The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Darlington region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 5.26% 35.00% 18.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 93.33% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Average salary £19,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 5.26% 37.50% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 15
Average salary £19,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Durham

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 19 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 1 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 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) assyst
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (66.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) assyst
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Altiris
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
Darlington
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago