Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Durham
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 11 30
Rank change year-on-year -25 +19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.33% 13.96% 8.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 61.67% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 31
Durham median annual salary £25,000 £30,764 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.73% -23.09% +44.14%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,750 £43,750 £45,000
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +14.75% -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 45 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 13.20% 22.64% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 58
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -11.27% +26.79%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,300 £25,525
90th Percentile £43,250 £43,750 £45,375
North East median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -1.43% +6.06% +4.76%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 8 £20,250 -52.35%
Darlington -12 7 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Hartlepool -2 1 £20,500 -36.92%
Billingham - 1 £20,000 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) CCENT
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.00%) SCCM
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (12.00%) Office 365
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server

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 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) SMS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) VLAN
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) OLAP
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Appium
1 2 (8.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) TestNG
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Trainee
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) RESTful
1 2 (8.00%) SOAP
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) MFC
2 1 (4.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
1 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (8.00%) API Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.00%) OOD
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 5 (20.00%) CCENT
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) HND
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCTS
3 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Capita