The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 75 63 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 16.27% 15.18% 17.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.88% 60.00% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 52
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £27,600 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 105 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 34.71% 25.30% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 102 64 78
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
North Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in York

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 69 (48.59%) VMware
3 61 (42.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (42.96%) Active Directory
4 50 (35.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (28.17%) SQL Server
7 39 (27.46%) SQL
8 34 (23.94%) ITIL
9 31 (21.83%) vSphere
10 30 (21.13%) Hyper-V
11 29 (20.42%) .NET
11 29 (20.42%) C#
11 29 (20.42%) Linux
11 29 (20.42%) Citrix
12 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
13 23 (16.20%) ASP.NET
13 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
14 22 (15.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
16 19 (13.38%) SAN
17 18 (12.68%) MS Exchange
17 18 (12.68%) HTML
17 18 (12.68%) .NET Framework
18 17 (11.97%) Load Balancing
18 17 (11.97%) jQuery
18 17 (11.97%) T-SQL
19 16 (11.27%) MVC
19 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.56%) Lync
3 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.04%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.82%) CMS
6 4 (2.82%) Apache
6 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.82%) Jetty
7 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.75%) MS Project
3 9 (6.34%) MS Office
4 3 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Line 500
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.45%) SaaS
3 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
2 19 (13.38%) SAN
3 10 (7.04%) Firewall
4 8 (5.63%) DNS
5 7 (4.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (4.93%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (4.23%) Unified Communications
6 6 (4.23%) NAS
7 4 (2.82%) Internet
7 4 (2.82%) SSH
8 3 (2.11%) VPN
8 3 (2.11%) WAN
8 3 (2.11%) DHCP
8 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.11%) IPv4
9 2 (1.41%) LAN
9 2 (1.41%) Network Security
10 1 (0.70%) VLAN
10 1 (0.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.52%) MySQL
4 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.11%) Hudson
3 3 (2.11%) Subversion
3 3 (2.11%) NUnit
3 3 (2.11%) Maven
3 3 (2.11%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.41%) Toad
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (4.23%) Finance
1 6 (4.23%) Billing
2 4 (2.82%) Legal
2 4 (2.82%) Marketing
3 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (29.58%) Developer
2 18 (12.68%) Consultant
2 18 (12.68%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.56%) Software Developer
4 14 (9.86%) C# Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) Analyst
7 11 (7.75%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Project Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (5.63%) IT Support
11 7 (4.93%) FlexPod Consultant
11 7 (4.93%) VMware Consultant
11 7 (4.93%) VMware Specialist
11 7 (4.93%) Virtualisation Specialist
11 7 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.93%) Storage Consultant
11 7 (4.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.42%) .NET
2 23 (16.20%) ASP.NET
3 18 (12.68%) HTML
3 18 (12.68%) .NET Framework
4 17 (11.97%) jQuery
5 14 (9.86%) CSS
6 12 (8.45%) Web Services
7 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 6 (4.23%) WCF
8 5 (3.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (3.52%) Ajax
8 5 (3.52%) JSON
8 5 (3.52%) XML
9 4 (2.82%) J2EE
9 4 (2.82%) XSLT
9 4 (2.82%) WinForms
9 4 (2.82%) REST
10 3 (2.11%) Spring Integration
10 3 (2.11%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.34%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.93%) FlexPod
3 7 (4.93%) Clustering
4 6 (4.23%) iPhone
4 6 (4.23%) Xbox
4 6 (4.23%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.11%) Open Source
7 3 (2.11%) LIMS
7 3 (2.11%) W3C
7 3 (2.11%) Firmware
8 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.21%) Windows Server 2003
2 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (20.42%) Linux
4 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.45%) Android
6 10 (7.04%) UNIX
6 10 (7.04%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.23%) Windows Phone
8 6 (4.23%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (4.23%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (2.82%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.11%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) ITIL
2 17 (11.97%) Load Balancing
3 16 (11.27%) MVC
4 14 (9.86%) Unit Testing
4 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (8.45%) Project Management
7 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.63%) OO
8 8 (5.63%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.93%) Scrum
10 6 (4.23%) OOP
10 6 (4.23%) B2B
10 6 (4.23%) B2C
10 6 (4.23%) Logistics
10 6 (4.23%) High Availability
11 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.82%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.46%) SQL
2 29 (20.42%) C#
3 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.97%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.04%) Java
6 8 (5.63%) C++
6 8 (5.63%) Perl
7 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.93%) Python
7 7 (4.93%) C
8 5 (3.52%) PHP
9 4 (2.82%) VB
9 4 (2.82%) Ruby
9 4 (2.82%) XPath
10 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.11%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.11%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.11%) XAML
11 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.45%) MCSE
4 11 (7.75%) MCITP
5 10 (7.04%) MCTS
6 9 (6.34%) CCEE
6 9 (6.34%) CCA
6 9 (6.34%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (5.63%) VCAP
8 7 (4.93%) VCDX
8 7 (4.93%) VTSP
8 7 (4.93%) NCDA
8 7 (4.93%) NCIE
9 6 (4.23%) Degree
10 1 (0.70%) CCIA
10 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
1 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (42.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 61 (42.96%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.83%) vSphere
3 30 (21.13%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.04%) VMware ESX
4 10 (7.04%) XenDesktop
5 9 (6.34%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.82%) UAG
7 4 (2.82%) XenApp
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.41%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.70%) Postfix
9 1 (0.70%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) SCCM
2 11 (7.75%) WSUS
3 8 (5.63%) Plesk
4 4 (2.82%) Puppet
5 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 69 (48.59%) VMware
3 29 (20.42%) Citrix
4 14 (9.86%) NetApp
5 12 (8.45%) Cisco
6 11 (7.75%) HP
7 7 (4.93%) Altiris
7 7 (4.93%) Oracle
8 6 (4.23%) Dell
9 4 (2.82%) EMC
9 4 (2.82%) IBM
10 3 (2.11%) Adobe
11 2 (1.41%) Intel
12 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.70%) Google
12 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.70%) Sage
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