The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 11.11% - 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £26,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Castleford region.

Operating Systems Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 77.78% 43.75% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Castleford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Windows
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Castleford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Line 500
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
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