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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
Rank 13 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 704 800 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.57% 12.49% 14.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.50% 59.61% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 633 685 834
Median salary £30,000 £37,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +11.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
1043 1342 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.10% 20.95% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1137 1482
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +1 507 £32,250 -15.13% 67
North Yorkshire -6 88 £25,000 -16.66% 8
South Yorkshire +2 79 £27,500 -26.66% 11
East Yorkshire +7 27 £27,500 +15.78% 2
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 790 (52.53%) Microsoft
2 744 (49.47%) Windows Server
3 734 (48.80%) Active Directory
4 585 (38.90%) VMware
5 407 (27.06%) SQL Server
6 403 (26.80%) SQL
7 394 (26.20%) ITIL
8 392 (26.06%) MS Exchange
9 378 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 368 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 368 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 335 (22.27%) Linux
12 292 (19.41%) MS Excel
13 247 (16.42%) .NET
14 233 (15.49%) Cisco
15 225 (14.96%) MS Office
16 224 (14.89%) Citrix
17 219 (14.56%) SAN
17 219 (14.56%) Finance
17 219 (14.56%) Windows 7
18 208 (13.83%) DNS
19 207 (13.76%) Unix
20 206 (13.70%) LAN
21 205 (13.63%) Firewall
22 201 (13.36%) WAN
22 201 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
23 198 (13.16%) Office 365
24 195 (12.97%) IIS
25 187 (12.43%) C#
26 185 (12.30%) Hyper-V

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
1 392 (26.06%) MS Exchange
2 195 (12.97%) IIS
3 151 (10.04%) SharePoint
4 148 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 72 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 67 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 63 (4.19%) WebSphere
8 61 (4.06%) JBoss
9 54 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 39 (2.59%) Skype for Business
11 34 (2.26%) CloudStack
11 34 (2.26%) OpenStack
12 31 (2.06%) Tomcat
13 23 (1.53%) Apache
14 17 (1.13%) CMS
15 15 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.86%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 292 (19.41%) MS Excel
2 225 (14.96%) MS Office
3 11 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.066%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Visualfiles
2 5 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.13%) Maximo
4 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.066%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.066%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.066%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 198 (13.16%) Office 365
2 116 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.26%) Mimecast
5 14 (0.93%) SaaS
6 7 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.40%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.27%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.066%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.066%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 219 (14.56%) SAN
2 208 (13.83%) DNS
3 206 (13.70%) LAN
4 205 (13.63%) Firewall
5 201 (13.36%) WAN
6 149 (9.91%) DHCP
7 116 (7.71%) TCP/IP
8 108 (7.18%) VPN
9 70 (4.65%) Internet
10 57 (3.79%) VoIP
11 55 (3.66%) NAS
12 49 (3.26%) Wireless
13 41 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
13 41 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
14 31 (2.06%) MPLS
15 27 (1.80%) Network Security
16 18 (1.20%) SSL
16 18 (1.20%) VLAN
17 15 (1.00%) Wireless Security
18 13 (0.86%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 97 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (2.53%) MySQL
6 37 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (0.93%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.47%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.40%) QlikView
18 5 (0.33%) MongoDB
19 3 (0.20%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 58 (3.86%) Visual Studio
2 37 (2.46%) Jenkins
3 29 (1.93%) TeamCity
4 28 (1.86%) JIRA
4 28 (1.86%) Subversion
5 23 (1.53%) Git (software)
6 22 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (1.33%) Ant
7 20 (1.33%) Maven
8 15 (1.00%) Eclipse
9 12 (0.80%) JMeter
10 11 (0.73%) MSTest
10 11 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.60%) YouTrack
12 8 (0.53%) Android Studio
12 8 (0.53%) Selenium
13 7 (0.47%) Burp Suite
14 6 (0.40%) Moq
14 6 (0.40%) NuGet
General
1 219 (14.56%) Finance
2 61 (4.06%) Telecoms
3 38 (2.53%) Legal
4 30 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 17 (1.13%) Games
6 16 (1.06%) Banking
6 16 (1.06%) Law
6 16 (1.06%) Retail
7 14 (0.93%) Marketing
8 11 (0.73%) Publishing
9 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.47%) Advertising
11 6 (0.40%) Back Office
12 5 (0.33%) Electronics
13 2 (0.13%) French Language
13 2 (0.13%) German Language
13 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 375 (24.93%) Analyst
2 217 (14.43%) Support Analyst
3 169 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 164 (10.90%) Support Engineer
5 153 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
6 146 (9.71%) IT Support
7 136 (9.04%) Developer
8 124 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
9 108 (7.18%) IT Analyst
10 95 (6.32%) VMware Engineer
11 86 (5.72%) Service Analyst
12 84 (5.59%) IT Engineer
12 84 (5.59%) IT Support Analyst
12 84 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
13 74 (4.92%) .NET Developer
14 73 (4.85%) Applications Support
15 70 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 69 (4.59%) C# Developer
17 65 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
18 63 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (16.42%) .NET
2 119 (7.91%) HTML
3 108 (7.18%) ASP.NET
4 81 (5.39%) Web Services
5 68 (4.52%) XML
6 64 (4.26%) CSS
7 55 (3.66%) .NET Framework
8 49 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (3.06%) jQuery
10 43 (2.86%) WinForms
11 40 (2.66%) SOAP
11 40 (2.66%) WCF
12 33 (2.19%) WPF
13 27 (1.80%) AngularJS
14 18 (1.20%) JSON
14 18 (1.20%) Middleware
15 14 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (0.80%) Entity Framework
16 12 (0.80%) HTML5
17 11 (0.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.05%) Data Centre
2 86 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (3.92%) Clustering
4 55 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.39%) Driving Licence
6 35 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.33%) Replication
7 22 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.46%) iPad
8 18 (1.20%) EMC VNX
8 18 (1.20%) iPhone
9 17 (1.13%) CESG
9 17 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 17 (1.13%) PKI
10 16 (1.06%) Fintech
11 15 (1.00%) User Experience
12 14 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.86%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.86%) HP Storage
13 13 (0.86%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 744 (49.47%) Windows Server
2 368 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 368 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 335 (22.27%) Linux
4 219 (14.56%) Windows 7
5 207 (13.76%) Unix
6 165 (10.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (5.85%) Windows 10
8 64 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 31 (2.06%) Windows XP
11 28 (1.86%) Android
12 25 (1.66%) Solaris
13 20 (1.33%) Windows Phone
14 16 (1.06%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.73%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.66%) AIX
17 9 (0.60%) HPUX
17 9 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
18 8 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (26.20%) ITIL
2 150 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 98 (6.52%) MVC
5 91 (6.05%) DevOps
6 77 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (4.99%) Information Security
8 65 (4.32%) Software Engineering
9 63 (4.19%) SDLC
9 63 (4.19%) Time Management
10 62 (4.12%) Scrum
11 59 (3.92%) Service Management
12 55 (3.66%) ITIL V3
13 54 (3.59%) Change Management
13 54 (3.59%) High Availability
13 54 (3.59%) Migration
13 54 (3.59%) Service Delivery
14 52 (3.46%) Problem Management
15 43 (2.86%) Project Management
16 42 (2.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 403 (26.80%) SQL
2 187 (12.43%) C#
3 175 (11.64%) PowerShell
4 123 (8.18%) JavaScript
5 121 (8.05%) Java
6 98 (6.52%) Python
7 66 (4.39%) Ruby
8 59 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 54 (3.59%) Perl
10 49 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 48 (3.19%) C
12 38 (2.53%) PHP
13 37 (2.46%) C++
14 35 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 34 (2.26%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.93%) VB
17 25 (1.66%) VB.NET
18 20 (1.33%) BeanShell
18 20 (1.33%) VB6
19 11 (0.73%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 201 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (6.91%) Degree
3 103 (6.85%) MCSE
4 85 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (5.32%) MCSA
6 70 (4.65%) CCNA
7 40 (2.66%) CCNP
8 38 (2.53%) MCP
9 31 (2.06%) Security Cleared
10 29 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
11 28 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (1.86%) SC Cleared
12 26 (1.73%) MCITP
13 23 (1.53%) CREST Certified
14 19 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (1.20%) CEH
16 16 (1.06%) CCA
16 16 (1.06%) OSCP
17 15 (1.00%) CCIE
17 15 (1.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (12.03%) SLA
2 31 (2.06%) QA
3 26 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.60%) HL7
6 8 (0.53%) DICOM
7 3 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) PMO
9 1 (0.066%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.066%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.066%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.066%) UCITS
System Software
1 734 (48.80%) Active Directory
2 378 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (12.30%) Hyper-V
4 128 (8.51%) vSphere
5 80 (5.32%) XenApp
6 61 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (3.52%) XenServer
8 35 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 35 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 34 (2.26%) Xen
10 33 (2.19%) Terminal Services
11 16 (1.06%) Terminal Server
12 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 13 (0.86%) OpenSIPS
14 10 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
15 6 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.27%) Docker
17 3 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 130 (8.64%) SCCM
2 108 (7.18%) SCOM
3 45 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (2.99%) Puppet
4 34 (2.26%) WSUS
5 30 (1.99%) Ansible
6 22 (1.46%) NetBackup
7 15 (1.00%) vMotion
8 13 (0.86%) Backup Exec
8 13 (0.86%) Tivoli
9 12 (0.80%) EMC VPLEX
9 12 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.73%) Cobbler
10 11 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
10 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (0.66%) OpenView
12 8 (0.53%) DameWare
12 8 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.53%) Nessus
13 7 (0.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 790 (52.53%) Microsoft
2 585 (38.90%) VMware
3 233 (15.49%) Cisco
4 224 (14.89%) Citrix
5 149 (9.91%) Oracle
6 122 (8.11%) HP
7 80 (5.32%) NetApp
8 71 (4.72%) Red Hat
9 54 (3.59%) EMC
10 48 (3.19%) Avaya
11 33 (2.19%) EnterpriseDB
12 31 (2.06%) Dell
12 31 (2.06%) F5
13 26 (1.73%) Veeam
14 25 (1.66%) Symantec
15 24 (1.60%) CommVault
16 21 (1.40%) Juniper
17 19 (1.26%) IBM
18 18 (1.20%) Dell Compellent
19 17 (1.13%) SonicWALL
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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