The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cannock region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 66.67% 26.47% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 18
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Windows
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cannock region.

Operating Systems Category
Cannock
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 66.67% 26.47% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 18
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cannock region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

Windows
Salary Trend in Cannock

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cannock region.

Windows Salary Trend in Cannock

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) WinForms
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) LINQ
4 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) CA
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Application Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) WinForms
2 5 (38.46%) LINQ
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds