The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.60% 13.70% 20.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.45% 76.92% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 33
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £20,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 39 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 17.96% 17.81% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 49
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
North Yorkshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Windows
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows Salary Trend in Harrogate

Windows
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 42 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (33.72%) MS Excel
5 28 (32.56%) .NET
5 28 (32.56%) Citrix
6 26 (30.23%) ASP.NET
7 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
7 25 (29.07%) jQuery
8 24 (27.91%) CSS
8 24 (27.91%) Finance
9 23 (26.74%) C#
10 22 (25.58%) ITIL
10 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (24.42%) MVC
12 19 (22.09%) HTML
12 19 (22.09%) LAN
12 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
12 19 (22.09%) MS Office
13 18 (20.93%) IIS
13 18 (20.93%) .NET Framework
13 18 (20.93%) Windows 7
13 18 (20.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (19.77%) VMware
15 16 (18.60%) WCF
16 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
16 15 (17.44%) SQL
16 15 (17.44%) Web Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 18 (20.93%) IIS
2 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.16%) Lync
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (33.72%) MS Excel
2 19 (22.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) LAN
1 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.14%) WAN
3 6 (6.98%) DNS
3 6 (6.98%) Firewall
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.49%) Intranet
5 3 (3.49%) Internet
6 2 (2.33%) SAN
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.33%) ATM
7 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.16%) SMTP
7 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
5 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Support Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Technical Support
4 14 (16.28%) Web Developer
5 13 (15.12%) .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) .NET Web Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Wintel Support
8 10 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
8 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.47%) Support Engineer
10 8 (9.30%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 8 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (8.14%) Technical Support Analyst
11 7 (8.14%) SQL DBA
11 7 (8.14%) DBA
11 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) .NET
2 26 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 25 (29.07%) jQuery
4 24 (27.91%) CSS
5 19 (22.09%) HTML
6 18 (20.93%) .NET Framework
6 18 (20.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 16 (18.60%) WCF
8 15 (17.44%) Web Services
8 15 (17.44%) XML
9 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (9.30%) WinForms
11 6 (6.98%) WPF
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.65%) HTML5
13 4 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.16%) Replication
2 1 (1.16%) Statistics
2 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (20.93%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) ITIL
2 21 (24.42%) MVC
3 13 (15.12%) Workflow
3 13 (15.12%) Web Development
3 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
4 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.14%) Time Management
6 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.14%) Network Management
6 7 (8.14%) High Availability
6 7 (8.14%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.81%) CRM
9 4 (4.65%) TDD
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (3.49%) Kanban
10 3 (3.49%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) C#
2 15 (17.44%) SQL
3 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.98%) MCSE
2 6 (6.98%) CCNA
3 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.33%) PMP
4 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.16%) MCTS
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.95%) vSphere
3 7 (8.14%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Foglight
2 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.56%) Citrix
3 17 (19.77%) VMware
4 14 (16.28%) Cisco
5 7 (8.14%) HP
6 5 (5.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.49%) Dell
7 3 (3.49%) Mitel
8 2 (2.33%) TSYS
8 2 (2.33%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.33%) Sun
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 2 (2.33%) JBoss
9 1 (1.16%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) Veeam
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