The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 37.27% 14.94% 30.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.93% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 11
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £21,976 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford region.

Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 49.09% 14.94% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 17
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,850 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £27,383
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Windows
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Telford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Telford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 42 (63.64%) Citrix
2 41 (62.12%) VMware
3 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
5 34 (51.52%) DNS
6 27 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
9 23 (34.85%) Linux
10 20 (30.30%) SAN
10 20 (30.30%) Firewall
11 18 (27.27%) VPN
11 18 (27.27%) Cisco
11 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (25.76%) DDNS
13 16 (24.24%) HP
13 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
13 16 (24.24%) NAS
14 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (22.73%) DHCP
15 13 (19.70%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
16 12 (18.18%) MCSE
17 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (16.67%) Brocade
18 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 27 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (9.09%) Apache
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.03%) IIS
7 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (51.52%) DNS
2 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
3 20 (30.30%) SAN
3 20 (30.30%) Firewall
4 18 (27.27%) VPN
5 17 (25.76%) DDNS
6 16 (24.24%) NAS
7 15 (22.73%) DHCP
8 9 (13.64%) IP Telephony
8 9 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (10.61%) VLAN
10 5 (7.58%) LAN
10 5 (7.58%) VoIP
10 5 (7.58%) WAN
10 5 (7.58%) IPv4
10 5 (7.58%) IPv6
11 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.52%) Wireless
12 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Network Support
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) WinForms
3 1 (1.52%) WPF
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (34.85%) Linux
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.06%) UNIX
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.03%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) HPUX
8 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Network Design
3 4 (6.06%) Time Management
4 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.03%) Migration
4 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.03%) Software Licensing
5 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.52%) TDD
5 1 (1.52%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.52%) UML
5 1 (1.52%) ERP
5 1 (1.52%) Security Management
5 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.52%) Information Security
5 1 (1.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (1.52%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) VBScript
3 3 (4.55%) VB
3 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.70%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (18.18%) MCSE
4 9 (13.64%) CCNA
4 9 (13.64%) CCA
4 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.61%) MCSA
6 6 (9.09%) Degree
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.52%) CISM
8 1 (1.52%) MCITP
8 1 (1.52%) CCNP
8 1 (1.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.64%) XenApp
5 8 (12.12%) vSphere
6 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.58%) Terminal Services
7 4 (6.06%) XenServer
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Citrix
2 41 (62.12%) VMware
3 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.27%) Cisco
5 16 (24.24%) HP
6 11 (16.67%) Brocade
7 6 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.06%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.06%) Avaya
8 4 (6.06%) NetApp
9 3 (4.55%) Juniper
9 3 (4.55%) Mitel
10 2 (3.03%) Lotus
11 1 (1.52%) Apple
11 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.52%) IBM
11 1 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle
Telford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 - £40,000 Dependant on experience + Private Healthcare + Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Proto Labs Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago