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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 299 416 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.89% 14.24% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.42% 67.31% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 245 324 400
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 530 618 824
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.07% 21.16% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 407 475 690
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,033
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (58.27%) Microsoft
2 337 (52.09%) Active Directory
3 305 (47.14%) Windows Server
4 259 (40.03%) VMware
5 208 (32.15%) SQL Server
6 187 (28.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 173 (26.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 171 (26.43%) Linux
9 170 (26.28%) ITIL
10 169 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 166 (25.66%) MS Exchange
12 155 (23.96%) SQL
13 139 (21.48%) Microsoft Office
14 119 (18.39%) Citrix
15 112 (17.31%) SAN
16 107 (16.54%) .NET
17 102 (15.77%) DNS
18 100 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
19 99 (15.30%) Firewall
20 98 (15.15%) Finance
21 94 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
22 92 (14.22%) Unix
23 89 (13.76%) Oracle
24 88 (13.60%) Windows 7
25 87 (13.45%) DHCP
25 87 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
26 84 (12.98%) Cisco
27 83 (12.83%) VPN
28 82 (12.67%) PowerShell
29 76 (11.75%) IIS

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
1 166 (25.66%) MS Exchange
2 76 (11.75%) IIS
3 63 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (9.43%) SharePoint
5 33 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 23 (3.55%) Skype for Business
7 23 (3.55%) WebLogic
8 22 (3.40%) Tomcat
9 21 (3.25%) CloudStack
9 21 (3.25%) JBoss
9 21 (3.25%) OpenStack
10 16 (2.47%) Apache
11 9 (1.39%) Confluence
11 9 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.62%) SAS
13 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 139 (21.48%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Maximo
1 4 (0.62%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 100 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (11.28%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (11.13%) Office 365
4 13 (2.01%) Mimecast
5 9 (1.39%) PaaS
6 8 (1.24%) SaaS
7 7 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.08%) IaaS
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.31%) Yammer
9 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
9 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 112 (17.31%) SAN
2 102 (15.77%) DNS
3 99 (15.30%) Firewall
4 87 (13.45%) DHCP
5 83 (12.83%) VPN
6 69 (10.66%) TCP/IP
7 44 (6.80%) WAN
8 43 (6.65%) LAN
9 26 (4.02%) Remote Desktop
10 22 (3.40%) NAS
11 20 (3.09%) Internet
11 20 (3.09%) VoIP
12 18 (2.78%) IP Telephony
13 16 (2.47%) VLAN
14 15 (2.32%) Ethernet
14 15 (2.32%) MPLS
15 13 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.39%) ISDN
17 8 (1.24%) Network Security
17 8 (1.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (32.15%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (4.64%) Oracle Database
6 27 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (1.85%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.55%) MySQL
12 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (1.24%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.77%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.77%) Riak
15 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (7.57%) Visual Studio
2 41 (6.34%) JIRA
3 39 (6.03%) Jenkins
4 37 (5.72%) Git (software)
5 29 (4.48%) Subversion
5 29 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 25 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (2.63%) Android Studio
8 17 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.08%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.93%) NetBeans
11 5 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.77%) MSI
11 5 (0.77%) Selenium
11 5 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.62%) GCC
12 4 (0.62%) JBehave
12 4 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 98 (15.15%) Finance
2 26 (4.02%) Marketing
3 24 (3.71%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.25%) Legal
5 18 (2.78%) Law
6 16 (2.47%) Retail
7 11 (1.70%) Games
8 6 (0.93%) Publishing
9 4 (0.62%) Advertising
10 3 (0.46%) Back Office
10 3 (0.46%) Local Government
11 2 (0.31%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (22.41%) Analyst
2 100 (15.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 97 (14.99%) Windows Engineer
4 82 (12.67%) IT Support
5 80 (12.36%) Support Engineer
6 75 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 74 (11.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 62 (9.58%) VMware Engineer
9 51 (7.88%) IT Analyst
9 51 (7.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 51 (7.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 46 (7.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 43 (6.65%) Service Analyst
12 41 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
13 40 (6.18%) Service Desk Analyst
14 39 (6.03%) Developer
15 36 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
16 35 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 35 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 35 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (16.54%) .NET
2 35 (5.41%) HTML
3 33 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 26 (4.02%) XML
5 21 (3.25%) Web Services
6 12 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (1.85%) RESTful
7 11 (1.70%) JSP
8 10 (1.55%) CSS
9 9 (1.39%) Spring
10 6 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.93%) Django
10 6 (0.93%) Middleware
10 6 (0.93%) SOAP
10 6 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (0.77%) jQuery
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.75%) Data Centre
2 35 (5.41%) Clustering
3 27 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.32%) Public Cloud
6 14 (2.16%) Replication
7 11 (1.70%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.70%) iPad
7 11 (1.70%) NHS
8 10 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.39%) iPhone
9 9 (1.39%) RSA SecurID
10 7 (1.08%) CMDB
10 7 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
10 7 (1.08%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.93%) IVR
12 5 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.77%) User Experience
13 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 305 (47.14%) Windows Server
2 187 (28.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 173 (26.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 171 (26.43%) Linux
5 92 (14.22%) Unix
6 88 (13.60%) Windows 7
7 73 (11.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (5.10%) Android
10 25 (3.86%) Windows XP
11 22 (3.40%) Windows 10
12 17 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
12 17 (2.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 12 (1.85%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.24%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.24%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.24%) Solaris
15 7 (1.08%) CentOS
15 7 (1.08%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.28%) ITIL
2 94 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (9.43%) DevOps
4 54 (8.35%) High Availability
5 53 (8.19%) Time Management
6 50 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 47 (7.26%) Scrum
8 44 (6.80%) Software Engineering
9 40 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (6.03%) Change Management
11 38 (5.87%) SDLC
11 38 (5.87%) Service Delivery
12 37 (5.72%) Service Management
13 29 (4.48%) OO
14 28 (4.33%) Load Balancing
15 26 (4.02%) Configuration Management
16 24 (3.71%) Digital Marketing
17 23 (3.55%) Technical Architecture
18 22 (3.40%) Performance Monitoring
18 22 (3.40%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.96%) SQL
2 82 (12.67%) PowerShell
3 74 (11.44%) C#
4 66 (10.20%) Java
5 61 (9.43%) Python
6 54 (8.35%) JavaScript
7 43 (6.65%) T-SQL
8 28 (4.33%) C++
9 24 (3.71%) C
9 24 (3.71%) Ruby
9 24 (3.71%) Shell Script
10 21 (3.25%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.78%) Perl
12 12 (1.85%) VB
13 11 (1.70%) VB6
14 9 (1.39%) PHP
15 6 (0.93%) VBScript
16 4 (0.62%) VC++
17 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (8.66%) MCSA
3 43 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (6.03%) Degree
5 35 (5.41%) CCNA
6 29 (4.48%) MCSE
7 21 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (2.94%) CCNP
9 11 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.55%) MCP
11 9 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.77%) CCIE
13 5 (0.77%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.77%) SC Cleared
13 5 (0.77%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.62%) ISEB
14 4 (0.62%) MCITP
14 4 (0.62%) SSCP
15 3 (0.46%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.27%) SLA
2 21 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.55%) QA
4 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.46%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 337 (52.09%) Active Directory
2 169 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (10.82%) vSphere
4 50 (7.73%) XenApp
5 45 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (6.49%) Hyper-V
7 30 (4.64%) XenServer
8 25 (3.86%) XenDesktop
9 21 (3.25%) Xen
10 15 (2.32%) Terminal Server
11 14 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (1.70%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (1.24%) Docker
15 7 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.93%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.62%) OpenSIPS
18 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
19 2 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
19 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (10.05%) SCCM
2 31 (4.79%) Puppet
3 29 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (4.02%) SCOM
5 21 (3.25%) Ansible
6 19 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
7 17 (2.63%) WSUS
8 14 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (1.55%) ServiceCenter
10 9 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (1.24%) Opsview
12 6 (0.93%) vCenter Server
12 6 (0.93%) ZENworks
13 5 (0.77%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.62%) OpenView
14 4 (0.62%) PowerCLI
15 3 (0.46%) Cobbler
15 3 (0.46%) LiteSpeed
15 3 (0.46%) SCVMM
15 3 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 377 (58.27%) Microsoft
2 259 (40.03%) VMware
3 119 (18.39%) Citrix
4 89 (13.76%) Oracle
5 84 (12.98%) Cisco
6 62 (9.58%) NetApp
7 55 (8.50%) HP
8 48 (7.42%) Red Hat
9 31 (4.79%) Avaya
10 25 (3.86%) CommVault
11 23 (3.55%) Dell Compellent
12 20 (3.09%) EnterpriseDB
13 19 (2.94%) Dell
14 18 (2.78%) Civica
15 17 (2.63%) Apple
15 17 (2.63%) EMC
16 15 (2.32%) Symantec
17 14 (2.16%) F5
18 13 (2.01%) Sophos
19 12 (1.85%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + on call Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 14 days ago