The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton 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 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 22.73% 8.33% 39.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 14
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £37,500 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
North 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 Skipton region.

Operating Systems Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 22.73% 12.50% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 15
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £65,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Windows
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Skipton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Skipton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Skipton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Skipton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Information Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) EMC Centera
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) F#
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (7.14%) Unisys
5 1 (7.14%) Nortel
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Epicor
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) CODA
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) Sophos