The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Wrexham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 22.22% 40.00% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 22.22% 40.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £31,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows
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Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Wrexham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

Windows
Salary Trend in Wrexham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Wrexham region.

Windows Salary Trend in Wrexham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wrexham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wrexham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wrexham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) SCDPM
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Mitel
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PC Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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