The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 100 95 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.08% 14.39% 18.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.14% 79.17% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 80
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,157 £40,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 120 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.23% 18.18% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 33 £25,500 -21.53% 2
Tamworth +3 16 £26,000 +23.80% 3
Burton-upon-Trent -8 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Cannock -3 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Lichfield -3 3 £32,500 +73.33% 1
Stafford -7 3 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Rugeley - 2 £31,786 -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 116 (52.73%) SQL
2 103 (46.82%) .NET
3 99 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 71 (32.27%) Active Directory
5 61 (27.73%) C#
6 58 (26.36%) ASP.NET
7 56 (25.45%) VB.NET
8 54 (24.55%) WinForms
9 52 (23.64%) MS Excel
10 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
11 47 (21.36%) .NET Framework
12 36 (16.36%) Citrix
12 36 (16.36%) JavaScript
13 35 (15.91%) MS Office
14 34 (15.45%) Web Services
14 34 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (13.18%) T-SQL
16 28 (12.73%) VMware
16 28 (12.73%) WPF
17 27 (12.27%) HTML
17 27 (12.27%) LAN
17 27 (12.27%) WCF
18 26 (11.82%) WAN
18 26 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (11.36%) Blackberry
20 24 (10.91%) DNS
20 24 (10.91%) Visual Studio
20 24 (10.91%) Windows 7
20 24 (10.91%) Windows 8
20 24 (10.91%) Relational Database

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 23 (10.45%) IIS
1 23 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (3.18%) Lync
5 7 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.91%) Apache
8 2 (0.91%) SAS
8 2 (0.91%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 35 (15.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.82%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.91%) InDesign
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.36%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.27%) LAN
2 26 (11.82%) WAN
3 24 (10.91%) DNS
4 20 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 12 (5.45%) Firewall
6 11 (5.00%) DHCP
7 9 (4.09%) SAN
8 7 (3.18%) VPN
9 6 (2.73%) VLAN
9 6 (2.73%) LDAP
10 5 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.27%) Internet
11 4 (1.82%) Intranet
11 4 (1.82%) VoIP
12 3 (1.36%) WLAN
12 3 (1.36%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.36%) HTTP
12 3 (1.36%) Network Security
13 2 (0.91%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.91%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.73%) MySQL
10 5 (2.27%) DTS
10 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.91%) OLTP
13 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.27%) MSTest
5 3 (1.36%) Subversion
6 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.91%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (0.91%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 14 (6.36%) Finance
2 11 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (0.91%) Marketing
5 2 (0.91%) Advertising
5 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 84 (38.18%) Developer
2 47 (21.36%) Software Developer
3 36 (16.36%) .NET Developer
4 34 (15.45%) Analyst
5 24 (10.91%) IT Support
6 23 (10.45%) Support Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Software Engineer
8 17 (7.73%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.73%) Support Analyst
8 17 (7.73%) .NET Software Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Programmer
10 14 (6.36%) VB.NET Developer
10 14 (6.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 14 (6.36%) .NET Programmer
10 14 (6.36%) C# Programmer
11 13 (5.91%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (5.91%) Administrator
11 13 (5.91%) Service Analyst
12 12 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (46.82%) .NET
2 58 (26.36%) ASP.NET
3 54 (24.55%) WinForms
4 47 (21.36%) .NET Framework
5 34 (15.45%) Web Services
6 28 (12.73%) WPF
7 27 (12.27%) WCF
7 27 (12.27%) HTML
8 21 (9.55%) jQuery
9 19 (8.64%) WF
10 12 (5.45%) CSS
11 11 (5.00%) LINQ
12 10 (4.55%) Ajax
12 10 (4.55%) XSL
12 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (4.09%) XML
14 7 (3.18%) HTML5
15 5 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (1.36%) REST
16 3 (1.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.27%) N-Tier
3 11 (5.00%) Replication
4 4 (1.82%) Clustering
4 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.36%) Blog
5 3 (1.36%) Open Source
6 2 (0.91%) Social Media
6 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.91%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.91%) EPoS
7 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (10.91%) Windows 7
2 24 (10.91%) Windows 8
3 21 (9.55%) Windows XP
4 20 (9.09%) Linux
5 19 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.64%) Debian
7 8 (3.64%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.82%) UNIX
8 4 (1.82%) CentOS
9 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.91%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (9.55%) Software Engineering
4 20 (9.09%) OO
4 20 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 14 (6.36%) Web Development
5 14 (6.36%) ITIL
6 12 (5.45%) CRM
6 12 (5.45%) OOP
7 11 (5.00%) Information Management
8 10 (4.55%) SOA
8 10 (4.55%) Low Latency
9 9 (4.09%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.09%) Workflow
10 8 (3.64%) ERP
11 6 (2.73%) Scrum
11 6 (2.73%) MVC
11 6 (2.73%) Software Deployment
12 5 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (52.73%) SQL
2 61 (27.73%) C#
3 56 (25.45%) VB.NET
4 36 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 29 (13.18%) T-SQL
6 19 (8.64%) VB
7 11 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.73%) VB6
9 4 (1.82%) PHP
10 3 (1.36%) Erlang
10 3 (1.36%) F#
10 3 (1.36%) Scala
10 3 (1.36%) Clojure
11 2 (0.91%) R
11 2 (0.91%) VBA
12 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (10.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.73%) MCSE
4 4 (1.82%) MCSA
4 4 (1.82%) CCNA
4 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.91%) MCITP
6 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) HND
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) SLA
1 5 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (32.27%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.91%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.55%) vSphere
4 10 (4.55%) XenApp
5 6 (2.73%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.91%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.45%) Xen
7 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) WSUS
2 5 (2.27%) SCCM
3 4 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.36%) Citrix
3 28 (12.73%) VMware
4 21 (9.55%) Oracle
4 21 (9.55%) Cisco
5 13 (5.91%) Apple
6 8 (3.64%) Talend
7 6 (2.73%) HP
8 5 (2.27%) Avaya
9 4 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.82%) Infragistics
10 3 (1.36%) Lotus
10 3 (1.36%) Sage
11 2 (0.91%) Symantec
11 2 (0.91%) NetApp
11 2 (0.91%) Novell
11 2 (0.91%) EMC
11 2 (0.91%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.91%) SAP
11 2 (0.91%) Adobe
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stafford
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Realistic OTE
Posted: 20 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Competitive, Grade 7
Posted: 25 days ago