The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 2.13% 25.37% 45.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 85.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 28
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 2.13% 29.85% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 28
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Windows
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Windows Salary Trend in Rugby

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Log4j
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat