The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 22 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.03% 6.88% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 45.83% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Windows
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.19% 15.00% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 23
Average salary £47,000 £33,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.29% -13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) PABX
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) MPLS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) JasperReports
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) MaxDB
4 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) XMPP
3 2 (12.50%) VXML
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Celerra
3 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
1 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
1 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCEA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) NCIE
2 1 (6.25%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas File System
3 1 (6.25%) SRDF
3 1 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (6.25%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) BMC
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
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