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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 80 73 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.88% 13.18% 18.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.34% 66.97% 66.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 111
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
142 109 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.87% 19.68% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 133 89 151
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lichfield +4 31 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 16 £25,000 -13.23% 6
Stafford +3 8 £31,500 +48.23%
Tamworth -2 8 £22,000 -32.30% 1
Burton-upon-Trent 0 7 £33,500 +24.07% 1
Cannock -6 3 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Rugeley - 1 £68,500 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 95 (49.74%) Microsoft
2 86 (45.03%) SQL Server
3 80 (41.88%) SQL
4 73 (38.22%) Active Directory
5 67 (35.08%) Windows Server
6 60 (31.41%) .NET
7 49 (25.65%) VMware
8 48 (25.13%) MS Exchange
9 42 (21.99%) C#
9 42 (21.99%) MS Excel
9 42 (21.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 38 (19.90%) DHCP
11 37 (19.37%) VB.NET
12 36 (18.85%) Linux
13 35 (18.32%) ITIL
13 35 (18.32%) TCP/IP
14 34 (17.80%) Cisco
15 33 (17.28%) WAN
15 33 (17.28%) LAN
15 33 (17.28%) SQL Server 2005
16 32 (16.75%) MVC
16 32 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (15.18%) DNS
18 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
18 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
19 26 (13.61%) Firewall
19 26 (13.61%) Windows 7
20 24 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (12.57%) MS Office
21 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills

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 48 (25.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.95%) SharePoint
3 18 (9.42%) IIS
4 10 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.71%) Apache
6 5 (2.62%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.52%) Site Server
Applications
1 42 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.57%) MS Office
3 6 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.47%) Office 365
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.09%) IaaS
4 4 (2.09%) PaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.52%) G Suite
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.90%) DHCP
2 35 (18.32%) TCP/IP
3 33 (17.28%) LAN
3 33 (17.28%) WAN
4 29 (15.18%) DNS
5 26 (13.61%) Firewall
6 22 (11.52%) VPN
7 18 (9.42%) SAN
7 18 (9.42%) VLAN
8 17 (8.90%) Network Security
9 11 (5.76%) HTTP
9 11 (5.76%) SSL
10 10 (5.24%) SMTP
11 9 (4.71%) ICMP
11 9 (4.71%) Telnet
12 6 (3.14%) VoIP
13 5 (2.62%) BGP
13 5 (2.62%) EIGRP
14 4 (2.09%) MPLS
14 4 (2.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (45.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (21.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (17.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (6.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (4.71%) SQL CLR
8 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.66%) MySQL
10 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.57%) MS Access
12 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.52%) Big Data
13 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.52%) Redis
13 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.52%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.57%) QADirector
2 3 (1.57%) TestPartner
3 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (2.62%) Retail
2 2 (1.05%) Finance
3 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (26.18%) Analyst
2 49 (25.65%) Developer
3 40 (20.94%) Support Analyst
4 30 (15.71%) Support Engineer
5 29 (15.18%) .NET Developer
6 21 (10.99%) IT Support
7 20 (10.47%) VB.NET Developer
8 18 (9.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (8.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (8.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) IT Engineer
10 15 (7.85%) Technical Support
11 14 (7.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (7.33%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (6.81%) Technical Support Analyst
13 11 (5.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 10 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (5.24%) SQL Analyst
14 10 (5.24%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.41%) .NET
2 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
3 21 (10.99%) jQuery
4 17 (8.90%) Web Services
5 15 (7.85%) HTML
6 14 (7.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (6.81%) CSS
8 11 (5.76%) WCF
9 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (5.24%) Entity Framework
10 9 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.05%) Ajax
11 2 (1.05%) Android SDK
11 2 (1.05%) iOS SDK
11 2 (1.05%) LINQ
11 2 (1.05%) SOAP
11 2 (1.05%) WinForms
11 2 (1.05%) XHTML
11 2 (1.05%) XML
12 1 (0.52%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.90%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.76%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.14%) Clustering
5 6 (3.14%) iPhone
6 4 (2.09%) AS400
6 4 (2.09%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.09%) EPoS
6 4 (2.09%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) iPad
8 1 (0.52%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (35.08%) Windows Server
2 36 (18.85%) Linux
3 26 (13.61%) Windows 7
4 24 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (10.99%) Unix
6 20 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.42%) Android
8 17 (8.90%) Windows XP
9 16 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (6.81%) Windows Vista
11 12 (6.28%) Apple iOS
12 10 (5.24%) SUSE
13 9 (4.71%) Windows 10
14 7 (3.66%) Windows 8
15 6 (3.14%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.32%) ITIL
2 32 (16.75%) MVC
3 14 (7.33%) CRM
3 14 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (7.33%) Logistics
3 14 (7.33%) Project Planning
4 12 (6.28%) Android Development
4 12 (6.28%) iOS Development
5 11 (5.76%) Ticket Management
6 10 (5.24%) Data Management
6 10 (5.24%) Migration
6 10 (5.24%) Web Development
7 9 (4.71%) Data Security
7 9 (4.71%) ERP
8 8 (4.19%) Coaching
9 7 (3.66%) OO
9 7 (3.66%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.66%) Service Management
10 5 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (41.88%) SQL
2 42 (21.99%) C#
3 37 (19.37%) VB.NET
4 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.85%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.24%) F#
7 7 (3.66%) VB
8 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.57%) VBA
10 2 (1.05%) Java
11 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.24%) Degree
3 10 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.66%) MCSE
5 3 (1.57%) ISEB
5 3 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.05%) MCSA
6 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CCNA
7 1 (0.52%) CCNP
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.52%) MCITP
7 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
1 6 (3.14%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (38.22%) Active Directory
2 32 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.85%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.57%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.57%) vSphere
5 3 (1.57%) XenApp
5 3 (1.57%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.57%) XenServer
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (5.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (4.71%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.09%) SCCM
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.05%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (49.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.65%) VMware
3 34 (17.80%) Cisco
4 13 (6.81%) Citrix
5 10 (5.24%) HP
5 10 (5.24%) Symantec
6 9 (4.71%) Brocade
6 9 (4.71%) EMC
6 9 (4.71%) IBM
6 9 (4.71%) Veeam
7 8 (4.19%) Sage
8 5 (2.62%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.09%) Oracle
10 3 (1.57%) arcserve
11 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.05%) Lotus
11 2 (1.05%) NetApp
11 2 (1.05%) PayPal
11 2 (1.05%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.52%) Cyberoam
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago