The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 11.76% 2.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 11.76% 2.04% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £29,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

Windows
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

Windows Salary Trend in Gateshead

Windows
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory