The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 4 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.04% 26.90% 8.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 68.66% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 16
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,156 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £34,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 67 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 14.07% 39.18% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 26
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
5 11 (37.93%) WinForms
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) Migration
7 8 (27.59%) C#
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
8 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
8 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
10 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) WCF
11 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
11 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
11 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (13.79%) DevExpress
11 4 (13.79%) VB6
11 4 (13.79%) Ajax
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) Back Office
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) NSubstitute
3 3 (10.34%) NUnit
3 3 (10.34%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (13.79%) Programmer
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) DBA
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (10.34%) IT Technician
6 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Technician
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
3 11 (37.93%) WinForms
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
5 5 (17.24%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
6 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 4 (13.79%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) XSD
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) LINQ
7 3 (10.34%) Ninject
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) CAML
8 2 (6.90%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
3 4 (13.79%) OOD
3 4 (13.79%) OOP
3 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) VB
4 4 (13.79%) VB6
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) XAML
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) DevExpress
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Avaya
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Cognos
4 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.90%) Nintex
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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