The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 481 594 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.54% 15.35% 15.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.55% 69.72% 61.00%
Number of salaries quoted 399 491 602
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 769 852 1159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.65% 22.02% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 605 701 958
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in West Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in West Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 305 £37,500 +4.16% 42
Bradford 0 79 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Wakefield -1 28 £32,500 +34.02% 3
Wetherby +12 11 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Pontefract -2 11 £28,500 - 3
Halifax -15 7 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Huddersfield +6 5 £30,000 -
Pudsey - 5 £22,500 - 1
Batley - 3 £23,000 - 1
Brighouse - 2 £29,500 -
Mirfield 0 1 £24,000 -7.69%
Bingley - 1 £27,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £32,500 -
Elland - 1 £32,500 -
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 556 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 498 (50.56%) Active Directory
3 475 (48.22%) Windows Server
4 393 (39.90%) VMware
5 296 (30.05%) SQL Server
6 277 (28.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 267 (27.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 265 (26.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 264 (26.80%) ITIL
10 245 (24.87%) SQL
11 240 (24.37%) MS Exchange
12 218 (22.13%) Linux
13 206 (20.91%) Microsoft Office
14 163 (16.55%) Firewall
15 159 (16.14%) DNS
16 158 (16.04%) Citrix
17 154 (15.63%) SAN
18 150 (15.23%) Cisco
19 149 (15.13%) .NET
20 144 (14.62%) Windows 7
21 143 (14.52%) DHCP
22 141 (14.31%) Finance
23 134 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
24 122 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
25 119 (12.08%) PowerShell
26 118 (11.98%) Office 365
27 117 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
28 112 (11.37%) SCCM
29 111 (11.27%) C#
29 111 (11.27%) Unix

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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
1 240 (24.37%) MS Exchange
2 109 (11.07%) IIS
3 93 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 70 (7.11%) SharePoint
5 37 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.84%) WebLogic
9 26 (2.64%) Apache
9 26 (2.64%) Tomcat
10 22 (2.23%) Skype for Business
11 21 (2.13%) CloudStack
11 21 (2.13%) JBoss
11 21 (2.13%) OpenStack
12 12 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.81%) Confluence
15 5 (0.51%) CMS
16 4 (0.41%) SAS
16 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 206 (20.91%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Maximo
1 4 (0.41%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 122 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (11.98%) Office 365
3 85 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.32%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.12%) PaaS
5 11 (1.12%) SaaS
6 9 (0.91%) IaaS
7 7 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.20%) Yammer
9 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.10%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 163 (16.55%) Firewall
2 159 (16.14%) DNS
3 154 (15.63%) SAN
4 143 (14.52%) DHCP
5 96 (9.75%) VPN
6 88 (8.93%) TCP/IP
7 76 (7.72%) WAN
8 72 (7.31%) LAN
9 48 (4.87%) Internet
10 44 (4.47%) VoIP
11 34 (3.45%) MPLS
11 34 (3.45%) VLAN
12 30 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
13 24 (2.44%) HTTP
13 24 (2.44%) NAS
14 23 (2.34%) Ethernet
15 21 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (1.93%) IP Telephony
17 17 (1.73%) SMTP
18 16 (1.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (30.05%) SQL Server
2 58 (5.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 46 (4.67%) Oracle Database
4 45 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.83%) MySQL
11 17 (1.73%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (0.81%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.71%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
18 5 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (0.51%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 63 (6.40%) Visual Studio
2 55 (5.58%) Git (software)
3 51 (5.18%) JIRA
4 46 (4.67%) Jenkins
5 40 (4.06%) Subversion
6 35 (3.55%) TeamCity
7 31 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 29 (2.94%) Eclipse
9 26 (2.64%) Android Studio
10 19 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 16 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.81%) Burp Suite
13 7 (0.71%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.61%) GCC
14 6 (0.61%) JBehave
14 6 (0.61%) JUnit
14 6 (0.61%) MSI
14 6 (0.61%) NetBeans
14 6 (0.61%) Ranorex
14 6 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 141 (14.31%) Finance
2 37 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.55%) Marketing
4 27 (2.74%) Legal
5 22 (2.23%) Law
5 22 (2.23%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.13%) Retail
7 14 (1.42%) Publishing
8 11 (1.12%) Games
9 4 (0.41%) Advertising
10 3 (0.30%) Back Office
10 3 (0.30%) Local Government
11 2 (0.20%) Billing
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.10%) Banking
12 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 197 (20.00%) Analyst
2 141 (14.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 133 (13.50%) IT Support
4 129 (13.10%) Support Engineer
5 128 (12.99%) Windows Engineer
6 102 (10.36%) Support Analyst
7 89 (9.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 81 (8.22%) Developer
8 81 (8.22%) VMware Engineer
9 76 (7.72%) IT Analyst
10 73 (7.41%) IT Engineer
11 66 (6.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 65 (6.60%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 58 (5.89%) IT Support Engineer
14 56 (5.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
15 54 (5.48%) Service Analyst
16 51 (5.18%) Service Desk Analyst
17 50 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
18 48 (4.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 48 (4.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (15.13%) .NET
2 82 (8.32%) HTML
3 66 (6.70%) Web Services
4 64 (6.50%) ASP.NET
5 43 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (3.76%) XML
7 34 (3.45%) jQuery
7 34 (3.45%) SOAP
8 32 (3.25%) WinForms
9 31 (3.15%) WCF
10 25 (2.54%) WPF
11 18 (1.83%) CSS
12 12 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (1.12%) RESTful
14 10 (1.02%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.02%) JSP
14 10 (1.02%) Spring
15 9 (0.91%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.91%) REST
15 9 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 41 (4.16%) Clustering
3 36 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.84%) Replication
6 18 (1.83%) Public Cloud
7 14 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.42%) iPad
8 12 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (1.22%) RSA SecurID
9 11 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.12%) NHS
10 9 (0.91%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.91%) iPhone
11 8 (0.81%) CMDB
11 8 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.71%) HP StoreVirtual
12 7 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 475 (48.22%) Windows Server
2 277 (28.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 265 (26.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 218 (22.13%) Linux
5 144 (14.62%) Windows 7
6 111 (11.27%) Unix
7 109 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (6.60%) Windows 10
9 59 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 49 (4.97%) Windows XP
11 48 (4.87%) Android
12 39 (3.96%) Windows 8
13 26 (2.64%) Embedded Linux
13 26 (2.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 12 (1.22%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.12%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.91%) Solaris
17 8 (0.81%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.81%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (26.80%) ITIL
2 134 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (8.83%) Software Engineering
4 73 (7.41%) SDLC
5 69 (7.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 67 (6.80%) DevOps
6 67 (6.80%) Time Management
7 58 (5.89%) Change Management
8 56 (5.69%) High Availability
9 55 (5.58%) Service Management
10 50 (5.08%) Service Delivery
11 49 (4.97%) Scrum
12 48 (4.87%) MVC
13 47 (4.77%) Waterfall
14 45 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (4.37%) Load Balancing
16 41 (4.16%) Problem Management
17 38 (3.86%) Project Management
18 37 (3.76%) OO
18 37 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 245 (24.87%) SQL
2 119 (12.08%) PowerShell
3 111 (11.27%) C#
4 96 (9.75%) Java
5 80 (8.12%) JavaScript
6 73 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 72 (7.31%) Python
8 49 (4.97%) C
9 48 (4.87%) C++
10 32 (3.25%) Ruby
11 29 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 26 (2.64%) Perl
12 26 (2.64%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.23%) PHP
13 22 (2.23%) VB
14 14 (1.42%) VB6
15 12 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.61%) VBScript
16 6 (0.61%) VC++
17 4 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (7.11%) MCSA
3 57 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (4.97%) CCNA
4 49 (4.97%) Degree
4 49 (4.97%) MCSE
5 27 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (2.23%) CCNP
7 15 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.32%) MCP
9 11 (1.12%) CREST Certified
10 10 (1.02%) Security Cleared
11 9 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
11 9 (0.91%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.81%) CISA
12 8 (0.81%) CISSP
12 8 (0.81%) OSCP
13 7 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (0.61%) CEH
14 6 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.72%) SLA
2 23 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.42%) QA
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) UCITS
System Software
1 498 (50.56%) Active Directory
2 267 (27.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 87 (8.83%) vSphere
5 64 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
6 55 (5.58%) XenApp
7 32 (3.25%) XenDesktop
7 32 (3.25%) XenServer
8 22 (2.23%) Terminal Server
8 22 (2.23%) Xen
9 17 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.52%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.22%) OpenSIPS
12 11 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.81%) Docker
14 8 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.61%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 112 (11.37%) SCCM
2 63 (6.40%) SCOM
3 37 (3.76%) Puppet
4 35 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (2.74%) Ansible
6 25 (2.54%) WSUS
7 19 (1.93%) Failover Clustering
8 16 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.02%) ServiceCenter
10 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 9 (0.91%) OpenView
10 9 (0.91%) vCenter Server
11 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (0.81%) Opsview
12 6 (0.61%) Nagios
12 6 (0.61%) ZENworks
13 5 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 556 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 393 (39.90%) VMware
3 158 (16.04%) Citrix
4 150 (15.23%) Cisco
5 103 (10.46%) Oracle
6 92 (9.34%) HP
7 77 (7.82%) NetApp
8 54 (5.48%) Red Hat
9 46 (4.67%) Avaya
10 39 (3.96%) Dell
11 33 (3.35%) EMC
12 28 (2.84%) CommVault
13 27 (2.74%) F5
14 24 (2.44%) Veeam
15 23 (2.34%) Apple
16 22 (2.23%) Dell Compellent
17 20 (2.03%) EnterpriseDB
18 19 (1.93%) CheckPoint
19 17 (1.73%) Remedy
19 17 (1.73%) Symantec
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 5 days ago