The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 337 397 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.96% 12.01% 12.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.34% 57.37% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 300 307 383
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 508 692 903
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.54% 20.93% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 437 541 735
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Leeds

Windows
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Leeds.

Salary trend for Windows in Leeds

Windows
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows.

1 402 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 363 (50.98%) Windows Server
3 342 (48.03%) Active Directory
4 277 (38.90%) VMware
5 242 (33.99%) SQL Server
6 199 (27.95%) MS Exchange
7 186 (26.12%) ITIL
8 175 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 167 (23.46%) SQL
10 160 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 156 (21.91%) Linux
12 153 (21.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 152 (21.35%) MS Excel
14 127 (17.84%) Firewall
15 124 (17.42%) .NET
16 111 (15.59%) MS Office
17 110 (15.45%) Windows 7
18 108 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
19 107 (15.03%) SAN
19 107 (15.03%) Oracle
20 105 (14.75%) DNS
21 102 (14.33%) Unix
22 101 (14.19%) Cisco
22 101 (14.19%) Citrix
23 100 (14.04%) IIS
24 98 (13.76%) Finance
25 94 (13.20%) C#
26 92 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
26 92 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
27 88 (12.36%) Office 365

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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
1 199 (27.95%) MS Exchange
2 100 (14.04%) IIS
3 84 (11.80%) SharePoint
4 69 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (5.76%) WebSphere
6 40 (5.62%) WebLogic
7 33 (4.63%) CloudStack
7 33 (4.63%) JBoss
7 33 (4.63%) OpenStack
8 28 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 26 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (3.37%) Skype for Business
11 20 (2.81%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.69%) Apache
12 12 (1.69%) CMS
13 11 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (1.40%) Confluence
15 9 (1.26%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 152 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 111 (15.59%) MS Office
3 6 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.56%) Maximo
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (12.36%) Office 365
3 61 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.98%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.70%) PaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.42%) IaaS
7 3 (0.42%) SaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 127 (17.84%) Firewall
2 107 (15.03%) SAN
3 105 (14.75%) DNS
4 87 (12.22%) DHCP
5 74 (10.39%) LAN
6 72 (10.11%) WAN
7 58 (8.15%) VPN
8 56 (7.87%) TCP/IP
9 32 (4.49%) Internet
10 30 (4.21%) NAS
11 25 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
12 22 (3.09%) VoIP
13 16 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (2.11%) MPLS
15 12 (1.69%) IP Telephony
15 12 (1.69%) Network Security
15 12 (1.69%) Wireless
16 11 (1.54%) ISDN
17 10 (1.40%) Software-Defined Networking
18 9 (1.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 59 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 53 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (2.81%) Oracle Database
8 18 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (2.11%) MySQL
10 14 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (1.69%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.70%) QlikView
16 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
17 3 (0.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 37 (5.20%) Jenkins
2 36 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 29 (4.07%) TeamCity
4 25 (3.51%) JIRA
5 19 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.97%) Subversion
7 10 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (1.26%) Android Studio
8 9 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.84%) JMeter
9 6 (0.84%) NetBeans
9 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.56%) MSI
12 3 (0.42%) Burp Suite
13 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.14%) NuGet
14 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 98 (13.76%) Finance
2 36 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.09%) Legal
4 14 (1.97%) Marketing
5 13 (1.83%) Law
6 12 (1.69%) Retail
7 11 (1.54%) Games
8 6 (0.84%) Advertising
8 6 (0.84%) Publishing
9 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.56%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 175 (24.58%) Analyst
2 90 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (12.64%) Support Analyst
3 85 (11.94%) Windows Engineer
4 78 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 78 (10.96%) Support Engineer
5 61 (8.57%) IT Support
6 58 (8.15%) VMware Engineer
7 51 (7.16%) Developer
7 51 (7.16%) DevOps Engineer
8 46 (6.46%) Service Analyst
9 45 (6.32%) IT Analyst
10 44 (6.18%) Service Desk Analyst
11 40 (5.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 38 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 37 (5.20%) Applications Support
14 36 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 36 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
15 35 (4.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 34 (4.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (17.42%) .NET
2 48 (6.74%) ASP.NET
3 40 (5.62%) HTML
4 36 (5.06%) XML
5 27 (3.79%) Web Services
6 23 (3.23%) CSS
7 17 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (1.83%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 12 (1.69%) Middleware
10 9 (1.26%) JSON
10 9 (1.26%) RESTful
11 8 (1.12%) HTML5
11 8 (1.12%) jQuery
11 8 (1.12%) JSP
12 7 (0.98%) CSS3
12 7 (0.98%) SOAP
12 7 (0.98%) Spring
13 6 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
14 5 (0.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.99%) Data Centre
2 35 (4.92%) Clustering
3 27 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.09%) Replication
6 12 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.69%) iPad
7 10 (1.40%) CESG
7 10 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.40%) NHS
8 9 (1.26%) HP StoreVirtual
9 8 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.12%) iPhone
9 8 (1.12%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.84%) EMC VNX
11 6 (0.84%) IBM XIV
12 5 (0.70%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 363 (50.98%) Windows Server
2 160 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 156 (21.91%) Linux
4 153 (21.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (15.45%) Windows 7
6 102 (14.33%) Unix
7 66 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (4.78%) Windows 10
10 24 (3.37%) Windows XP
11 17 (2.39%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.83%) Android
13 9 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (1.26%) Solaris
13 9 (1.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 8 (1.12%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.70%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.56%) HPUX
17 3 (0.42%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (26.12%) ITIL
2 92 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (12.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 59 (8.29%) DevOps
5 56 (7.87%) Scrum
6 52 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (6.46%) Time Management
8 44 (6.18%) Change Management
9 36 (5.06%) Service Delivery
10 33 (4.63%) MVC
10 33 (4.63%) Software Engineering
11 32 (4.49%) DSDM
11 32 (4.49%) Service Management
12 31 (4.35%) High Availability
13 28 (3.93%) Project Management
14 27 (3.79%) Information Security
14 27 (3.79%) Server Building
15 25 (3.51%) OO
16 24 (3.37%) Migration
16 24 (3.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 167 (23.46%) SQL
2 94 (13.20%) C#
3 77 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 70 (9.83%) Python
5 68 (9.55%) Java
6 66 (9.27%) JavaScript
7 52 (7.30%) Ruby
8 36 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 32 (4.49%) C
10 30 (4.21%) C++
11 28 (3.93%) T-SQL
12 20 (2.81%) Perl
12 20 (2.81%) PHP
13 18 (2.53%) VB
14 16 (2.25%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.11%) VB6
16 12 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.12%) VBScript
18 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 108 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (6.74%) MCSE
4 45 (6.32%) MCSA
5 44 (6.18%) CCNA
6 43 (6.04%) Degree
7 28 (3.93%) CCNP
8 24 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (2.67%) Security Cleared
9 19 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (2.53%) SC Cleared
11 16 (2.25%) CREST Certified
12 14 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (1.83%) CCA
14 12 (1.69%) CCIE
15 11 (1.54%) MCITP
16 10 (1.40%) CEH
17 8 (1.12%) OSCP
18 7 (0.98%) CISSP
18 7 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.96%) SLA
2 7 (0.98%) QA
3 6 (0.84%) HL7
3 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.70%) DICOM
5 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO19770
6 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 342 (48.03%) Active Directory
2 175 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (12.08%) vSphere
4 65 (9.13%) Hyper-V
5 54 (7.58%) XenApp
6 44 (6.18%) XenServer
7 33 (4.63%) Xen
8 31 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (2.81%) XenDesktop
10 15 (2.11%) Terminal Server
11 9 (1.26%) Docker
11 9 (1.26%) VMware ESX
12 8 (1.12%) OpenSIPS
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.98%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.84%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 66 (9.27%) SCCM
2 45 (6.32%) SCOM
3 36 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (5.06%) Puppet
4 31 (4.35%) Ansible
5 18 (2.53%) WSUS
6 8 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (1.12%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.98%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.84%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.84%) EMC VPLEX
8 6 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.70%) Opsview
10 4 (0.56%) DameWare
10 4 (0.56%) PowerCLI
11 3 (0.42%) Nagios
11 3 (0.42%) Nessus
11 3 (0.42%) Nmap
11 3 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 402 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 277 (38.90%) VMware
3 107 (15.03%) Oracle
4 101 (14.19%) Cisco
4 101 (14.19%) Citrix
5 54 (7.58%) NetApp
6 49 (6.88%) Red Hat
7 37 (5.20%) HP
8 32 (4.49%) EnterpriseDB
9 30 (4.21%) Avaya
10 22 (3.09%) EMC
11 20 (2.81%) CommVault
12 19 (2.67%) Dell Compellent
13 18 (2.53%) Juniper
14 17 (2.39%) Civica
14 17 (2.39%) Veeam
15 16 (2.25%) F5
16 14 (1.97%) Dell
16 14 (1.97%) IBM
17 13 (1.83%) Nimble Storage
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