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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.31% 22.09% 17.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.22% 82.61% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 9
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 £21,750 £24,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,000 £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
36 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.13% 26.74% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 15
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 £26,400 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
6 16 (33.33%) ITIL
7 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 15 (31.25%) MS Office
7 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
7 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
9 13 (27.08%) Front Office
10 12 (25.00%) Linux
11 11 (22.92%) Wireless
11 11 (22.92%) Retail
11 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (20.83%) Degree
12 10 (20.83%) Finance
12 10 (20.83%) MTS
12 10 (20.83%) COM+
12 10 (20.83%) DCOM
12 10 (20.83%) IIS
13 9 (18.75%) VB
13 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
13 9 (18.75%) VB6
13 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 8 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
14 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
14 8 (16.67%) Data Management
14 8 (16.67%) Web Design

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (20.83%) IIS
1 10 (20.83%) MTS
2 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Wireless
2 4 (8.33%) DHCP
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.25%) VLAN
4 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) Informix
7 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 13 (27.08%) Front Office
2 11 (22.92%) Retail
3 10 (20.83%) Finance
4 7 (14.58%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Desktop Support
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) DBA
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support
8 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) COM+
1 10 (20.83%) DCOM
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) WPF
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Replication
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
2 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.67%) Web Design
2 8 (16.67%) Data Management
2 8 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (2.08%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.08%) SDLC
6 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.08%) Logistics
6 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 9 (18.75%) VB
3 9 (18.75%) VB6
3 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) CCDP
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee
4 2 (4.17%) IPFX
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
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