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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 159 76 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.95% 13.94% 19.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.30% 58.46% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 128 68 117
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
214 130 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.19% 23.85% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 180 118 242
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 101 (38.11%) Microsoft
2 93 (35.09%) .NET
3 89 (33.58%) Oracle
4 88 (33.21%) SQL Server
5 85 (32.08%) SQL
6 75 (28.30%) Active Directory
7 72 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (24.53%) Linux
9 64 (24.15%) ITIL
10 51 (19.25%) Cisco
10 51 (19.25%) VMware
11 48 (18.11%) C#
12 46 (17.36%) Citrix
13 42 (15.85%) IIS
14 40 (15.09%) Visual Studio
14 40 (15.09%) Java
14 40 (15.09%) MS Excel
15 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 38 (14.34%) Windows 7
16 36 (13.58%) MS Office
17 34 (12.83%) JBoss
17 34 (12.83%) Cisco Nexus
17 34 (12.83%) User Experience
18 33 (12.45%) MS Exchange
19 32 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (11.32%) MVC
21 29 (10.94%) PowerShell
21 29 (10.94%) DevOps
22 28 (10.57%) Tomcat

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (15.85%) IIS
2 34 (12.83%) JBoss
3 33 (12.45%) MS Exchange
4 28 (10.57%) Tomcat
5 21 (7.92%) SharePoint
6 18 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (4.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.64%) Lync
9 7 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.75%) Apache
12 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.38%) Node.js
13 1 (0.38%) OpenEdge
13 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 36 (13.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) Mimecast
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (7.92%) WAN
2 21 (7.92%) LAN
3 17 (6.42%) SAN
4 14 (5.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.91%) Firewall
6 8 (3.02%) DNS
7 7 (2.64%) DHCP
8 6 (2.26%) Internet
9 4 (1.51%) MPLS
9 4 (1.51%) FTP
9 4 (1.51%) VPN
9 4 (1.51%) Network Security
9 4 (1.51%) Symposium
10 3 (1.13%) VoIP
11 2 (0.75%) WLAN
11 2 (0.75%) HTTP
11 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.75%) Nortel Meridian
11 2 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.89%) MySQL
3 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) SQLite
7 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.89%) InstallShield
3 5 (1.89%) NUnit
3 5 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.38%) MSI
4 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (7.55%) Finance
2 12 (4.53%) Retail
3 11 (4.15%) Law
4 6 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.13%) Electronics
7 2 (0.75%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Local Government
8 1 (0.38%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 80 (30.19%) Analyst
2 51 (19.25%) Support Analyst
3 42 (15.85%) Applications Support
4 26 (9.81%) Architect
5 25 (9.43%) Technical Designer
5 25 (9.43%) Designer
6 21 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (7.92%) Developer
6 21 (7.92%) Support Engineer
7 18 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (6.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (6.04%) Team Leader
10 15 (5.66%) IT Support
11 14 (5.28%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (5.28%) Junior
12 13 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (4.53%) Administrator
13 12 (4.53%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.53%) Desktop Engineer
14 11 (4.15%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.09%) .NET
2 27 (10.19%) ASP.NET
3 26 (9.81%) J2EE
4 17 (6.42%) WCF
4 17 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (4.91%) Web Services
5 13 (4.91%) Middleware
6 12 (4.53%) HTML
7 9 (3.40%) CSS
8 8 (3.02%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.02%) XML
9 7 (2.64%) jQuery
10 6 (2.26%) HTML5
10 6 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.89%) CSS3
11 5 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (0.75%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (0.75%) COM
13 1 (0.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.83%) User Experience
2 9 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.02%) Clustering
3 8 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.02%) iPhone
4 7 (2.64%) Social Network
4 7 (2.64%) NHS
5 6 (2.26%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.89%) EPoS
7 4 (1.51%) AS400
8 3 (1.13%) iSeries
8 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.13%) Physics
9 2 (0.75%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) PDA
10 1 (0.38%) Statistics
10 1 (0.38%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (24.53%) Linux
3 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (14.34%) Windows 7
4 32 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (10.19%) Solaris
6 23 (8.68%) Windows XP
7 16 (6.04%) UNIX
8 12 (4.53%) Windows 8
9 11 (4.15%) Android
10 7 (2.64%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.51%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.38%) Debian
13 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.15%) ITIL
2 30 (11.32%) MVC
3 29 (10.94%) DevOps
4 27 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (6.79%) Scrum
7 17 (6.42%) CRM
8 13 (4.91%) Kanban
8 13 (4.91%) Line Management
9 11 (4.15%) Unit Testing
9 11 (4.15%) Software Deployment
10 10 (3.77%) Software Engineering
11 9 (3.40%) OO
12 8 (3.02%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.64%) OOD
13 7 (2.64%) Mentoring
14 6 (2.26%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (2.26%) MVVM
15 5 (1.89%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (1.89%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.08%) SQL
2 48 (18.11%) C#
3 40 (15.09%) Java
4 29 (10.94%) PowerShell
5 17 (6.42%) Python
6 15 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 15 (5.66%) Perl
7 9 (3.40%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.02%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.26%) C++
10 5 (1.89%) VB
11 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.75%) VBScript
12 2 (0.75%) C
12 2 (0.75%) PHP
13 1 (0.38%) Delphi
13 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.38%) VC++
13 1 (0.38%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (9.43%) Degree
2 23 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.17%) MCSE
4 17 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (6.04%) CCNA
6 12 (4.53%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.40%) MCSA
8 8 (3.02%) MCITP
9 6 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.51%) MCP
11 3 (1.13%) PhD
12 2 (0.75%) HND
12 2 (0.75%) MCDST
12 2 (0.75%) CCA
12 2 (0.75%) CCENT
13 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.38%) CISSP
13 1 (0.38%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 75 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.04%) XenApp
5 15 (5.66%) vSphere
6 7 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.75%) XenServer
9 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (9.81%) Tivoli
2 14 (5.28%) BladeLogic
2 14 (5.28%) SCCM
2 14 (5.28%) Ansible
3 13 (4.91%) Unicenter
3 13 (4.91%) Nagios
4 10 (3.77%) Control-M
5 9 (3.40%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.40%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.26%) SCOM
7 4 (1.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.51%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.38%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.38%) Salt
9 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (38.11%) Microsoft
2 89 (33.58%) Oracle
3 51 (19.25%) Cisco
3 51 (19.25%) VMware
4 46 (17.36%) Citrix
5 20 (7.55%) HP
6 15 (5.66%) Red Hat
7 14 (5.28%) NetApp
8 13 (4.91%) Symantec
9 7 (2.64%) IBM
10 5 (1.89%) Dell
11 4 (1.51%) EMC
11 4 (1.51%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.13%) Sophos
12 3 (1.13%) Sybase
13 2 (0.75%) Nortel
13 2 (0.75%) Juniper
14 1 (0.38%) BMC
14 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
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