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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 27.42% 45.31% 31.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.44% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
18 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 29.03% 45.31% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 12
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £17,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,100 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rugby

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 10 (43.48%) SQL
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VPN
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) 4G
3 8 (34.78%) Resource Management
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
5 6 (26.09%) GPRS
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (26.09%) MCITP
5 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
6 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Statistics
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) DHCP
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) VPN
1 9 (39.13%) 4G
2 6 (26.09%) GPRS
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
6 1 (4.35%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Product Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) Statistics
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) VLE
4 1 (4.35%) AS400
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Resource Management
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (17.39%) HND
4 4 (17.39%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) HNC
6 2 (8.70%) MCSA
6 2 (8.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Veeam
7 1 (4.35%) HP