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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.56% 37.74% 32.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.23% 76.92% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 40
Average salary £31,000 £32,535 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.71% -8.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £34,650 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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
26 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 26.80% 49.06% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 58
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £34,800
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 21 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) VB.NET
4 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.78%) Cisco
6 9 (25.00%) Service Management
6 9 (25.00%) Citrix
6 9 (25.00%) VB
6 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) XenApp
7 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 7 (19.44%) WinForms
8 7 (19.44%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) Spring.NET
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (19.44%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (19.44%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (19.44%) MSTest
8 7 (19.44%) MVVM
8 7 (19.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (19.44%) Moq
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) TDD
8 7 (19.44%) NUnit
8 7 (19.44%) WPF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) NUnit
1 7 (19.44%) MSTest
1 7 (19.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (19.44%) Moq
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 9 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) WinForms
2 7 (19.44%) WPF
2 7 (19.44%) Spring.NET
2 7 (19.44%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (19.44%) Ninject
2 7 (19.44%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (2.78%) WF
3 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
1 9 (25.00%) Service Management
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Scrum
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) TDD
2 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (19.44%) Kanban
2 7 (19.44%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (19.44%) MVVM
3 6 (16.67%) OOD
3 6 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Security Management
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) VB.NET
2 9 (25.00%) VB
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) XenApp
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Citrix
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 days A/L, 5% Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago