Period
to 20 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 63 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 22.11% 15.36% 12.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.77% 58.11% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 32
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -35.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £20,650
90th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £43,750
North East median annual salary £35,686 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +17.00% -6.15% -

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 78 74 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 27.37% 26.43% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 37
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £29,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.05% -15.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,250 £21,400
90th Percentile £43,900 £43,175 £43,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% -3.08%

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 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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
Stockton-on-Tees 0 19 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Darlington -2 8 £30,000 +15.38%
Peterlee 0 7 £20,000 -4.76%
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £31,250 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (50.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (33.33%) Linux
4 20 (31.75%) ITIL
5 19 (30.16%) SQL
6 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 18 (28.57%) Office 365
7 17 (26.98%) Oracle
7 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
8 16 (25.40%) C#
8 16 (25.40%) .NET
9 15 (23.81%) Unix
9 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (20.63%) Degree
10 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
10 13 (20.63%) AIX
10 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
11 12 (19.05%) Firewall
11 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
12 11 (17.46%) C++
13 10 (15.87%) Perl
13 10 (15.87%) LAN
14 9 (14.29%) VMware
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 9 (14.29%) HPUX
14 9 (14.29%) SolarWinds

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 (7.94%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (28.57%) Office 365
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.94%) PaaS
5 4 (6.35%) IaaS
6 2 (3.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Firewall
2 10 (15.87%) LAN
3 6 (9.52%) DHCP
3 6 (9.52%) DNS
4 4 (6.35%) SAN
5 3 (4.76%) Bluetooth
5 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (3.17%) Internet
6 2 (3.17%) Network Security
6 2 (3.17%) VPN
6 2 (3.17%) WLAN
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (1.59%) Intranet
7 1 (1.59%) Skype
7 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) HBase
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) CMake
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Service Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Azure Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Field Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
2 5 (7.94%) Angular 2
3 3 (4.76%) WPF
4 2 (3.17%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.59%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) CUDA
3 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
2 15 (23.81%) Windows 10
3 13 (20.63%) AIX
4 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.29%) HPUX
5 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.11%) Android
6 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 7 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.59%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
5 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.11%) Scrum
6 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) Break/Fix
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Microservices
8 5 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.94%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (6.35%) SOA
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure as Code
10 3 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 11 (17.46%) C++
4 10 (15.87%) Perl
5 6 (9.52%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) C++/CLI
6 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) R
7 1 (1.59%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.70%) MCSE
4 7 (11.11%) MCSA
5 5 (7.94%) MCP
6 4 (6.35%) AWS Certification
7 3 (4.76%) DBS Check
8 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.17%) CCNA
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) GDPR
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 3 (4.76%) Terraform
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.98%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) Dell
5 3 (4.76%) HP
5 3 (4.76%) Samsung
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 3 (4.76%) Toshiba
5 3 (4.76%) Xerox
6 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.17%) Veeam
6 2 (3.17%) Workday
7 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.59%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat