Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 16 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 12.09% 11.29% 7.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.57% 63.64% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 24
Durham median annual salary £21,500 £29,250 £31,479
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.50% -7.08% +1.55%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,625 £42,500
North East median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -4.92% -18.67%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 70 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 20.65% 17.74% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 61 41 54
Durham median annual salary £27,000 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
North East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% -5.71%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Durham

Windows
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Windows in Durham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Durham over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Durham

Windows
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Durham region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +2 14 £26,000 -20.00% 7
Stockton-on-Tees +5 10 £20,000 -52.94% 2
Hartlepool -4 1 £20,500 -36.92% 2
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 11 (26.83%) Degree
5 9 (21.95%) CRM
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco
6 8 (19.51%) VoIP
6 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (17.07%) G Suite
7 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) VPN
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.07%) Google
8 6 (14.63%) VMware
8 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
8 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
8 6 (14.63%) WAN
8 6 (14.63%) Office 365
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
9 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
9 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.20%) Change Control
9 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.20%) Java
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) G Suite
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) VoIP
2 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 5 (12.20%) Firewall
4 5 (12.20%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) SMS
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.32%) VLAN
5 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Appium
2 4 (9.76%) Artifactory
2 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) JMeter
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) TestNG
3 1 (2.44%) NuGet
3 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Technical Support
2 5 (12.20%) Junior
2 5 (12.20%) Junior Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Junior Technical Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Junior Technical Support
2 5 (12.20%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Trainee
3 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) IT Support
3 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) RESTful
1 4 (9.76%) SOAP
1 4 (9.76%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) Unix
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) CRM
3 5 (12.20%) Change Control
3 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.76%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (9.76%) API Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) OOD
6 2 (4.88%) Proactive Management
6 2 (4.88%) SDET
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.20%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.20%) A+ Certification
3 5 (12.20%) CCENT
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCITP
5 3 (7.32%) MCTS
6 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) CISSP
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) Google
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) Meraki
5 3 (7.32%) Mitel
6 1 (2.44%) Capita