The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% - 19.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £27,750 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Dudley region.

Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 20.83% - 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £27,750 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Windows
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dudley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 15 (60.00%) Citrix
5 14 (56.00%) NetApp
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (40.00%) MCSE
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
9 8 (32.00%) SLA
9 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) Service Management
10 7 (28.00%) Dell
11 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (16.00%) VoIP
13 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
14 3 (12.00%) VPN
14 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (12.00%) Firewall
15 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
15 2 (8.00%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (28.00%) Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Network Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Network Operations Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Operations Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) ITSM
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) NetApp
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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