The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 136 99 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.94% 17.07% 19.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.74% 62.66% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 119 86 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £26,250 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,045 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
195 158 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.73% 27.24% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 178 142 191
Average salary £38,500 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Salary Trend in Coventry

Windows
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

1 113 (40.21%) .NET
2 106 (37.72%) Microsoft
3 96 (34.16%) Oracle
4 95 (33.81%) SQL
5 90 (32.03%) SQL Server
6 75 (26.69%) Linux
7 68 (24.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (23.13%) Active Directory
9 63 (22.42%) C#
10 59 (21.00%) ITIL
11 52 (18.51%) Visual Studio
12 51 (18.15%) Cisco
13 49 (17.44%) Java
14 46 (16.37%) IIS
15 45 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (15.30%) User Experience
17 42 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 42 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
17 42 (14.95%) JBoss
18 40 (14.23%) VMware
18 40 (14.23%) Citrix
19 39 (13.88%) MS Excel
19 39 (13.88%) PowerShell
19 39 (13.88%) Degree
20 36 (12.81%) DevOps
21 34 (12.10%) MVC
22 31 (11.03%) ASP.NET
22 31 (11.03%) Windows 7
23 29 (10.32%) Solaris
23 29 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 46 (16.37%) IIS
2 42 (14.95%) JBoss
3 28 (9.96%) Tomcat
4 25 (8.90%) MS Exchange
5 24 (8.54%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.42%) Lync
11 3 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.71%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.71%) Apache
12 2 (0.71%) Node.js
13 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (13.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.36%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.91%) Office 365
2 9 (3.20%) IaaS
3 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (4.27%) LAN
2 12 (4.27%) WAN
2 12 (4.27%) Firewall
3 10 (3.56%) SAN
4 8 (2.85%) DNS
5 6 (2.14%) MPLS
5 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.14%) DHCP
6 4 (1.42%) VPN
7 3 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.07%) Network Security
7 3 (1.07%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.07%) Broadband
8 2 (0.71%) WLAN
8 2 (0.71%) VLAN
9 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.36%) NAS
9 1 (0.36%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.71%) MySQL
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) SQLite
7 2 (0.71%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (18.51%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.85%) NUnit
3 6 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.78%) Selenium
4 5 (1.78%) InstallShield
5 3 (1.07%) MSTest
5 3 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.07%) Moq
6 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (6.05%) Retail
2 15 (5.34%) Law
3 10 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (3.20%) Finance
5 8 (2.85%) Electronics
6 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (24.56%) Analyst
2 49 (17.44%) Applications Support
3 41 (14.59%) Support Analyst
4 35 (12.46%) Developer
5 34 (12.10%) Architect
6 29 (10.32%) Designer
6 29 (10.32%) Technical Designer
7 27 (9.61%) DevOps Engineer
8 22 (7.83%) Support Engineer
9 17 (6.05%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (5.69%) Junior
10 16 (5.69%) Software Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (4.98%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.27%) Service Analyst
13 12 (4.27%) Administrator
13 12 (4.27%) .NET Developer
13 12 (4.27%) Junior Architect
14 10 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (40.21%) .NET
2 31 (11.03%) ASP.NET
3 26 (9.25%) J2EE
4 21 (7.47%) WCF
5 18 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (6.05%) HTML
7 15 (5.34%) CSS
8 14 (4.98%) Web Services
9 13 (4.63%) Middleware
10 10 (3.56%) XML
11 9 (3.20%) HTML5
11 9 (3.20%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.20%) jQuery
12 7 (2.49%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (2.14%) WPF
14 5 (1.78%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (1.78%) CSS3
15 4 (1.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.30%) User Experience
2 15 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (3.56%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.20%) Clustering
4 9 (3.20%) EPoS
5 8 (2.85%) iPhone
5 8 (2.85%) Physics
6 7 (2.49%) Social Network
6 7 (2.49%) AS400
6 7 (2.49%) NHS
7 6 (2.14%) iSeries
8 5 (1.78%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.07%) Kindle
9 3 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.07%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.07%) Replication
9 3 (1.07%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.69%) Linux
2 68 (24.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (11.03%) Windows 7
5 29 (10.32%) Solaris
5 29 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (7.12%) Windows XP
7 11 (3.91%) Android
8 9 (3.20%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (3.20%) UNIX
9 8 (2.85%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.78%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.42%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) Debian
13 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.00%) ITIL
2 45 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.81%) DevOps
4 34 (12.10%) MVC
5 27 (9.61%) Scrum
6 24 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.12%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.69%) CRM
8 16 (5.69%) Kanban
9 13 (4.63%) Unit Testing
10 11 (3.91%) OO
11 10 (3.56%) Software Deployment
12 9 (3.20%) MVVM
13 8 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (2.85%) Product Management
14 7 (2.49%) OOD
15 6 (2.14%) TDD
15 6 (2.14%) Image Processing
15 6 (2.14%) Pattern Recognition
16 5 (1.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (33.81%) SQL
2 63 (22.42%) C#
3 49 (17.44%) Java
4 39 (13.88%) PowerShell
5 23 (8.19%) Python
6 21 (7.47%) JavaScript
7 16 (5.69%) Perl
8 12 (4.27%) C++
9 8 (2.85%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.49%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.78%) VB
12 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.71%) C
13 2 (0.71%) R
14 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.36%) Ruby
14 1 (0.36%) Delphi
14 1 (0.36%) PHP
14 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (13.88%) Degree
2 13 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.56%) MCSE
4 8 (2.85%) PhD
5 7 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (1.78%) MCITP
7 5 (1.78%) MCSA
7 5 (1.78%) CCNA
7 5 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.07%) CCA
10 2 (0.71%) CISSP
10 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.71%) MCDST
11 1 (0.36%) MCTS
11 1 (0.36%) CCENT
11 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) CISM
11 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.91%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 65 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.69%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.27%) XenApp
4 12 (4.27%) vSphere
5 6 (2.14%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.78%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.71%) XenServer
9 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (9.25%) Tivoli
2 14 (4.98%) BladeLogic
2 14 (4.98%) Ansible
3 13 (4.63%) Unicenter
3 13 (4.63%) Nagios
4 10 (3.56%) Control-M
4 10 (3.56%) Puppet
4 10 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.85%) SCCM
6 5 (1.78%) SCOM
7 3 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.36%) Salt
8 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 106 (37.72%) Microsoft
2 96 (34.16%) Oracle
3 51 (18.15%) Cisco
4 40 (14.23%) VMware
4 40 (14.23%) Citrix
5 15 (5.34%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.20%) NetApp
6 9 (3.20%) HP
7 7 (2.49%) IBM
8 5 (1.78%) Dell
9 4 (1.42%) Sophos
10 3 (1.07%) SAP
10 3 (1.07%) EMC
10 3 (1.07%) Apple
10 3 (1.07%) Symantec
11 2 (0.71%) Cognos
11 2 (0.71%) Netezza
11 2 (0.71%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.36%) hybris
12 1 (0.36%) Splunk
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