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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 5.88% 5.88% 25.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 50.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £28,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
9 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 26.47% 11.76% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 17
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle