The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.50% 8.38% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.49% 46.88% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 9
Median salary £50,000 £37,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% +67.77%
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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.39% 17.88% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 17
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +111.11%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Salary Trend in Halifax

Windows
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Windows.

1 33 (68.75%) Web Services
2 31 (64.58%) WCF
3 30 (62.50%) HTML
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
4 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
5 28 (58.33%) SOAP
6 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 27 (56.25%) .NET
6 27 (56.25%) C#
6 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
6 27 (56.25%) MVC
6 27 (56.25%) WinForms
6 27 (56.25%) jQuery
7 22 (45.83%) Visual Studio
8 21 (43.75%) SQL
8 21 (43.75%) SDLC
8 21 (43.75%) Waterfall
8 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
9 20 (41.67%) WPF
10 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) IIS
12 10 (20.83%) VMware
13 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
14 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
14 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
15 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) .NET Developer
1 27 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
1 27 (56.25%) C# Developer
1 27 (56.25%) Developer
1 27 (56.25%) Senior .NET Developer
1 27 (56.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 27 (56.25%) Senior C# Developer
1 27 (56.25%) Senior Developer
2 20 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 20 (41.67%) C# Software Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) C# WCF Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Monitoring Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Senior SQL Developer
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
3 5 (10.42%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) Web Services
2 31 (64.58%) WCF
3 30 (62.50%) HTML
4 28 (58.33%) SOAP
5 27 (56.25%) .NET
5 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 27 (56.25%) jQuery
5 27 (56.25%) WinForms
6 20 (41.67%) WPF
7 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.33%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) MVC
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) SDLC
2 21 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) ERP
7 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.08%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.08%) ISMS
8 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.08%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) C#
1 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Server
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (8.33%) WSUS
3 3 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (6.25%) OpenView
4 2 (4.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) VMware
3 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 5 (10.42%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 3 (6.25%) CA
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.17%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
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