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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 17.82% 21.54% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 66.67% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,450 £26,775
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £30,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
21 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 20.79% 32.31% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.27%) MS Office
4 11 (25.00%) WAN
4 11 (25.00%) VPN
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (22.73%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) Oracle
5 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
6 9 (20.45%) VMware
7 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
8 7 (15.91%) LAN
8 7 (15.91%) MCP
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
8 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (13.64%) Firewall
9 6 (13.64%) SCCM
9 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.36%) SAN
10 5 (11.36%) SLA
10 5 (11.36%) VoIP
10 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (11.36%) Lync

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Lync
3 4 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) WAN
1 11 (25.00%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
3 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) VoIP
4 5 (11.36%) SAN
5 4 (9.09%) Wireless
5 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.55%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.27%) MPLS
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) SMTP
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.91%) Server Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.82%) HTML5
3 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) EDI
4 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) CMDB
1 4 (9.09%) iPhone
1 4 (9.09%) iPad
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
1 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
1 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
1 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (11.36%) DevOps
3 4 (9.09%) MVC
3 4 (9.09%) ETL
3 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.82%) TDD
4 3 (6.82%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Security Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) OOP
6 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) PHP5
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) MCP
3 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.82%) MCITP
4 3 (6.82%) CCA
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (6.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Apple
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Mitel
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
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