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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 641 875 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.03% 14.90% 14.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.59% 61.79% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 565 718 805
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 1094 1416 1578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.53% 24.11% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1137 1306
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -3 451 £37,500 +7.14% 64
South Yorkshire -16 68 £35,000 +12.90% 8
North Yorkshire -10 67 £37,500 - 19
East Yorkshire -1 44 £23,500 -4.08% 5
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 718 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 671 (49.23%) Active Directory
3 656 (48.13%) Windows Server
4 502 (36.83%) VMware
5 399 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 383 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 379 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 362 (26.56%) ITIL
9 341 (25.02%) SQL
10 333 (24.43%) MS Exchange
11 303 (22.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 294 (21.57%) Linux
13 242 (17.75%) Microsoft Office
14 220 (16.14%) DNS
15 211 (15.48%) Windows 7
16 209 (15.33%) SAN
17 205 (15.04%) Cisco
18 201 (14.75%) Firewall
19 187 (13.72%) .NET
20 183 (13.43%) Citrix
21 181 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
22 178 (13.06%) Windows Server 2003
23 174 (12.77%) Office 365
24 172 (12.62%) Finance
24 172 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
25 170 (12.47%) DHCP
26 157 (11.52%) Hyper-V
27 155 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
28 153 (11.23%) Unix
29 148 (10.86%) 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
1 333 (24.43%) MS Exchange
2 148 (10.86%) IIS
3 125 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 101 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 57 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 54 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (3.08%) WebLogic
8 37 (2.71%) Tomcat
9 33 (2.42%) Apache
10 32 (2.35%) WebSphere
11 30 (2.20%) JBoss
12 29 (2.13%) Skype for Business
13 24 (1.76%) CloudStack
13 24 (1.76%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (1.54%) CMS
16 12 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.66%) Confluence
17 9 (0.66%) Umbraco
18 5 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 242 (17.75%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.073%) MicroStation
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%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.073%) Magento
5 1 (0.073%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.073%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 174 (12.77%) Office 365
2 155 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.47%) Mimecast
5 14 (1.03%) SaaS
6 13 (0.95%) IaaS
6 13 (0.95%) PaaS
7 7 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.15%) Yammer
10 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.073%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.073%) GitHub
10 1 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 220 (16.14%) DNS
2 209 (15.33%) SAN
3 201 (14.75%) Firewall
4 170 (12.47%) DHCP
5 139 (10.20%) LAN
6 138 (10.12%) WAN
7 108 (7.92%) TCP/IP
8 98 (7.19%) VPN
9 70 (5.14%) Internet
10 57 (4.18%) VoIP
11 47 (3.45%) NAS
12 43 (3.15%) Ethernet
13 32 (2.35%) VLAN
14 31 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
15 29 (2.13%) Wireless
16 28 (2.05%) MPLS
17 23 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
18 21 (1.54%) HTTP
19 19 (1.39%) IP Telephony
19 19 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 98 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 97 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 58 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 45 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 29 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
10 24 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (1.76%) MySQL
11 18 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 14 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (0.95%) Relational Database
15 12 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.44%) NoSQL
17 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 97 (7.12%) Visual Studio
2 81 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 67 (4.92%) JIRA
4 57 (4.18%) Subversion
5 52 (3.82%) Eclipse
6 46 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 45 (3.30%) Android Studio
8 38 (2.79%) TeamCity
9 27 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 16 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.51%) MSTest
12 7 (0.51%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.44%) Burp Suite
13 6 (0.44%) MSI
13 6 (0.44%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.44%) NuGet
14 5 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.29%) Travis CI
General
1 172 (12.62%) Finance
2 42 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 35 (2.57%) Legal
4 31 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 27 (1.98%) Marketing
6 22 (1.61%) Retail
7 20 (1.47%) Law
8 12 (0.88%) Publishing
9 10 (0.73%) Banking
10 8 (0.59%) Games
10 8 (0.59%) Local Government
11 6 (0.44%) Back Office
11 6 (0.44%) Electronics
12 5 (0.37%) Advertising
13 2 (0.15%) Billing
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.073%) Automotive
14 1 (0.073%) Military
Job Titles
1 294 (21.57%) Analyst
2 174 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 165 (12.11%) Support Engineer
4 157 (11.52%) Support Analyst
5 153 (11.23%) IT Support
6 149 (10.93%) Windows Engineer
7 122 (8.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 115 (8.44%) Developer
9 93 (6.82%) IT Analyst
10 86 (6.31%) IT Engineer
11 83 (6.09%) VMware Engineer
12 77 (5.65%) Service Analyst
13 76 (5.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 74 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
15 67 (4.92%) Software Engineer
16 62 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
16 62 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
17 61 (4.48%) .NET Developer
18 59 (4.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 59 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (13.72%) .NET
2 117 (8.58%) HTML
3 90 (6.60%) Web Services
4 82 (6.02%) ASP.NET
5 57 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (4.11%) XML
7 47 (3.45%) SOAP
8 40 (2.93%) WCF
9 37 (2.71%) CSS
10 36 (2.64%) WinForms
11 35 (2.57%) WPF
12 32 (2.35%) jQuery
13 23 (1.69%) .NET Framework
14 20 (1.47%) REST
15 15 (1.10%) AngularJS
16 14 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (0.95%) JSON
18 12 (0.88%) JSP
18 12 (0.88%) RESTful
19 11 (0.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 60 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 48 (3.52%) Clustering
5 44 (3.23%) Replication
6 30 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.91%) Driving Licence
8 23 (1.69%) iPad
9 16 (1.17%) HP Storage
9 16 (1.17%) User Experience
10 14 (1.03%) iPhone
10 14 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 12 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.66%) CMDB
12 9 (0.66%) Fintech
12 9 (0.66%) HP StoreVirtual
12 9 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.66%) NHS
12 9 (0.66%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 656 (48.13%) Windows Server
2 383 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 379 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 294 (21.57%) Linux
5 211 (15.48%) Windows 7
6 178 (13.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 153 (11.23%) Unix
8 89 (6.53%) Windows 10
9 75 (5.50%) Android
10 67 (4.92%) Windows XP
11 51 (3.74%) Windows 8
12 49 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 46 (3.37%) Embedded Linux
13 46 (3.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 20 (1.47%) Apple iOS
15 18 (1.32%) Windows Phone
16 13 (0.95%) Solaris
17 12 (0.88%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
19 7 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (26.56%) ITIL
2 172 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (8.80%) Software Engineering
4 96 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 95 (6.97%) SDLC
6 87 (6.38%) Time Management
7 78 (5.72%) MVC
8 77 (5.65%) Service Delivery
9 76 (5.58%) DevOps
10 74 (5.43%) Waterfall
11 72 (5.28%) Service Management
12 60 (4.40%) Scrum
13 57 (4.18%) OO
14 56 (4.11%) High Availability
15 55 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (3.67%) Migration
17 49 (3.60%) Change Management
17 49 (3.60%) Project Management
18 47 (3.45%) Problem Management
19 46 (3.37%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 341 (25.02%) SQL
2 146 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 139 (10.20%) C#
4 127 (9.32%) Java
5 119 (8.73%) JavaScript
6 102 (7.48%) Python
7 73 (5.36%) C
8 71 (5.21%) C++
9 70 (5.14%) T-SQL
10 38 (2.79%) Ruby
11 35 (2.57%) PHP
12 31 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 30 (2.20%) VB
14 25 (1.83%) Perl
15 23 (1.69%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.25%) VB6
17 15 (1.10%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.66%) VBScript
19 6 (0.44%) VB.NET
20 5 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 181 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (6.53%) MCSA
3 85 (6.24%) Degree
4 82 (6.02%) MCSE
5 75 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (4.33%) CCNA
7 36 (2.64%) MCP
8 35 (2.57%) CCNP
9 28 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (1.39%) Security Cleared
12 16 (1.17%) CISSP
13 15 (1.10%) CISA
13 15 (1.10%) SC Cleared
14 13 (0.95%) CREST Certified
14 13 (0.95%) HND
14 13 (0.95%) MCITP
15 11 (0.81%) CCIE
15 11 (0.81%) GNVQ
15 11 (0.81%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (10.49%) SLA
2 23 (1.69%) QA
3 21 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.37%) WCAG
6 4 (0.29%) PMO
7 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.073%) HL7
9 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.073%) UCITS
System Software
1 671 (49.23%) Active Directory
2 303 (22.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (11.52%) Hyper-V
4 112 (8.22%) vSphere
5 91 (6.68%) VMware ESXi
6 77 (5.65%) XenApp
7 49 (3.60%) XenServer
8 29 (2.13%) XenDesktop
9 24 (1.76%) Xen
10 22 (1.61%) Terminal Server
10 22 (1.61%) Terminal Services
11 18 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 17 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (0.88%) OpenSIPS
14 10 (0.73%) Docker
14 10 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.44%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.22%) Firmware
16 3 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 123 (9.02%) SCCM
2 74 (5.43%) SCOM
3 41 (3.01%) Puppet
4 40 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (2.64%) WSUS
6 32 (2.35%) Ansible
7 23 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
8 18 (1.32%) DameWare
9 16 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 16 (1.17%) Perfmon
10 15 (1.10%) vCenter Server
11 13 (0.95%) OpenView
12 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
13 9 (0.66%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.51%) Opsview
15 6 (0.44%) AirWatch
15 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 6 (0.44%) Nagios
15 6 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
15 6 (0.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 718 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 502 (36.83%) VMware
3 205 (15.04%) Cisco
4 183 (13.43%) Citrix
5 128 (9.39%) HP
6 114 (8.36%) Oracle
7 84 (6.16%) NetApp
8 49 (3.60%) Avaya
9 47 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 40 (2.93%) Dell
11 36 (2.64%) EMC
12 30 (2.20%) Veeam
13 27 (1.98%) CommVault
14 24 (1.76%) Dell Compellent
14 24 (1.76%) Juniper
15 23 (1.69%) Apple
15 23 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
15 23 (1.69%) F5
16 22 (1.61%) CheckPoint
17 20 (1.47%) Civica
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £29,806 - £32,557 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £26000 per annum + company vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Shipley College
Salary: From £17,570 to £20,807 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £38340.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadcaster, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago