The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Tamworth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 54.55% 14.29% 35.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.31% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 7
Average salary £31,000 £38,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.95% +19.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 59.09% 19.05% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Average salary £25,500 £17,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.71% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Staffordshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

Windows
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Tamworth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Tamworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Tamworth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) MCSE
5 6 (28.57%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) WinForms
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) MCITP
6 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (23.81%) CCNA
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) MS Office
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) Intranet
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 6 (28.57%) WinForms
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) WPF
5 3 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Web Development
1 5 (23.81%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Email Management
4 1 (4.76%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 4 (19.05%) MCTS
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Citrix
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Telerik