Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 29.08% 22.97% 31.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.59% 84.42% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 74
Wakefield median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% +16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,625 £18,650
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £38,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% +1.37% +4.29%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 31.08% 27.21% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 72 76
Wakefield median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +13.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,600 £18,750
90th Percentile £48,250 £45,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 45 (61.64%) Active Directory
2 43 (58.90%) VMware
3 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
4 34 (46.58%) Windows Server
5 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (42.47%) ITIL
5 31 (42.47%) MS Exchange
6 24 (32.88%) TCP/IP
7 22 (30.14%) Office 365
8 21 (28.77%) DHCP
9 19 (26.03%) DNS
9 19 (26.03%) Cisco
10 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
10 17 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (20.55%) SAN
12 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
12 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
13 12 (16.44%) SCCM
13 12 (16.44%) VoIP
14 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (15.07%) Firewall
14 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (13.70%) Degree
15 10 (13.70%) MCP
15 10 (13.70%) MCSA
16 9 (12.33%) MCSE
16 9 (12.33%) Avaya
16 9 (12.33%) Project Management

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 31 (42.47%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.22%) IIS
4 5 (6.85%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.14%) Office 365
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) G Suite
4 1 (1.37%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.88%) TCP/IP
2 21 (28.77%) DHCP
3 19 (26.03%) DNS
4 15 (20.55%) SAN
5 12 (16.44%) VoIP
6 11 (15.07%) Firewall
7 8 (10.96%) LAN
7 8 (10.96%) WAN
8 5 (6.85%) VPN
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.11%) Internet
9 3 (4.11%) MPLS
10 2 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.74%) FTP
10 2 (2.74%) HTTP
10 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.74%) SSL
10 2 (2.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (9.59%) Law
2 6 (8.22%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Finance
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Service Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Team Leader
6 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) IT Support
8 6 (8.22%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (8.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (8.22%) IT Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.85%) Clustering
1 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.48%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) CCTV
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) HP Storage
3 2 (2.74%) Media Streaming
3 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) Windows Server
2 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.85%) Linux
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) Change Management
2 9 (12.33%) Project Management
3 6 (8.22%) ITSM
4 5 (6.85%) Migration
4 5 (6.85%) Service Management
5 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.11%) ERP
5 3 (4.11%) High Availability
5 3 (4.11%) IT Strategy
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Development
5 3 (4.11%) Presales
5 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.74%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (2.74%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (2.74%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (2.74%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) C
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) C#
3 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) C++
4 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 10 (13.70%) MCP
2 10 (13.70%) MCSA
3 9 (12.33%) MCSE
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (9.59%) MCDST
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 45 (61.64%) Active Directory
2 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.33%) vSphere
5 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.74%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.37%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) VMware
2 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.03%) Cisco
4 9 (12.33%) Avaya
5 5 (6.85%) HP
5 5 (6.85%) Veeam
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) EMC
6 4 (5.48%) Mitel
6 4 (5.48%) NetApp
7 3 (4.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.74%) BMC
8 2 (2.74%) Brocade
8 2 (2.74%) Google
8 2 (2.74%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.74%) Progress
8 2 (2.74%) Remedy
8 2 (2.74%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.37%) Autodesk
9 1 (1.37%) CommVault