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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 68.42% 16.33% 20.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
13 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 68.42% 16.33% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Cannock

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cannock region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cannock

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) Data Integration
2 8 (47.06%) Data Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 8 (47.06%) OO
2 8 (47.06%) ERP
2 8 (47.06%) N-Tier
2 8 (47.06%) OOD
2 8 (47.06%) Internet
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
7 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) SCCM
7 3 (17.65%) SCOM
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) CA
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Data Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Integration Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Data Integration Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Integration Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) N-Tier
1 8 (47.06%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) OO
1 8 (47.06%) ERP
1 8 (47.06%) OOD
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
1 8 (47.06%) Data Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) CA
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix