Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 24 12
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 15.03% 14.92% 12.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.30% 85.45% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 53
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +19.05% +68.00%
10th Percentile £22,475 £32,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £60,000 £56,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +0.68% +4.29%

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 27 55 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 15.61% 17.46% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 58
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +12.36% +54.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £43,250 £60,000 £55,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
7 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
8 5 (19.23%) MVC
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
8 5 (19.23%) CCNA
8 5 (19.23%) C#
8 5 (19.23%) Unix
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (19.23%) MVVM
8 5 (19.23%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (19.23%) Office 365
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone 8

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (19.23%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (19.23%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) JDBC
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) PMI
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (15.38%) Mac OS
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Analytics
2 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (19.23%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) MVVM
2 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Security Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNA
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) HND
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.85%) VMware