The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 22.22% 45.45% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Median salary £22,250 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -13.46%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 22.22% 45.45% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -13.46%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

The demand trend of job ads across the Castleford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Castleford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Castleford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Castleford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Castleford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple