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 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 17 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 5.08% 30.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £34,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 13.56% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £34,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (21.43%) Statistics
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Change Management
9 2 (14.29%) Advertising
9 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp