The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 12.50% 4.26% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 15.38% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £27,750 £18,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% +48.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
Staffordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 20.00% 27.66% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,500 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Windows Salary Trend in Lichfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) WinForms
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) NUnit
2 8 (61.54%) WCF
2 8 (61.54%) WPF
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (61.54%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (61.54%) MSTest
2 8 (61.54%) MVVM
2 8 (61.54%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (61.54%) Moq
2 8 (61.54%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (61.54%) Ninject
2 8 (61.54%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Kanban
2 8 (61.54%) Spring.NET
2 8 (61.54%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) NUnit
1 8 (61.54%) MSTest
1 8 (61.54%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (61.54%) Moq
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) WinForms
1 8 (61.54%) WCF
1 8 (61.54%) WPF
1 8 (61.54%) Spring.NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Castle Windsor
1 8 (61.54%) Ninject
1 8 (61.54%) Razor View Engine
1 8 (61.54%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Scrum
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) Kanban
1 8 (61.54%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (61.54%) MVVM
1 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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