The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 28.45% 32.56% 12.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 77.78% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 13
Average salary £33,750 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £21,000 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 28.45% 41.86% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 16
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
5 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (29.79%) VMware
6 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
8 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
9 11 (23.40%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
11 9 (19.15%) CCNA
11 9 (19.15%) ITIL
11 9 (19.15%) MCSE
12 8 (17.02%) MCP
12 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
12 8 (17.02%) Clustering
12 8 (17.02%) MCITP
13 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (14.89%) Citrix
14 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
14 6 (12.77%) .NET
14 6 (12.77%) C#
14 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
15 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
2 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Kentico
5 1 (2.13%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.51%) VPN
1 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 2 (4.26%) OSPF
3 2 (4.26%) BGP
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) NAS
3 2 (4.26%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) MSTest
2 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) CSS3
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
2 11 (23.40%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (19.15%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.13%) BDD
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (19.15%) CCNA
3 9 (19.15%) MCSE
4 8 (17.02%) MCP
4 8 (17.02%) MCITP
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.38%) MCSA
7 2 (4.26%) CCA
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) VCAP
8 1 (2.13%) CCEE
8 1 (2.13%) CCIA
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.13%) MCDST
8 1 (2.13%) MCTS
8 1 (2.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Xen
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.13%) Postfix
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 5 (10.64%) HP
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.13%) McAfee
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) Sage
7 1 (2.13%) Veritas
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
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