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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 14.55% 18.64% 11.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.21% 70.21% 70.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 22
Median salary £35,500 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
19 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.27% 26.55% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 38
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £54,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 24 (46.15%) WCF
3 23 (44.23%) SOAP
3 23 (44.23%) Web Services
4 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
7 16 (30.77%) Finance
8 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
8 15 (28.85%) WinForms
8 15 (28.85%) .NET
8 15 (28.85%) C#
8 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
8 15 (28.85%) Banking
9 14 (26.92%) Retail
9 14 (26.92%) jQuery
9 14 (26.92%) HTML
9 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 14 (26.92%) ITIL
9 14 (26.92%) HP
9 14 (26.92%) MVC
10 13 (25.00%) SQL
11 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
11 12 (23.08%) SCCM
11 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
11 12 (23.08%) WPF
11 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 12 (23.08%) SDLC

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 9 (17.31%) IIS
2 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VoIP
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
3 14 (26.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Senior Developer
3 14 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior C# Developer
4 12 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 10 (19.23%) C# WCF Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Senior SQL Developer
5 10 (19.23%) SQL Developer
5 10 (19.23%) WCF Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 9 (17.31%) Performance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) WCF
2 23 (44.23%) SOAP
2 23 (44.23%) Web Services
3 15 (28.85%) .NET
3 15 (28.85%) WinForms
4 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 14 (26.92%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) jQuery
5 12 (23.08%) WPF
6 4 (7.69%) XML
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.77%) MSMQ
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (19.23%) Online Banking
2 6 (11.54%) Cloud Native
2 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.46%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
3 14 (26.92%) ITIL
3 14 (26.92%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) SDLC
4 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.62%) Coaching
7 5 (9.62%) Open Source
7 5 (9.62%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
10 1 (1.92%) DevOps
10 1 (1.92%) ISMS
10 1 (1.92%) Network Management
10 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) C#
1 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
3 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Terminal Services
3 6 (11.54%) Docker
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) SCCM
2 9 (17.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (11.54%) Backup Exec
3 6 (11.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (7.69%) WSUS
5 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.77%) SCOM
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) VMware
3 14 (26.92%) HP
4 9 (17.31%) AppDynamics
4 9 (17.31%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.69%) Symantec
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 3 (5.77%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (5.77%) EMC
6 3 (5.77%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.85%) Veritas
8 1 (1.92%) Sage
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