The first table below looks at the demand for Windows NT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 206 205 183
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows NT 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.96%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1163 1399 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.61% 25.13% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1181 1020
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows NT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows NT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows NT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows NT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Shropshire +1 4 £29,000 -9.37% 1
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows NT 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 NT.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) XenServer
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) NAS
6 1 (12.50%) Nessus
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Nmap
6 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) CORE IMPACT

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows NT 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 NT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) XenServer
3 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Nmap
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP