The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dewsbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dewsbury 21.43% 100.00% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £38,500 £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.11% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £22,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £22,500 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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 Dewsbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Dewsbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dewsbury 50.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £41,750 £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.55% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dewsbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dewsbury

Windows
Salary Trend in Dewsbury

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dewsbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dewsbury

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dewsbury 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 9 (69.23%) Citrix
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Symantec
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (53.85%) SLA
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dewsbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dewsbury 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Kentico
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) RavenDB
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) LLBLGen Pro
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (15.38%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) HP