The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 691 859 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.82% 13.17% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.69% 58.48% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 631 727 805
Median salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +13.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1085 1469 1776
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.13% 22.53% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1210 1451
Median salary £35,094 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.84% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Yorkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Yorkshire

Windows
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire 0 504 £35,000 -6.66% 85
South Yorkshire -5 79 £32,500 -18.75% 10
North Yorkshire -12 76 £25,500 -31.08% 14
East Yorkshire 0 28 £27,500 +12.24% 6
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 761 (53.29%) Microsoft
2 704 (49.30%) Windows Server
3 696 (48.74%) Active Directory
4 516 (36.13%) VMware
5 397 (27.80%) SQL Server
6 373 (26.12%) MS Exchange
7 371 (25.98%) ITIL
8 363 (25.42%) SQL
9 359 (25.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 357 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 322 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 298 (20.87%) Linux
13 293 (20.52%) MS Excel
14 231 (16.18%) MS Office
15 228 (15.97%) Windows 7
16 220 (15.41%) .NET
17 213 (14.92%) DNS
18 206 (14.43%) Cisco
19 204 (14.29%) Firewall
20 198 (13.87%) Citrix
20 198 (13.87%) SAN
21 196 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
22 189 (13.24%) Finance
23 186 (13.03%) Office 365
24 185 (12.96%) IIS
25 175 (12.25%) Unix
25 175 (12.25%) LAN
25 175 (12.25%) WAN
26 171 (11.97%) SLA
27 169 (11.83%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 373 (26.12%) MS Exchange
2 185 (12.96%) IIS
3 145 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 138 (9.66%) SharePoint
5 65 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 60 (4.20%) WebLogic
7 58 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 51 (3.57%) WebSphere
9 47 (3.29%) JBoss
10 38 (2.66%) Skype for Business
11 32 (2.24%) CloudStack
11 32 (2.24%) OpenStack
12 31 (2.17%) Tomcat
13 24 (1.68%) Apache
14 23 (1.61%) CMS
14 23 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.84%) Umbraco
17 10 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 293 (20.52%) MS Excel
2 231 (16.18%) MS Office
3 16 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.63%) Visualfiles
2 5 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.28%) Maximo
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.070%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.070%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.070%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 186 (13.03%) Office 365
2 122 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.05%) Mimecast
5 9 (0.63%) SaaS
6 7 (0.49%) PaaS
7 6 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.35%) IaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.070%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 213 (14.92%) DNS
2 204 (14.29%) Firewall
3 198 (13.87%) SAN
4 175 (12.25%) LAN
4 175 (12.25%) WAN
5 158 (11.06%) DHCP
6 118 (8.26%) TCP/IP
7 102 (7.14%) VPN
8 78 (5.46%) Internet
9 51 (3.57%) NAS
10 48 (3.36%) VoIP
11 34 (2.38%) Wireless
12 32 (2.24%) MPLS
12 32 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
13 30 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
14 26 (1.82%) Ethernet
15 23 (1.61%) SSL
16 21 (1.47%) HTTP
17 20 (1.40%) Network Security
18 16 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (27.80%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 53 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (2.10%) MySQL
7 28 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 16 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (0.98%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.42%) QlikView
16 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 83 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 53 (3.71%) JIRA
3 44 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 43 (3.01%) Subversion
5 38 (2.66%) Jenkins
6 34 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 32 (2.24%) TeamCity
8 28 (1.96%) Android Studio
9 20 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.77%) Ant
10 11 (0.77%) Maven
11 10 (0.70%) MSTest
11 10 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.49%) Burp Suite
12 7 (0.49%) JMeter
12 7 (0.49%) YouTrack
13 6 (0.42%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.42%) NUnit
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 189 (13.24%) Finance
2 60 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.80%) Legal
4 30 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 20 (1.40%) Marketing
6 19 (1.33%) Retail
7 16 (1.12%) Banking
8 15 (1.05%) Law
9 12 (0.84%) Games
10 9 (0.63%) Publishing
11 7 (0.49%) Electronics
11 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Advertising
13 5 (0.35%) Back Office
14 4 (0.28%) Local Government
15 1 (0.070%) French Language
15 1 (0.070%) German Language
15 1 (0.070%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.070%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.070%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 346 (24.23%) Analyst
2 185 (12.96%) Support Analyst
3 174 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 153 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 140 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
6 139 (9.73%) IT Support
7 123 (8.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 119 (8.33%) Developer
9 106 (7.42%) IT Analyst
10 95 (6.65%) Service Analyst
11 93 (6.51%) Service Desk Analyst
12 90 (6.30%) VMware Engineer
13 77 (5.39%) IT Engineer
14 73 (5.11%) IT Support Analyst
15 68 (4.76%) .NET Developer
16 65 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 65 (4.55%) Applications Support
17 61 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
17 61 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
18 60 (4.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (15.41%) .NET
2 123 (8.61%) HTML
3 103 (7.21%) ASP.NET
4 73 (5.11%) Web Services
5 66 (4.62%) XML
6 59 (4.13%) CSS
7 54 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (3.15%) .NET Framework
9 39 (2.73%) jQuery
10 38 (2.66%) SOAP
11 37 (2.59%) WinForms
12 36 (2.52%) WCF
13 28 (1.96%) WPF
14 25 (1.75%) AngularJS
15 19 (1.33%) JSON
16 17 (1.19%) Middleware
17 15 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (0.91%) REST
19 12 (0.84%) CSS3
19 12 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 91 (6.37%) Data Centre
2 79 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.71%) Clustering
4 51 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.52%) Replication
6 35 (2.45%) Driving Licence
7 28 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.40%) iPad
10 17 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.12%) iPhone
12 15 (1.05%) HP Storage
13 14 (0.98%) PKI
13 14 (0.98%) User Experience
13 14 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.91%) EMC VNX
15 12 (0.84%) NHS
16 11 (0.77%) CESG
16 11 (0.77%) Fintech
16 11 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 704 (49.30%) Windows Server
2 359 (25.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 357 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 298 (20.87%) Linux
5 228 (15.97%) Windows 7
6 175 (12.25%) Unix
7 157 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 88 (6.16%) Windows 10
9 58 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 52 (3.64%) Windows 8
11 43 (3.01%) Android
12 41 (2.87%) Windows XP
13 28 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
13 28 (1.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 19 (1.33%) Solaris
14 19 (1.33%) Windows Phone
15 14 (0.98%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.77%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.63%) HPUX
17 9 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (25.98%) ITIL
2 169 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 92 (6.44%) Software Engineering
5 87 (6.09%) MVC
6 79 (5.53%) DevOps
7 76 (5.32%) SDLC
8 72 (5.04%) Time Management
9 70 (4.90%) Scrum
10 69 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (4.27%) Service Delivery
12 60 (4.20%) Migration
13 58 (4.06%) Information Security
14 57 (3.99%) Service Management
15 56 (3.92%) Change Management
15 56 (3.92%) Problem Management
16 55 (3.85%) Waterfall
17 53 (3.71%) Project Management
18 46 (3.22%) ITIL V3
19 45 (3.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 363 (25.42%) SQL
2 165 (11.55%) C#
3 156 (10.92%) PowerShell
4 131 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 123 (8.61%) Java
6 105 (7.35%) Python
7 65 (4.55%) C
8 59 (4.13%) C++
9 58 (4.06%) Ruby
10 54 (3.78%) T-SQL
11 42 (2.94%) Shell Script
12 39 (2.73%) PHP
13 38 (2.66%) Perl
14 27 (1.89%) VB
15 26 (1.82%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.54%) VB.NET
17 20 (1.40%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.33%) VB6
19 11 (0.77%) BeanShell
20 9 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 196 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (7.14%) MCSE
3 93 (6.51%) Degree
4 75 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (5.04%) MCSA
6 59 (4.13%) CCNA
7 35 (2.45%) CCNP
8 32 (2.24%) MCP
9 30 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (1.96%) Security Cleared
11 25 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (1.75%) SC Cleared
12 24 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (1.40%) CREST Certified
14 19 (1.33%) MCITP
15 17 (1.19%) CISSP
16 16 (1.12%) CCA
16 16 (1.12%) CEH
17 15 (1.05%) OSCP
18 12 (0.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (11.97%) SLA
2 29 (2.03%) QA
3 17 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.42%) HL7
6 5 (0.35%) DICOM
7 3 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.14%) PMO
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) WCAG
9 1 (0.070%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.070%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.070%) UCITS
System Software
1 696 (48.74%) Active Directory
2 322 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 165 (11.55%) Hyper-V
4 119 (8.33%) vSphere
5 84 (5.88%) XenApp
6 65 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (3.78%) XenServer
8 32 (2.24%) Xen
8 32 (2.24%) XenDesktop
9 28 (1.96%) VMware ESX
10 24 (1.68%) Terminal Services
11 19 (1.33%) Terminal Server
12 16 (1.12%) OpenSIPS
13 14 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (0.63%) Docker
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 6 (0.42%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 122 (8.54%) SCCM
2 102 (7.14%) SCOM
3 38 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (2.66%) Puppet
4 35 (2.45%) WSUS
5 32 (2.24%) Ansible
6 17 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 15 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
8 14 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (0.91%) OpenView
10 12 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 11 (0.77%) DameWare
12 9 (0.63%) vMotion
13 8 (0.56%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.49%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.49%) EMC VPLEX
14 7 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.42%) Cobbler
15 6 (0.42%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 761 (53.29%) Microsoft
2 516 (36.13%) VMware
3 206 (14.43%) Cisco
4 198 (13.87%) Citrix
5 131 (9.17%) Oracle
6 114 (7.98%) HP
7 74 (5.18%) NetApp
8 60 (4.20%) Red Hat
9 44 (3.08%) EMC
10 43 (3.01%) Avaya
11 31 (2.17%) EnterpriseDB
12 28 (1.96%) Dell
13 25 (1.75%) F5
13 25 (1.75%) Veeam
14 21 (1.47%) Juniper
15 20 (1.40%) CommVault
16 19 (1.33%) Dell Compellent
17 18 (1.26%) Symantec
18 17 (1.19%) Civica
18 17 (1.19%) IBM
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