The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sutton Coldfield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 18.75% 25.00% 26.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -41.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 18.75% 33.33% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -41.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) XenServer
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Intranet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Intranet
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) DTS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) XenServer
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Telerik
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
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