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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 15 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 79 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.85% 12.27% 19.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.17% 72.48% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 96
Median salary £31,500 £36,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
116 109 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.11% 16.93% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 105 101 130
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 22 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Tamworth +13 15 £22,000 -38.88% 2
Burton-upon-Trent 0 10 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Lichfield -1 6 £27,750 +0.90%
Cannock -3 3 £47,500 - 1
Stafford +1 1 £31,500 +40.00% 1
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 69 (45.70%) SQL Server
1 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
2 67 (44.37%) Active Directory
3 59 (39.07%) Windows Server
4 54 (35.76%) SQL
5 47 (31.13%) MS Excel
6 44 (29.14%) .NET
7 37 (24.50%) VMware
8 35 (23.18%) C#
8 35 (23.18%) Cisco
9 33 (21.85%) MS Exchange
10 30 (19.87%) DHCP
11 26 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (15.89%) ITIL
12 24 (15.89%) Linux
12 24 (15.89%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (14.57%) VB.NET
13 22 (14.57%) TCP/IP
14 21 (13.91%) DNS
14 21 (13.91%) MS Office
14 21 (13.91%) MVC
14 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (13.25%) Web Services
15 20 (13.25%) Citrix
16 19 (12.58%) VPN
17 18 (11.92%) Unix
17 18 (11.92%) Data Centre
17 18 (11.92%) Office 365
18 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 33 (21.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.93%) IIS
3 13 (8.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.31%) Site Server
5 3 (1.99%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.66%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 47 (31.13%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.92%) Office 365
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.31%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.99%) IaaS
4 3 (1.99%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) G Suite
5 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.87%) DHCP
2 22 (14.57%) TCP/IP
3 21 (13.91%) DNS
4 19 (12.58%) VPN
5 17 (11.26%) Firewall
6 14 (9.27%) LAN
6 14 (9.27%) WAN
7 13 (8.61%) VLAN
8 7 (4.64%) Network Security
9 5 (3.31%) SAN
9 5 (3.31%) VoIP
10 4 (2.65%) BGP
10 4 (2.65%) Broadband
10 4 (2.65%) EIGRP
11 3 (1.99%) HTTP
11 3 (1.99%) MPLS
11 3 (1.99%) Multicast
11 3 (1.99%) OSPF
11 3 (1.99%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (45.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.64%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.97%) MySQL
9 5 (3.31%) SQL CLR
10 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.66%) Big Data
12 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.66%) Redis
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Moq
1 6 (3.97%) NUnit
1 6 (3.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.65%) MSTest
4 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.65%) Finance
3 3 (1.99%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (25.83%) Analyst
2 31 (20.53%) Developer
3 28 (18.54%) Support Analyst
4 20 (13.25%) .NET Developer
5 15 (9.93%) Support Engineer
6 14 (9.27%) Applications Support
6 14 (9.27%) Technical Support
7 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) VB.NET Developer
9 11 (7.28%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (6.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (6.62%) IT Support
11 9 (5.96%) Consultant
11 9 (5.96%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 8 (5.30%) IT Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) Service Analyst
12 8 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (5.30%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.14%) .NET
2 20 (13.25%) Web Services
3 13 (8.61%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.95%) jQuery
4 12 (7.95%) WCF
5 10 (6.62%) .NET Framework
6 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (5.30%) WPF
7 7 (4.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (4.64%) WinForms
8 6 (3.97%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.31%) CSS
10 4 (2.65%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (2.65%) HTML
10 4 (2.65%) Ninject
10 4 (2.65%) Spring.NET
10 4 (2.65%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (1.32%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.92%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.28%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.97%) iPhone
5 5 (3.31%) Clustering
5 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.31%) User Experience
6 3 (1.99%) AS400
6 3 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.32%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) iPad
8 1 (0.66%) Life Science
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (39.07%) Windows Server
2 24 (15.89%) Linux
3 18 (11.92%) Unix
4 17 (11.26%) Windows 7
4 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.95%) Android
7 10 (6.62%) SUSE
7 10 (6.62%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.96%) Windows Vista
9 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.97%) Windows 10
11 5 (3.31%) Windows Phone
12 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.89%) ITIL
2 21 (13.91%) MVC
3 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (9.27%) Logistics
3 14 (9.27%) Project Planning
4 12 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.28%) Ticket Management
6 10 (6.62%) Migration
6 10 (6.62%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.96%) Service Management
8 8 (5.30%) Data Management
9 7 (4.64%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (4.64%) MVVM
9 7 (4.64%) Scrum
10 6 (3.97%) ERP
10 6 (3.97%) Kanban
10 6 (3.97%) Server Building
10 6 (3.97%) TDD
10 6 (3.97%) Time Management
11 5 (3.31%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (35.76%) SQL
2 35 (23.18%) C#
3 22 (14.57%) VB.NET
4 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.30%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.30%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.97%) VB
7 3 (1.99%) F#
8 2 (1.32%) Java
9 1 (0.66%) PHP
9 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.64%) MCSE
3 6 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.99%) Degree
4 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) MCSA
5 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.66%) CCNA
6 1 (0.66%) CCNP
6 1 (0.66%) HND
6 1 (0.66%) MCP
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) SLA
2 5 (3.31%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (44.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.97%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.65%) XenApp
5 4 (2.65%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.99%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.99%) XenServer
7 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.50%) VMware
3 35 (23.18%) Cisco
4 20 (13.25%) Citrix
5 7 (4.64%) Symantec
6 5 (3.31%) Acronis
6 5 (3.31%) arcserve
6 5 (3.31%) Cyberoam
6 5 (3.31%) Intel Security
6 5 (3.31%) Kaspersky
6 5 (3.31%) Proofpoint
6 5 (3.31%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.31%) Sophos
6 5 (3.31%) WatchGuard
6 5 (3.31%) Webroot
7 4 (2.65%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Apple
8 3 (1.99%) Sage
9 2 (1.32%) EMC
9 2 (1.32%) NetApp
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