Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 12 22
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.29% 15.70% 15.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 93.10% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 47
Halifax median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -30.00% +68.07%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,000 £27,600
90th Percentile £63,000 £42,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +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 40 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 24.54% 16.86% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 54
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £33,500 £23,325 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
1 4 (57.14%) Server Management
2 3 (42.86%) Aruba
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Serverless
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
1 4 (57.14%) Server Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Aruba
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft