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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 25 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 0.81% 7.02% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 80.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £26,500 £31,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% -50.40%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
15 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 12.10% 8.77% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 15
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware