The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 15.63% 31.51% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.88% 71.88% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 22
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £22,550 £19,775
10% offered a salary of more than £42,624 £59,750 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 33.33% 43.84% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 28
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,624 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) .NET
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) VB.NET
6 9 (26.47%) UNIX
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 8 (23.53%) ERP
8 7 (20.59%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) Cognos
9 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (17.65%) QA
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) French Language
10 5 (14.71%) German Language
10 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
10 5 (14.71%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) xDSL
2 2 (5.88%) WLAN
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) OLAP
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) MS Access
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (8.82%) QlikView
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Informix
5 2 (5.88%) DTS
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) OLTP
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.94%) Moq
3 1 (2.94%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.71%) French Language
1 5 (14.71%) German Language
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.59%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
8 2 (5.88%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.94%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (2.94%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.94%) Ninject
9 1 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.94%) Spring.NET
9 1 (2.94%) WCF
9 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.76%) GIS
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ERP
2 5 (14.71%) Web Development
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) VBScript
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCTS
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MCAD
2 1 (2.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Cognos
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Telerik
3 3 (8.82%) Sage
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) StreamServe
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
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