The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 60 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.14% 15.67% 17.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.91% 61.22% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 57
Average salary £39,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.07% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
North 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 York region.

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
137 98 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.90% 25.59% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 58 90
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in York

Windows
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the York region.

Windows Salary Trend in York

Windows
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the York region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in York

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 67 (53.60%) Microsoft
2 64 (51.20%) VMware
3 57 (45.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (40.80%) Active Directory
5 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
8 36 (28.80%) SQL
9 33 (26.40%) ITIL
10 28 (22.40%) Citrix
10 28 (22.40%) Hyper-V
10 28 (22.40%) vSphere
11 26 (20.80%) .NET
12 25 (20.00%) C#
13 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
14 22 (17.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
15 20 (16.00%) SAN
16 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
17 16 (12.80%) MS Exchange
17 16 (12.80%) Linux
17 16 (12.80%) HTML
17 16 (12.80%) jQuery
18 15 (12.00%) .NET Framework
18 15 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (11.20%) Lync
19 14 (11.20%) T-SQL
19 14 (11.20%) MVC
19 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 16 (12.80%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.20%) Lync
3 12 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.20%) IIS
5 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.20%) CMS
6 4 (3.20%) Apache
7 3 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.80%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 6 (4.80%) MS Project
4 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Office 365
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) SAN
2 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.40%) Firewall
4 7 (5.60%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (5.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (4.80%) DNS
6 5 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.40%) NAS
7 3 (2.40%) VPN
7 3 (2.40%) WAN
7 3 (2.40%) DHCP
7 3 (2.40%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.60%) LAN
8 2 (1.60%) Network Security
8 2 (1.60%) SSH
9 1 (0.80%) VLAN
9 1 (0.80%) IPv4
9 1 (0.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.20%) MySQL
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.20%) Toad
2 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.80%) Hudson
5 1 (0.80%) NUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Subversion
5 1 (0.80%) Maven
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (5.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Billing
3 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (3.20%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 17 (13.60%) Consultant
3 16 (12.80%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.40%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.80%) Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) Junior
6 9 (7.20%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (6.40%) IT Support
8 7 (5.60%) VMware Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) VMware Specialist
8 7 (5.60%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 7 (5.60%) FlexPod Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Storage Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.80%) .NET
2 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (12.80%) HTML
3 16 (12.80%) jQuery
4 15 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (10.40%) CSS
6 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 5 (4.00%) Web Services
8 4 (3.20%) XML
8 4 (3.20%) XSLT
8 4 (3.20%) MFC
8 4 (3.20%) STL
8 4 (3.20%) JSON
8 4 (3.20%) Ajax
8 4 (3.20%) REST
9 3 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (2.40%) WCF
9 3 (2.40%) WPF
9 3 (2.40%) Silverlight
9 3 (2.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Clustering
2 9 (7.20%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.60%) FlexPod
4 6 (4.80%) iPhone
4 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.40%) LIMS
6 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) W3C
6 3 (2.40%) Firmware
7 2 (1.60%) Xbox
7 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.60%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.60%) FMCG
8 1 (0.80%) Open Source
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (12.80%) Linux
5 10 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (6.40%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (6.40%) Android
7 7 (5.60%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.80%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (4.80%) Windows Phone
8 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.80%) UNIX
9 4 (3.20%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (3.20%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.40%) Windows CE
11 2 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.80%) Debian
12 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.40%) ITIL
2 15 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (11.20%) MVC
4 12 (9.60%) Project Management
5 11 (8.80%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.20%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.40%) Scrum
9 6 (4.80%) Logistics
9 6 (4.80%) OOP
9 6 (4.80%) OO
9 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.80%) B2B
9 6 (4.80%) B2C
9 6 (4.80%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 25 (20.00%) C#
3 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.20%) C++
6 7 (5.60%) C
7 6 (4.80%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.20%) Python
8 4 (3.20%) Java
8 4 (3.20%) Perl
8 4 (3.20%) XPath
9 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.40%) VB
9 3 (2.40%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.40%) XAML
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) PHP5
11 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.00%) MCSE
3 10 (8.00%) MCITP
4 9 (7.20%) CCA
4 9 (7.20%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (7.20%) MCTS
4 9 (7.20%) CCEE
5 8 (6.40%) VCAP
6 7 (5.60%) VTSP
6 7 (5.60%) VCDX
6 7 (5.60%) NCDA
6 7 (5.60%) NCIE
7 6 (4.80%) Degree
8 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.80%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 57 (45.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (40.80%) Active Directory
3 28 (22.40%) Hyper-V
3 28 (22.40%) vSphere
4 10 (8.00%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.20%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.40%) VMware ESX
7 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (3.20%) UAG
8 4 (3.20%) XenApp
9 2 (1.60%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.80%) Xen
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.80%) Postfix
10 1 (0.80%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 13 (10.40%) SCCM
2 11 (8.80%) WSUS
3 4 (3.20%) Plesk
4 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.40%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (53.60%) Microsoft
2 64 (51.20%) VMware
3 28 (22.40%) Citrix
4 12 (9.60%) Cisco
5 11 (8.80%) HP
5 11 (8.80%) NetApp
6 8 (6.40%) Oracle
7 7 (5.60%) Altiris
8 6 (4.80%) Dell
9 4 (3.20%) IBM
10 3 (2.40%) Adobe
11 2 (1.60%) Intel
12 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.80%) Sage
12 1 (0.80%) EMC
12 1 (0.80%) Business Objects
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £19,460 to £19,460 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on skills & experience
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago