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

Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 503 617 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.99% 14.40% 13.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.07% 63.94% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 463 499 551
Median salary £37,500 £36,450 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.88% +7.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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 750 965 1192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.86% 22.53% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 653 767 961
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -2 317 £40,000 +9.58% 34
Bradford +3 68 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Wakefield -3 27 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Wetherby +1 22 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Halifax -8 21 £27,500 -34.52% 1
Huddersfield +3 16 £32,500 +20.37% 1
Pontefract - 4 £28,500 -
Ossett 0 3 £22,000 -43.58%
Brighouse - 3 £19,000 -
Mirfield 0 1 £24,000 -2.04%
Castleford -2 1 £21,500 -4.44%
Dewsbury - 1 £32,500 - 3
Keighley - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 535 (53.99%) Microsoft
2 483 (48.74%) Windows Server
3 458 (46.22%) Active Directory
4 374 (37.74%) VMware
5 327 (33.00%) SQL Server
6 263 (26.54%) ITIL
7 257 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 256 (25.83%) SQL
8 256 (25.83%) MS Exchange
9 249 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 237 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 198 (19.98%) Linux
12 179 (18.06%) Firewall
13 172 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
14 171 (17.26%) .NET
15 155 (15.64%) Windows 7
16 153 (15.44%) SAN
17 148 (14.93%) Cisco
18 141 (14.23%) DNS
19 138 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
20 133 (13.42%) Citrix
21 132 (13.32%) Finance
22 127 (12.82%) C#
23 126 (12.71%) Unix
23 126 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
24 125 (12.61%) DHCP
25 122 (12.31%) IIS
26 119 (12.01%) Office 365
27 117 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
28 108 (10.90%) PowerShell

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
1 256 (25.83%) MS Exchange
2 122 (12.31%) IIS
3 93 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 83 (8.38%) SharePoint
5 40 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 33 (3.33%) WebSphere
8 27 (2.72%) CloudStack
8 27 (2.72%) JBoss
8 27 (2.72%) OpenStack
9 25 (2.52%) Skype for Business
9 25 (2.52%) Tomcat
10 23 (2.32%) Apache
11 13 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.11%) Umbraco
13 10 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.91%) CMS
14 9 (0.91%) Confluence
15 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 172 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Maximo
1 4 (0.40%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 119 (12.01%) Office 365
2 117 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.21%) Mimecast
4 12 (1.21%) SaaS
5 9 (0.91%) PaaS
6 7 (0.71%) IaaS
7 4 (0.40%) 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%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 179 (18.06%) Firewall
2 153 (15.44%) SAN
3 141 (14.23%) DNS
4 125 (12.61%) DHCP
5 103 (10.39%) LAN
5 103 (10.39%) WAN
6 70 (7.06%) VPN
7 65 (6.56%) TCP/IP
8 53 (5.35%) Internet
9 32 (3.23%) VoIP
10 30 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
11 29 (2.93%) MPLS
12 28 (2.83%) NAS
13 22 (2.22%) Wireless
14 21 (2.12%) HTTP
14 21 (2.12%) VLAN
14 21 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (1.92%) Ethernet
15 19 (1.92%) IP Telephony
16 16 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 68 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (1.72%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.61%) MySQL
12 14 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (0.50%) Big Data
16 5 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (0.50%) QlikView
17 4 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 65 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 43 (4.34%) Git (software)
3 40 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 39 (3.94%) JIRA
5 33 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 28 (2.83%) Eclipse
7 26 (2.62%) Subversion
8 22 (2.22%) Android Studio
9 20 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.91%) Burp Suite
12 6 (0.61%) MSI
12 6 (0.61%) NetBeans
13 5 (0.50%) MSTest
14 4 (0.40%) Vagrant
15 3 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 2 (0.20%) Travis CI
17 1 (0.10%) GoCD
17 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 132 (13.32%) Finance
2 45 (4.54%) Telecoms
3 25 (2.52%) Legal
4 24 (2.42%) Marketing
5 19 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.51%) Law
6 15 (1.51%) Retail
7 10 (1.01%) Games
7 10 (1.01%) Publishing
8 6 (0.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.20%) Billing
10 2 (0.20%) Electronics
10 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 209 (21.09%) Analyst
2 127 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 117 (11.81%) Windows Engineer
4 110 (11.10%) Support Engineer
5 109 (11.00%) IT Support
6 106 (10.70%) Support Analyst
7 89 (8.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 89 (8.98%) Developer
8 76 (7.67%) VMware Engineer
9 69 (6.96%) IT Analyst
10 59 (5.95%) IT Engineer
11 55 (5.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 54 (5.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 50 (5.05%) .NET Developer
13 50 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
14 49 (4.94%) C# Developer
14 49 (4.94%) IT Support Analyst
14 49 (4.94%) Service Analyst
15 48 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
16 47 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (17.26%) .NET
2 92 (9.28%) HTML
3 87 (8.78%) ASP.NET
4 72 (7.27%) Web Services
5 55 (5.55%) XML
6 51 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (3.94%) SOAP
8 37 (3.73%) CSS
9 34 (3.43%) jQuery
10 30 (3.03%) WinForms
11 28 (2.83%) WCF
12 25 (2.52%) WPF
13 14 (1.41%) AngularJS
14 13 (1.31%) .NET Framework
15 12 (1.21%) JSON
16 11 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (1.11%) CSS3
16 11 (1.11%) JSP
16 11 (1.11%) RESTful
16 11 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.16%) Data Centre
2 37 (3.73%) Clustering
3 34 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.72%) Replication
5 18 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 18 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 14 (1.41%) iPad
7 12 (1.21%) Public Cloud
8 9 (0.91%) HP Storage
8 9 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
8 9 (0.91%) iPhone
8 9 (0.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (0.91%) NHS
9 6 (0.61%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.61%) CESG
9 6 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.61%) IVR
9 6 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 6 (0.61%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 483 (48.74%) Windows Server
2 257 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 249 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 198 (19.98%) Linux
5 155 (15.64%) Windows 7
6 126 (12.71%) Unix
7 106 (10.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (5.65%) Windows 10
9 43 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (4.04%) Windows XP
11 39 (3.94%) Windows 8
12 32 (3.23%) Android
13 22 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
13 22 (2.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 17 (1.72%) Windows Phone
15 13 (1.31%) Windows Vista
16 11 (1.11%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.91%) Solaris
17 9 (0.91%) Windows Phone 8
18 8 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (26.54%) ITIL
2 138 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (9.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 81 (8.17%) Software Engineering
5 74 (7.47%) MVC
6 69 (6.96%) Time Management
7 63 (6.36%) DevOps
8 61 (6.16%) SDLC
9 55 (5.55%) Service Delivery
10 53 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (5.25%) Scrum
12 49 (4.94%) Change Management
13 46 (4.64%) Service Management
14 44 (4.44%) Waterfall
15 40 (4.04%) Problem Management
16 38 (3.83%) High Availability
17 36 (3.63%) Project Management
18 34 (3.43%) OO
19 33 (3.33%) Information Security
20 32 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 256 (25.83%) SQL
2 127 (12.82%) C#
3 108 (10.90%) PowerShell
4 95 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 92 (9.28%) Java
6 79 (7.97%) Python
7 62 (6.26%) T-SQL
8 55 (5.55%) C
9 49 (4.94%) C++
10 48 (4.84%) Ruby
11 32 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 30 (3.03%) PHP
13 27 (2.72%) Perl
13 27 (2.72%) VB
14 19 (1.92%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.82%) VB6
16 13 (1.31%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.91%) VBScript
18 5 (0.50%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (6.26%) MCSA
4 58 (5.85%) MCSE
5 55 (5.55%) CCNA
6 49 (4.94%) Degree
7 35 (3.53%) CCNP
8 23 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (2.02%) Security Cleared
10 19 (1.92%) SC Cleared
11 18 (1.82%) CREST Certified
12 17 (1.72%) OSCP
13 16 (1.61%) CEH
14 12 (1.21%) CCIE
15 11 (1.11%) CISA
15 11 (1.11%) CISSP
15 11 (1.11%) MCITP
16 8 (0.81%) CCA
16 8 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (10.19%) SLA
2 18 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.21%) QA
4 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) HL7
6 2 (0.20%) DICOM
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) PMO
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) UCITS
System Software
1 458 (46.22%) Active Directory
2 237 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (9.99%) vSphere
4 86 (8.68%) Hyper-V
5 57 (5.75%) XenApp
6 42 (4.24%) XenServer
7 40 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (2.83%) XenDesktop
9 27 (2.72%) Xen
10 21 (2.12%) Terminal Server
11 14 (1.41%) OpenSIPS
11 14 (1.41%) VMware ESX
12 13 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (1.21%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.91%) Docker
15 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.61%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
18 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
19 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 97 (9.79%) SCCM
2 72 (7.27%) SCOM
3 37 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (3.73%) Puppet
4 33 (3.33%) Ansible
5 22 (2.22%) WSUS
6 16 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
7 12 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.01%) vCenter Server
9 8 (0.81%) OpenView
9 8 (0.81%) vMotion
10 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.50%) Opsview
12 5 (0.50%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.40%) PowerCLI
13 4 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
14 3 (0.30%) Cobbler
14 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 535 (53.99%) Microsoft
2 374 (37.74%) VMware
3 148 (14.93%) Cisco
4 133 (13.42%) Citrix
5 99 (9.99%) Oracle
6 86 (8.68%) HP
7 68 (6.86%) NetApp
8 46 (4.64%) Avaya
9 41 (4.14%) Red Hat
10 33 (3.33%) Dell
11 26 (2.62%) EMC
11 26 (2.62%) EnterpriseDB
12 23 (2.32%) F5
13 21 (2.12%) CommVault
13 21 (2.12%) Dell Compellent
13 21 (2.12%) Juniper
14 20 (2.02%) Veeam
15 19 (1.92%) Civica
16 14 (1.41%) Riverbed
16 14 (1.41%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £26000 per annum + training / certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £55,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago