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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 46 12
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 12 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 25.08% 3.48% 17.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.14% 20.69% 56.07%
Number of salaries quoted 77 12 59
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
105 58 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 32.51% 16.81% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 101 58 104
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% -21.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 87 (59.59%) ITIL
2 70 (47.95%) Microsoft
3 63 (43.15%) VMware
4 61 (41.78%) Windows Server
5 51 (34.93%) Cisco
6 49 (33.56%) Active Directory
7 39 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (23.29%) vSphere
9 30 (20.55%) SAN
10 28 (19.18%) Unix
10 28 (19.18%) SQL
11 27 (18.49%) TCP/IP
12 25 (17.12%) Linux
13 24 (16.44%) MS Office
14 23 (15.75%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (15.75%) Firewall
15 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (12.33%) Information Security
16 18 (12.33%) Finance
16 18 (12.33%) CCNA
17 17 (11.64%) HP
17 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
18 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
19 15 (10.27%) SLA
19 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
19 15 (10.27%) VMware ESXi
20 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 14 (9.59%) Citrix
20 14 (9.59%) NetApp
21 13 (8.90%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (8.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.85%) IIS
3 5 (3.42%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Office
2 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) SaaS
2 3 (2.05%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.55%) SAN
2 27 (18.49%) TCP/IP
3 23 (15.75%) Firewall
4 12 (8.22%) VoIP
5 10 (6.85%) Internet
6 9 (6.16%) ISDN
6 9 (6.16%) PSTN
7 8 (5.48%) DNS
7 8 (5.48%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.11%) Broadband
8 6 (4.11%) LAN
8 6 (4.11%) WAN
9 4 (2.74%) DHCP
9 4 (2.74%) Network Security
10 3 (2.05%) NAS
11 2 (1.37%) SSL
11 2 (1.37%) VLAN
12 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
1 13 (8.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (12.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) French Language
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.05%) Electronics
4 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.05%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (34.93%) Technical Support
2 46 (31.51%) Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Support Analyst
4 33 (22.60%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (17.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 21 (14.38%) Technical Analyst
7 21 (14.38%) Technical Support Analyst
8 20 (13.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 18 (12.33%) Windows Support Analyst
10 15 (10.27%) Consultant
11 14 (9.59%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
11 14 (9.59%) IT Engineer
12 12 (8.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (8.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (7.53%) Support Consultant
13 11 (7.53%) Team Leader
13 11 (7.53%) Technical Support Consultant
13 11 (7.53%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) .NET
2 6 (4.11%) Ajax
2 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (3.42%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.74%) CSS
4 4 (2.74%) HTML
4 4 (2.74%) HTML5
4 4 (2.74%) jQuery
4 4 (2.74%) LESS
4 4 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.11%) Handset
4 5 (3.42%) Fintech
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.74%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.74%) Social Media
5 4 (2.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.05%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.78%) Windows Server
2 28 (19.18%) Unix
3 25 (17.12%) Linux
4 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
6 12 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.16%) CentOS
8 8 (5.48%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.74%) Android
10 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.05%) AIX
11 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (59.59%) ITIL
2 18 (12.33%) Information Security
3 12 (8.22%) Network Management
4 11 (7.53%) ITIL V3
5 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.85%) Service Management
6 9 (6.16%) Security Management
7 8 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (5.48%) Time Management
8 7 (4.79%) Change Control
9 6 (4.11%) Change Management
9 6 (4.11%) Line Management
9 6 (4.11%) MVC
10 5 (3.42%) BCP
11 4 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.74%) CRM
11 4 (2.74%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.74%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.74%) Supplier Management
11 4 (2.74%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.18%) SQL
2 6 (4.11%) C#
3 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.74%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (15.75%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (12.33%) CCNA
3 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.22%) CISM
4 12 (8.22%) CISSP
5 11 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.48%) Degree
7 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.11%) MCSE
8 4 (2.74%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.37%) MCSA
9 2 (1.37%) NCDA
9 2 (1.37%) VCP5
10 1 (0.68%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) SLA
2 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) ISO22301
System Software
1 49 (33.56%) Active Directory
2 39 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (23.29%) vSphere
4 15 (10.27%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (8.22%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.22%) vCloud
6 8 (5.48%) VMware ESX
6 8 (5.48%) XenApp
7 7 (4.79%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.11%) XenServer
9 2 (1.37%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.68%) Xen
10 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) OpenView
2 2 (1.37%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 70 (47.95%) Microsoft
2 63 (43.15%) VMware
3 51 (34.93%) Cisco
4 17 (11.64%) HP
5 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
6 14 (9.59%) Citrix
6 14 (9.59%) NetApp
7 12 (8.22%) BroadSoft
8 10 (6.85%) BT
9 9 (6.16%) Juniper
9 9 (6.16%) Oracle
10 6 (4.11%) Polycom
11 4 (2.74%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (2.74%) SAP
12 3 (2.05%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.05%) Apple
13 2 (1.37%) Avaya
13 2 (1.37%) Brocade
13 2 (1.37%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.37%) F5
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