The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Rugby region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 10.39% 35.29% 39.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 100.00% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 28
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 18.18% 35.29% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 37
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Warwickshire

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
Salary Histogram in Rugby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Rugby region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rugby

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) MCITP
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 4 (28.57%) 4G
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Veeam
6 3 (21.43%) HNC
6 3 (21.43%) HND
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) GPRS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Product Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCITP
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) MCSA
5 3 (21.43%) HNC
5 3 (21.43%) HND
6 2 (14.29%) MCTS
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) HP AIS
7 1 (7.14%) HP ASE
7 1 (7.14%) NCDA
7 1 (7.14%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Veeam
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp