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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 617 654 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.55% 13.86% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.00% 56.19% 67.01%
Number of salaries quoted 497 543 686
Median salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
964 1164 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.74% 24.66% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 763 942 978
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +2 430 £36,000 +2.85% 61
Bradford -4 66 £40,000 +15.94% 5
Wakefield +5 48 £27,500 +7.84% 10
Halifax -1 24 £42,000 +68.00% 2
Huddersfield -10 13 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Ossett - 9 £39,000 -
Mirfield - 7 £24,500 - 1
Wetherby +6 3 £29,000 +16.00%
Pudsey +2 3 £40,000 -
Ilkley - 2 £37,500 -
Otley - 2 £37,500 -
Castleford -1 1 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 534 (45.84%) Microsoft
2 486 (41.72%) Windows Server
3 471 (40.43%) Active Directory
4 406 (34.85%) VMware
5 350 (30.04%) SQL Server
6 313 (26.87%) ITIL
7 290 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 286 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 275 (23.61%) MS Excel
10 267 (22.92%) SQL
11 251 (21.55%) MS Exchange
12 245 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 243 (20.86%) Linux
14 175 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
15 170 (14.59%) .NET
15 170 (14.59%) MS Office
15 170 (14.59%) Citrix
15 170 (14.59%) SAN
16 165 (14.16%) Cisco
17 160 (13.73%) Windows 7
18 158 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 155 (13.30%) Oracle
19 155 (13.30%) Finance
20 145 (12.45%) DNS
21 144 (12.36%) Unix
21 144 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
22 140 (12.02%) HP
22 140 (12.02%) Firewall
23 138 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2010
24 120 (10.30%) VPN

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 (21.55%) MS Exchange
2 138 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 114 (9.79%) IIS
4 58 (4.98%) SharePoint
4 58 (4.98%) Skype for Business
5 53 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 46 (3.95%) CloudStack
7 33 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 27 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 27 (2.32%) Tomcat
10 22 (1.89%) JBoss
10 22 (1.89%) OpenStack
10 22 (1.89%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.72%) CMS
12 13 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (1.03%) Apache
14 9 (0.77%) Confluence
15 8 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 275 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 170 (14.59%) MS Office
3 19 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) MS Project
6 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.77%) Lorenzo
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.43%) Sage 50
3 5 (0.43%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.086%) Line 500
5 1 (0.086%) Magento
5 1 (0.086%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.086%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.086%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (5.75%) Office 365
3 49 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.34%) SaaS
5 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.086%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.086%) GitHub
6 1 (0.086%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (14.59%) SAN
2 145 (12.45%) DNS
3 140 (12.02%) Firewall
4 120 (10.30%) VPN
5 112 (9.61%) DHCP
6 102 (8.76%) TCP/IP
7 67 (5.75%) Internet
8 66 (5.67%) LAN
9 56 (4.81%) WAN
10 48 (4.12%) VoIP
11 43 (3.69%) NAS
12 36 (3.09%) Network Security
13 29 (2.49%) Wireless
14 26 (2.23%) Unified Communications
15 21 (1.80%) IP Telephony
16 13 (1.12%) Wireless Security
17 12 (1.03%) Intranet
18 11 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (0.94%) IPsec
18 11 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (4.89%) MySQL
5 49 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 34 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.97%) MongoDB
11 22 (1.89%) Informix
12 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
13 20 (1.72%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.29%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.94%) Redis
19 9 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 31 (2.66%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.23%) Jenkins
5 25 (2.15%) JIRA
6 20 (1.72%) Subversion
7 18 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (1.46%) NUnit
9 15 (1.29%) SoapUI
10 11 (0.94%) Selenium
11 10 (0.86%) XMLUnit
12 8 (0.69%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.60%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.60%) JUnit
13 7 (0.60%) Maven
13 7 (0.60%) Moq
13 7 (0.60%) MSTest
13 7 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
14 6 (0.52%) SilkTest
14 6 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 155 (13.30%) Finance
2 62 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 51 (4.38%) Retail
4 26 (2.23%) Law
5 25 (2.15%) Back Office
5 25 (2.15%) Banking
6 22 (1.89%) Marketing
7 20 (1.72%) Publishing
8 18 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.37%) Legal
10 15 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.12%) Games
12 12 (1.03%) Electronics
13 10 (0.86%) Local Government
14 6 (0.52%) Billing
15 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.17%) iGaming
17 1 (0.086%) Advertising
17 1 (0.086%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 302 (25.92%) Analyst
2 154 (13.22%) Developer
3 147 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 132 (11.33%) Support Analyst
5 86 (7.38%) IT Analyst
6 85 (7.30%) Service Analyst
7 80 (6.87%) IT Support
8 75 (6.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 71 (6.09%) .NET Developer
10 68 (5.84%) IT Engineer
11 65 (5.58%) Consultant
12 61 (5.24%) Support Engineer
13 60 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 60 (5.15%) Applications Support
14 57 (4.89%) IT Support Analyst
15 51 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
16 49 (4.21%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 49 (4.21%) Technical Analyst
17 46 (3.95%) C# Developer
18 45 (3.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (14.59%) .NET
2 112 (9.61%) Web Services
3 68 (5.84%) HTML
4 63 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 63 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 63 (5.41%) XML
5 50 (4.29%) WCF
6 45 (3.86%) REST
7 38 (3.26%) WinForms
8 37 (3.18%) SOAP
9 33 (2.83%) CSS
9 33 (2.83%) JSON
10 30 (2.58%) jQuery
11 27 (2.32%) WPF
12 25 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (1.80%) HTML5
14 20 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.63%) CSS3
16 16 (1.37%) Ajax
17 15 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (6.95%) Data Centre
2 56 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 44 (3.78%) Clustering
5 43 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 40 (3.43%) Blackberry
7 24 (2.06%) Replication
8 22 (1.89%) User Experience
9 21 (1.80%) Driving Licence
9 21 (1.80%) N-Tier
10 19 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (1.46%) iPad
12 13 (1.12%) CESG
12 13 (1.12%) NHS
13 12 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.03%) PKI
14 11 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
14 11 (0.94%) Private Cloud
15 10 (0.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 486 (41.72%) Windows Server
2 290 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 245 (21.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 243 (20.86%) Linux
5 160 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 158 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 144 (12.36%) Unix
8 75 (6.44%) Windows XP
9 71 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 69 (5.92%) Android
11 61 (5.24%) Apple iOS
12 60 (5.15%) Windows 8
13 37 (3.18%) Windows Phone
14 22 (1.89%) Windows 10
15 14 (1.20%) Solaris
15 14 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (1.12%) Debian
17 11 (0.94%) AIX
17 11 (0.94%) SUSE
18 10 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (26.87%) ITIL
2 175 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (6.95%) Service Delivery
4 79 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
5 72 (6.18%) Software Engineering
6 67 (5.75%) DevOps
7 61 (5.24%) Service Management
8 60 (5.15%) TDD
9 59 (5.06%) MVC
10 56 (4.81%) Information Security
10 56 (4.81%) Scrum
11 53 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 53 (4.55%) Time Management
12 47 (4.03%) Incident Management
12 47 (4.03%) Project Management
13 46 (3.95%) Load Balancing
13 46 (3.95%) Migration
14 43 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
14 43 (3.69%) SDLC
15 42 (3.61%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 267 (22.92%) SQL
2 101 (8.67%) C#
3 94 (8.07%) PowerShell
4 92 (7.90%) Python
5 87 (7.47%) Bash Shell
6 72 (6.18%) Ruby
7 71 (6.09%) Java
8 58 (4.98%) T-SQL
9 56 (4.81%) JavaScript
10 54 (4.64%) Perl
11 42 (3.61%) VB
12 28 (2.40%) PHP
13 26 (2.23%) Shell Script
14 22 (1.89%) C
15 21 (1.80%) C++
16 18 (1.55%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.03%) VBA
18 5 (0.43%) VB6
19 4 (0.34%) Delphi
20 2 (0.17%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 144 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (8.07%) Degree
3 70 (6.01%) MCSE
4 56 (4.81%) MCP
5 44 (3.78%) Security Cleared
6 37 (3.18%) MCITP
7 35 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (2.83%) SC Cleared
10 32 (2.75%) MCSA
11 24 (2.06%) ISEB
12 23 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 22 (1.89%) CCNP
14 20 (1.72%) MCDST
15 19 (1.63%) CCNA
16 18 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (1.20%) CISSP
17 14 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (1.12%) CCDE
18 13 (1.12%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.15%) SLA
2 17 (1.46%) COBIT
2 17 (1.46%) QA
3 14 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.086%) ISO27002
System Software
1 471 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 286 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 80 (6.87%) vSphere
5 39 (3.35%) XenApp
6 33 (2.83%) Xen
7 26 (2.23%) XenServer
8 23 (1.97%) Docker
9 20 (1.72%) Terminal Server
9 20 (1.72%) VMware ESX
10 17 (1.46%) Terminal Services
11 14 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.94%) KVM
12 11 (0.94%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.77%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.17%) Firmware
16 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 109 (9.36%) SCCM
2 84 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (5.75%) Puppet
4 46 (3.95%) Salt
5 36 (3.09%) Nagios
6 34 (2.92%) SCOM
7 33 (2.83%) Opsview
8 31 (2.66%) Cacti
9 30 (2.58%) Ansible
10 27 (2.32%) Graphite
10 27 (2.32%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (2.06%) Tivoli
12 23 (1.97%) Backup Exec
12 23 (1.97%) Grafana
13 22 (1.89%) Cobbler
14 17 (1.46%) FortiGate
14 17 (1.46%) NetBackup
15 16 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
15 16 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 16 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 534 (45.84%) Microsoft
2 406 (34.85%) VMware
3 170 (14.59%) Citrix
4 165 (14.16%) Cisco
5 155 (13.30%) Oracle
6 140 (12.02%) HP
7 88 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 58 (4.98%) Symantec
9 48 (4.12%) NetApp
10 38 (3.26%) F5
11 31 (2.66%) Intel Security
12 30 (2.58%) IBM
13 23 (1.97%) 3PAR
14 22 (1.89%) Avaya
14 22 (1.89%) Dell
14 22 (1.89%) EnterpriseDB
15 21 (1.80%) SolarWinds
16 19 (1.63%) Dell Compellent
17 15 (1.29%) CommVault
18 14 (1.20%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dantech
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum bonus, 26 days holiday, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £37800.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 7200
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday