Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 30 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 17.14% 12.20% 13.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.77% 79.55% 67.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 44
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +14.94% +24.29%
10th Percentile £21,750 £36,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,500 £55,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -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 31 44 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 17.71% 15.33% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 46
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +13.64% +25.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £55,250 £55,000
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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 19 (63.33%) Cisco
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (33.33%) CCNA
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 9 (30.00%) Office 365
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 9 (30.00%) Avaya
5 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) SCCM
7 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (16.67%) F5
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Verint
8 5 (16.67%) Genesys
8 5 (16.67%) Wireless
8 5 (16.67%) CCNP
8 5 (16.67%) Unix
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (13.33%) HTML
9 4 (13.33%) HND

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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) Wireless
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Gradle
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) JDBC
4 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.67%) Demand Management
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CCNA
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
3 4 (13.33%) CCDA
3 4 (13.33%) CCIE
3 4 (13.33%) HND
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) Avaya
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) F5
5 5 (16.67%) Genesys
5 5 (16.67%) Verint
6 2 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Autodesk