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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 10.65% 11.94% 11.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.21% 36.64% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,200 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
61 131 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 15.84% 32.59% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 124 34
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 28 (54.90%) IIS
2 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 21 (41.18%) .NET
3 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
4 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 18 (35.29%) XML
4 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (35.29%) jQuery
5 17 (33.33%) SQL
6 16 (31.37%) Web Services
6 16 (31.37%) VMware
7 14 (27.45%) C#
8 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
9 12 (23.53%) Finance
10 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.61%) MVC
11 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (17.65%) User Experience
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
12 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
12 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 28 (54.90%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) LAN
2 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) Firewall
6 1 (1.96%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Support
4 7 (13.73%) Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Junior
4 7 (13.73%) Support Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Support Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) .NET
1 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
2 18 (35.29%) XML
2 18 (35.29%) jQuery
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
3 16 (31.37%) Web Services
4 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (13.73%) WCF
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (13.73%) WinForms
8 3 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (1.96%) Middleware
9 1 (1.96%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) iSeries
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
1 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) MVC
2 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
2 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.84%) Practice Management
5 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Development
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
7 1 (1.96%) BCP
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) MCSE
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) vCloud
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) VMware
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.96%) F5
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