The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 31.52% 28.66% 29.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.88% 79.66% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 38
Median salary £33,750 £24,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.17% -25.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Wakefield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 59 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 35.87% 35.98% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 53
Median salary £32,500 £24,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.02% -25.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £16,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Windows
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Windows in Wakefield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Wakefield over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
2 36 (69.23%) VMware
3 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
4 29 (55.77%) Windows Server
5 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 18 (34.62%) SAN
6 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (28.85%) Dell
8 15 (28.85%) ITIL
9 14 (26.92%) Cisco
10 13 (25.00%) ERP
10 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 12 (23.08%) DNS
11 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.15%) DHCP
12 11 (21.15%) SCCM
13 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
13 10 (19.23%) MCSE
13 10 (19.23%) EMC
13 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
13 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
14 9 (17.31%) Citrix
14 9 (17.31%) HP
15 8 (15.38%) Terminal Server
15 8 (15.38%) NetApp
15 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
15 8 (15.38%) Virtual Environments

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.77%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Office 365
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) SAN
2 12 (23.08%) DNS
3 11 (21.15%) DHCP
4 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) Firewall
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.69%) LAN
7 4 (7.69%) MPLS
7 4 (7.69%) VPN
8 3 (5.77%) VoIP
9 2 (3.85%) Internet
9 2 (3.85%) IPsec
9 2 (3.85%) NAS
9 2 (3.85%) SSL
9 2 (3.85%) Wireless
10 1 (1.92%) FTP
10 1 (1.92%) HTTP
10 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Law
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Analyst
1 9 (17.31%) IT Engineer
1 9 (17.31%) IT Manager
1 9 (17.31%) IT Support
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Senior IT Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior IT Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
1 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
2 2 (3.85%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) EPoS
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows Server
2 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) ERP
3 8 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.54%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.69%) Presales
6 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 2 (3.85%) SWOT Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (3.85%) C
3 2 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.23%) MCSE
3 5 (9.62%) MCSA
4 3 (5.77%) CCNA
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCDST
4 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.85%) MCITP
5 2 (3.85%) MCSD
5 2 (3.85%) VCP6
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.38%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) VMware
2 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.85%) Dell
4 14 (26.92%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) EMC
6 9 (17.31%) Citrix
6 9 (17.31%) HP
7 8 (15.38%) NetApp
8 4 (7.69%) CommVault
8 4 (7.69%) Veeam
9 3 (5.77%) Avaya
10 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.85%) IBM
10 2 (3.85%) Juniper
10 2 (3.85%) Progress
10 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
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