The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 43 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 36.44% 15.45% 28.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.15% 80.95% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 10
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
Windows
West 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 Huddersfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 55.08% 19.09% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 61 17 11
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Huddersfield region.

Windows Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (32.76%) VMware
4 16 (27.59%) MCP
4 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (25.86%) MS Office
5 15 (25.86%) Citrix
6 14 (24.14%) CCA
6 14 (24.14%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (24.14%) MCSE
6 14 (24.14%) MCITP
7 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
8 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (17.24%) SQL
9 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
10 9 (15.52%) HTML
11 8 (13.79%) C#
11 8 (13.79%) .NET
11 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
11 8 (13.79%) CSS
11 8 (13.79%) Web Services
11 8 (13.79%) AIX
11 8 (13.79%) MVC
11 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (13.79%) TDD
11 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (13.79%) HTML5
11 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) Lync
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
1 3 (5.17%) VoIP
1 3 (5.17%) WAN
1 3 (5.17%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) DB2
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (12.07%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.17%) IT Support
9 2 (3.45%) Development Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Development Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 8 (13.79%) CSS
2 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 8 (13.79%) HTML5
2 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (6.90%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) iPhone
2 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 8 (13.79%) AIX
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.34%) UNIX
6 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) MVC
1 8 (13.79%) TDD
2 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.90%) ETL
4 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.45%) Manual Testing
5 2 (3.45%) V-Model
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Automation Testing
6 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.72%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.79%) C#
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (27.59%) MCP
3 14 (24.14%) MCSE
3 14 (24.14%) CCA
3 14 (24.14%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (24.14%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) Informatica
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) EMC
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Apple
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