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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 12 12 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 504 569 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.17% 12.82% 14.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.76% 59.02% 55.72%
Number of salaries quoted 454 457 592
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +1.38%  

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 733 964 1285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.60% 21.71% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 642 773 1051
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 March 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 March 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 -1 344 £36,500 -3.94% 43
Bradford +9 60 £37,500 +6.38% 8
Halifax -8 23 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Wakefield -4 22 £32,500 +13.04% 4
Huddersfield +2 21 £32,500 +41.30%
Wetherby +2 17 £27,500 +5.76% 5
Ossett -1 3 £22,000 -43.58%
Brighouse - 1 £19,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 £21,500 - 6
Keighley - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 544 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 511 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 466 (45.60%) Active Directory
4 396 (38.75%) VMware
5 337 (32.97%) SQL Server
6 278 (27.20%) ITIL
7 272 (26.61%) SQL
8 267 (26.13%) MS Exchange
9 251 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 247 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 244 (23.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 207 (20.25%) MS Excel
13 202 (19.77%) Linux
14 180 (17.61%) .NET
15 174 (17.03%) Firewall
16 158 (15.46%) SAN
17 157 (15.36%) MS Office
18 155 (15.17%) Windows 7
19 149 (14.58%) Cisco
20 148 (14.48%) Citrix
21 143 (13.99%) C#
22 139 (13.60%) Finance
23 134 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
23 134 (13.11%) DNS
24 133 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
25 132 (12.92%) IIS
26 127 (12.43%) Unix
27 123 (12.04%) WAN
27 123 (12.04%) Office 365
28 121 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery

Windows
Top Related 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
1 267 (26.13%) MS Exchange
2 132 (12.92%) IIS
3 95 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 44 (4.31%) WebLogic
5 43 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 42 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 34 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 34 (3.33%) JBoss
8 33 (3.23%) CloudStack
8 33 (3.23%) OpenStack
9 25 (2.45%) Skype for Business
9 25 (2.45%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.66%) Apache
11 15 (1.47%) CMS
12 12 (1.17%) Umbraco
13 11 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.88%) Confluence
16 5 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 207 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 157 (15.36%) MS Office
3 13 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.098%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.39%) Maximo
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 123 (12.04%) Office 365
2 101 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.78%) Mimecast
4 8 (0.78%) SaaS
5 5 (0.49%) PaaS
6 4 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
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
9 1 (0.098%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.098%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 174 (17.03%) Firewall
2 158 (15.46%) SAN
3 134 (13.11%) DNS
4 123 (12.04%) WAN
5 120 (11.74%) LAN
6 115 (11.25%) DHCP
7 76 (7.44%) VPN
8 65 (6.36%) TCP/IP
9 49 (4.79%) Internet
10 36 (3.52%) NAS
11 32 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
12 29 (2.84%) MPLS
12 29 (2.84%) VoIP
13 25 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (2.15%) Wireless
15 19 (1.86%) HTTP
16 16 (1.57%) Asterisk PBX
17 14 (1.37%) Network Security
18 13 (1.27%) SSL
18 13 (1.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (2.05%) MySQL
8 21 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 19 (1.86%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.49%) QlikView
16 4 (0.39%) Big Data
16 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 62 (6.07%) Visual Studio
2 36 (3.52%) Jenkins
3 30 (2.94%) JIRA
4 28 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 24 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 20 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 19 (1.86%) Subversion
8 14 (1.37%) Android Studio
8 14 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.59%) Burp Suite
10 6 (0.59%) JMeter
11 5 (0.49%) MSI
11 5 (0.49%) MSTest
11 5 (0.49%) NetBeans
11 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.20%) Selenium
13 1 (0.098%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.098%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 139 (13.60%) Finance
2 51 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.74%) Legal
4 20 (1.96%) Marketing
5 17 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.37%) Retail
7 13 (1.27%) Law
8 12 (1.17%) Games
9 9 (0.88%) Publishing
10 6 (0.59%) Advertising
11 4 (0.39%) Back Office
12 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.20%) Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Local Government
14 1 (0.098%) Billing
14 1 (0.098%) French Language
14 1 (0.098%) German Language
14 1 (0.098%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.098%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 224 (21.92%) Analyst
2 135 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 113 (11.06%) Support Analyst
4 111 (10.86%) Windows Engineer
5 99 (9.69%) Developer
5 99 (9.69%) Support Engineer
6 91 (8.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 88 (8.61%) IT Support
8 81 (7.93%) VMware Engineer
9 65 (6.36%) IT Analyst
10 54 (5.28%) .NET Developer
10 54 (5.28%) Service Analyst
11 53 (5.19%) IT Engineer
12 52 (5.09%) Service Desk Analyst
13 50 (4.89%) DevOps Engineer
14 49 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 49 (4.79%) C# Developer
14 49 (4.79%) Technical Analyst
15 48 (4.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (4.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (17.61%) .NET
2 93 (9.10%) HTML
3 92 (9.00%) ASP.NET
4 68 (6.65%) Web Services
5 55 (5.38%) XML
6 45 (4.40%) CSS
7 42 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (3.42%) jQuery
9 33 (3.23%) SOAP
10 30 (2.94%) WinForms
11 27 (2.64%) WCF
12 21 (2.05%) .NET Framework
13 20 (1.96%) WPF
14 19 (1.86%) AngularJS
15 15 (1.47%) JSON
16 13 (1.27%) Middleware
17 12 (1.17%) CSS3
18 11 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 10 (0.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.02%) Data Centre
2 45 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.40%) Clustering
3 31 (3.03%) Replication
4 30 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 19 (1.86%) Driving Licence
6 16 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.37%) iPad
8 13 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.17%) CESG
9 12 (1.17%) NHS
10 10 (0.98%) EMC VNX
10 10 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (0.88%) HP StoreVirtual
11 9 (0.88%) iPhone
12 8 (0.78%) HP Storage
12 8 (0.78%) IBM XIV
12 8 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 511 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 247 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 244 (23.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 202 (19.77%) Linux
5 155 (15.17%) Windows 7
6 127 (12.43%) Unix
7 102 (9.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (4.60%) Windows 10
10 38 (3.72%) Windows 8
11 28 (2.74%) Windows XP
12 21 (2.05%) Android
13 19 (1.86%) Windows Phone
14 14 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
14 14 (1.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 12 (1.17%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.98%) HPUX
17 9 (0.88%) Solaris
17 9 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
18 8 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (27.20%) ITIL
2 134 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 74 (7.24%) MVC
5 67 (6.56%) Software Engineering
6 59 (5.77%) DevOps
7 58 (5.68%) Scrum
8 57 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (5.58%) Time Management
9 50 (4.89%) SDLC
10 49 (4.79%) Change Management
11 46 (4.50%) Problem Management
12 44 (4.31%) Service Delivery
13 41 (4.01%) Project Management
14 40 (3.91%) Service Management
15 39 (3.82%) ITIL V3
16 37 (3.62%) Information Security
16 37 (3.62%) Migration
17 35 (3.42%) Waterfall
18 33 (3.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 272 (26.61%) SQL
2 143 (13.99%) C#
3 106 (10.37%) PowerShell
4 94 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 81 (7.93%) Java
6 76 (7.44%) Python
7 58 (5.68%) Ruby
8 53 (5.19%) T-SQL
9 45 (4.40%) C
10 42 (4.11%) C++
11 36 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 29 (2.84%) PHP
13 26 (2.54%) Perl
13 26 (2.54%) VB
14 22 (2.15%) VB.NET
15 19 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.76%) VB6
17 8 (0.78%) VBScript
18 4 (0.39%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (6.65%) MCSE
4 56 (5.48%) Degree
5 54 (5.28%) CCNA
6 52 (5.09%) MCSA
7 34 (3.33%) CCNP
8 26 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (2.35%) Security Cleared
10 22 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 21 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
11 21 (2.05%) CREST Certified
11 21 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (1.66%) MCITP
13 16 (1.57%) CCA
13 16 (1.57%) CEH
14 14 (1.37%) MCP
14 14 (1.37%) OSCP
15 12 (1.17%) CCIE
16 9 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (10.96%) SLA
2 12 (1.17%) QA
3 11 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.59%) HL7
5 5 (0.49%) DICOM
5 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.098%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.098%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.098%) UCITS
System Software
1 466 (45.60%) Active Directory
2 251 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 99 (9.69%) vSphere
5 59 (5.77%) XenApp
6 44 (4.31%) XenServer
7 38 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (3.23%) Xen
9 28 (2.74%) XenDesktop
10 19 (1.86%) Terminal Server
11 18 (1.76%) VMware ESX
12 16 (1.57%) OpenSIPS
13 13 (1.27%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
15 8 (0.78%) Docker
16 7 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 7 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
17 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.49%) VirtualBox
18 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 101 (9.88%) SCCM
2 85 (8.32%) SCOM
3 36 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (3.52%) Puppet
4 31 (3.03%) Ansible
5 21 (2.05%) WSUS
6 12 (1.17%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
7 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (0.88%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.88%) vMotion
9 8 (0.78%) EMC VPLEX
9 8 (0.78%) OpenView
10 7 (0.68%) Cobbler
10 7 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.49%) DameWare
11 5 (0.49%) Opsview
12 4 (0.39%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 544 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 396 (38.75%) VMware
3 149 (14.58%) Cisco
4 148 (14.48%) Citrix
5 115 (11.25%) Oracle
6 84 (8.22%) HP
7 69 (6.75%) NetApp
8 53 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 40 (3.91%) Avaya
10 36 (3.52%) EMC
11 32 (3.13%) EnterpriseDB
12 25 (2.45%) Dell
12 25 (2.45%) F5
13 21 (2.05%) CommVault
14 20 (1.96%) Juniper
15 19 (1.86%) Dell Compellent
16 17 (1.66%) Civica
16 17 (1.66%) Veeam
17 16 (1.57%) IBM
18 15 (1.47%) Symantec
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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