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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 16.16% 13.64% 9.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 16.16% 15.91% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Skipton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) SCCM
3 14 (56.00%) ITIL
4 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) SCOM
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) SAN
7 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (32.00%) SLA
8 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
9 7 (28.00%) F5
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (24.00%) Change Management
10 6 (24.00%) Sophos
10 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
11 5 (20.00%) IIS
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) Dell
11 5 (20.00%) EMC
11 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 5 (20.00%) vSphere
11 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
12 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support
6 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) IVR
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) BCP
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Data Privacy
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) UAG
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) SCCM
2 11 (44.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) F5
4 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (24.00%) Sophos
6 5 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (20.00%) Dell
6 5 (20.00%) EMC
7 3 (12.00%) Unisys
8 2 (8.00%) Cognos
8 2 (8.00%) Epicor
8 2 (8.00%) IBM
8 2 (8.00%) CODA
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (4.00%) Nortel
9 1 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (4.00%) Nokia
9 1 (4.00%) Avaya