The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 4.00% 19.48% 16.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 9
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £32,500 £21,481
10% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £45,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Staffordshire

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
3 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 6.00% 32.47% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 9
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,500 £21,976
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £37,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) DSL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DSL
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft