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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 848 1068 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.29% 15.49% 15.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.34% 63.46% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 716 915 864
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1223 1683 1905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.05% 24.41% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1413 1466
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 599 £36,500 +4.28% 75
South Yorkshire +2 109 £26,000 -33.33% 20
North Yorkshire +6 106 £32,000 -11.11% 14
East Yorkshire 0 23 £24,750 -7.47% 2
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 821 (47.27%) Windows Server
2 799 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 739 (42.54%) Active Directory
4 646 (37.19%) VMware
5 470 (27.06%) SQL Server
6 468 (26.94%) ITIL
7 439 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 415 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 390 (22.45%) Linux
10 359 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 358 (20.61%) SQL
12 337 (19.40%) MS Excel
13 316 (18.19%) MS Exchange
14 305 (17.56%) Citrix
15 283 (16.29%) Finance
16 278 (16.00%) SAN
17 276 (15.89%) .NET
18 261 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
19 245 (14.10%) MS Office
20 241 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
21 235 (13.53%) Cisco
22 231 (13.30%) Windows 7
23 226 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
24 212 (12.20%) DNS
25 209 (12.03%) HP
26 208 (11.97%) Unix
27 199 (11.46%) IIS
28 197 (11.34%) Oracle
29 194 (11.17%) Firewall
30 176 (10.13%) SCCM

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
1 316 (18.19%) MS Exchange
2 199 (11.46%) IIS
3 145 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 96 (5.53%) SharePoint
5 60 (3.45%) WebSphere
6 57 (3.28%) Skype for Business
7 47 (2.71%) CloudStack
7 47 (2.71%) JBoss
8 46 (2.65%) WebLogic
9 44 (2.53%) Tomcat
10 41 (2.36%) Apache
11 36 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 34 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
13 28 (1.61%) Confluence
14 27 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 27 (1.55%) OpenStack
15 20 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 19 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 337 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 245 (14.10%) MS Office
3 40 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.29%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.17%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.35%) Pegasus Opera
3 6 (0.35%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.29%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.23%) SystmOne
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.12%) assyst
7 2 (0.12%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Line 500
7 2 (0.12%) Magento
7 2 (0.12%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.12%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 139 (8.00%) Office 365
2 106 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 25 (1.44%) Amazon S3
6 23 (1.32%) SaaS
7 18 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 18 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
7 18 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (1.04%) CloudFront
8 15 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.40%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.35%) IaaS
12 5 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.29%) Route 53
12 5 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 278 (16.00%) SAN
2 212 (12.20%) DNS
3 194 (11.17%) Firewall
4 155 (8.92%) DHCP
5 150 (8.64%) TCP/IP
6 140 (8.06%) LAN
7 131 (7.54%) WAN
8 120 (6.91%) VPN
9 84 (4.84%) Internet
10 64 (3.68%) Wireless
11 55 (3.17%) NAS
12 54 (3.11%) VoIP
13 37 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
14 35 (2.01%) Network Security
15 27 (1.55%) IP Telephony
15 27 (1.55%) Wireless Security
16 22 (1.27%) SSL
17 20 (1.15%) HTTP
18 17 (0.98%) MPLS
19 16 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 470 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (5.18%) MySQL
4 71 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 35 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 27 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 25 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 23 (1.32%) Redis
13 22 (1.27%) Hadoop
13 22 (1.27%) Informix
14 19 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 18 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
16 17 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 75 (4.32%) Jenkins
2 63 (3.63%) Visual Studio
3 53 (3.05%) JIRA
4 48 (2.76%) Git (software)
5 31 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (1.21%) Subversion
7 20 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (0.86%) NUnit
10 14 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (0.81%) Selenium
11 13 (0.75%) JUnit
12 12 (0.69%) Moq
13 10 (0.58%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.52%) MSTest
14 9 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
15 6 (0.35%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.35%) Metasploit
15 6 (0.35%) MSI
15 6 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 283 (16.29%) Finance
2 71 (4.09%) Retail
3 57 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 40 (2.30%) Publishing
5 39 (2.25%) Legal
6 36 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.84%) Banking
8 30 (1.73%) Back Office
9 24 (1.38%) Games
10 21 (1.21%) Electronics
10 21 (1.21%) Law
11 16 (0.92%) Marketing
11 16 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.52%) Local Government
13 6 (0.35%) Billing
14 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.17%) Advertising
15 3 (0.17%) Military
15 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 414 (23.83%) Analyst
2 204 (11.74%) Support Analyst
3 201 (11.57%) Developer
4 186 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 182 (10.48%) IT Support
6 141 (8.12%) IT Analyst
7 136 (7.83%) Support Engineer
8 132 (7.60%) Service Analyst
9 121 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
10 103 (5.93%) .NET Developer
10 103 (5.93%) Consultant
11 101 (5.81%) IT Support Analyst
12 98 (5.64%) IT Engineer
13 97 (5.58%) Windows Engineer
14 93 (5.35%) C# Developer
15 92 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
16 85 (4.89%) Applications Support
17 70 (4.03%) Administrator
17 70 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
18 66 (3.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (15.89%) .NET
2 146 (8.41%) Web Services
3 138 (7.94%) HTML
4 118 (6.79%) ASP.NET
5 100 (5.76%) .NET Framework
6 75 (4.32%) XML
7 66 (3.80%) jQuery
7 66 (3.80%) WCF
8 55 (3.17%) CSS
9 52 (2.99%) WinForms
10 48 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (2.36%) SOAP
12 36 (2.07%) REST
13 35 (2.01%) WPF
14 27 (1.55%) HTML5
15 21 (1.21%) LAMP
16 20 (1.15%) Ajax
16 20 (1.15%) AngularJS
16 20 (1.15%) JSON
17 19 (1.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 116 (6.68%) Data Centre
2 102 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (4.03%) Clustering
4 63 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 63 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 41 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 38 (2.19%) Blackberry
8 32 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 30 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 29 (1.67%) iPad
11 28 (1.61%) PKI
11 28 (1.61%) User Experience
12 25 (1.44%) CESG
12 25 (1.44%) Replication
13 12 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
13 12 (0.69%) iPhone
14 11 (0.63%) AS400
14 11 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
14 11 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 821 (47.27%) Windows Server
2 439 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 390 (22.45%) Linux
4 359 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 241 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 231 (13.30%) Windows 7
7 208 (11.97%) Unix
8 88 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 88 (5.07%) Windows 8
8 88 (5.07%) Windows XP
9 74 (4.26%) Android
10 64 (3.68%) Apple iOS
11 58 (3.34%) Windows 10
12 40 (2.30%) Solaris
13 31 (1.78%) Windows Phone
14 24 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
15 22 (1.27%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.86%) AIX
17 12 (0.69%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (26.94%) ITIL
2 226 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (6.39%) DevOps
4 108 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (5.30%) MVC
6 88 (5.07%) Service Management
7 86 (4.95%) Software Engineering
8 82 (4.72%) Information Security
9 78 (4.49%) Time Management
10 76 (4.38%) Project Management
11 73 (4.20%) Service Delivery
12 72 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 65 (3.74%) ITIL V3
14 63 (3.63%) Root Cause Analysis
15 62 (3.57%) CRM
16 60 (3.45%) High Availability
16 60 (3.45%) Scrum
17 59 (3.40%) TDD
18 57 (3.28%) SDLC
19 54 (3.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 358 (20.61%) SQL
2 165 (9.50%) C#
3 160 (9.21%) PowerShell
4 141 (8.12%) Python
5 133 (7.66%) Java
6 106 (6.10%) Bash Shell
7 94 (5.41%) Ruby
8 91 (5.24%) JavaScript
9 65 (3.74%) Perl
9 65 (3.74%) T-SQL
10 44 (2.53%) PHP
11 38 (2.19%) C
11 38 (2.19%) C++
12 37 (2.13%) VB.NET
13 36 (2.07%) VB
14 28 (1.61%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.63%) VBA
16 8 (0.46%) VB6
17 6 (0.35%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.35%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 261 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 159 (9.15%) MCSE
3 134 (7.71%) Degree
4 110 (6.33%) MCSA
5 87 (5.01%) MCP
6 62 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 61 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (2.94%) MCITP
8 51 (2.94%) Security Cleared
9 43 (2.48%) CCNA
10 37 (2.13%) SC Cleared
11 36 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 29 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
13 27 (1.55%) CREST Certified
14 23 (1.32%) MCDST
15 22 (1.27%) CCNP
16 12 (0.69%) CCIE
16 12 (0.69%) MCTS
17 11 (0.63%) CCA
18 10 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (9.04%) SLA
2 23 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.21%) QA
4 14 (0.81%) COBIT
5 8 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.29%) ISO19770
6 5 (0.29%) ISO22301
7 4 (0.23%) DICOM
7 4 (0.23%) HL7
8 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.058%) ISO27002
System Software
1 739 (42.54%) Active Directory
2 415 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 169 (9.73%) Hyper-V
4 136 (7.83%) vSphere
5 96 (5.53%) XenApp
6 64 (3.68%) XenDesktop
7 48 (2.76%) XenServer
8 39 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 35 (2.01%) Xen
10 33 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (1.67%) VMware ESX
12 20 (1.15%) Docker
13 19 (1.09%) Terminal Server
13 19 (1.09%) VMware Server
14 13 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
15 11 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (0.63%) vCloud
16 8 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
17 7 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
18 6 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 176 (10.13%) SCCM
2 123 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 107 (6.16%) Puppet
4 87 (5.01%) SCOM
5 54 (3.11%) Salt
6 53 (3.05%) Nagios
7 29 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 29 (1.67%) NetBackup
8 28 (1.61%) Opsview
9 27 (1.55%) Ansible
9 27 (1.55%) Tivoli
10 26 (1.50%) WSUS
11 25 (1.44%) Backup Exec
11 25 (1.44%) Cobbler
12 24 (1.38%) Cacti
12 24 (1.38%) Graphite
12 24 (1.38%) ZABBIX
13 22 (1.27%) Grafana
13 22 (1.27%) OpenView
14 20 (1.15%) DameWare
Vendors
1 799 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 646 (37.19%) VMware
3 305 (17.56%) Citrix
4 235 (13.53%) Cisco
5 209 (12.03%) HP
6 197 (11.34%) Oracle
7 111 (6.39%) Red Hat
8 98 (5.64%) NetApp
9 56 (3.22%) F5
10 40 (2.30%) Apple
11 37 (2.13%) Avaya
12 36 (2.07%) 3PAR
12 36 (2.07%) Symantec
13 35 (2.01%) EMC
14 30 (1.73%) Splunk
15 29 (1.67%) Dell
15 29 (1.67%) Google
16 28 (1.61%) SolarWinds
17 27 (1.55%) Sage
18 26 (1.50%) IBM
Hessle, North Humberside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + on-call + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 25 days Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago