Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 13 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.32% 17.71% 12.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 96.88% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 32
Halifax median annual salary £37,438 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% -30.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,275 £21,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £39,875 £45,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%

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 40 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 21.62% 18.29% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 40
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,213 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £45,500 £55,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Server Management
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) VCP6
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (25.00%) Server Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VCP6
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft