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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 97 123 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.68% 18.50% 12.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.01% 79.35% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 85 95 46
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
159 155 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.78% 23.31% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 126 70
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 12 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 76 (44.71%) Windows Server
2 62 (36.47%) Linux
3 55 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 49 (28.82%) Active Directory
5 45 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
7 42 (24.71%) SQL Server
8 40 (23.53%) SQL
9 38 (22.35%) ITIL
10 35 (20.59%) Cisco
11 32 (18.82%) Oracle
12 31 (18.24%) VMware
13 30 (17.65%) Windows XP
14 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
15 28 (16.47%) Java
16 27 (15.88%) .NET
16 27 (15.88%) MS Exchange
16 27 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
17 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
18 25 (14.71%) C#
19 24 (14.12%) Firewall
20 23 (13.53%) Manufacturing
21 22 (12.94%) JavaScript
22 21 (12.35%) HTML
22 21 (12.35%) MS Office
22 21 (12.35%) SAN
23 19 (11.18%) Asset Management
23 19 (11.18%) Degree
24 18 (10.59%) TCP/IP
24 18 (10.59%) Python

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 27 (15.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (5.88%) IIS
2 10 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.53%) Apache
4 5 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.76%) JBoss
6 3 (1.76%) Moodle
6 3 (1.76%) nginx
6 3 (1.76%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.18%) CMS
7 2 (1.18%) Node.js
7 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.18%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.94%) Office 365
4 4 (2.35%) Bluemix
5 2 (1.18%) IaaS
5 2 (1.18%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.12%) Firewall
2 21 (12.35%) SAN
3 18 (10.59%) TCP/IP
4 14 (8.24%) DHCP
4 14 (8.24%) WAN
5 13 (7.65%) VoIP
6 11 (6.47%) LAN
7 8 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (4.12%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (4.12%) PBX
9 5 (2.94%) DNS
10 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.35%) VLAN
10 4 (2.35%) VPN
10 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.76%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (1.76%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (1.76%) Internet
11 3 (1.76%) MPLS
11 3 (1.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) MySQL
3 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.76%) DB2
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.18%) Riak
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) Power BI
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.71%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.94%) Hudson
4 4 (2.35%) NUnit
5 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.76%) Selenium
6 2 (1.18%) Ant
6 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.18%) Maven
6 2 (1.18%) Moq
6 2 (1.18%) MSTest
6 2 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.18%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.59%) JUnit
7 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (13.53%) Manufacturing
2 13 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.06%) Retail
4 8 (4.71%) Finance
5 6 (3.53%) Electronics
6 4 (2.35%) Automotive
7 2 (1.18%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Front Office
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (16.47%) Analyst
2 23 (13.53%) Support Engineer
3 19 (11.18%) Administrator
4 17 (10.00%) Architect
4 17 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 17 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (7.06%) Software Architect
5 12 (7.06%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Applications Support
7 10 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 10 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 10 (5.88%) IT Support
8 9 (5.29%) Senior IT Support
9 8 (4.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) Java Architect
9 8 (4.71%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.88%) .NET
2 21 (12.35%) HTML
3 16 (9.41%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.88%) WinForms
4 10 (5.88%) WPF
5 9 (5.29%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (4.71%) LAMP
6 8 (4.71%) WCF
7 7 (4.12%) Spring
8 6 (3.53%) Web Services
8 6 (3.53%) XML
9 5 (2.94%) CSS
10 4 (2.35%) EDI
11 3 (1.76%) jQuery
11 3 (1.76%) JSON
12 2 (1.18%) Java EE
12 2 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.18%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.47%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.47%) Life Science
3 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.12%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.35%) AS400
4 4 (2.35%) iSeries
5 3 (1.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.59%) Kindle
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 76 (44.71%) Windows Server
2 62 (36.47%) Linux
3 45 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
5 30 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (8.24%) Unix
8 14 (8.24%) Windows 8
9 10 (5.88%) Android
10 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.94%) CentOS
12 5 (2.94%) Solaris
13 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.76%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.76%) Windows NT
15 2 (1.18%) CoreOS
15 2 (1.18%) SUSE
15 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.35%) ITIL
2 19 (11.18%) Asset Management
3 17 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 11 (6.47%) Coaching
5 11 (6.47%) IT Asset Management
5 11 (6.47%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (6.47%) Time Management
6 10 (5.88%) ERP
6 10 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 9 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (5.29%) Project Management
7 9 (5.29%) Service Management
7 9 (5.29%) Validation
8 8 (4.71%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.71%) MVC
9 7 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.12%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.12%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.53%) SQL
2 28 (16.47%) Java
3 25 (14.71%) C#
4 22 (12.94%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.59%) Python
6 11 (6.47%) Perl
6 11 (6.47%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.71%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.12%) F#
10 6 (3.53%) PHP
10 6 (3.53%) VBA
11 5 (2.94%) Ruby
12 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.76%) VB
13 2 (1.18%) C
13 2 (1.18%) C++
13 2 (1.18%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.18%) Go
13 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.18%) Degree
2 11 (6.47%) HND
3 9 (5.29%) CCNA
3 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.18%) CISM
7 2 (1.18%) CISSP
7 2 (1.18%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.18%) MCSA
7 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 2 (1.18%) SANS
8 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.59%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.59%) ISEB
8 1 (0.59%) MCITP
8 1 (0.59%) NCDA
8 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (28.82%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.12%) Xen
5 6 (3.53%) Firmware
5 6 (3.53%) XenApp
6 4 (2.35%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.35%) vSphere
7 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.18%) Docker
8 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.59%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (5.29%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.12%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.94%) Nagios
3 5 (2.94%) SCCM
4 4 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.18%) Ansible
6 2 (1.18%) Control-M
6 2 (1.18%) HP Fortify
6 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.18%) Mesos
6 2 (1.18%) Puppet
6 2 (1.18%) QRadar
6 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.18%) Unicenter
6 2 (1.18%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 55 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.59%) Cisco
3 32 (18.82%) Oracle
4 31 (18.24%) VMware
5 12 (7.06%) Citrix
5 12 (7.06%) HP
6 11 (6.47%) NetApp
7 9 (5.29%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.12%) IBM
8 7 (4.12%) Qualys
8 7 (4.12%) Symantec
8 7 (4.12%) Veeam
9 6 (3.53%) Dell
10 4 (2.35%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.35%) Kony
10 4 (2.35%) Sophos
11 3 (1.76%) Apple
11 3 (1.76%) SAP
11 3 (1.76%) Tandberg
11 3 (1.76%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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