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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.67% 19.23% 14.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
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 West Bromwich region.

Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.67% 19.23% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
2 22 (88.00%) SLA
3 21 (84.00%) Blackberry
4 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (76.00%) Citrix
5 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (72.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (64.00%) McAfee
7 16 (64.00%) XenApp
8 15 (60.00%) LANDesk
8 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 15 (60.00%) ITIL
8 15 (60.00%) LAN
8 15 (60.00%) WAN
8 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
9 14 (56.00%) VoIP
9 14 (56.00%) MCSE
9 14 (56.00%) Broadband
9 14 (56.00%) 3G
9 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (56.00%) PDA
10 12 (48.00%) Asset Management
10 12 (48.00%) Service Management
11 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (44.00%) Coaching
11 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
13 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 18 (72.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) LAN
1 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) VoIP
2 14 (56.00%) Broadband
2 14 (56.00%) 3G
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Blackberry
2 14 (56.00%) PDA
3 4 (16.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (16.00%) Android
5 4 (16.00%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Asset Management
2 12 (48.00%) Service Management
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (44.00%) Coaching
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) MCSE
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) XenApp
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) McAfee
3 15 (60.00%) LANDesk
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) Toshiba
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago