The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Middlesbrough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 2.67% 12.50% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 88.89% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 20.00% 14.06% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 16
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
North Yorkshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Windows
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Windows Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware