The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 13.39% 33.33% 36.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.72% 100.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -45.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £19,000 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £26,350 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 Tamworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 25.89% 33.33% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 9
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £26,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
4 11 (42.31%) OOP
4 11 (42.31%) OO
4 11 (42.31%) WinForms
4 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) Web Development
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) WPF
5 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) MS Office
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 6 (23.08%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) DHCP
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
8 5 (19.23%) Wireless
8 5 (19.23%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) DHCP
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Wireless
3 2 (7.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) WinForms
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (34.62%) WPF
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OOP
1 11 (42.31%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Web Development
2 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
2 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCTS
1 4 (15.38%) MCITP
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco