The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 5.00% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £26,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.48% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 10.00% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £26,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.48% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South East

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) Broadband
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) Broadband
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Apple