The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 282 299 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.41% 15.96% 16.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.68% 69.37% 64.31%
Number of salaries quoted 221 261 322
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +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 Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
436 431 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.64% 23.00% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 344 385 517
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 277 (49.91%) Microsoft
2 252 (45.41%) Windows Server
3 243 (43.78%) Active Directory
4 142 (25.59%) VMware
5 134 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 126 (22.70%) MS Excel
7 118 (21.26%) SQL Server
8 117 (21.08%) MS Exchange
9 110 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 105 (18.92%) Citrix
10 105 (18.92%) Hyper-V
11 103 (18.56%) Linux
12 102 (18.38%) SQL
13 93 (16.76%) Firewall
14 90 (16.22%) Windows 7
15 89 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 89 (16.04%) Unix
16 88 (15.86%) MS Office
17 87 (15.68%) ITIL
17 87 (15.68%) Data Centre
18 83 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 82 (14.77%) Cisco
20 73 (13.15%) DNS
21 72 (12.97%) DHCP
21 72 (12.97%) Finance
22 68 (12.25%) Degree
23 62 (11.17%) SCCM
24 61 (10.99%) VPN
24 61 (10.99%) SLA
25 60 (10.81%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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
1 117 (21.08%) MS Exchange
2 50 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (5.95%) IIS
5 29 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 29 (5.23%) IBM Notes
6 24 (4.32%) IBM Domino
7 23 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (3.60%) JBoss
8 20 (3.60%) Skype for Business
9 19 (3.42%) SharePoint
9 19 (3.42%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.88%) NetWeaver
11 12 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.62%) Apache
13 8 (1.44%) Tomcat
14 7 (1.26%) WebLogic
15 6 (1.08%) CMS
15 6 (1.08%) nginx
16 5 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 126 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.86%) MS Office
3 11 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.08%) MS Project
4 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Blender
Business Applications
1 19 (3.42%) assyst
2 7 (1.26%) Magento
3 3 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.54%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.81%) Office 365
2 55 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.34%) SaaS
5 10 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.26%) PaaS
7 5 (0.90%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.72%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.72%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.54%) Apcera
9 3 (0.54%) IaaS
10 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.36%) GitHub
10 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 93 (16.76%) Firewall
2 73 (13.15%) DNS
3 72 (12.97%) DHCP
4 61 (10.99%) VPN
5 60 (10.81%) LAN
6 59 (10.63%) WAN
7 56 (10.09%) SAN
8 44 (7.93%) TCP/IP
9 26 (4.68%) VoIP
10 25 (4.50%) VLAN
11 21 (3.78%) SSL
12 18 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (3.06%) Wireless
14 15 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
15 13 (2.34%) Network Security
16 11 (1.98%) MPLS
17 10 (1.80%) Skype
18 8 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (1.44%) IPsec
18 8 (1.44%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.68%) DB2
3 16 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.52%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.34%) MySQL
6 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.36%) MS Access
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (3.24%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.80%) NUnit
3 8 (1.44%) JIRA
3 8 (1.44%) Subversion
4 6 (1.08%) Moq
5 5 (0.90%) MSTest
5 5 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.90%) Xcode
6 4 (0.72%) CruiseControl
6 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.72%) Maven
7 3 (0.54%) Grunt
7 3 (0.54%) Selenium
8 2 (0.36%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.36%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 72 (12.97%) Finance
2 49 (8.83%) Retail
3 30 (5.41%) German Language
4 29 (5.23%) Legal
5 27 (4.86%) French Language
6 25 (4.50%) Banking
7 22 (3.96%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.60%) Law
9 12 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.16%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.44%) Advertising
11 5 (0.90%) Automotive
11 5 (0.90%) Swedish Language
12 3 (0.54%) Games
12 3 (0.54%) Marketing
12 3 (0.54%) Publishing
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (19.28%) Analyst
2 82 (14.77%) IT Support
3 66 (11.89%) Support Engineer
4 62 (11.17%) Consultant
4 62 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (9.37%) Developer
6 46 (8.29%) Support Analyst
7 38 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 38 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (6.13%) Service Analyst
9 33 (5.95%) IT Engineer
10 32 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 32 (5.77%) IT Analyst
11 27 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 26 (4.68%) .NET Developer
13 25 (4.50%) IT Support Analyst
13 25 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
14 24 (4.32%) Data Centre Engineer
15 23 (4.14%) Technical Consultant
16 22 (3.96%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.75%) .NET
2 32 (5.77%) HTML
3 23 (4.14%) XML
4 22 (3.96%) jQuery
5 21 (3.78%) Web Services
6 18 (3.24%) CSS
7 17 (3.06%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.34%) Java EE
8 13 (2.34%) SAP Basis
9 12 (2.16%) WPF
10 11 (1.98%) JSON
11 10 (1.80%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.62%) WinForms
13 8 (1.44%) LAMP
14 6 (1.08%) Ajax
14 6 (1.08%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.08%) LEMP Stack
14 6 (1.08%) Node.js
14 6 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.68%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.13%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.50%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.50%) Clustering
5 19 (3.42%) Mobile Computing
6 18 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (2.34%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.16%) User Experience
9 11 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (1.44%) Fintech
11 7 (1.26%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.26%) Replication
12 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.08%) PKI
13 5 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.90%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 252 (45.41%) Windows Server
2 134 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 103 (18.56%) Linux
4 90 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 89 (16.04%) Unix
5 89 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 83 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (9.01%) Windows 8
8 36 (6.49%) Apple iOS
9 32 (5.77%) Android
9 32 (5.77%) Windows 10
10 24 (4.32%) Windows XP
11 21 (3.78%) Windows Mobile
12 15 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.44%) CentOS
15 7 (1.26%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.90%) Solaris
17 4 (0.72%) AIX
17 4 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (15.68%) ITIL
2 47 (8.47%) Migration
3 39 (7.03%) Service Management
4 32 (5.77%) Change Management
5 29 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (5.23%) Service Delivery
6 26 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (4.68%) Problem Management
7 23 (4.14%) Time Management
8 22 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (3.96%) MVC
9 21 (3.78%) DevOps
10 20 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (3.42%) Incident Management
12 18 (3.24%) ERP
12 18 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (3.06%) Mobile Device Management
13 17 (3.06%) Project Management
14 16 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (18.38%) SQL
2 43 (7.75%) C#
3 32 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 31 (5.59%) Java
4 31 (5.59%) JavaScript
5 24 (4.32%) Perl
6 23 (4.14%) Bash Shell
7 21 (3.78%) Python
8 14 (2.52%) PHP
9 13 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.16%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.08%) Ruby
13 3 (0.54%) C
14 2 (0.36%) C++
14 2 (0.36%) ES6
14 2 (0.36%) Go
14 2 (0.36%) VB
15 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (12.25%) Degree
2 54 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (8.65%) MCSE
4 40 (7.21%) Security Cleared
5 32 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 28 (5.05%) MCSA
7 20 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.88%) AWS Certification
8 16 (2.88%) CCNA
8 16 (2.88%) MCP
9 11 (1.98%) CCNP
9 11 (1.98%) MCITP
9 11 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.26%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.08%) CISM
11 6 (1.08%) CISSP
11 6 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.72%) ISEB
14 2 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.99%) SLA
2 5 (0.90%) QA
3 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) DICOM
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 243 (43.78%) Active Directory
2 110 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.32%) XenApp
5 23 (4.14%) Virtual Servers
6 22 (3.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 22 (3.96%) vSphere
7 17 (3.06%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.26%) Docker
8 7 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.90%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.90%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.72%) XenServer
11 3 (0.54%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.18%) NFS
12 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 62 (11.17%) SCCM
2 36 (6.49%) WSUS
3 34 (6.13%) SCOM
4 19 (3.42%) Tivoli
5 16 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (2.88%) Puppet
6 13 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (1.62%) Terraform
8 8 (1.44%) Backup Exec
8 8 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (1.08%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.90%) Nessus
10 5 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.72%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
13 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 277 (49.91%) Microsoft
2 142 (25.59%) VMware
3 105 (18.92%) Citrix
4 82 (14.77%) Cisco
5 35 (6.31%) Acronis
6 31 (5.59%) Oracle
7 25 (4.50%) IBM
8 22 (3.96%) Veeam
9 21 (3.78%) HP
10 20 (3.60%) NetApp
11 18 (3.24%) SAP
12 15 (2.70%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.70%) SonicWALL
13 13 (2.34%) ServiceNow
14 12 (2.16%) Google
15 11 (1.98%) Dell
15 11 (1.98%) Juniper
16 10 (1.80%) SolarWinds
17 8 (1.44%) Aerohive Networks
18 7 (1.26%) Symantec
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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