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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
Rank 14 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 698 855 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.02% 13.15% 13.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.45% 58.60% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 638 719 784
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 £21,050 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 1083 1459 1733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.19% 22.45% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1199 1409
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £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 25 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 25 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 0 513 £35,000 -6.66% 74
South Yorkshire -5 80 £32,500 -18.75% 10
North Yorkshire -11 76 £25,500 -23.88% 13
East Yorkshire -2 26 £27,500 +7.84% 5
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 763 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 705 (49.03%) Windows Server
3 697 (48.47%) Active Directory
4 526 (36.58%) VMware
5 398 (27.68%) SQL Server
6 377 (26.22%) ITIL
7 372 (25.87%) SQL
7 372 (25.87%) MS Exchange
8 360 (25.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 358 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 327 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 300 (20.86%) Linux
12 291 (20.24%) MS Excel
13 231 (16.06%) Windows 7
14 228 (15.86%) MS Office
15 227 (15.79%) .NET
16 212 (14.74%) DNS
17 209 (14.53%) Cisco
18 205 (14.26%) Firewall
19 201 (13.98%) SAN
20 200 (13.91%) Citrix
21 198 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
22 194 (13.49%) Finance
23 185 (12.87%) IIS
24 182 (12.66%) Office 365
25 179 (12.45%) Unix
25 179 (12.45%) LAN
25 179 (12.45%) WAN
26 175 (12.17%) SLA
27 169 (11.75%) C#

Windows
Top Related 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
1 372 (25.87%) MS Exchange
2 185 (12.87%) IIS
3 146 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 138 (9.60%) SharePoint
5 65 (4.52%) WebLogic
6 64 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 58 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 56 (3.89%) WebSphere
9 52 (3.62%) JBoss
10 38 (2.64%) Skype for Business
11 33 (2.29%) CloudStack
11 33 (2.29%) OpenStack
12 32 (2.23%) Tomcat
13 23 (1.60%) Apache
13 23 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
14 21 (1.46%) CMS
15 13 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.83%) Umbraco
17 10 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 291 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 228 (15.86%) MS Office
3 14 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) MS Project
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%) Dynamics NAV
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
1 182 (12.66%) Office 365
2 117 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.11%) Mimecast
5 10 (0.70%) 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
11 1 (0.070%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.070%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 212 (14.74%) DNS
2 205 (14.26%) Firewall
3 201 (13.98%) SAN
4 179 (12.45%) LAN
4 179 (12.45%) WAN
5 157 (10.92%) DHCP
6 118 (8.21%) TCP/IP
7 104 (7.23%) VPN
8 78 (5.42%) Internet
9 52 (3.62%) NAS
10 48 (3.34%) VoIP
11 37 (2.57%) Wireless
12 33 (2.29%) MPLS
12 33 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
13 32 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
14 23 (1.60%) Ethernet
15 22 (1.53%) SSL
16 21 (1.46%) Network Security
17 20 (1.39%) HTTP
18 16 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 53 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (2.23%) MySQL
7 31 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 24 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 16 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
16 6 (0.42%) QlikView
16 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 78 (5.42%) Visual Studio
2 49 (3.41%) JIRA
3 41 (2.85%) Subversion
4 38 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 37 (2.57%) Jenkins
6 32 (2.23%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.74%) Android Studio
9 21 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.97%) Ant
10 14 (0.97%) Maven
11 10 (0.70%) MSTest
12 9 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.49%) Burp Suite
14 7 (0.49%) JMeter
14 7 (0.49%) YouTrack
15 6 (0.42%) NUnit
15 6 (0.42%) Selenium
16 5 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 194 (13.49%) Finance
2 61 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.78%) Legal
4 30 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 20 (1.39%) Marketing
6 19 (1.32%) Retail
7 16 (1.11%) Banking
8 14 (0.97%) Law
9 13 (0.90%) Games
10 10 (0.70%) Publishing
11 7 (0.49%) Electronics
11 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Advertising
13 5 (0.35%) Back Office
14 2 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.070%) Billing
15 1 (0.070%) French Language
15 1 (0.070%) German Language
15 1 (0.070%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.070%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 350 (24.34%) Analyst
2 187 (13.00%) Support Analyst
3 174 (12.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 150 (10.43%) Support Engineer
5 141 (9.81%) IT Support
6 137 (9.53%) Windows Engineer
7 122 (8.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 121 (8.41%) Developer
9 108 (7.51%) IT Analyst
10 95 (6.61%) Service Analyst
11 93 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
12 90 (6.26%) VMware Engineer
13 77 (5.35%) IT Engineer
14 75 (5.22%) IT Support Analyst
15 69 (4.80%) .NET Developer
16 66 (4.59%) Applications Support
17 63 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
18 62 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
19 61 (4.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 61 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (15.79%) .NET
2 123 (8.55%) HTML
3 104 (7.23%) ASP.NET
4 72 (5.01%) Web Services
5 65 (4.52%) XML
6 61 (4.24%) CSS
7 53 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (3.41%) .NET Framework
9 40 (2.78%) jQuery
10 39 (2.71%) WinForms
11 37 (2.57%) SOAP
12 36 (2.50%) WCF
13 29 (2.02%) WPF
14 26 (1.81%) AngularJS
15 19 (1.32%) JSON
16 18 (1.25%) Middleware
17 15 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (0.83%) CSS3
18 12 (0.83%) HTML5
18 12 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.40%) Data Centre
2 80 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.69%) Clustering
4 52 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 38 (2.64%) Replication
6 35 (2.43%) Driving Licence
7 28 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 21 (1.46%) iPad
10 17 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.11%) iPhone
12 15 (1.04%) HP Storage
13 14 (0.97%) EMC VNX
13 14 (0.97%) PKI
13 14 (0.97%) User Experience
13 14 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.90%) CESG
15 12 (0.83%) Fintech
15 12 (0.83%) NHS
16 11 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 705 (49.03%) Windows Server
2 360 (25.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 358 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 300 (20.86%) Linux
5 231 (16.06%) Windows 7
6 179 (12.45%) Unix
7 158 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 87 (6.05%) Windows 10
9 59 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (3.69%) Windows 8
11 40 (2.78%) Android
12 39 (2.71%) Windows XP
13 25 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
13 25 (1.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 20 (1.39%) Solaris
15 19 (1.32%) Windows Phone
16 13 (0.90%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.76%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.70%) HPUX
19 9 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (26.22%) ITIL
2 166 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 89 (6.19%) Software Engineering
5 88 (6.12%) MVC
6 81 (5.63%) DevOps
7 75 (5.22%) SDLC
8 70 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (4.80%) Time Management
10 68 (4.73%) Scrum
11 61 (4.24%) Information Security
11 61 (4.24%) Service Delivery
12 58 (4.03%) Service Management
13 57 (3.96%) Migration
13 57 (3.96%) Problem Management
14 54 (3.76%) Change Management
15 53 (3.69%) Waterfall
16 52 (3.62%) Project Management
17 48 (3.34%) ITIL V3
18 44 (3.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 372 (25.87%) SQL
2 169 (11.75%) C#
3 159 (11.06%) PowerShell
4 131 (9.11%) JavaScript
5 124 (8.62%) Java
6 104 (7.23%) Python
7 65 (4.52%) C
8 60 (4.17%) Ruby
9 57 (3.96%) C++
10 56 (3.89%) T-SQL
11 45 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 42 (2.92%) Perl
13 40 (2.78%) PHP
14 28 (1.95%) VB
15 26 (1.81%) Bash Shell
16 23 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 23 (1.60%) VB.NET
17 19 (1.32%) VB6
18 14 (0.97%) BeanShell
19 9 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 198 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (7.16%) MCSE
3 95 (6.61%) Degree
4 77 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (5.15%) MCSA
6 61 (4.24%) CCNA
7 35 (2.43%) CCNP
8 34 (2.36%) MCP
9 30 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (2.02%) Security Cleared
11 26 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
11 26 (1.81%) SC Cleared
12 23 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (1.53%) CREST Certified
14 20 (1.39%) MCITP
15 17 (1.18%) CEH
15 17 (1.18%) CISSP
16 16 (1.11%) CCA
17 15 (1.04%) OSCP
18 12 (0.83%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (12.17%) SLA
2 29 (2.02%) QA
3 18 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.97%) 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
9 1 (0.070%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.070%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.070%) UCITS
System Software
1 697 (48.47%) Active Directory
2 327 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 163 (11.34%) Hyper-V
4 120 (8.34%) vSphere
5 84 (5.84%) XenApp
6 64 (4.45%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (3.76%) XenServer
8 33 (2.29%) Xen
9 32 (2.23%) XenDesktop
10 28 (1.95%) VMware ESX
11 26 (1.81%) Terminal Services
12 19 (1.32%) Terminal Server
13 16 (1.11%) OpenSIPS
14 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
16 8 (0.56%) Docker
17 7 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 7 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
18 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
19 4 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 122 (8.48%) SCCM
2 101 (7.02%) SCOM
3 38 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (2.64%) Puppet
4 34 (2.36%) WSUS
5 32 (2.23%) Ansible
6 19 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 15 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
8 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (0.90%) OpenView
10 12 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.76%) Backup Exec
11 11 (0.76%) DameWare
12 9 (0.63%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.63%) vMotion
13 8 (0.56%) EMC VPLEX
14 7 (0.49%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.49%) Cobbler
14 7 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.42%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 763 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 526 (36.58%) VMware
3 209 (14.53%) Cisco
4 200 (13.91%) Citrix
5 138 (9.60%) Oracle
6 115 (8.00%) HP
7 76 (5.29%) NetApp
8 61 (4.24%) Red Hat
9 45 (3.13%) Avaya
9 45 (3.13%) EMC
10 32 (2.23%) EnterpriseDB
11 28 (1.95%) Dell
12 25 (1.74%) F5
12 25 (1.74%) Veeam
13 21 (1.46%) CommVault
13 21 (1.46%) Juniper
14 19 (1.32%) Dell Compellent
15 18 (1.25%) IBM
15 18 (1.25%) Symantec
16 17 (1.18%) Civica
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