The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Flintshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 14.29% 30.56% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
North Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Flintshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 14.29% 33.33% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Flintshire

Windows
Job Locations in Flintshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Flintshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Queensferry - 1 £38,000 -
Windows
North Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Flintshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) PLINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) SSDT
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Flintshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) PLINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Hyland