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

Microsoft Windows
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 672 843 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.44% 14.87% 15.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.63% 63.96% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 560 696 900
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 1166 1318 1670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.59% 23.25% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1080 1412
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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 22 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 22 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 -3 476 £35,000 -2.77% 77
North Yorkshire -8 69 £37,500 +7.14% 12
South Yorkshire -25 55 £32,500 +14.03% 13
East Yorkshire +1 54 £23,500 -4.08% 2
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 709 (51.98%) Microsoft
2 691 (50.66%) Active Directory
3 646 (47.36%) Windows Server
4 516 (37.83%) VMware
5 397 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 396 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 394 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 374 (27.42%) ITIL
9 329 (24.12%) SQL
10 320 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 311 (22.80%) MS Exchange
12 296 (21.70%) Linux
13 249 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
14 226 (16.57%) DNS
15 223 (16.35%) SAN
16 210 (15.40%) Cisco
17 200 (14.66%) Citrix
18 199 (14.59%) Firewall
19 187 (13.71%) Windows 7
20 185 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 181 (13.27%) Office 365
22 180 (13.20%) .NET
23 178 (13.05%) DHCP
24 176 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
24 176 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
25 163 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
25 163 (11.95%) Finance
26 160 (11.73%) Hyper-V
27 154 (11.29%) PowerShell
28 143 (10.48%) 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
1 311 (22.80%) MS Exchange
2 143 (10.48%) IIS
3 118 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 93 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 52 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 48 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (2.35%) Apache
8 31 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 30 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 28 (2.05%) Skype for Business
10 28 (2.05%) WebSphere
11 24 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (1.76%) JBoss
12 22 (1.61%) CMS
13 21 (1.54%) CloudStack
13 21 (1.54%) OpenStack
14 12 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.66%) Confluence
16 7 (0.51%) SAS
17 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 249 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.59%) 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 BPM
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.073%) Magento
5 1 (0.073%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 181 (13.27%) Office 365
2 163 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.39%) Mimecast
5 14 (1.03%) 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
1 226 (16.57%) DNS
2 223 (16.35%) SAN
3 199 (14.59%) Firewall
4 178 (13.05%) DHCP
5 127 (9.31%) WAN
6 124 (9.09%) LAN
7 122 (8.94%) TCP/IP
8 115 (8.43%) VPN
9 68 (4.99%) VoIP
10 66 (4.84%) Internet
11 47 (3.45%) Ethernet
12 45 (3.30%) NAS
13 44 (3.23%) VLAN
14 33 (2.42%) MPLS
15 31 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
15 31 (2.27%) Wireless
16 24 (1.76%) HTTP
16 24 (1.76%) WebEx
17 23 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (1.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 81 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 48 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 41 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (1.69%) MySQL
11 22 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
12 20 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
13 19 (1.39%) Relational Database
14 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
15 14 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.59%) NoSQL
18 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
19 5 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
19 5 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 99 (7.26%) Visual Studio
2 86 (6.30%) Git (software)
3 75 (5.50%) JIRA
4 65 (4.77%) Subversion
5 54 (3.96%) Eclipse
6 49 (3.59%) Android Studio
7 47 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 39 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 32 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 22 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.59%) Burp Suite
13 7 (0.51%) NUnit
13 7 (0.51%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.51%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.44%) MSI
14 6 (0.44%) NetBeans
14 6 (0.44%) NuGet
14 6 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 163 (11.95%) Finance
2 43 (3.15%) Telecoms
3 36 (2.64%) Legal
4 34 (2.49%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.42%) Marketing
6 26 (1.91%) Retail
7 23 (1.69%) Law
8 14 (1.03%) Publishing
9 11 (0.81%) Games
10 9 (0.66%) Local Government
11 7 (0.51%) Back Office
12 5 (0.37%) Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Advertising
13 4 (0.29%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Automotive
14 2 (0.15%) Billing
14 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.073%) Military
15 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (19.43%) Analyst
2 186 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 185 (13.56%) Support Engineer
4 167 (12.24%) IT Support
5 162 (11.88%) Windows Engineer
6 139 (10.19%) Support Analyst
7 123 (9.02%) 2nd Line Support
8 111 (8.14%) Developer
9 96 (7.04%) IT Analyst
9 96 (7.04%) IT Engineer
10 86 (6.30%) VMware Engineer
11 80 (5.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 79 (5.79%) Service Analyst
13 76 (5.57%) Service Desk Analyst
14 71 (5.21%) Software Engineer
15 69 (5.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 69 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
15 69 (5.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 66 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 64 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (13.20%) .NET
2 113 (8.28%) HTML
3 81 (5.94%) Web Services
4 72 (5.28%) ASP.NET
5 51 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (3.37%) SOAP
7 44 (3.23%) XML
8 43 (3.15%) WCF
9 41 (3.01%) WinForms
10 37 (2.71%) jQuery
11 35 (2.57%) WPF
12 24 (1.76%) CSS
13 22 (1.61%) REST
14 19 (1.39%) .NET Framework
15 18 (1.32%) AngularJS
16 17 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (0.95%) JSON
18 12 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (0.88%) RESTful
19 11 (0.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.11%) Data Centre
2 60 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 52 (3.81%) Replication
5 51 (3.74%) Clustering
6 33 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.54%) Driving Licence
7 21 (1.54%) iPad
8 18 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.17%) User Experience
10 14 (1.03%) HP Storage
11 13 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
11 13 (0.95%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.88%) CMDB
12 12 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (0.81%) Blackberry
13 11 (0.81%) NHS
13 11 (0.81%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 646 (47.36%) Windows Server
2 397 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 394 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 296 (21.70%) Linux
5 187 (13.71%) Windows 7
6 176 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 137 (10.04%) Unix
8 89 (6.52%) Android
9 85 (6.23%) Windows XP
10 82 (6.01%) Windows 10
11 59 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (4.33%) Windows 8
12 50 (3.67%) Embedded Linux
12 50 (3.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 23 (1.69%) Apple iOS
14 14 (1.03%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.88%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.81%) Solaris
17 9 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (27.42%) ITIL
2 176 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (8.94%) Software Engineering
4 102 (7.48%) SDLC
5 93 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 81 (5.94%) Service Management
7 78 (5.72%) Time Management
8 77 (5.65%) DevOps
8 77 (5.65%) Waterfall
9 72 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 64 (4.69%) MVC
10 64 (4.69%) Scrum
11 63 (4.62%) High Availability
11 63 (4.62%) OO
12 61 (4.47%) Change Management
13 56 (4.11%) Project Management
14 53 (3.89%) Load Balancing
15 49 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (3.52%) Problem Management
16 48 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 329 (24.12%) SQL
2 154 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 139 (10.19%) C#
4 127 (9.31%) Java
5 110 (8.06%) JavaScript
6 95 (6.96%) Python
7 77 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 74 (5.43%) C
9 73 (5.35%) C++
10 32 (2.35%) Ruby
11 30 (2.20%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.20%) VB
12 29 (2.13%) PHP
13 27 (1.98%) Perl
13 27 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.17%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.17%) VB6
15 9 (0.66%) VBScript
16 7 (0.51%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 185 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (7.62%) MCSA
3 89 (6.52%) MCSE
4 85 (6.23%) Degree
5 67 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (4.25%) CCNA
7 42 (3.08%) MCP
8 35 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
9 30 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (1.76%) CCNP
10 24 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
11 23 (1.69%) MCITP
12 17 (1.25%) HND
13 15 (1.10%) Security Cleared
14 14 (1.03%) GNVQ
15 13 (0.95%) CISSP
15 13 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
16 12 (0.88%) CISA
16 12 (0.88%) MCDST
16 12 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (9.02%) SLA
2 24 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.54%) 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
1 691 (50.66%) Active Directory
2 320 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (11.73%) Hyper-V
4 106 (7.77%) vSphere
5 99 (7.26%) VMware ESXi
6 80 (5.87%) XenApp
7 44 (3.23%) XenServer
8 33 (2.42%) XenDesktop
9 23 (1.69%) Terminal Server
10 22 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 22 (1.61%) Xen
11 19 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.88%) OpenSIPS
14 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (0.66%) Docker
15 9 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.44%) vCloud
16 6 (0.44%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.37%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 130 (9.53%) SCCM
2 69 (5.06%) SCOM
3 44 (3.23%) WSUS
4 38 (2.79%) Puppet
5 37 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (2.05%) Ansible
7 23 (1.69%) DameWare
8 21 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
8 21 (1.54%) Perfmon
9 16 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 15 (1.10%) vCenter Server
11 14 (1.03%) OpenView
12 10 (0.73%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 8 (0.59%) Opsview
15 6 (0.44%) Nagios
15 6 (0.44%) ZENworks
16 5 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 709 (51.98%) Microsoft
2 516 (37.83%) VMware
3 210 (15.40%) Cisco
4 200 (14.66%) Citrix
5 141 (10.34%) HP
6 115 (8.43%) Oracle
7 93 (6.82%) NetApp
8 56 (4.11%) Red Hat
9 52 (3.81%) Avaya
10 45 (3.30%) Dell
11 40 (2.93%) EMC
12 29 (2.13%) CheckPoint
12 29 (2.13%) CommVault
13 28 (2.05%) Apple
13 28 (2.05%) Veeam
14 27 (1.98%) F5
15 23 (1.69%) Dell Compellent
16 20 (1.47%) EnterpriseDB
17 19 (1.39%) Remedy
18 18 (1.32%) Civica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago