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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 17.83% 27.46% 25.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.19% 86.67% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 48
Median salary £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £19,075 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,850 £32,500
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 Wakefield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 45 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 24.03% 31.69% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 66
Median salary £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,375 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,500 £45,000
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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wakefield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
3 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
6 19 (50.00%) ITIL
7 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 18 (47.37%) SAN
8 17 (44.74%) SCCM
9 16 (42.11%) HP
10 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (34.21%) Cisco
12 12 (31.58%) SCOM
13 11 (28.95%) DNS
13 11 (28.95%) SLA
13 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
14 10 (26.32%) DHCP
15 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
15 9 (23.68%) vMotion
15 9 (23.68%) vSphere
16 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (18.42%) LAN
16 7 (18.42%) ERP
16 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 7 (18.42%) WAN
16 7 (18.42%) Citrix
17 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
17 6 (15.79%) Dell

Windows
Top Related 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 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 11 (28.95%) DNS
3 10 (26.32%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) LAN
4 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) NAS
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) Skype
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) ERP
3 4 (10.53%) Server Building
3 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Release Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.63%) BCP
6 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Process Management
6 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) PHP
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSE
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) MCSD
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
3 9 (23.68%) vSphere
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.89%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) SCCM
2 12 (31.58%) SCOM
3 9 (23.68%) vMotion
4 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) HP
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco
5 7 (18.42%) Citrix
6 6 (15.79%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
8 3 (7.89%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.63%) Veritas
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