25 (2.15%) IP Telephony
14 21 (1.81%) Wireless Security
15 16 (1.38%) Unified Communications
16 14 (1.20%) Skype
16 14 (1.20%) SSL
17 13 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 89 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (4.04%) MySQL
5 42 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.49%) Oracle Database
9 21 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (1.63%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.46%) MongoDB
12 15 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.03%) Informix
14 12 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.86%) GIS
15 10 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (4.21%) Visual Studio
2 33 (2.84%) Jenkins
2 33 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (2.58%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.98%) JIRA
5 19 (1.63%) NUnit
6 14 (1.20%) Subversion
7 13 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (0.86%) SoapUI
8 10 (0.86%) XMLUnit
9 9 (0.77%) Moq
9 9 (0.77%) MSTest
9 9 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.52%) Selenium
11 5 (0.43%) Maven
12 4 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.34%) JUnit
12 4 (0.34%) WebSpeed
13 3 (0.26%) IntelliJ
General
1 178 (15.31%) Finance
2 58 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 45 (3.87%) Retail
4 33 (2.84%) Publishing
5 25 (2.15%) Back Office
6 23 (1.98%) Legal
7 22 (1.89%) Law
8 20 (1.72%) Electronics
9 19 (1.63%) Games
10 18 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.29%) Marketing
13 13 (1.12%) Banking
14 7 (0.60%) Local Government
15 5 (0.43%) Billing
15 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.17%) Advertising
16 2 (0.17%) Automotive
16 2 (0.17%) iGaming
17 1 (0.086%) Military
Job Titles
1 298 (25.62%) Analyst
2 144 (12.38%) Developer
3 133 (11.44%) Support Analyst
4 125 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 103 (8.86%) IT Support
6 92 (7.91%) IT Analyst
7 87 (7.48%) Service Analyst
8 86 (7.39%) Support Engineer
9 79 (6.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 76 (6.53%) .NET Developer
11 68 (5.85%) Consultant
12 66 (5.67%) IT Support Analyst
13 62 (5.33%) Applications Support
14 61 (5.25%) IT Engineer
15 59 (5.07%) C# Developer
16 58 (4.99%) 2nd Line Support
17 46 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
18 45 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support
18 45 (3.87%) Software Developer
19 42 (3.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (14.45%) .NET
2 109 (9.37%) Web Services
3 77 (6.62%) ASP.NET
4 76 (6.53%) HTML
5 62 (5.33%) .NET Framework
6 58 (4.99%) WCF
7 56 (4.82%) XML
8 44 (3.78%) WinForms
9 37 (3.18%) REST
9 37 (3.18%) SOAP
10 35 (3.01%) jQuery
11 33 (2.84%) WPF
12 27 (2.32%) JSON
13 24 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (1.81%) CSS
16 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 13 (1.12%) Ajax
17 13 (1.12%) AngularJS
18 12 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.48%) Data Centre
2 65 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 43 (3.70%) Clustering
6 41 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 37 (3.18%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.98%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.81%) CESG
10 20 (1.72%) Driving Licence
10 20 (1.72%) Replication
11 17 (1.46%) iPad
11 17 (1.46%) User Experience
12 14 (1.20%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.95%) AS400
14 11 (0.95%) Private Cloud
15 10 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.86%) iPhone
15 10 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 518 (44.54%) Windows Server
2 293 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 253 (21.75%) Linux
4 243 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 174 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 158 (13.59%) Windows 7
7 148 (12.73%) Unix
8 79 (6.79%) Windows XP
9 70 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (5.33%) Windows 8
11 61 (5.25%) Android
12 53 (4.56%) Apple iOS
13 36 (3.10%) Windows 10
14 31 (2.67%) Windows Phone
15 18 (1.55%) Solaris
16 16 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
17 13 (1.12%) Windows Vista
18 12 (1.03%) Debian
19 9 (0.77%) AIX
19 9 (0.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (26.40%) ITIL
2 168 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (6.62%) Software Engineering
5 68 (5.85%) Service Delivery
6 67 (5.76%) DevOps
7 62 (5.33%) MVC
8 61 (5.25%) Time Management
9 60 (5.16%) Information Security
10 56 (4.82%) Project Management
11 55 (4.73%) Service Management
12 54 (4.64%) Scrum
13 53 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
14 49 (4.21%) SDLC
15 46 (3.96%) Configuration Management
16 45 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
17 43 (3.70%) Incident Management
18 39 (3.35%) High Availability
18 39 (3.35%) TDD
19 36 (3.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 260 (22.36%) SQL
2 106 (9.11%) C#
3 91 (7.82%) Python
4 84 (7.22%) PowerShell
5 78 (6.71%) Bash Shell
6 68 (5.85%) Java
6 68 (5.85%) Ruby
7 54 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 45 (3.87%) Perl
9 40 (3.44%) JavaScript
9 40 (3.44%) VB
10 36 (3.10%) PHP
11 31 (2.67%) C++
12 29 (2.49%) C
13 28 (2.41%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.81%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.29%) VBA
16 7 (0.60%) VB6
17 4 (0.34%) OpenEdge ABL
17 4 (0.34%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 159 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (8.60%) Degree
3 90 (7.74%) MCSE
4 48 (4.13%) MCP
4 48 (4.13%) MCSA
5 44 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
6 41 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 35 (3.01%) SC Cleared
8 33 (2.84%) MCITP
9 29 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
11 21 (1.81%) CREST Certified
12 18 (1.55%) CCNP
13 17 (1.46%) CCNA
14 16 (1.38%) ISEB
15 15 (1.29%) MCDST
15 15 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.95%) CCA
18 9 (0.77%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (8.86%) SLA
2 12 (1.03%) QA
3 11 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.86%) COBIT
4 10 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.086%) ISO27002
System Software
1 485 (41.70%) Active Directory
2 295 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (9.37%) Hyper-V
4 85 (7.31%) vSphere
5 63 (5.42%) XenApp
6 35 (3.01%) Xen
6 35 (3.01%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.49%) XenServer
8 25 (2.15%) Docker
9 21 (1.81%) Terminal Services
10 19 (1.63%) VMware ESX
11 17 (1.46%) Terminal Server
12 13 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (0.95%) KVM
13 11 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.60%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 126 (10.83%) SCCM
2 77 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (6.10%) Puppet
4 61 (5.25%) SCOM
5 41 (3.53%) Salt
6 27 (2.32%) Nagios
7 25 (2.15%) Ansible
7 25 (2.15%) Tivoli
8 24 (2.06%) Cobbler
9 23 (1.98%) Backup Exec
9 23 (1.98%) Cacti
9 23 (1.98%) Opsview
9 23 (1.98%) WSUS
10 20 (1.72%) NetBackup
11 18 (1.55%) Graphite
12 14 (1.20%) Grafana
13 13 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
14 12 (1.03%) DameWare
15 11 (0.95%) FortiGate
16 10 (0.86%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 520 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 432 (37.15%) VMware
3 213 (18.31%) Citrix
4 163 (14.02%) Cisco
5 143 (12.30%) HP
6 127 (10.92%) Oracle
7 90 (7.74%) Red Hat
8 61 (5.25%) NetApp
9 44 (3.78%) Symantec
10 35 (3.01%) F5
11 30 (2.58%) Avaya
12 28 (2.41%) 3PAR
13 25 (2.15%) Dell
14 24 (2.06%) EnterpriseDB
14 24 (2.06%) Splunk
15 21 (1.81%) IBM
16 20 (1.72%) Google
16 20 (1.72%) SolarWinds
17 19 (1.63%) ArcSight
18 17 (1.46%) Dell Compellent
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £43k per annum plus car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38500.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home Based Working + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago