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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 50.00% 31.71% 26.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 22
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 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
6 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 50.00% 31.71% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 22
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 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cannock

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 3 (21.43%) SCOM
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Network Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Integration Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) OOD
2 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) CA
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) SAP