The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 36 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 10.62% 14.53% 23.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.72% 59.09% 61.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 42
Average salary £37,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
North 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 Harrogate region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 44 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 12.68% 24.58% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 65
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
2 39 (51.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (43.42%) Citrix
4 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 27 (35.53%) MS Excel
5 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
6 26 (34.21%) Finance
7 21 (27.63%) .NET
7 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET
8 20 (26.32%) MS Office
8 20 (26.32%) MVC
9 19 (25.00%) LAN
10 18 (23.68%) TCP/IP
10 18 (23.68%) VMware
10 18 (23.68%) jQuery
11 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
11 17 (22.37%) CSS
11 17 (22.37%) HTML
11 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
12 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 16 (21.05%) C#
13 14 (18.42%) ITIL
14 13 (17.11%) Cisco
14 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (15.79%) IIS
16 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (15.79%) IIS
2 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (35.53%) MS Excel
2 20 (26.32%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) LAN
2 18 (23.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.53%) WAN
4 5 (6.58%) DNS
4 5 (6.58%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.95%) Intranet
6 3 (3.95%) Internet
7 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.63%) ATM
7 2 (2.63%) SAN
8 1 (1.32%) SMTP
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (6.58%) MSTest
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Legal
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 17 (22.37%) Support Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Technical Support
4 11 (14.47%) Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Wintel Support
5 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Support Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Head of Development
8 6 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) .NET
1 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET
2 18 (23.68%) jQuery
3 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
3 17 (22.37%) CSS
3 17 (22.37%) HTML
4 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (13.16%) WCF
5 10 (13.16%) WinForms
5 10 (13.16%) Web Services
6 9 (11.84%) XML
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (10.53%) HTML5
7 8 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.95%) Replication
1 3 (3.95%) Statistics
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.95%) Solaris
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) MVC
2 14 (18.42%) ITIL
3 8 (10.53%) TDD
4 7 (9.21%) Workflow
4 7 (9.21%) Web Development
4 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
4 7 (9.21%) Network Management
5 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.89%) Kanban
5 6 (7.89%) Scrum
6 5 (6.58%) Online Marketing
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.95%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.95%) SEO
9 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) C#
2 8 (10.53%) VB
2 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.53%) MCSE
3 6 (7.89%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) PMP
4 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.95%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.63%) MCP
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MCTS
6 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.84%) vSphere
4 4 (5.26%) XenApp
4 4 (5.26%) XenServer
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
2 33 (43.42%) Citrix
3 18 (23.68%) VMware
4 13 (17.11%) Cisco
5 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.95%) Dell
6 3 (3.95%) Symantec
6 3 (3.95%) Sun
6 3 (3.95%) Veeam
7 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.63%) Mitel
7 2 (2.63%) JBoss
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
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