Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 34 12
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 27.09% 7.35% 14.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.22% 56.82% 61.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 35
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -18.73% -20.61%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £20,950
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,750 £43,750
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +11.11%

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 59 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 29.06% 12.94% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 57
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,250 £22,300
90th Percentile £49,375 £43,250 £43,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £34,700
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.02% +5.15%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 18 £40,000 +97.53% 3
Peterlee - 13 £21,000 -
Darlington +14 11 £28,500 +14.00%
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
4 15 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 15 (27.27%) Office 365
5 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
5 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
6 13 (23.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (23.64%) Android
6 13 (23.64%) Mac OS X
6 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
6 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
7 12 (21.82%) C#
7 12 (21.82%) Visual Studio
7 12 (21.82%) Citrix
8 11 (20.00%) Cisco
9 10 (18.18%) LAN
9 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
11 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.55%) C++
11 8 (14.55%) SQL
11 8 (14.55%) .NET
12 7 (12.73%) MCP
12 7 (12.73%) Linux
12 7 (12.73%) WAN

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 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (27.27%) Office 365
3 4 (7.27%) NuGet
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) LAN
2 7 (12.73%) WAN
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (7.27%) Skype
5 3 (5.45%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) WLAN
6 2 (3.64%) SMS
6 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.82%) VoIP
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Service Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) IT Support
6 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) Angular 2
3 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.27%) JSON
3 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.45%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) CUDA
3 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
2 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
3 13 (23.64%) Android
3 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
3 13 (23.64%) Mac OS X
4 7 (12.73%) Linux
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps
4 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 5 (9.09%) ERP
5 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) Innovative Thinking
7 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.45%) Line Management
7 3 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.45%) Parallel Programming
7 3 (5.45%) Proactive Management
7 3 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (5.45%) Service Management
7 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) C#
2 8 (14.55%) C++
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.27%) Python
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.45%) C
5 3 (5.45%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.45%) R
6 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.82%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCP
2 7 (12.73%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) CCNA
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.09%) MCSA
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) GDPR
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 2 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) Citrix
4 11 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) Dell
5 3 (5.45%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) Veeam
6 2 (3.64%) Samsung
6 2 (3.64%) Toshiba
6 2 (3.64%) Xerox
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) SAP