The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 14.13% 19.54% 14.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.42% 85.51% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 28
Median salary £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.11% +23.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38 69 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 20.65% 22.85% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 66 40
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.30% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Stoke-on-Trent.

Salary trend for Windows in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Windows.

1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
4 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
5 19 (32.76%) .NET
6 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (29.31%) C#
7 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 16 (27.59%) VMware
9 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
10 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
11 11 (18.97%) Web Services
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle
11 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
12 10 (17.24%) Office 365
13 9 (15.52%) Data Management
13 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.52%) DNS
13 9 (15.52%) DHCP
13 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (15.52%) jQuery
14 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (13.79%) VLAN
14 8 (13.79%) Degree

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.90%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.52%) DHCP
2 9 (15.52%) DNS
3 8 (13.79%) VLAN
4 7 (12.07%) WLAN
5 6 (10.34%) SAN
6 5 (8.62%) LAN
6 5 (8.62%) LDAP
6 5 (8.62%) MPLS
6 5 (8.62%) SNMP
6 5 (8.62%) WAN
7 4 (6.90%) Firewall
8 3 (5.17%) NAS
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) Internet
9 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.72%) VoIP
10 1 (1.72%) VPN
10 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) SQL CLR
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Developer
1 16 (27.59%) IT Support
2 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Graduate
7 3 (5.17%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) Web Services
3 9 (15.52%) jQuery
4 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (13.79%) WCF
5 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.62%) CGI
6 5 (8.62%) Entity Framework
7 4 (6.90%) WinForms
7 4 (6.90%) WPF
8 1 (1.72%) CAML
8 1 (1.72%) COM
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) HTML
8 1 (1.72%) Kendo UI
8 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
2 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Android
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Data Management
2 8 (13.79%) MVC
3 5 (8.62%) Coaching
3 5 (8.62%) Escalation Management
3 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Optimisation
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (5.17%) Line Management
5 3 (5.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) Migration
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.72%) Validation
7 1 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 17 (29.31%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) C++
5 5 (8.62%) Java
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 5 (8.62%) VB
5 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.62%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCITP
3 3 (5.17%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix
4 3 (5.17%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) BMC
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) Nintex
6 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) Veeam
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