Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 21 19
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 51 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 20.65% 11.38% 9.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.46% 84.09% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 23
Durham median annual salary £24,500 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +13.77% -23.09%
10th Percentile £20,125 £19,000 £25,100
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,375 £39,350
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%

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 65 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 26.32% 13.54% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 45
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20,550 £19,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £39,250
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.45%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Peterlee -1 16 £21,000 -17.65% 2
Stockton-on-Tees +6 15 £37,500 -8.54% 9
Darlington +12 4 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £30,750 -
Billingham +1 1 £26,000 +30.00%
Hartlepool - 1 £22,500 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
3 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (31.37%) Office 365
5 15 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 14 (27.45%) Linux
7 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Excel
7 13 (25.49%) Mac OS X
7 13 (25.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
7 13 (25.49%) Android
8 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
8 10 (19.61%) C#
8 10 (19.61%) SQL
9 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
9 9 (17.65%) VMware
10 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
10 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
10 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
11 7 (13.73%) DevOps
11 7 (13.73%) Angular 2
11 7 (13.73%) LAN
11 7 (13.73%) SMS
11 7 (13.73%) WAN
11 7 (13.73%) Scrum
12 6 (11.76%) Service Management

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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Site Server
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Office 365
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.80%) NuGet
4 4 (7.84%) GitHub
5 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) LAN
1 7 (13.73%) SMS
1 7 (13.73%) WAN
2 6 (11.76%) VoIP
3 5 (9.80%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) DHCP
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) Skype
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) Network Security
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 16 (31.37%) Service Analyst
2 16 (31.37%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Auditor
4 5 (9.80%) Internal Auditor
4 5 (9.80%) IT Auditor
4 5 (9.80%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (9.80%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Angular 2
1 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) JSON
2 5 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.84%) OpenGL
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.88%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) CUDA
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows 10
1 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 14 (27.45%) Linux
3 13 (25.49%) Android
3 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
3 13 (25.49%) Mac OS X
4 5 (9.80%) Unix
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
2 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.73%) DevOps
3 7 (13.73%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) ERP
4 6 (11.76%) Service Management
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Internal Audit
5 5 (9.80%) IT Audit
5 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Security
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Innovative Thinking
6 4 (7.84%) OO
6 4 (7.84%) OOP
6 4 (7.84%) Parallel Programming
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) C#
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.80%) Python
3 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) C
4 4 (7.84%) C++
4 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
4 4 (7.84%) R
5 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.84%) GDPR
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.96%) Docker
5 1 (1.96%) KVM
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) Avaya
5 3 (5.88%) Dell
5 3 (5.88%) McAfee
6 2 (3.92%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 2 (3.92%) Veeam
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) Samsung
7 1 (1.96%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.96%) Xerox