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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.75% 40.00% 32.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.33% 86.96% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 35
Average salary £31,000 £32,535 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.71% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,200 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
30 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.30% 46.00% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 46
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
3 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
3 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.26%) VMware
5 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 11 (23.91%) ITIL
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) Citrix
7 10 (21.74%) XenApp
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (19.57%) Service Management
8 9 (19.57%) Finance
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (19.57%) Office 365
9 8 (17.39%) VB
9 8 (17.39%) OO
9 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.39%) OOD
9 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) LAN
10 7 (15.22%) WAN
10 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.22%) Firewall
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) WinForms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LAN
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) VPN
3 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.70%) VoIP
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) NUnit
1 7 (15.22%) MSTest
1 7 (15.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (15.22%) Moq
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Support Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Desktop Support
4 8 (17.39%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
7 3 (6.52%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) WinForms
2 7 (15.22%) WPF
2 7 (15.22%) Spring.NET
2 7 (15.22%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (15.22%) Ninject
2 7 (15.22%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (8.70%) WAP
4 1 (2.17%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Physics
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Service Management
3 8 (17.39%) OOD
3 8 (17.39%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.22%) Kanban
4 7 (15.22%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (15.22%) MVVM
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Security Management
7 1 (2.17%) Workflow
7 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
2 8 (17.39%) VB
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CCNA
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) XenApp
3 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
1 1 (2.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Intel
6 1 (2.17%) McAfee
6 1 (2.17%) Sophos
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago