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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.00% 16.51% 12.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.76% 71.43% 63.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 26
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,050 £57,500
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
29 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.17% 23.11% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 47
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
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 30 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (52.63%) Web Services
2 29 (50.88%) SOAP
2 29 (50.88%) WCF
3 24 (42.11%) Finance
3 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.11%) HTML
3 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) jQuery
4 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
4 22 (38.60%) .NET
4 22 (38.60%) C#
4 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
4 22 (38.60%) MVC
4 22 (38.60%) WinForms
5 19 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 18 (31.58%) VMware
7 17 (29.82%) SQL
7 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
7 17 (29.82%) WPF
7 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
7 17 (29.82%) SDLC
8 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 14 (24.56%) HP
9 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
10 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
10 11 (19.30%) Banking
11 10 (17.54%) Retail
11 10 (17.54%) Online Banking
11 10 (17.54%) Internet

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 (17.54%) IIS
2 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) Wireless
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 27 (47.37%) Senior Developer
3 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 22 (38.60%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (38.60%) C# Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior .NET Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior C# Developer
4 17 (29.82%) .NET Software Developer
4 17 (29.82%) C# Software Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Senior Software Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Software Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# WCF Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior SQL Developer
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Developer
5 10 (17.54%) WCF Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Monitoring Specialist
7 7 (12.28%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) Web Services
2 29 (50.88%) SOAP
2 29 (50.88%) WCF
3 24 (42.11%) HTML
4 22 (38.60%) .NET
4 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
4 22 (38.60%) jQuery
4 22 (38.60%) WinForms
5 17 (29.82%) WPF
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.26%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (17.54%) Online Banking
2 6 (10.53%) Cloud Native
2 6 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.28%) Linux
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.02%) Android
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) MVC
3 17 (29.82%) SDLC
3 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
4 14 (24.56%) ITIL
5 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.77%) Coaching
8 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 5 (8.77%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (7.02%) Migration
10 3 (5.26%) Project Management
10 3 (5.26%) Release Management
11 1 (1.75%) DevOps
11 1 (1.75%) ERP
11 1 (1.75%) ISMS
11 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.75%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
1 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
2 17 (29.82%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) Terminal Services
3 6 (10.53%) Docker
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
1 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (7.02%) WSUS
4 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.58%) VMware
3 14 (24.56%) HP
4 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds
5 7 (12.28%) AppDynamics
6 4 (7.02%) Symantec
7 3 (5.26%) Dell
7 3 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (5.26%) EMC
7 3 (5.26%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.51%) Veritas
9 1 (1.75%) Sage
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