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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 123 108 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.97% 18.78% 20.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.85% 68.35% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 114 68 109
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £27,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,270 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
184 158 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 29.87% 27.48% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 173 116 163
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,785 £50,000 £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 27 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 111 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 103 (39.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (30.89%) Active Directory
3 80 (30.89%) SQL Server
4 79 (30.50%) SQL
5 70 (27.03%) Citrix
5 70 (27.03%) VMware
6 65 (25.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (20.46%) HP
9 50 (19.31%) Finance
10 49 (18.92%) Oracle
10 49 (18.92%) ITIL
10 49 (18.92%) MS Excel
11 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (16.99%) Linux
12 44 (16.99%) Cisco
12 44 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 43 (16.60%) MS Exchange
13 43 (16.60%) .NET
14 41 (15.83%) C#
15 38 (14.67%) Windows 7
16 36 (13.90%) MCSE
16 36 (13.90%) XenApp
17 35 (13.51%) UNIX
17 35 (13.51%) MS Office
18 34 (13.13%) TCP/IP
19 33 (12.74%) Firewall
20 32 (12.36%) NetApp
20 32 (12.36%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 43 (16.60%) MS Exchange
2 29 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (7.34%) IIS
4 18 (6.95%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.63%) Lync
6 10 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (3.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.16%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.51%) MS Office
3 9 (3.47%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.86%) Office 365
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.13%) TCP/IP
2 33 (12.74%) Firewall
3 30 (11.58%) LAN
3 30 (11.58%) WAN
4 29 (11.20%) Internet
5 26 (10.04%) SAN
6 17 (6.56%) NetScaler
7 15 (5.79%) DNS
8 12 (4.63%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (4.63%) iSCSI
9 11 (4.25%) Symposium
9 11 (4.25%) DHCP
10 10 (3.86%) VoIP
11 9 (3.47%) Intranet
12 8 (3.09%) NAS
13 6 (2.32%) Unified Communications
14 5 (1.93%) IP Telephony
14 5 (1.93%) Nortel Meridian
14 5 (1.93%) FTP
15 4 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (30.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.79%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.41%) DB2
6 13 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.25%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.32%) MySQL
10 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.86%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.70%) MSI
3 7 (2.70%) AdminStudio
4 6 (2.32%) InstallShield
5 5 (1.93%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (19.31%) Finance
2 17 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.25%) Electronics
4 6 (2.32%) Banking
5 5 (1.93%) Retail
5 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (28.96%) Analyst
2 37 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 30 (11.58%) Support Engineer
4 23 (8.88%) IT Support
5 20 (7.72%) Administrator
6 17 (6.56%) DBA
6 17 (6.56%) Developer
6 17 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 16 (6.18%) Consultant
8 15 (5.79%) Team Leader
9 14 (5.41%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.02%) Tester
10 13 (5.02%) DB2 DBA
11 12 (4.63%) Senior Support Engineer
11 12 (4.63%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.25%) Firmware Engineer
12 11 (4.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
13 10 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.60%) .NET
2 27 (10.42%) HTML
3 21 (8.11%) WCF
4 20 (7.72%) ASP.NET
5 19 (7.34%) XML
5 19 (7.34%) .NET Framework
6 18 (6.95%) Web Services
7 17 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (5.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (4.63%) CSS
10 11 (4.25%) XSLT
11 10 (3.86%) WinForms
11 10 (3.86%) NHibernate
11 10 (3.86%) WPF
11 10 (3.86%) Spring.NET
11 10 (3.86%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (3.09%) Application Packaging
14 4 (1.54%) COM
15 3 (1.16%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.86%) Blackberry
1 10 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.32%) Clustering
3 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.77%) FMCG
4 2 (0.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (0.77%) Replication
5 1 (0.39%) EPoS
5 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.39%) PDA
5 1 (0.39%) Statistics
5 1 (0.39%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (39.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (25.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 63 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (16.99%) Linux
5 38 (14.67%) Windows 7
6 35 (13.51%) UNIX
7 27 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 13 (5.02%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.70%) Android
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.77%) AIX
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.92%) ITIL
2 23 (8.88%) Manual Testing
3 21 (8.11%) MVC
4 17 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.79%) Test Scripting
6 14 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.41%) Line Management
7 13 (5.02%) Mentoring
7 13 (5.02%) CRM
8 12 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.63%) TDD
8 12 (4.63%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (4.25%) Validation
10 10 (3.86%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (3.86%) AOP
11 9 (3.47%) Automated Testing
11 9 (3.47%) Project Management
12 8 (3.09%) Test Automation
13 6 (2.32%) Unit Testing
13 6 (2.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.50%) SQL
2 41 (15.83%) C#
3 19 (7.34%) VB
4 18 (6.95%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.63%) Python
7 11 (4.25%) C
7 11 (4.25%) Java
8 10 (3.86%) VBScript
9 8 (3.09%) C++
9 8 (3.09%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) Jython
11 1 (0.39%) PHP5
11 1 (0.39%) VC++
11 1 (0.39%) Perl
11 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.90%) MCSE
3 28 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.42%) CCNA
5 17 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (5.41%) MCP
7 12 (4.63%) ISEB
8 11 (4.25%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (3.86%) MCSA
10 9 (3.47%) CCA
10 9 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (3.47%) Degree
11 8 (3.09%) MCITP
12 6 (2.32%) NCDA
13 5 (1.93%) MCTS
14 2 (0.77%) HND
15 1 (0.39%) CCNP
15 1 (0.39%) CCENT
15 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.25%) SLA
2 5 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 80 (30.89%) Active Directory
2 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.90%) XenApp
4 28 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 26 (10.04%) Hyper-V
6 19 (7.34%) vSphere
7 11 (4.25%) Firmware
7 11 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.09%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.77%) vCloud
12 1 (0.39%) RHEV
12 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.39%) IAG
12 1 (0.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 32 (12.36%) SCCM
2 18 (6.95%) Backup Exec
3 12 (4.63%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.25%) SCOM
5 10 (3.86%) AppDNA
6 9 (3.47%) SCDPM
7 6 (2.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (1.93%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.93%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (1.54%) WSUS
9 4 (1.54%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.77%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.77%) SCSM
12 1 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 111 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 70 (27.03%) Citrix
2 70 (27.03%) VMware
3 53 (20.46%) HP
4 49 (18.92%) Oracle
5 44 (16.99%) Cisco
6 32 (12.36%) NetApp
7 17 (6.56%) IBM
8 16 (6.18%) EMC
8 16 (6.18%) Symantec
9 9 (3.47%) Mitel
10 8 (3.09%) Siemens
11 6 (2.32%) Nortel
12 5 (1.93%) CommVault
12 5 (1.93%) Apple
12 5 (1.93%) Finjan
13 4 (1.54%) Veeam
13 4 (1.54%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.54%) LANDesk
13 4 (1.54%) WatchGuard
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