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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 16.67% 21.33% 32.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 72.73% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 29
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,001 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.78% 29.33% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 32
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £37,001
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 22 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (36.67%) SQL
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) UNIX
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco
6 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) Cognos
6 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) FTP
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (10.00%) MS Access
4 3 (10.00%) DTS
4 3 (10.00%) OLAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Informix
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.33%) OLTP
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) MSTest
3 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) French Language
2 2 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) WinForms
5 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
5 1 (3.33%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (3.33%) Ninject
5 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Spring.NET
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) PDA
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (16.67%) ERP
2 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VB6
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCAD
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
3 1 (3.33%) CCEE
3 1 (3.33%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenServer
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Cognos
4 4 (13.33%) Telerik
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe
5 2 (6.67%) Intel
5 2 (6.67%) StreamServe
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
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