Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 16.73% 12.24% 8.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.20% 85.71% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 19
Durham median annual salary £22,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £19,075 £19,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £39,750 £43,200 £38,900
North East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -

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 71 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 25.27% 14.29% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 37
Durham median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £41,375 £43,750 £39,050
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +17 10 £26,000 +8.33%
Stockton-on-Tees +5 10 £37,500 -8.54% 4
Peterlee -1 10 £21,000 -17.65%
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £30,750 - 1
Billingham +1 1 £26,000 +30.00%
Hartlepool - 1 £22,500 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (25.53%) Windows 10
5 12 (25.53%) Office 365
6 11 (23.40%) SQL
6 11 (23.40%) Linux
6 11 (23.40%) VoIP
7 10 (21.28%) ITIL
8 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.02%) LAN
9 8 (17.02%) WAN
9 8 (17.02%) Degree
10 7 (14.89%) Android
10 7 (14.89%) Apple iOS
10 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
10 7 (14.89%) ERP
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (14.89%) CRM
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (14.89%) Google
10 7 (14.89%) Cisco
11 6 (12.77%) SAP
11 6 (12.77%) VPN
11 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.77%) G Suite
11 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (12.77%) PowerShell

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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Site Server
4 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Office 365
2 6 (12.77%) G Suite
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
5 1 (2.13%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) VoIP
2 8 (17.02%) LAN
2 8 (17.02%) WAN
3 6 (12.77%) VPN
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
4 5 (10.64%) SMS
4 5 (10.64%) Value-Added Service
5 4 (8.51%) DHCP
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.38%) SAN
6 3 (6.38%) VLAN
6 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.26%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
8 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Appium
2 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
2 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) JMeter
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.26%) TestNG
3 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Service Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Auditor
3 5 (10.64%) Internal Auditor
3 5 (10.64%) IT Auditor
4 4 (8.51%) Graduate
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Junior
5 3 (6.38%) Junior Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Junior Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Junior Technical Support
5 3 (6.38%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
1 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.38%) CSS
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.26%) CSS3
2 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.26%) HTML5
2 2 (4.26%) OpenGL
2 2 (4.26%) RESTful
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) CUDA
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) iPhone
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
2 12 (25.53%) Windows 10
3 11 (23.40%) Linux
4 7 (14.89%) Android
4 7 (14.89%) Apple iOS
4 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) CRM
2 7 (14.89%) ERP
3 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Internal Audit
4 5 (10.64%) IT Audit
4 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Security
4 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) ITSM
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) C
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.26%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) R
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CISSP
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCITP
3 2 (4.26%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
3 2 (4.26%) GDPR
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) Google
3 6 (12.77%) SAP
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Avaya
6 3 (6.38%) Meraki
6 3 (6.38%) Mitel
7 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 2 (4.26%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.26%) Sun
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Lotus