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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 20 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 14.84% 19.23% 13.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.19% 100.00% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 20
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 35 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 17.42% 19.23% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 31
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Windows.

1 35 (94.59%) C#
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
1 35 (94.59%) SQL
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
2 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
2 33 (89.19%) MVC
3 32 (86.49%) Web Services
4 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
5 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (70.27%) SOAP
6 26 (70.27%) WCF
7 23 (62.16%) jQuery
7 23 (62.16%) T-SQL
7 23 (62.16%) Finance
7 23 (62.16%) WinForms
8 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (56.76%) Waterfall
10 20 (54.05%) SDLC
10 20 (54.05%) WPF
11 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio
11 15 (40.54%) XML
12 13 (35.14%) TDD
13 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
13 12 (32.43%) CSS
14 9 (24.32%) MVVM
14 9 (24.32%) Razor View Engine
14 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Phone 8
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Phone

Windows
Top Related 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 3 (8.11%) EPiServer
1 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VLAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DMZ
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) HSRP
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) IPsec
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) SMTP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.70%) gulp
3 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) C# Developer
3 21 (56.76%) .NET Developer
3 21 (56.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (51.35%) C# WCF Developer
4 19 (51.35%) WCF Developer
5 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 18 (48.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Developer
6 15 (40.54%) Software Developer
7 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior
8 10 (27.03%) Junior .NET Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior C# Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior Developer
8 10 (27.03%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
3 32 (86.49%) Web Services
4 26 (70.27%) SOAP
4 26 (70.27%) WCF
5 23 (62.16%) jQuery
5 23 (62.16%) WinForms
6 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (54.05%) WPF
8 15 (40.54%) XML
9 12 (32.43%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (24.32%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 6 (16.22%) JSON
13 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
13 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows Phone
1 9 (24.32%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Debian
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) MVC
2 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
3 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (56.76%) Waterfall
5 20 (54.05%) SDLC
6 13 (35.14%) TDD
7 9 (24.32%) Analytics
7 9 (24.32%) MVVM
8 8 (21.62%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (10.81%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) SOA
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) UML
11 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.70%) Big Data Analytics
12 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
12 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
1 35 (94.59%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) T-SQL
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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