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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 27.50% 20.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% 85.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
26 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 32.50% 24.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 0
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
Salary Histogram in Gateshead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Gateshead region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gateshead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (63.64%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) MySQL
4 8 (36.36%) MCSE
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (36.36%) MCITP
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 4 (18.18%) CSS3
6 4 (18.18%) WPF
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) WinForms
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 2 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) PHP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) PBX
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) IT Technician
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Technician
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML5
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS3
2 4 (18.18%) WPF
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Dell
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco