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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 12.62% 18.02% 21.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.43% 47.69% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 40
Average salary £30,000 £32,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -13.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £16,000 £17,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
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
51 65 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 16.09% 37.79% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 58
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 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 38 (52.78%) Citrix
2 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
4 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (33.33%) XenApp
5 24 (33.33%) XenServer
6 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (23.61%) ITIL
7 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 15 (20.83%) SQL
8 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
9 14 (19.44%) MS Office
9 14 (19.44%) LAN
10 13 (18.06%) Finance
10 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (16.67%) XenDesktop
11 12 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (16.67%) Linux
11 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 12 (16.67%) .NET
11 12 (16.67%) C#
12 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
12 11 (15.28%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (19.44%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) LAN
2 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (4.17%) PABX
4 3 (4.17%) DNS
4 3 (4.17%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) Wireless
5 2 (2.78%) Intranet
6 1 (1.39%) SMTP
6 1 (1.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MSTest
1 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Analyst
2 23 (31.94%) Support Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Wintel Support
5 6 (8.33%) Head of Development
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
2 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (11.11%) WinForms
3 8 (11.11%) jQuery
3 8 (11.11%) HTML
3 8 (11.11%) CSS
3 8 (11.11%) HTML5
3 8 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.17%) Replication
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Statistics
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (16.67%) Linux
5 11 (15.28%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) ITIL
2 15 (20.83%) Mentoring
2 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 11 (15.28%) MVC
4 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 5 (6.94%) Online Marketing
5 5 (6.94%) Scrum
5 5 (6.94%) Kanban
5 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.56%) Network Management
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
7 3 (4.17%) SEO
7 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.78%) SOA
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.39%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.39%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) C#
3 8 (11.11%) VB
3 8 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) MCSE
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.56%) MCP
3 3 (4.17%) HNC
3 3 (4.17%) HND
3 3 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
3 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 24 (33.33%) XenApp
2 24 (33.33%) XenServer
3 12 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.17%) vSphere
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (52.78%) Citrix
2 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) VMware
4 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Sun
5 3 (4.17%) Symantec
5 3 (4.17%) Veeam
6 2 (2.78%) Dell
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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