The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 57 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.06% 28.36% 11.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.95% 72.15% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 12
Average salary £31,500 £30,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +53.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 79 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.43% 39.30% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 15
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Windows
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -9 13 £31,500 +2.43% 3
Shrewsbury 0 2 £30,500 -30.68%
Bridgnorth - 1 £17,000 -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) ITIL
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) MS Office
7 8 (21.05%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) ITIL V3
8 6 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (15.79%) MCP
8 6 (15.79%) C#
8 6 (15.79%) .NET
8 6 (15.79%) XML
8 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 6 (15.79%) A+ Certification
9 5 (13.16%) DNS
9 5 (13.16%) Citrix
9 5 (13.16%) Linux
9 5 (13.16%) VB
9 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
9 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) DDNS
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) PVCS
2 1 (2.63%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) IT Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Implementation Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.63%) J2ME
3 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
7 2 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (2.63%) OS/400
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL V3
3 4 (10.53%) Document Management
3 4 (10.53%) ERP
3 4 (10.53%) OCR
3 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
3 4 (10.53%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (7.89%) Data Security
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Android Development
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VB
3 5 (13.16%) VB6
4 4 (10.53%) VBScript
5 3 (7.89%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) A+ Certification
2 6 (15.79%) MCP
2 6 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCA
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) NetApp
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) CommVault
5 2 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 Per Annum £30-41K + excellent bens package
Posted: 6 days ago