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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 18.18% 3.13% 27.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 25.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £19,000 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £30,150 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £31,350 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 45.45% 12.50% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Average salary £18,500 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.07% -17.19%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple