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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 29.17% 67.74% 34.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 8
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
28 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 58.33% 67.74% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 10
Average salary £33,750 £18,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.43% -38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 12 (38.71%) OOP
3 12 (38.71%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
3 12 (38.71%) VB.NET
3 12 (38.71%) Web Development
3 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) WinForms
3 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
3 12 (38.71%) WPF
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (16.13%) LAN
7 5 (16.13%) WAN
8 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
8 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.45%) Broadband
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support
5 4 (12.90%) Project Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
1 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
1 12 (38.71%) WinForms
1 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
1 12 (38.71%) WPF
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) OOP
1 12 (38.71%) OO
1 12 (38.71%) Web Development
1 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Email Management
4 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
2 12 (38.71%) VB.NET
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft