The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 25.88% 21.05% 50.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.00% 70.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 40
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,550 £43,500
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 Wolverhampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.41% 29.82% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 41
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
3 13 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) VB.NET
5 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.08%) VB
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco
7 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.51%) TDD
7 8 (20.51%) NUnit
7 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) WinForms
7 8 (20.51%) WPF
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (20.51%) Kanban
7 8 (20.51%) Spring.NET
7 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (20.51%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (20.51%) MSTest
7 8 (20.51%) MVVM
7 8 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (20.51%) Moq
7 8 (20.51%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (20.51%) Ninject
7 8 (20.51%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (17.95%) VMware
8 7 (17.95%) Service Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (5.13%) OLAP
3 2 (5.13%) DTS
3 2 (5.13%) MS Access
3 2 (5.13%) Informix
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) NUnit
1 8 (20.51%) MSTest
1 8 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (20.51%) Moq
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) French Language
2 2 (5.13%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
5 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) WinForms
2 8 (20.51%) WPF
2 8 (20.51%) Spring.NET
2 8 (20.51%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (20.51%) Ninject
2 8 (20.51%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.56%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (10.26%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.56%) PDA
4 1 (2.56%) Physics
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) TDD
2 8 (20.51%) Scrum
2 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (20.51%) Kanban
2 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (20.51%) MVVM
3 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) ERP
4 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) OOD
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) Security Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) VB.NET
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) VB
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) MCTS
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCEE
3 1 (2.56%) CCAA
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) MCAD
3 1 (2.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) XenApp
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle
6 4 (10.26%) Cognos
7 2 (5.13%) Intel
7 2 (5.13%) Adobe
7 2 (5.13%) Telerik
7 2 (5.13%) StreamServe
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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