The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 22 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 4.30% 6.25% 20.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 75.00% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Median salary £31,500 £20,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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

Operating Systems Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 25.81% 8.33% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 15
Median salary £42,500 £20,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,250 £29,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Windows
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stafford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (46.67%) Android Development
3 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
3 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Android
3 7 (46.67%) F#
3 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) CRM
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Skype
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Web Applications Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Android Development
1 7 (46.67%) CRM
1 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) F#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft