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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 28.57% 90.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £24,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 28.57% 90.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £24,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
4 4 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (50.00%) Junos
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) SAP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sentinel
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Zoho
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec