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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 66.67% 24.32% 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £27,250 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.65% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,600 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £35,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 66.67% 27.03% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,200 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,800 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) MCSE
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) CCNA
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (33.33%) MCTS
5 7 (33.33%) MCITP
5 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) WinForms
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) VPN
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) DTS
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) SQLPlus
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Trainer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Trainer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) WinForms
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) OO
1 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Web Development
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) B2C
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCTS
2 7 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Telerik
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco