The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.43% 13.33% 11.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 92.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 8
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +29.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £20,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £34,650 £32,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.43% 14.44% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Windows
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Windows Salary Trend in Walsall

Windows
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Walsall

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Dell
6 6 (31.58%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) SAN
9 3 (15.79%) NetApp
9 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
9 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) SLA
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (15.79%) CCNP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.26%) Q.931
6 1 (5.26%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
2 2 (10.53%) WPF
2 2 (10.53%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) AS400
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCDP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) XenServer
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) WatchGuard
7 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
8 1 (5.26%) Verint
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £24500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25500.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago