Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 50 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 21.74% 11.53% 14.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.59% 75.56% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 34
Durham median annual salary £27,250 £32,500 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.15% +5.64% -23.09%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £20,775
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £43,375
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +14.75%

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 54 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 23.48% 15.25% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 58
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +13.77% -20.61%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £21,775
90th Percentile £48,875 £43,250 £41,625
North East median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +4.48%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Stockton-on-Tees -3 15 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Peterlee - 12 £21,000 -
Darlington +9 8 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £30,750 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (26.00%) VMware
5 13 (26.00%) Windows 10
5 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (26.00%) Office 365
6 11 (22.00%) Apple iOS
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (22.00%) Android
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
7 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 10 (20.00%) C#
7 10 (20.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (18.00%) Citrix
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco
9 8 (16.00%) WAN
9 8 (16.00%) LAN
9 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (14.00%) Scrum
10 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (12.00%) AngularJS

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 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.00%) GitHub
3 4 (8.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
1 8 (16.00%) WAN
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) SMS
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) Skype
4 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Service Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Graduate
5 3 (6.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
1 6 (12.00%) Angular 2
1 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.00%) JSON
3 4 (8.00%) OpenGL
3 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (6.00%) HTML
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.00%) CSS3
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.00%) CUDA
2 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (26.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (22.00%) Android
3 11 (22.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
4 10 (20.00%) Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) Unix
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (14.00%) Scrum
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (8.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 4 (8.00%) MVC
5 4 (8.00%) OO
5 4 (8.00%) OOP
5 4 (8.00%) Parallel Programming
5 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.00%) Proactive Management
6 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) C#
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) C
3 4 (8.00%) C++
3 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (8.00%) R
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCP
2 5 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCSA
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) GDPR
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
1 3 (6.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Citrix
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) Veeam
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) Samsung
7 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 2 (4.00%) Toshiba
7 2 (4.00%) Xerox
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
8 1 (2.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.00%) Sun