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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 13.86% 41.89% 56.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 77.50% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 19
Average salary £26,500 £32,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
32 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.84% 54.05% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 20
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% +21.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £17,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (49.35%) Active Directory
2 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
3 29 (37.66%) Citrix
4 26 (33.77%) ITIL
4 26 (33.77%) VMware
4 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (25.97%) SQL
5 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
6 19 (24.68%) MS Office
6 19 (24.68%) DNS
6 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
7 18 (23.38%) DHCP
7 18 (23.38%) TCP/IP
8 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (19.48%) Linux
10 15 (19.48%) XenApp
11 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (18.18%) .NET
11 14 (18.18%) C#
11 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (18.18%) Firewall
12 13 (16.88%) Finance
12 13 (16.88%) UNIX
12 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.58%) MCSE
14 11 (14.29%) Oracle
14 11 (14.29%) MCITP
15 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
16 9 (11.69%) XenDesktop

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.19%) Exstream Dialogue
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.30%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) DNS
2 18 (23.38%) DHCP
2 18 (23.38%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.18%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) VPN
4 9 (11.69%) LAN
4 9 (11.69%) WAN
5 8 (10.39%) SAN
5 8 (10.39%) NAS
6 5 (6.49%) VoIP
7 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.90%) VLAN
8 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.30%) Internet
9 1 (1.30%) DDNS
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.30%) LDAP
9 1 (1.30%) IPv4
9 1 (1.30%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Selenium
1 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Support Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Technical Support
5 7 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) XML
3 7 (9.09%) Web Services
4 5 (6.49%) WinForms
4 5 (6.49%) WPF
5 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.60%) COM
7 1 (1.30%) LINQ
7 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (19.48%) Linux
5 13 (16.88%) UNIX
6 8 (10.39%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.09%) Document Management
2 7 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
3 6 (7.79%) Network Architecture
4 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.19%) TDD
4 4 (5.19%) UML
4 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.19%) SDLC
5 3 (3.90%) ERP
5 3 (3.90%) Network Design
5 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.60%) Line Management
6 2 (2.60%) Data Privacy
6 2 (2.60%) IT Governance
6 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) C#
3 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.39%) VBScript
4 7 (9.09%) VB
4 7 (9.09%) VB6
5 4 (5.19%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) COBOL
6 1 (1.30%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
6 1 (1.30%) Python
6 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) MCSE
3 11 (14.29%) MCITP
4 9 (11.69%) Degree
5 8 (10.39%) MCSA
6 7 (9.09%) CCA
6 7 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.60%) CISSP
8 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.60%) MCP
8 2 (2.60%) CCNA
9 1 (1.30%) CCNP
9 1 (1.30%) CISM
9 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.30%) EnCE
9 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (49.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) XenApp
3 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
5 9 (11.69%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.49%) vSphere
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (5.19%) Xen
7 4 (5.19%) XenServer
7 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.19%) KVM
8 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) Citrix
3 26 (33.77%) VMware
4 11 (14.29%) Oracle
5 8 (10.39%) HP
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco
7 3 (3.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.60%) Brocade
9 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.30%) Reuters
9 1 (1.30%) BT