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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 97 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.03% 15.29% 16.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.29% 59.04% 70.07%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 88
Average salary £36,000 £30,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.03% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
138 166 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.81% 25.90% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 130 142 112
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,498
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Tamworth +13 32 £36,000 +5.88% 6
Stoke-on-Trent -6 31 £42,500 +61.90% 8
Burton-upon-Trent 0 15 £25,500 -36.25%
Lichfield -1 3 £24,000 -29.41%
Stafford +5 2 £35,250 +0.71%
Cannock -2 2 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 79 (46.20%) .NET
2 70 (40.94%) SQL Server
3 69 (40.35%) SQL
4 68 (39.77%) Windows Server
5 54 (31.58%) C#
6 52 (30.41%) Active Directory
7 51 (29.82%) VMware
8 48 (28.07%) .NET Framework
8 48 (28.07%) ASP.NET
9 38 (22.22%) MVC
10 37 (21.64%) VB.NET
10 37 (21.64%) WCF
10 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (21.05%) WinForms
11 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 32 (18.71%) T-SQL
13 28 (16.37%) MS Office
13 28 (16.37%) Migration
13 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (15.20%) Entity Framework
14 26 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (14.62%) Visual Studio
16 24 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (12.87%) NUnit
18 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (12.28%) HTML
19 21 (12.28%) N-Tier

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.94%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.85%) Site Server
4 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.51%) IIS
6 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (16.37%) MS Office
2 20 (11.70%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.85%) Office 365
3 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.75%) IaaS
3 3 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) Firewall
1 15 (8.77%) LAN
1 15 (8.77%) SAN
2 11 (6.43%) VLAN
3 10 (5.85%) VoIP
4 8 (4.68%) DNS
4 8 (4.68%) Unified Communications
5 7 (4.09%) DHCP
5 7 (4.09%) VPN
5 7 (4.09%) WAN
6 5 (2.92%) Internet
6 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.34%) Network Security
8 3 (1.75%) BGP
8 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.75%) MPLS
8 3 (1.75%) Multicast
8 3 (1.75%) OSPF
8 3 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.09%) SQL CLR
6 3 (1.75%) VLDB
7 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (14.62%) Visual Studio
2 22 (12.87%) NUnit
3 18 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (9.36%) NSubstitute
4 16 (9.36%) ReSharper
5 4 (2.34%) Moq
5 4 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.75%) MSTest
7 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
7 1 (0.58%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (8.77%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Back Office
3 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.17%) Games
4 2 (1.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (42.69%) Developer
2 54 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 30 (17.54%) VB.NET Developer
4 29 (16.96%) Analyst
4 29 (16.96%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 20 (11.70%) C# Developer
6 19 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 18 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 18 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
7 18 (10.53%) Technical Support
8 17 (9.94%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 17 (9.94%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 17 (9.94%) Software Developer
8 17 (9.94%) Technical Support Engineer
9 16 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (8.19%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (7.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (46.20%) .NET
2 48 (28.07%) .NET Framework
2 48 (28.07%) ASP.NET
3 37 (21.64%) WCF
4 36 (21.05%) WinForms
5 26 (15.20%) Entity Framework
6 21 (12.28%) HTML
7 19 (11.11%) HTML5
7 19 (11.11%) Ninject
8 18 (10.53%) ADO.NET
8 18 (10.53%) Ajax
8 18 (10.53%) LINQ
8 18 (10.53%) XML
8 18 (10.53%) XSD
9 17 (9.94%) REST
10 16 (9.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (9.36%) WPF
11 9 (5.26%) jQuery
12 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (4.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) N-Tier
2 19 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.09%) Tandem
4 6 (3.51%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.92%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.75%) AS400
6 3 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.75%) Clustering
6 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.75%) EMC VNXe
6 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.75%) Statistics
7 2 (1.17%) PDA
7 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.77%) Windows Server
2 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (8.19%) Linux
6 8 (4.68%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.92%) Android
7 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.75%) Unix
8 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.22%) MVC
2 28 (16.37%) Migration
3 26 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.70%) OOD
5 19 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (10.53%) OOP
6 18 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 17 (9.94%) SOA
8 11 (6.43%) Project Management
9 10 (5.85%) Server Building
10 9 (5.26%) ITIL
10 9 (5.26%) OO
11 8 (4.68%) SDLC
12 7 (4.09%) Multithreading
12 7 (4.09%) People Management
13 6 (3.51%) Information Management
13 6 (3.51%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (3.51%) Presales
13 6 (3.51%) TDD
14 5 (2.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.35%) SQL
2 54 (31.58%) C#
3 37 (21.64%) VB.NET
4 32 (18.71%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.36%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.36%) XAML
6 13 (7.60%) VB
7 7 (4.09%) VB6
8 6 (3.51%) Java
8 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.75%) PHP
9 3 (1.75%) VBA
10 2 (1.17%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.17%) F#
11 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.19%) Degree
2 14 (8.19%) MCSE
3 10 (5.85%) MCITP
4 8 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.09%) MCP
5 7 (4.09%) MCSA
5 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.51%) CCNA
6 6 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.34%) CCA
8 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.75%) MCDST
10 2 (1.17%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.17%) CCNP
10 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.58%) CCDA
11 1 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 52 (30.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.09%) vSphere
4 7 (4.09%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (7.60%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (29.82%) VMware
2 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.53%) Cisco
4 17 (9.94%) DevExpress
5 15 (8.77%) Citrix
6 13 (7.60%) Intel Security
7 7 (4.09%) Genesys
7 7 (4.09%) Oracle
8 5 (2.92%) NetApp
9 4 (2.34%) Dell
9 4 (2.34%) HP
10 3 (1.75%) Dell KACE
10 3 (1.75%) EMC
10 3 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.17%) Cognos
11 2 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.17%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.58%) Mitel
12 1 (0.58%) SonicWALL
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 28000 - 40000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Expenses, Car Allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago