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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 269 436 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.05% 14.49% 13.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.10% 64.98% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 236 331 385
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 463 671 807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.02% 22.31% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 373 499 668
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 377 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 329 (51.89%) Active Directory
3 317 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 244 (38.49%) VMware
5 212 (33.44%) SQL Server
6 179 (28.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 178 (28.08%) MS Exchange
8 170 (26.81%) ITIL
9 168 (26.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 161 (25.39%) Linux
11 155 (24.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 147 (23.19%) SQL
13 126 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
14 114 (17.98%) SAN
14 114 (17.98%) Firewall
15 105 (16.56%) Citrix
15 105 (16.56%) .NET
16 103 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 100 (15.77%) Windows 7
18 98 (15.46%) Finance
19 95 (14.98%) DNS
20 92 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
21 90 (14.20%) Unix
22 89 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
23 88 (13.88%) Oracle
24 87 (13.72%) Cisco
25 82 (12.93%) DHCP
26 78 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
27 77 (12.15%) PowerShell
27 77 (12.15%) vSphere

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
1 178 (28.08%) MS Exchange
2 74 (11.67%) IIS
3 70 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (10.41%) SharePoint
5 32 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (4.42%) WebSphere
8 26 (4.10%) WebLogic
9 25 (3.94%) Tomcat
10 23 (3.63%) CloudStack
10 23 (3.63%) JBoss
10 23 (3.63%) OpenStack
11 22 (3.47%) Skype for Business
12 14 (2.21%) Apache
13 9 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.42%) Confluence
13 9 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (1.26%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 126 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Maximo
1 4 (0.63%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 103 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (11.83%) Office 365
3 12 (1.89%) Mimecast
4 9 (1.42%) PaaS
5 8 (1.26%) IaaS
5 8 (1.26%) SaaS
6 7 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.32%) Yammer
8 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 114 (17.98%) Firewall
1 114 (17.98%) SAN
2 95 (14.98%) DNS
3 82 (12.93%) DHCP
4 67 (10.57%) VPN
5 60 (9.46%) TCP/IP
6 55 (8.68%) LAN
6 55 (8.68%) WAN
7 30 (4.73%) Remote Desktop
8 26 (4.10%) NAS
9 23 (3.63%) Internet
10 22 (3.47%) VoIP
11 19 (3.00%) IP Telephony
12 15 (2.37%) Ethernet
13 14 (2.21%) MPLS
13 14 (2.21%) VLAN
13 14 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (1.74%) ISDN
15 10 (1.58%) Network Security
16 9 (1.42%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (33.44%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 47 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 27 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.42%) MySQL
12 7 (1.10%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.95%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.79%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.63%) Big Data
15 4 (0.63%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (7.10%) Visual Studio
2 37 (5.84%) Jenkins
2 37 (5.84%) JIRA
3 36 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 24 (3.79%) Subversion
6 20 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (2.68%) Android Studio
8 17 (2.68%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.10%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.95%) NetBeans
11 5 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.79%) MSI
11 5 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.63%) GCC
12 4 (0.63%) JBehave
12 4 (0.63%) JUnit
12 4 (0.63%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.63%) Travis CI
General
1 98 (15.46%) Finance
2 24 (3.79%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.31%) Marketing
4 17 (2.68%) Law
5 16 (2.52%) Legal
6 13 (2.05%) Retail
7 8 (1.26%) Games
8 5 (0.79%) Publishing
9 4 (0.63%) Advertising
9 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (24.13%) Analyst
2 97 (15.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 94 (14.83%) Windows Engineer
4 78 (12.30%) Support Analyst
5 74 (11.67%) IT Support
6 73 (11.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 71 (11.20%) Support Engineer
8 60 (9.46%) VMware Engineer
9 52 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 50 (7.89%) IT Analyst
11 48 (7.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 48 (7.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 44 (6.94%) Service Analyst
13 41 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
13 41 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
14 37 (5.84%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 37 (5.84%) Developer
14 37 (5.84%) IT Support Analyst
14 37 (5.84%) Senior VMware Engineer
15 35 (5.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (16.56%) .NET
2 33 (5.21%) HTML
3 32 (5.05%) ASP.NET
4 28 (4.42%) XML
5 25 (3.94%) Web Services
6 17 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (1.89%) JSP
7 12 (1.89%) RESTful
8 11 (1.74%) CSS
9 9 (1.42%) Spring
10 8 (1.26%) SOAP
11 7 (1.10%) Middleware
12 6 (0.95%) Django
13 5 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.79%) JSON
14 4 (0.63%) Ext JS
14 4 (0.63%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.63%) J2EE
14 4 (0.63%) JPA
14 4 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.41%) Data Centre
2 32 (5.05%) Clustering
3 22 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.21%) Replication
6 13 (2.05%) Public Cloud
7 12 (1.89%) iPad
8 10 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.42%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (1.42%) iPhone
9 9 (1.42%) NHS
10 7 (1.10%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.95%) IVR
11 6 (0.95%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.79%) CMDB
12 5 (0.79%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.79%) RSA SecurID
13 4 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 317 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 179 (28.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 168 (26.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 161 (25.39%) Linux
5 100 (15.77%) Windows 7
6 90 (14.20%) Unix
7 78 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (4.73%) Android
10 27 (4.26%) Windows 10
11 26 (4.10%) Windows XP
12 17 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
12 17 (2.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 12 (1.89%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.26%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.10%) Solaris
15 7 (1.10%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.95%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.79%) CentOS
18 4 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.81%) ITIL
2 89 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (9.15%) Time Management
4 57 (8.99%) DevOps
5 53 (8.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 47 (7.41%) High Availability
7 44 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (6.94%) Scrum
8 43 (6.78%) Service Delivery
9 39 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 36 (5.68%) Change Management
11 34 (5.36%) SDLC
12 32 (5.05%) Service Management
13 28 (4.42%) OO
14 26 (4.10%) Presales
15 24 (3.79%) Configuration Management
15 24 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
16 23 (3.63%) Load Balancing
17 22 (3.47%) DSDM
17 22 (3.47%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 147 (23.19%) SQL
2 77 (12.15%) PowerShell
3 68 (10.73%) Java
4 66 (10.41%) Python
5 65 (10.25%) C#
6 55 (8.68%) JavaScript
7 36 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 30 (4.73%) C++
9 29 (4.57%) Ruby
10 28 (4.42%) C
11 27 (4.26%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.52%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.21%) Perl
14 12 (1.89%) VB
14 12 (1.89%) VB6
15 11 (1.74%) PHP
16 7 (1.10%) VBScript
17 4 (0.63%) VC++
18 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (8.68%) MCSA
3 52 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (5.99%) CCNA
5 33 (5.21%) Degree
6 30 (4.73%) MCSE
7 26 (4.10%) CCNP
8 20 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.74%) MCP
11 9 (1.42%) CCIE
12 8 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
12 8 (1.26%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.26%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (0.95%) CISA
14 6 (0.95%) CISSP
14 6 (0.95%) CREST Certified
15 5 (0.79%) CEH
15 5 (0.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.78%) SLA
2 19 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.58%) QA
4 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) PMO
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
6 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 329 (51.89%) Active Directory
2 155 (24.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (12.15%) vSphere
4 52 (8.20%) XenApp
5 46 (7.26%) Hyper-V
6 37 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (5.52%) XenServer
8 23 (3.63%) Xen
9 20 (3.15%) XenDesktop
10 15 (2.37%) Terminal Server
11 11 (1.74%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.42%) Docker
12 9 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.95%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.79%) OpenSIPS
16 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
18 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
19 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (9.46%) SCCM
2 33 (5.21%) Puppet
3 31 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (4.42%) SCOM
5 24 (3.79%) Ansible
6 18 (2.84%) Failover Clustering
7 12 (1.89%) WSUS
8 10 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.26%) vCenter Server
10 7 (1.10%) Opsview
11 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
12 5 (0.79%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.63%) OpenView
13 4 (0.63%) PowerCLI
14 3 (0.47%) Cobbler
14 3 (0.47%) Terraform
14 3 (0.47%) ZENworks
15 2 (0.32%) DameWare
15 2 (0.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 377 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 244 (38.49%) VMware
3 105 (16.56%) Citrix
4 88 (13.88%) Oracle
5 87 (13.72%) Cisco
6 58 (9.15%) NetApp
7 49 (7.73%) HP
8 40 (6.31%) Red Hat
9 33 (5.21%) Avaya
10 24 (3.79%) Dell Compellent
11 23 (3.63%) CommVault
12 22 (3.47%) EnterpriseDB
13 20 (3.15%) Civica
14 17 (2.68%) Dell
15 16 (2.52%) EMC
16 14 (2.21%) Juniper
17 13 (2.05%) Nimble Storage
17 13 (2.05%) Veeam
18 12 (1.89%) Apple
18 12 (1.89%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Holiday, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Liquidlogic
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £30000 - £39999 per annum, Benefits: £31,383 - £41, 373
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus + Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Venturi
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tenet Group Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM plc
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 20 days ago