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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 17.28% 15.94% 8.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 73.33% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 9
Average salary £29,500 £30,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% +23.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £28,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £44,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
19 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.46% 21.74% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +41.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 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 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) SQL
5 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (33.33%) CCNA
7 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (33.33%) MCP
8 15 (31.25%) MCSE
8 15 (31.25%) MCITP
9 10 (20.83%) VMware
9 10 (20.83%) Problem Management
9 10 (20.83%) Citrix
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.67%) MS Office
12 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.58%) .NET
12 7 (14.58%) C#
12 7 (14.58%) Clustering
13 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
14 5 (10.42%) Service Management
14 5 (10.42%) ITIL
14 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (10.42%) Mobile App

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WLAN
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) IPsec
4 1 (2.08%) SSH
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) IT Support
8 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
1 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) WCF
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Debian
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Problem Management
2 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Service Management
4 3 (6.25%) OO
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.17%) Document Management
5 2 (4.17%) Change Management
5 2 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.08%) OOP
6 1 (2.08%) MVC
6 1 (2.08%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) PHP5
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (33.33%) MCP
2 16 (33.33%) CCNA
2 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (31.25%) MCITP
3 15 (31.25%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) CCA
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCDST
5 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Postfix
3 1 (2.08%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Opsview
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Citrix
2 10 (20.83%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago