The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 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 Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 8.43% 5.81% 6.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.76% 64.52% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 23
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,250 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 31 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 14.86% 9.01% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 58
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £21,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Norfolk

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Windows
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Salary Trend in Norwich

Windows
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Norwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.76%) MS Exchange
3 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
5 20 (33.90%) VMware
6 19 (32.20%) DNS
6 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (28.81%) MS Office
8 16 (27.12%) LAN
8 16 (27.12%) WAN
8 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
8 16 (27.12%) Firewall
9 15 (25.42%) DHCP
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
11 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
11 13 (22.03%) MCSA
11 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) Windows 8
12 12 (20.34%) Wireless
13 11 (18.64%) SAN
13 11 (18.64%) Citrix
13 11 (18.64%) MCP
13 11 (18.64%) C#
13 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
13 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
14 10 (16.95%) NAS
14 10 (16.95%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 27 (45.76%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.56%) IIS
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Office
2 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) DNS
2 16 (27.12%) LAN
2 16 (27.12%) WAN
2 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
2 16 (27.12%) Firewall
3 15 (25.42%) DHCP
4 12 (20.34%) Wireless
5 11 (18.64%) SAN
6 10 (16.95%) NAS
7 5 (8.47%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.78%) ADSL
9 3 (5.08%) Internet
10 2 (3.39%) VPN
11 1 (1.69%) VoIP
11 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.69%) Marketing
1 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) IT Support
4 10 (16.95%) Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Systems Support
6 8 (13.56%) Systems Support Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Support Technician
7 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.47%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Technical Support
9 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.78%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (11.86%) jQuery
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.47%) CSS3
4 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (8.47%) HTML5
5 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 3 (5.08%) LINQ
6 2 (3.39%) REST
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (3.39%) Ajax
6 2 (3.39%) WCF
6 2 (3.39%) MSMQ
6 2 (3.39%) XHTML
7 1 (1.69%) XML
7 1 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) iPhone
1 2 (3.39%) Clustering
1 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (22.03%) Windows 8
3 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) OOP
3 7 (11.86%) OO
3 7 (11.86%) MVC
3 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.78%) Data Management
5 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.08%) Time Management
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.39%) Change Control
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.39%) Change Management
6 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.69%) OOD
7 1 (1.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) C#
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) MCSA
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) MCP
3 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.78%) NCDA
4 4 (6.78%) NCIE
4 4 (6.78%) CCA
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
4 8 (13.56%) XenApp
4 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.86%) vSphere
6 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.78%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 11 (18.64%) Citrix
4 8 (13.56%) Websense
5 7 (11.86%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Cisco
7 5 (8.47%) Telerik
7 5 (8.47%) Xamarin
8 4 (6.78%) Veeam
8 4 (6.78%) AppSense
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
9 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.39%) New Relic
10 2 (3.39%) Apple
11 1 (1.69%) Google