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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.28% 12.55% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.29% 67.44% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 16
Median salary £50,000 £33,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% +48.88%
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
34 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.78% 18.61% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 28
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +48.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,200 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

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

1 36 (58.06%) Web Services
2 34 (54.84%) WCF
3 31 (50.00%) SOAP
4 29 (46.77%) HTML
5 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 28 (45.16%) Finance
6 26 (41.94%) MVC
6 26 (41.94%) .NET
6 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 26 (41.94%) C#
6 26 (41.94%) T-SQL
6 26 (41.94%) jQuery
6 26 (41.94%) WinForms
7 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
10 20 (32.26%) SQL
11 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
11 19 (30.65%) WPF
11 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
11 19 (30.65%) SDLC
12 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
13 15 (24.19%) VMware
14 14 (22.58%) IIS
15 12 (19.35%) HP
15 12 (19.35%) SolarWinds
16 11 (17.74%) ITIL
17 10 (16.13%) SolarWinds Orion
18 9 (14.52%) Banking
18 9 (14.52%) Active Directory

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 14 (22.58%) IIS
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.06%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Internet
2 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.45%) VoIP
4 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) LAN
4 2 (3.23%) WAN
4 2 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 30 (48.39%) Senior Developer
3 26 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) C# Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Senior .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Senior C# Developer
4 19 (30.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) C# Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.52%) C# WCF Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Monitoring Specialist
5 9 (14.52%) Senior SQL Developer
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Developer
5 9 (14.52%) WCF Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) Web Services
2 34 (54.84%) WCF
3 31 (50.00%) SOAP
4 29 (46.77%) HTML
5 26 (41.94%) .NET
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 26 (41.94%) jQuery
5 26 (41.94%) WinForms
6 19 (30.65%) WPF
7 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (12.90%) Online Banking
2 5 (8.06%) Cloud Native
2 5 (8.06%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) MVC
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) SDLC
3 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
3 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
4 11 (17.74%) ITIL
5 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.45%) Coaching
8 4 (6.45%) Migration
8 4 (6.45%) Open Source
8 4 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (4.84%) Release Management
10 2 (3.23%) ERP
10 2 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (1.61%) DevOps
11 1 (1.61%) Email Filtering
11 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) C#
1 26 (41.94%) T-SQL
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) Terminal Services
3 5 (8.06%) Docker
3 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.06%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 5 (8.06%) SCCM
4 4 (6.45%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (4.84%) OpenView
6 2 (3.23%) Nagios
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) HP
3 12 (19.35%) SolarWinds
4 7 (11.29%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.84%) CA
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco
5 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec
6 2 (3.23%) Veritas
7 1 (1.61%) Dell
7 1 (1.61%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) Sage
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