The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 17.65% 35.29% 26.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 94.74% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 5
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Durham

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

Operating Systems Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 17.65% 37.25% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 15
Average salary £19,500 £45,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +52.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Windows
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Windows Salary Trend in Darlington

Windows
Salary Histogram in Darlington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Darlington region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Darlington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) assyst
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
1 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos