The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 864 976 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.11% 14.65% 14.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.82% 61.85% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 757 826 816
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Windows
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1203 1578 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.04% 23.69% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1293 1359
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
West Yorkshire +2 613 £36,500 +2.81% 63
North Yorkshire +1 119 £32,500 -7.14% 13
South Yorkshire -3 97 £28,750 -19.01% 16
East Yorkshire +10 28 £26,125 -12.91% 8
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 825 (48.73%) Windows Server
2 791 (46.72%) Microsoft
3 774 (45.72%) Active Directory
4 694 (40.99%) VMware
5 461 (27.23%) ITIL
6 457 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 455 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 446 (26.34%) SQL Server
9 406 (23.98%) SQL
10 382 (22.56%) Linux
11 375 (22.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 352 (20.79%) MS Exchange
13 320 (18.90%) MS Excel
14 307 (18.13%) Citrix
15 285 (16.83%) SAN
16 266 (15.71%) Finance
17 263 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
18 258 (15.24%) Cisco
19 245 (14.47%) Windows 7
20 238 (14.06%) MS Office
21 230 (13.59%) .NET
22 224 (13.23%) Windows Server 2003
23 220 (12.99%) Unix
24 216 (12.76%) Firewall
25 209 (12.34%) DNS
26 201 (11.87%) Hyper-V
27 197 (11.64%) HP
28 188 (11.10%) Agile Software Development
29 184 (10.87%) Office 365
30 181 (10.69%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 352 (20.79%) MS Exchange
2 181 (10.69%) IIS
3 140 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 120 (7.09%) SharePoint
5 61 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 53 (3.13%) JBoss
7 49 (2.89%) WebLogic
8 38 (2.24%) Skype for Business
9 35 (2.07%) Tomcat
10 33 (1.95%) Apache
11 30 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (1.59%) CloudStack
12 27 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (1.59%) OpenStack
13 25 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 21 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
15 19 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (0.95%) IBM Notes
16 16 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 320 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 238 (14.06%) MS Office
3 28 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.059%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.35%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.30%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.24%) SystmOne
6 2 (0.12%) assyst
6 2 (0.12%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Line 500
6 2 (0.12%) Magento
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.12%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.12%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 184 (10.87%) Office 365
2 102 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.48%) SaaS
5 21 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 16 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon Glacier
9 9 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.53%) CloudFront
10 8 (0.47%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.30%) AWS OpsWorks
13 4 (0.24%) IaaS
14 2 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 285 (16.83%) SAN
2 216 (12.76%) Firewall
3 209 (12.34%) DNS
4 179 (10.57%) LAN
5 170 (10.04%) WAN
6 161 (9.51%) DHCP
7 156 (9.21%) TCP/IP
8 125 (7.38%) VPN
9 89 (5.26%) Wireless
10 66 (3.90%) VoIP
11 59 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
12 57 (3.37%) Internet
13 40 (2.36%) Network Security
14 38 (2.24%) NAS
15 32 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
15 32 (1.89%) Wireless Security
16 28 (1.65%) IP Telephony
17 26 (1.54%) VLAN
18 25 (1.48%) SSL
19 22 (1.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 446 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (4.08%) MySQL
4 64 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 60 (3.54%) Oracle Database
6 51 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
11 12 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.59%) GIS
12 10 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.59%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 68 (4.02%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 47 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.83%) JIRA
5 26 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (1.00%) Subversion
7 14 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (0.83%) Selenium
8 13 (0.77%) JMeter
9 11 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (0.65%) Maven
9 11 (0.65%) Moq
10 10 (0.59%) Ant
10 10 (0.59%) JUnit
10 10 (0.59%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.47%) MSTest
11 8 (0.47%) NUnit
11 8 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (0.41%) Travis CI
General
1 266 (15.71%) Finance
2 44 (2.60%) Publishing
3 41 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 40 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 33 (1.95%) Legal
6 32 (1.89%) Retail
7 30 (1.77%) Games
8 24 (1.42%) Back Office
9 21 (1.24%) Electronics
10 15 (0.89%) Banking
11 11 (0.65%) Law
12 10 (0.59%) Local Government
12 10 (0.59%) Marketing
13 6 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.30%) Billing
15 4 (0.24%) Advertising
15 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.24%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.18%) German Language
16 3 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 416 (24.57%) Analyst
2 220 (12.99%) Support Analyst
3 188 (11.10%) IT Support
4 179 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 172 (10.16%) Developer
6 157 (9.27%) Support Engineer
7 146 (8.62%) IT Analyst
8 132 (7.80%) Windows Engineer
9 123 (7.27%) Service Analyst
9 123 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
10 110 (6.50%) IT Support Analyst
11 105 (6.20%) C# Developer
12 101 (5.97%) IT Engineer
13 92 (5.43%) .NET Developer
14 88 (5.20%) 2nd Line Support
15 84 (4.96%) Applications Support
16 80 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 80 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
17 66 (3.90%) Software Developer
18 65 (3.84%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (13.59%) .NET
2 132 (7.80%) HTML
3 113 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 108 (6.38%) Web Services
5 74 (4.37%) .NET Framework
6 65 (3.84%) jQuery
7 56 (3.31%) WCF
8 55 (3.25%) XML
9 51 (3.01%) CSS
10 47 (2.78%) WinForms
11 42 (2.48%) SOAP
12 37 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (2.13%) WPF
14 23 (1.36%) AngularJS
15 22 (1.30%) Node.js
16 18 (1.06%) HTML5
17 14 (0.83%) LAMP
18 12 (0.71%) REST
19 11 (0.65%) Middleware
19 11 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.26%) Data Centre
2 85 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (3.72%) Clustering
4 59 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 59 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 41 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 38 (2.24%) CESG
7 33 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 30 (1.77%) Blackberry
9 27 (1.59%) Replication
10 25 (1.48%) iPad
11 22 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.00%) PKI
12 17 (1.00%) User Experience
13 15 (0.89%) iPhone
14 13 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
15 12 (0.71%) Fintech
15 12 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 825 (48.73%) Windows Server
2 455 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 382 (22.56%) Linux
4 375 (22.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 245 (14.47%) Windows 7
6 224 (13.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 220 (12.99%) Unix
8 95 (5.61%) Windows 8
9 77 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 63 (3.72%) Windows 10
11 62 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 54 (3.19%) Android
13 45 (2.66%) Apple iOS
14 33 (1.95%) Solaris
15 22 (1.30%) Mac OS X
16 20 (1.18%) Windows Phone
17 14 (0.83%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.77%) Windows Vista
19 10 (0.59%) AIX
20 8 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (27.23%) ITIL
2 188 (11.10%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 103 (6.08%) DevOps
5 94 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (5.08%) MVC
6 86 (5.08%) Service Management
7 85 (5.02%) Information Security
8 78 (4.61%) Project Management
9 76 (4.49%) Time Management
10 72 (4.25%) ITIL V3
11 69 (4.08%) High Availability
12 68 (4.02%) Software Engineering
13 66 (3.90%) Mentoring
13 66 (3.90%) SDLC
14 62 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
15 56 (3.31%) Penetration Testing
16 54 (3.19%) Problem Management
17 53 (3.13%) Change Control
18 52 (3.07%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 406 (23.98%) SQL
2 178 (10.51%) PowerShell
3 167 (9.86%) C#
4 147 (8.68%) Java
5 130 (7.68%) Python
6 94 (5.55%) Ruby
7 81 (4.78%) JavaScript
8 78 (4.61%) Bash Shell
9 67 (3.96%) Perl
10 56 (3.31%) T-SQL
11 52 (3.07%) PHP
12 51 (3.01%) C
13 48 (2.84%) C++
14 31 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 25 (1.48%) VB
17 20 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.53%) BeanShell
19 8 (0.47%) VB6
20 7 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 263 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (9.10%) Degree
3 144 (8.51%) MCSE
4 132 (7.80%) MCSA
5 80 (4.73%) MCP
6 55 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
6 55 (3.25%) Security Cleared
7 50 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (2.66%) SC Cleared
9 44 (2.60%) CCNA
9 44 (2.60%) MCITP
10 40 (2.36%) CREST Certified
11 30 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (1.12%) MCDST
14 16 (0.95%) CCNP
15 14 (0.83%) CHECK Team Member
16 12 (0.71%) MCTS
16 12 (0.71%) Tigerscheme
17 10 (0.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (9.98%) SLA
2 37 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.65%) QA
5 9 (0.53%) DICOM
5 9 (0.53%) HL7
6 8 (0.47%) COBIT
6 8 (0.47%) ISO19770
6 8 (0.47%) ISO22301
7 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 774 (45.72%) Active Directory
2 457 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 201 (11.87%) Hyper-V
4 118 (6.97%) vSphere
5 97 (5.73%) XenApp
6 67 (3.96%) XenDesktop
7 42 (2.48%) Terminal Services
8 40 (2.36%) XenServer
9 39 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
10 38 (2.24%) VMware ESX
11 31 (1.83%) Xen
12 20 (1.18%) Terminal Server
13 17 (1.00%) VMware Server
14 13 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
15 12 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
16 11 (0.65%) Docker
17 10 (0.59%) vCloud
18 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 9 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
19 8 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 174 (10.28%) SCCM
2 105 (6.20%) SCOM
3 102 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
4 99 (5.85%) Puppet
5 38 (2.24%) Salt
6 35 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
7 30 (1.77%) NetBackup
8 27 (1.59%) OpenView
8 27 (1.59%) Tivoli
9 25 (1.48%) Ansible
9 25 (1.48%) Cobbler
10 23 (1.36%) Nagios
10 23 (1.36%) WSUS
11 22 (1.30%) Rundeck
12 21 (1.24%) CFEngine
13 20 (1.18%) Backup Exec
14 18 (1.06%) DameWare
15 15 (0.89%) ZABBIX
16 14 (0.83%) AirWatch
17 10 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 791 (46.72%) Microsoft
2 694 (40.99%) VMware
3 307 (18.13%) Citrix
4 258 (15.24%) Cisco
5 197 (11.64%) HP
6 180 (10.63%) Oracle
7 112 (6.62%) NetApp
8 89 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 50 (2.95%) Avaya
10 47 (2.78%) F5
11 40 (2.36%) Splunk
12 38 (2.24%) EMC
13 37 (2.19%) Apple
14 36 (2.13%) Dell
15 32 (1.89%) 3PAR
15 32 (1.89%) Google
16 31 (1.83%) Symantec
17 26 (1.54%) Veeam
18 25 (1.48%) EnterpriseDB
19 24 (1.42%) Hitachi
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,500 travel allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago