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

Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 679 837 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.64% 14.84% 15.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.18% 64.48% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 566 696 896
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1167 1298 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.73% 23.01% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1071 1386
Median salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 June 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 27 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
West Yorkshire -2 479 £35,000 -2.77% 62
North Yorkshire -8 70 £37,500 +7.14% 14
South Yorkshire -18 56 £32,500 +18.18% 15
East Yorkshire 0 55 £23,000 -6.12% 3
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 714 (52.15%) Microsoft
2 697 (50.91%) Active Directory
3 647 (47.26%) Windows Server
4 520 (37.98%) VMware
5 396 (28.93%) SQL Server
6 393 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 391 (28.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 376 (27.47%) ITIL
9 328 (23.96%) SQL
10 322 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 314 (22.94%) MS Exchange
12 295 (21.55%) Linux
13 256 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
14 228 (16.65%) DNS
15 221 (16.14%) SAN
16 211 (15.41%) Cisco
17 203 (14.83%) Citrix
18 200 (14.61%) Firewall
19 195 (14.24%) Windows 7
20 185 (13.51%) Office 365
21 184 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
22 182 (13.29%) .NET
23 181 (13.22%) DHCP
24 178 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
25 173 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
26 163 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
27 162 (11.83%) Hyper-V
27 162 (11.83%) Finance
28 154 (11.25%) PowerShell
29 143 (10.45%) IIS

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
1 314 (22.94%) MS Exchange
2 143 (10.45%) IIS
3 119 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 91 (6.65%) SharePoint
5 52 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (2.26%) Apache
7 31 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 29 (2.12%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.90%) Skype for Business
10 24 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.75%) JBoss
11 22 (1.61%) CMS
12 21 (1.53%) CloudStack
12 21 (1.53%) OpenStack
13 11 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.58%) Confluence
15 7 (0.51%) SAS
16 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 256 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.073%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.073%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.51%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.29%) Maximo
3 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.22%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.073%) Magento
5 1 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.073%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 185 (13.51%) Office 365
2 163 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.24%) Mimecast
5 14 (1.02%) SaaS
6 13 (0.95%) PaaS
7 12 (0.88%) IaaS
8 7 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.15%) GitHub
10 2 (0.15%) Yammer
11 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.073%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.073%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 228 (16.65%) DNS
2 221 (16.14%) SAN
3 200 (14.61%) Firewall
4 181 (13.22%) DHCP
5 126 (9.20%) WAN
6 124 (9.06%) TCP/IP
7 122 (8.91%) LAN
8 116 (8.47%) VPN
9 69 (5.04%) VoIP
10 66 (4.82%) Internet
11 47 (3.43%) Ethernet
12 45 (3.29%) VLAN
13 43 (3.14%) NAS
14 34 (2.48%) MPLS
15 32 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
15 32 (2.34%) Wireless
16 24 (1.75%) HTTP
16 24 (1.75%) WebEx
17 23 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (1.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (28.93%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 80 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (3.65%) Oracle Database
6 39 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.83%) MySQL
10 20 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 20 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.58%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 99 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 87 (6.36%) Git (software)
3 76 (5.55%) JIRA
4 67 (4.89%) Subversion
5 54 (3.94%) Eclipse
6 49 (3.58%) Android Studio
7 48 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 39 (2.85%) TeamCity
9 32 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 24 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.58%) Burp Suite
11 8 (0.58%) NUnit
12 7 (0.51%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.51%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.44%) GCC
13 6 (0.44%) JBehave
13 6 (0.44%) MSTest
13 6 (0.44%) NuGet
13 6 (0.44%) Ranorex
General
1 162 (11.83%) Finance
2 42 (3.07%) Telecoms
3 37 (2.70%) Legal
4 36 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.56%) Marketing
6 28 (2.05%) Retail
7 24 (1.75%) Law
8 14 (1.02%) Publishing
9 11 (0.80%) Games
10 9 (0.66%) Local Government
11 7 (0.51%) Back Office
12 4 (0.29%) Advertising
12 4 (0.29%) Banking
12 4 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.15%) Automotive
13 2 (0.15%) Billing
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.073%) Military
14 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 266 (19.43%) Analyst
2 192 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 190 (13.88%) Support Engineer
4 169 (12.34%) IT Support
5 163 (11.91%) Windows Engineer
6 138 (10.08%) Support Analyst
7 120 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 113 (8.25%) Developer
9 100 (7.30%) IT Engineer
10 96 (7.01%) IT Analyst
11 85 (6.21%) VMware Engineer
12 81 (5.92%) Service Analyst
13 79 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 78 (5.70%) Service Desk Analyst
15 72 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
16 71 (5.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 71 (5.19%) Software Engineer
17 69 (5.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
18 67 (4.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 63 (4.60%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (13.29%) .NET
2 112 (8.18%) HTML
3 81 (5.92%) Web Services
4 72 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 50 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (3.29%) SOAP
7 44 (3.21%) XML
8 43 (3.14%) WCF
9 42 (3.07%) WinForms
10 37 (2.70%) jQuery
11 36 (2.63%) WPF
12 23 (1.68%) CSS
13 22 (1.61%) REST
14 19 (1.39%) .NET Framework
15 17 (1.24%) AngularJS
15 17 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (0.95%) JSON
17 12 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (0.80%) Entity Framework
18 11 (0.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.16%) Data Centre
2 62 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.73%) Replication
5 49 (3.58%) Clustering
6 33 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.53%) iPad
8 20 (1.46%) Driving Licence
9 18 (1.31%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.10%) User Experience
11 14 (1.02%) HP Storage
11 14 (1.02%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
13 12 (0.88%) CMDB
13 12 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (0.88%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.80%) Blackberry
14 11 (0.80%) NHS
15 10 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 647 (47.26%) Windows Server
2 393 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 391 (28.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 295 (21.55%) Linux
5 195 (14.24%) Windows 7
6 173 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 133 (9.72%) Unix
8 90 (6.57%) Android
9 88 (6.43%) Windows 10
10 87 (6.36%) Windows XP
11 64 (4.67%) Windows 8
12 61 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 50 (3.65%) Embedded Linux
13 50 (3.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 23 (1.68%) Apple iOS
15 16 (1.17%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.88%) Solaris
16 12 (0.88%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (27.47%) ITIL
2 178 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (8.77%) Software Engineering
4 103 (7.52%) SDLC
5 91 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 81 (5.92%) Service Management
7 77 (5.62%) Waterfall
8 76 (5.55%) Time Management
9 75 (5.48%) DevOps
10 72 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 65 (4.75%) Scrum
12 64 (4.67%) Change Management
13 63 (4.60%) MVC
13 63 (4.60%) OO
14 62 (4.53%) High Availability
15 57 (4.16%) Project Management
16 52 (3.80%) Load Balancing
17 51 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
18 49 (3.58%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (23.96%) SQL
2 154 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 140 (10.23%) C#
4 129 (9.42%) Java
5 112 (8.18%) JavaScript
6 97 (7.09%) Python
7 78 (5.70%) T-SQL
8 75 (5.48%) C++
9 74 (5.41%) C
10 32 (2.34%) Ruby
11 30 (2.19%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.19%) VB
12 28 (2.05%) PHP
12 28 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.97%) Perl
14 16 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.10%) VB6
16 9 (0.66%) VBScript
17 8 (0.58%) VBA
18 7 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 184 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (7.60%) MCSA
3 91 (6.65%) MCSE
4 84 (6.14%) Degree
5 64 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (4.09%) CCNA
7 42 (3.07%) MCP
8 36 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
9 30 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
11 23 (1.68%) MCITP
12 21 (1.53%) CCNP
13 17 (1.24%) HND
14 14 (1.02%) GNVQ
14 14 (1.02%) Security Cleared
15 13 (0.95%) CISSP
15 13 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
16 12 (0.88%) CISA
16 12 (0.88%) MCDST
17 11 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (8.69%) SLA
2 25 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.53%) QA
4 13 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.37%) PMO
6 5 (0.37%) WCAG
7 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.073%) UCITS
System Software
1 697 (50.91%) Active Directory
2 322 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 162 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 105 (7.67%) vSphere
5 98 (7.16%) VMware ESXi
6 81 (5.92%) XenApp
7 44 (3.21%) XenServer
8 36 (2.63%) XenDesktop
9 23 (1.68%) Terminal Services
10 22 (1.61%) Terminal Server
10 22 (1.61%) Xen
11 18 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.88%) OpenSIPS
14 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.66%) Docker
16 6 (0.44%) vCloud
16 6 (0.44%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.37%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 133 (9.72%) SCCM
2 70 (5.11%) SCOM
3 46 (3.36%) WSUS
4 38 (2.78%) Puppet
5 37 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (2.05%) Ansible
7 23 (1.68%) DameWare
8 21 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
8 21 (1.53%) Perfmon
9 16 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 16 (1.17%) vCenter Server
10 14 (1.02%) OpenView
11 11 (0.80%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 8 (0.58%) Opsview
15 6 (0.44%) Nagios
15 6 (0.44%) ZENworks
16 5 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 714 (52.15%) Microsoft
2 520 (37.98%) VMware
3 211 (15.41%) Cisco
4 203 (14.83%) Citrix
5 138 (10.08%) HP
6 115 (8.40%) Oracle
7 90 (6.57%) NetApp
8 58 (4.24%) Red Hat
9 56 (4.09%) Avaya
10 44 (3.21%) Dell
11 43 (3.14%) EMC
12 29 (2.12%) Apple
12 29 (2.12%) CheckPoint
13 28 (2.05%) Veeam
14 27 (1.97%) CommVault
15 26 (1.90%) F5
16 21 (1.53%) Dell Compellent
17 20 (1.46%) EnterpriseDB
18 18 (1.31%) Remedy
18 18 (1.31%) Symantec
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £100 to £130 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
coachwise
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum £20,000 - £27,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 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: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday