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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 26.02% 15.29% 18.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 65.00% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 11
Average salary £28,250 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.71% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £30,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £37,001
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
40 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 32.52% 23.53% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 17
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,350 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
5 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
6 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
7 16 (29.63%) Cisco
8 15 (27.78%) ITIL
8 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
9 13 (24.07%) Wireless
10 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 12 (22.22%) MS Office
11 11 (20.37%) SAN
11 11 (20.37%) Front Office
11 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
12 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.52%) DNS
12 10 (18.52%) Linux
13 9 (16.67%) IIS
13 9 (16.67%) Retail
14 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (14.81%) Data Management
14 8 (14.81%) Finance
14 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) IIS
4 7 (12.96%) MTS
4 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Wireless
2 11 (20.37%) SAN
3 10 (18.52%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 7 (12.96%) DHCP
5 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.26%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.41%) MySQL
7 2 (3.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 11 (20.37%) Front Office
2 9 (16.67%) Retail
3 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 6 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (16.67%) DBA
4 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 6 (11.11%) Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.26%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Services Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) COM+
1 7 (12.96%) DCOM
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) WCF
3 1 (1.85%) WPF
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Replication
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) iSeries
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
1 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.81%) Data Management
2 8 (14.81%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (11.11%) Web Design
3 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (1.85%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (1.85%) SDLC
6 1 (1.85%) OO
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.85%) OOD
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.11%) VB
3 6 (11.11%) VB6
3 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) CCNA
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.70%) MCITP
3 2 (3.70%) CCDP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) NetApp
5 2 (3.70%) Symantec
5 2 (3.70%) McAfee
5 2 (3.70%) Dell
5 2 (3.70%) EMC
5 2 (3.70%) Brocade
5 2 (3.70%) IPFX
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
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Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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