The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 4.80% 25.00% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £23,000 £35,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.66% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £18,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
North Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 16.80% 25.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £20,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,472 £34,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 8
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Sage
4 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
1 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Support Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Support Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Support Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Network Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 8
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard