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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 20.29% 20.69% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 85.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £24,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,250 £29,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 26.09% 24.14% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 3
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Gateshead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Gateshead region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gateshead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) MCSE
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) WinForms
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Visualisation

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) PBX
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Technician
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) WinForms
3 4 (25.00%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) RIA
2 1 (6.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
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