The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 37.50% - 60.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 17
Average salary £25,000 - £38,000
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 Pontefract region.

Operating Systems Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 75.00% - 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 17
Average salary £25,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

Windows
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

Windows Salary Trend in Pontefract

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) XAML
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Sentinel
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
1 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) OOD
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XAML
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco