The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 23.08% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £58,000 £57,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% +121.15%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
Windows
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 46.15% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Median salary £58,000 £57,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% +121.15%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Windows
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the M4 Corridor region.

Windows Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Windows
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware