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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 17.65% - 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 17.65% - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £22,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) WinForms
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
2 6 (54.55%) WPF
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Xamarin
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Clustering
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (9.09%) CCSA
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C# WPF Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) WinForms Developer
1 6 (54.55%) WPF Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Application Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
1 6 (54.55%) WinForms
1 6 (54.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCSA
1 1 (9.09%) CCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Xamarin
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware