The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 95 138 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.75% 15.20% 16.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 65.09% 70.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 130 112
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Warwickshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
170 212 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.60% 23.35% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 157
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,406 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +4 17 £30,000 - 1
Nuneaton +1 16 £27,850 -10.88% 1
Rugby -2 15 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Leamington Spa +1 12 £31,500 +2.43% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon -6 4 £36,750 +32.43%
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 61 (38.36%) Microsoft
2 58 (36.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (29.56%) SQL
4 46 (28.93%) VMware
4 46 (28.93%) Degree
5 45 (28.30%) Finance
6 44 (27.67%) MS Excel
7 42 (26.42%) Mobile App
8 41 (25.79%) SQL Server
8 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 35 (22.01%) Active Directory
10 33 (20.75%) MS Exchange
11 32 (20.13%) ITIL
12 31 (19.50%) Windows XP
13 30 (18.87%) TCP/IP
13 30 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (17.61%) Linux
15 27 (16.98%) Smartcard
15 27 (16.98%) TickIT
15 27 (16.98%) Identity Management
15 27 (16.98%) ISO 9001
15 27 (16.98%) Cyber Security
16 26 (16.35%) DHCP
16 26 (16.35%) C#
16 26 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (15.72%) Windows Vista
17 25 (15.72%) VPN
17 25 (15.72%) DNS
17 25 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (15.09%) Biometrics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 33 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (8.18%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.52%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.52%) SAS
5 4 (2.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.26%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (27.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.52%) MS Office
4 3 (1.89%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.26%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 26 (16.35%) DHCP
3 25 (15.72%) VPN
3 25 (15.72%) DNS
4 12 (7.55%) LAN
5 11 (6.92%) SAN
6 9 (5.66%) 4G
7 8 (5.03%) WAN
8 7 (4.40%) SSH
9 6 (3.77%) GPRS
10 5 (3.14%) Internet
11 4 (2.52%) Firewall
12 3 (1.89%) iBeacon
12 3 (1.89%) VoIP
13 2 (1.26%) NetScaler
14 1 (0.63%) NAS
14 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
14 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.63%) VLAN
14 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 5 (3.14%) Cognos Report Studio
4 5 (3.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 5 (3.14%) DB2
5 3 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) EDMS
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.89%) JIRA
3 3 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.63%) Moq
4 1 (0.63%) MSTest
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 45 (28.30%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.14%) Games
4 4 (2.52%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Publishing
5 3 (1.89%) German Language
6 2 (1.26%) Law
6 2 (1.26%) Legal
6 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (17.61%) Developer
2 26 (16.35%) Test Engineer
3 24 (15.09%) Analyst
4 19 (11.95%) Administrator
5 18 (11.32%) Support Analyst
6 17 (10.69%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.92%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
9 10 (6.29%) C++ Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.03%) IT Support
11 7 (4.40%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) Development Team Leader
11 7 (4.40%) C Developer
11 7 (4.40%) C++ Team Leader
12 6 (3.77%) Graduate
12 6 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.09%) .NET
2 19 (11.95%) HTML
3 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.81%) CSS
5 9 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (5.66%) AngularJS
5 9 (5.66%) jQuery
6 7 (4.40%) WPF
7 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.14%) Web Services
8 4 (2.52%) XML
8 4 (2.52%) ISPF
9 3 (1.89%) HTML5
9 3 (1.89%) WCF
9 3 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.89%) Flash
10 1 (0.63%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (0.63%) Ninject
10 1 (0.63%) Spring.NET
10 1 (0.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.42%) Mobile App
2 27 (16.98%) Smartcard
3 24 (15.09%) Biometrics
4 5 (3.14%) FMCG
4 5 (3.14%) Statistics
5 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.89%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.89%) PKI
6 3 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) Life Science
7 2 (1.26%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.63%) VLE
8 1 (0.63%) Tandem
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (19.50%) Windows XP
4 28 (17.61%) Linux
5 25 (15.72%) Windows Vista
6 20 (12.58%) Windows 7
7 15 (9.43%) Apple iOS
8 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.55%) Android
9 9 (5.66%) UNIX
10 6 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (2.52%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.89%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (1.89%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.63%) CentOS
13 1 (0.63%) Debian
13 1 (0.63%) Fedora
13 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.13%) ITIL
2 27 (16.98%) Identity Management
2 27 (16.98%) Cyber Security
3 26 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (15.09%) Automated Testing
5 15 (9.43%) Load Balancing
6 13 (8.18%) Project Management
7 12 (7.55%) MVC
8 9 (5.66%) Web Development
8 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.66%) ETL
9 8 (5.03%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (5.03%) Resource Management
9 8 (5.03%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.40%) Reverse Engineering
10 7 (4.40%) Project Planning
10 7 (4.40%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.77%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.56%) SQL
2 26 (16.35%) C#
3 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.18%) C++
5 9 (5.66%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.66%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.03%) C
7 7 (4.40%) PHP
8 6 (3.77%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.52%) JCL
10 3 (1.89%) Ruby
10 3 (1.89%) XAML
10 3 (1.89%) VB
10 3 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (28.93%) Degree
2 25 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (13.21%) MCITP
3 21 (13.21%) MCSE
4 19 (11.95%) MCSA
4 19 (11.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.52%) HND
7 4 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.52%) CCNA
8 3 (1.89%) PhD
8 3 (1.89%) HNC
9 2 (1.26%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.26%) MCTS
10 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.98%) TickIT
1 27 (16.98%) ISO 9001
2 13 (8.18%) SLA
3 2 (1.26%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (22.01%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.40%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.89%) vSphere
6 2 (1.26%) Snort
6 2 (1.26%) XenApp
6 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) OpenView
1 4 (2.52%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (38.36%) Microsoft
2 46 (28.93%) VMware
3 15 (9.43%) Dell
4 13 (8.18%) Citrix
4 13 (8.18%) IBM
5 9 (5.66%) Cognos
5 9 (5.66%) Cisco
6 7 (4.40%) HP
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle
7 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 4 (2.52%) Intel
7 4 (2.52%) Lotus
8 2 (1.26%) LexisNexis
8 2 (1.26%) Veeam
9 1 (0.63%) Twitter
9 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.63%) Meraki
9 1 (0.63%) NetApp
9 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
Rugby, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 32K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago