Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 37 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 12.37% 12.85% 20.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 77.08% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 49
Halifax median annual salary £31,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £17,175 £26,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £43,375 £52,500 £54,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 14.43% 16.67% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 51
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £18,075 £22,925 £22,500
90th Percentile £42,875 £55,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Halifax

Windows
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Windows in Halifax

Windows
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Halifax over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (20.83%) F5
5 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Office 365
5 5 (20.83%) Verint
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.83%) SCCM
5 5 (20.83%) Genesys
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Wireless
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) CCNP
5 5 (20.83%) CCNA
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (20.83%) Avaya
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) CCDA
6 4 (16.67%) CCIE

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Office 365
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Operations Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
1 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCDA
2 4 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Avaya
3 5 (20.83%) F5
3 5 (20.83%) Genesys
3 5 (20.83%) Verint
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Sophos