The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 76 125 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.77% 19.44% 17.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 50.81% 65.14%
Number of salaries quoted 68 115 61
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 246 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.09% 38.26% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 234 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 63 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 55 (34.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 51 (32.08%) Active Directory
5 50 (31.45%) SQL
6 43 (27.04%) .NET
7 35 (22.01%) Citrix
7 35 (22.01%) VMware
8 33 (20.75%) SCCM
9 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (18.87%) SharePoint
11 29 (18.24%) C#
11 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (17.61%) Linux
13 27 (16.98%) MS Exchange
13 27 (16.98%) Firewall
14 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET
14 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (15.72%) Cisco
16 24 (15.09%) ITIL
17 23 (14.47%) UNIX
17 23 (14.47%) MS Excel
17 23 (14.47%) HP
18 22 (13.84%) SAN
18 22 (13.84%) Windows 7
19 20 (12.58%) Oracle
19 20 (12.58%) HTML
20 19 (11.95%) IIS
20 19 (11.95%) MCSE
20 19 (11.95%) NetApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 27 (16.98%) MS Exchange
3 19 (11.95%) IIS
4 18 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (8.81%) Lync
6 11 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.92%) Tomcat
7 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.14%) Apache
11 3 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.26%) ColdFusion
12 2 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.06%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.63%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.98%) Firewall
2 22 (13.84%) SAN
3 15 (9.43%) DNS
4 12 (7.55%) LAN
4 12 (7.55%) VoIP
4 12 (7.55%) WAN
5 11 (6.92%) DHCP
6 9 (5.66%) NetScaler
6 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.66%) Internet
7 7 (4.40%) Ethernet
8 6 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (3.77%) Unified Communications
9 5 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.14%) NAS
9 5 (3.14%) SSL
9 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.52%) Intranet
11 3 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.29%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.03%) MySQL
6 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.03%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.63%) MaxDB
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
9 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.14%) PVCS
2 5 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.52%) Selenium
3 4 (2.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.63%) Xcode
General
1 17 (10.69%) Retail
2 16 (10.06%) Finance
3 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Electronics
5 3 (1.89%) Back Office
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.26%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (22.01%) Analyst
2 19 (11.95%) Developer
3 17 (10.69%) Consultant
4 16 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.06%) Administrator
5 15 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (8.18%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.03%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.40%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (3.77%) IT Support
12 5 (3.14%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.04%) .NET
2 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.58%) HTML
4 18 (11.32%) WCF
5 13 (8.18%) Web Services
5 13 (8.18%) XML
6 12 (7.55%) CSS
6 12 (7.55%) WPF
7 11 (6.92%) WinForms
8 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (6.29%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.03%) COM
9 8 (5.03%) Spring.NET
9 8 (5.03%) NHibernate
9 8 (5.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (5.03%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (3.14%) MFC
11 4 (2.52%) XSLT
11 4 (2.52%) jQuery
12 3 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Clustering
2 12 (7.55%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.89%) PKI
6 3 (1.89%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.26%) AS400
7 2 (1.26%) iSeries
7 2 (1.26%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.26%) Physics
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.63%) Firmware
8 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (17.61%) Linux
5 23 (14.47%) UNIX
6 22 (13.84%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.18%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.40%) Android
10 5 (3.14%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.14%) Windows Phone
10 5 (3.14%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.14%) CentOS
10 5 (3.14%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.89%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (1.89%) SUSE
12 2 (1.26%) HPUX
12 2 (1.26%) Solaris
12 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.09%) ITIL
2 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (6.92%) MVC
4 10 (6.29%) Load Balancing
5 9 (5.66%) TDD
5 9 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.03%) Information Security
6 8 (5.03%) CRM
6 8 (5.03%) Manual Testing
6 8 (5.03%) System Testing
6 8 (5.03%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (5.03%) AOP
7 7 (4.40%) Test Scripting
7 7 (4.40%) Migration
7 7 (4.40%) Service Management
8 6 (3.77%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.77%) Security Management
8 6 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.45%) SQL
2 29 (18.24%) C#
3 15 (9.43%) VB
4 14 (8.81%) Java
5 11 (6.92%) C++
5 11 (6.92%) C
5 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.14%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.52%) Python
8 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.89%) VBScript
10 2 (1.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.26%) XAML
10 2 (1.26%) PHP
10 2 (1.26%) Korn
10 2 (1.26%) VB6
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.95%) MCSE
3 12 (7.55%) MCITP
4 10 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.66%) ISEB
6 7 (4.40%) Degree
7 6 (3.77%) MCP
7 6 (3.77%) CCA
7 6 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.77%) MCTS
7 6 (3.77%) CCEE
8 5 (3.14%) CCEA
9 4 (2.52%) PhD
9 4 (2.52%) VCP5
9 4 (2.52%) CCIA
10 3 (1.89%) NCDA
10 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.26%) Postgraduate
11 2 (1.26%) MCSA
11 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (32.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.06%) XenDesktop
2 16 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.81%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.18%) XenApp
5 12 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (6.92%) vSphere
7 10 (6.29%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (5.66%) UAG
9 6 (3.77%) ISA Server
9 6 (3.77%) IAG
10 4 (2.52%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.52%) Novell eDirectory
11 2 (1.26%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.26%) XenServer
11 2 (1.26%) Cronacle
11 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (20.75%) SCCM
2 11 (6.92%) SCOM
3 8 (5.03%) Nagios
3 8 (5.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (3.77%) Cacti
4 6 (3.77%) WSUS
5 4 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.52%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.89%) AppDNA
6 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.26%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (1.26%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.26%) Control-M
7 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.26%) MOM
7 2 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.26%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.01%) Citrix
2 35 (22.01%) VMware
3 25 (15.72%) Cisco
4 23 (14.47%) HP
5 20 (12.58%) Oracle
6 19 (11.95%) NetApp
7 13 (8.18%) EMC
8 12 (7.55%) IBM
9 11 (6.92%) Symantec
10 10 (6.29%) Dell
11 9 (5.66%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.03%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.77%) CheckPoint
13 6 (3.77%) CommVault
14 5 (3.14%) ServiceNow
14 5 (3.14%) Remedy
14 5 (3.14%) Mitel
14 5 (3.14%) Perforce
15 4 (2.52%) McAfee
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