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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 19.77% 11.70% 7.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.27% 73.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 8
Average salary £28,750 £44,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.65% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £30,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £44,000 £30,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
22 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 25.58% 15.96% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 10
Average salary £29,000 £44,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.09% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
4 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (41.46%) MCP
5 17 (41.46%) MCSE
5 17 (41.46%) MCITP
6 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (34.15%) CCNA
7 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (31.71%) Citrix
9 12 (29.27%) VMware
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) MS Office
12 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
12 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
12 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
13 5 (12.20%) CCA
13 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
14 4 (9.76%) C#
14 4 (9.76%) .NET
14 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
14 4 (9.76%) ITIL
14 4 (9.76%) Clustering
14 4 (9.76%) Service Management
14 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
14 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
1 3 (7.32%) WLAN
1 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL
1 4 (9.76%) Service Management
1 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
1 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
2 3 (7.32%) OO
3 2 (4.88%) OOD
3 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.88%) Document Management
4 1 (2.44%) Change Management
4 1 (2.44%) MVC
4 1 (2.44%) OOP
4 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) PHP5
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (41.46%) MCP
2 17 (41.46%) MCSE
2 17 (41.46%) MCITP
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (34.15%) CCNA
4 5 (12.20%) CCA
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.44%) MCDST
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) Citrix
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago