Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.11% 8.73% 13.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.09% 54.55% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 37
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +26.98%
10th Percentile £19,000 £25,000 £20,450
90th Percentile £43,375 £38,750 £45,000
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 44 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 13.21% 16.00% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 61
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,876 £45,000
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 +5 15 £41,000 +36.67%
Billingham - 6 £20,000 -
Darlington -19 1 £24,000 -18.64%
Peterlee - 1 £25,500 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
2 14 (37.84%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (35.14%) Degree
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (32.43%) VB
4 12 (32.43%) SLA
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (32.43%) MVC
4 12 (32.43%) VB6
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (32.43%) DevOps
5 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco
6 9 (24.32%) Windows 8
7 8 (21.62%) DHCP
7 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
7 8 (21.62%) DNS
8 7 (18.92%) VoIP
8 7 (18.92%) HND
8 7 (18.92%) Citrix
8 7 (18.92%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) XenApp
8 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
8 7 (18.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS

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 (13.51%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) DHCP
1 8 (21.62%) DNS
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.92%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
4 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps Specialist
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (13.51%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (13.51%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.70%) MFC
4 1 (2.70%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.70%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.70%) Qt
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Life Science
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) DevOps
2 12 (32.43%) MVC
3 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) High Availability
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) OOP
8 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) Use Case
8 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) VB
2 12 (32.43%) VB6
3 6 (16.22%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.70%) Pascal
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) HND
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 7 (18.92%) XenApp
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.70%) Ruckus Wireless