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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 36 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 11.92% 15.12% 23.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.30% 50.00% 66.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 43
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
37 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 12.25% 30.23% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 65
Average salary £40,000 £40,300 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% +15.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.75%) Citrix
2 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
3 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
4 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
5 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
5 18 (26.87%) Finance
6 16 (23.88%) MS Office
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
7 14 (20.90%) .NET
8 13 (19.40%) C#
8 13 (19.40%) LAN
8 13 (19.40%) MVC
9 12 (17.91%) VMware
9 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
9 12 (17.91%) ITIL
9 12 (17.91%) XenApp
9 12 (17.91%) XenServer
9 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
11 10 (14.93%) CSS
11 10 (14.93%) HTML
11 10 (14.93%) jQuery
12 9 (13.43%) Problem Management
12 9 (13.43%) WinForms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.96%) IIS
5 5 (7.46%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.88%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) LAN
2 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.96%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) Intranet
4 3 (4.48%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.49%) SMTP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.46%) MSTest
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 19 (28.36%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Technical Support
3 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Support
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Head of Development
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Business Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) .NET
1 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
2 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
2 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (14.93%) jQuery
3 10 (14.93%) CSS
3 10 (14.93%) HTML
4 9 (13.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (13.43%) WinForms
5 8 (11.94%) HTML5
5 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (11.94%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (4.48%) Ajax
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) XML
7 2 (2.99%) WCF
8 1 (1.49%) XSLT
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.48%) Replication
1 3 (4.48%) Statistics
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.96%) Linux
5 6 (8.96%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (4.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) MVC
2 12 (17.91%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) Problem Management
3 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) TDD
5 6 (8.96%) Network Management
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.46%) Kanban
6 5 (7.46%) Online Marketing
6 5 (7.46%) Scrum
7 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) SEO
8 2 (2.99%) SOA
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.49%) Workflow
9 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) C#
2 9 (13.43%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) VB
3 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (11.94%) MCSE
2 5 (7.46%) CCNA
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) PMP
3 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.49%) MCTS
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) XenApp
2 12 (17.91%) XenServer
3 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.96%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.97%) vSphere
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.75%) Citrix
3 12 (17.91%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Symantec
5 3 (4.48%) Sun
5 3 (4.48%) Dell
5 3 (4.48%) Veeam
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) JBoss
7 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
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