Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 63 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 13.60% 9.39% 13.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.39% 37.28% 64.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81 44 78
York median annual salary £47,000 £26,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.77% -3.70% -5.26%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £75,000 £37,875
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +60.38% -18.46% -5.80%

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 York with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
York
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 154 169 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 22.51% 25.19% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 134 104 116
York median annual salary £42,500 £35,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.57% +21.55% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,875 £53,750 £46,250
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in York

Windows
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Windows in York

Windows
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in York over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in York

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the York region with a requirement for Windows.

1 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
2 52 (55.91%) VMware
3 41 (44.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (44.09%) PowerShell
4 38 (40.86%) Active Directory
4 38 (40.86%) Windows Server
5 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (38.71%) DevOps
6 34 (36.56%) Citrix
7 31 (33.33%) Finance
7 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (30.11%) XenApp
9 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (29.03%) Linux
9 27 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 26 (27.96%) Office 365
11 22 (23.66%) VMware ESXi
12 21 (22.58%) NetScaler
12 21 (22.58%) XenMobile
12 21 (22.58%) XenDesktop
13 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
13 20 (21.51%) Puppet
13 20 (21.51%) Citrix Certification
13 20 (21.51%) Project Management
14 19 (20.43%) Windows 10
14 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (16.13%) Altiris
15 15 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
15 15 (16.13%) Symantec

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) Jetty
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (27.96%) Office 365
3 15 (16.13%) OneDrive
4 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.15%) NuGet
6 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) NetScaler
2 12 (12.90%) DNS
3 11 (11.83%) Firewall
4 10 (10.75%) SAN
5 9 (9.68%) DHCP
5 9 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.38%) VPN
8 3 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.15%) VLAN
10 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.08%) DSL
10 1 (1.08%) FTP
10 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.08%) SSL
10 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) Informix
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) JIRA
1 7 (7.53%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.15%) JMeter
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.08%) Selenium
5 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Czech Language
3 7 (7.53%) Investment Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Citrix Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Analyst
4 13 (13.98%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) IT Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.53%) Citrix Specialist
8 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (7.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.23%) WCF
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.15%) LINQ
3 2 (2.15%) React
3 2 (2.15%) REST
3 2 (2.15%) Spring
3 2 (2.15%) WPF
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (7.53%) Derivative
5 6 (6.45%) Fat Client
5 6 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.45%) Thin Client
6 5 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) EPoS
8 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.86%) Windows Server
2 27 (29.03%) Linux
3 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
4 19 (20.43%) Windows 10
4 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.30%) Android
9 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.23%) Unix
10 1 (1.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.08%) Debian
10 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) DevOps
2 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 20 (21.51%) Project Management
5 10 (10.75%) High Availability
5 10 (10.75%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (9.68%) Patch Management
7 8 (8.60%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
8 7 (7.53%) Release Management
8 7 (7.53%) SDLC
9 6 (6.45%) Migration
10 5 (5.38%) Break/Fix
10 5 (5.38%) Service Management
10 5 (5.38%) Task Automation
11 4 (4.30%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (3.23%) Presales
12 3 (3.23%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
3 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.30%) C#
4 4 (4.30%) Ruby
5 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (10.75%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) MCSE
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.08%) CCIE
5 1 (1.08%) CCNA
5 1 (1.08%) CCNP
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) GDPR
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 41 (44.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (40.86%) Active Directory
3 28 (30.11%) XenApp
4 22 (23.66%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (22.58%) XenDesktop
6 15 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.15%) vSphere
9 1 (1.08%) Docker
9 1 (1.08%) KVM
9 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) XenMobile
2 20 (21.51%) Puppet
3 12 (12.90%) Terraform
4 9 (9.68%) WSUS
5 2 (2.15%) SCCM
6 1 (1.08%) cPanel
6 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.08%) SCOM
6 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) SCSM
6 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
2 52 (55.91%) VMware
3 34 (36.56%) Citrix
4 15 (16.13%) Altiris
4 15 (16.13%) McAfee
4 15 (16.13%) Symantec
5 10 (10.75%) Cisco
6 9 (9.68%) Ivanti
6 9 (9.68%) Shavlik
7 8 (8.60%) HP
7 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.53%) Perforce
9 6 (6.45%) Brocade
10 5 (5.38%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.15%) Apple
11 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
12 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.08%) Dell
12 1 (1.08%) EMC
12 1 (1.08%) NetApp