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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.09% 27.78% 27.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.47% 71.43% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 13
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £24,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,800 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
19 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.21% 38.89% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,105 £50,000
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 13 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
6 15 (46.88%) VMware
7 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
9 12 (37.50%) DHCP
9 12 (37.50%) DNS
9 12 (37.50%) SQL
10 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (31.25%) ITIL
12 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (25.00%) MCITP
13 8 (25.00%) Firewall
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (25.00%) MCSE
13 8 (25.00%) IIS
13 8 (25.00%) WAN
14 7 (21.88%) SAN
14 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
15 6 (18.75%) Avaya
15 6 (18.75%) Clustering
15 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
15 6 (18.75%) Cisco IPT
15 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
15 6 (18.75%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.00%) IIS
4 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (18.75%) Skype for Business
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (9.38%) MTS
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.13%) CMS
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DHCP
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) SAN
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 6 (18.75%) VLAN
4 6 (18.75%) WebEx
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (3.13%) DMZ
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Communications Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Lync Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Field Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Field Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Field Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Network Manager
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) DCOM
2 3 (9.38%) COM+
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) XHTML
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Network Management
4 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.13%) Content Management
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) Information Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) MCITP
1 8 (25.00%) MCSE
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) NCSA
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Avaya
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Intel
5 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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