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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 38 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 12.71% 15.34% 22.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.68% 45.45% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 43
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,850 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £48,000
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
41 55 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 13.71% 33.74% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 62
Average salary £40,000 £41,400 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,300 £50,000
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 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 October 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%) Citrix
2 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 31 (46.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
4 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
5 18 (26.87%) XenApp
5 18 (26.87%) XenServer
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
7 15 (22.39%) Finance
8 14 (20.90%) ITIL
8 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (19.40%) MS Office
9 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
9 13 (19.40%) .NET
10 12 (17.91%) C#
10 12 (17.91%) SQL
10 12 (17.91%) MVC
10 12 (17.91%) Problem Management
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
11 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (16.42%) VMware
11 11 (16.42%) LAN
12 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (19.40%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) LAN
2 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.96%) WAN
4 4 (5.97%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) Intranet
5 3 (4.48%) DNS
6 1 (1.49%) Firewall
6 1 (1.49%) SMTP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MSTest
1 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 19 (28.36%) Support Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Wintel Support
4 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.96%) Head of Development
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Business Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
4 9 (13.43%) jQuery
4 9 (13.43%) WinForms
4 9 (13.43%) HTML
4 9 (13.43%) CSS
5 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (11.94%) HTML5
5 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (11.94%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.48%) Ajax
7 2 (2.99%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) XML
8 1 (1.49%) XSLT
8 1 (1.49%) WCF
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET 2.0
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%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (13.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.43%) Linux
5 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 12 (17.91%) MVC
2 12 (17.91%) Problem Management
2 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
3 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) TDD
4 5 (7.46%) Online Marketing
4 5 (7.46%) Kanban
4 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (7.46%) Scrum
4 5 (7.46%) Network Management
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) SEO
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.99%) SOA
7 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.49%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) C#
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) VB
2 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) MCSE
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) PMP
2 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.48%) CCNA
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) MCTS
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.87%) XenApp
2 18 (26.87%) XenServer
3 9 (13.43%) XenDesktop
4 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.48%) vSphere
6 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Citrix
2 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) VMware
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Symantec
5 3 (4.48%) Dell
5 3 (4.48%) Sun
5 3 (4.48%) Veeam
6 2 (2.99%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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