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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 264 257 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.29% 12.78% 14.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.19% 60.47% 72.56%
Number of salaries quoted 218 226 256
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 £21,000 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
405 425 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.32% 21.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 318 391 358
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 25 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 244 (47.29%) Microsoft
2 222 (43.02%) Active Directory
3 216 (41.86%) Windows Server
4 139 (26.94%) VMware
5 118 (22.87%) MS Excel
6 117 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 105 (20.35%) MS Exchange
8 102 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 99 (19.19%) Hyper-V
10 97 (18.80%) ITIL
11 96 (18.60%) Firewall
12 91 (17.64%) SQL Server
13 89 (17.25%) Citrix
14 88 (17.05%) SQL
15 87 (16.86%) Linux
16 82 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 77 (14.92%) Cisco
18 64 (12.40%) SLA
18 64 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
19 63 (12.21%) SAN
20 62 (12.02%) Finance
20 62 (12.02%) Data Centre
21 61 (11.82%) Windows 7
21 61 (11.82%) LAN
22 60 (11.63%) WAN
23 57 (11.05%) MS Office
23 57 (11.05%) Windows 8
24 55 (10.66%) Unix
25 53 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
26 51 (9.88%) Degree

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
1 105 (20.35%) MS Exchange
2 47 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (5.43%) Skype for Business
5 22 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.07%) SharePoint
7 17 (3.29%) IBM Domino
7 17 (3.29%) IBM Notes
8 16 (3.10%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.91%) JBoss
10 13 (2.52%) IIS
10 13 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.94%) NetWeaver
12 7 (1.36%) CMS
12 7 (1.36%) WordPress
13 5 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 118 (22.87%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.05%) MS Office
3 8 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Blender
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.07%) assyst
2 3 (0.58%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.58%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 44 (8.53%) Office 365
2 20 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (2.33%) IaaS
4 11 (2.13%) PaaS
4 11 (2.13%) SaaS
5 5 (0.97%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.78%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) GitHub
7 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 96 (18.60%) Firewall
2 63 (12.21%) SAN
3 61 (11.82%) LAN
4 60 (11.63%) WAN
5 50 (9.69%) DNS
6 45 (8.72%) VPN
7 44 (8.53%) DHCP
8 36 (6.98%) TCP/IP
9 27 (5.23%) VoIP
10 24 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (4.26%) VLAN
12 14 (2.71%) Skype
13 13 (2.52%) Network Security
13 13 (2.52%) SSL
14 12 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.33%) Wireless
15 11 (2.13%) Unified Communications
16 10 (1.94%) MPLS
17 9 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (1.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.49%) DB2
3 16 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (2.52%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.36%) MySQL
8 6 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.39%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.19%) BODI
12 1 (0.19%) OLAP
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.19%) QlikView
12 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.97%) Moq
3 5 (0.97%) MSTest
3 5 (0.97%) NUnit
3 5 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (0.78%) JIRA
5 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.58%) Maven
5 3 (0.58%) Xcode
6 2 (0.39%) gulp
6 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.39%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.39%) Selenium
6 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.39%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.39%) Subversion
6 2 (0.39%) webpack
7 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
General
1 62 (12.02%) Finance
2 44 (8.53%) Retail
3 34 (6.59%) Legal
4 33 (6.40%) Law
5 22 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.07%) German Language
7 17 (3.29%) Banking
7 17 (3.29%) French Language
8 11 (2.13%) Games
8 11 (2.13%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.55%) Automotive
9 8 (1.55%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (22.48%) Analyst
2 56 (10.85%) IT Support
3 53 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (10.08%) Consultant
5 48 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 47 (9.11%) Developer
7 39 (7.56%) Service Analyst
8 38 (7.36%) Support Engineer
9 32 (6.20%) IT Analyst
10 30 (5.81%) Service Desk Analyst
11 29 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
12 27 (5.23%) Technical Consultant
13 20 (3.88%) Architect
13 20 (3.88%) IT Engineer
14 19 (3.68%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (3.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.49%) Data Centre Engineer
15 18 (3.49%) Monitoring Engineer
16 17 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (3.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.20%) .NET
2 31 (6.01%) HTML
3 21 (4.07%) XML
4 17 (3.29%) CSS
4 17 (3.29%) WPF
5 15 (2.91%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.71%) jQuery
7 13 (2.52%) Web Services
8 12 (2.33%) Java EE
9 10 (1.94%) HTML5
9 10 (1.94%) JSON
10 7 (1.36%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.36%) Entity Framework
10 7 (1.36%) SAP Basis
11 5 (0.97%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (0.97%) CSS3
11 5 (0.97%) Ninject
11 5 (0.97%) Spring.NET
11 5 (0.97%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (0.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.02%) Data Centre
2 40 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.88%) Clustering
5 18 (3.49%) Blackberry
6 17 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
8 11 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.94%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.55%) Handset
10 8 (1.55%) Replication
11 7 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (0.97%) Tandem
12 5 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 216 (41.86%) Windows Server
2 117 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 87 (16.86%) Linux
4 82 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (11.82%) Windows 7
7 57 (11.05%) Windows 8
8 55 (10.66%) Unix
9 33 (6.40%) Windows XP
10 31 (6.01%) Apple iOS
11 30 (5.81%) Windows 10
12 29 (5.62%) Android
13 20 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 15 (2.91%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (1.16%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.16%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.16%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.58%) AIX
16 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.80%) ITIL
2 32 (6.20%) Change Management
2 32 (6.20%) Service Delivery
2 32 (6.20%) Service Management
3 30 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (5.43%) Project Management
5 27 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (4.26%) Migration
7 20 (3.88%) ITIL V3
8 18 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (3.49%) Information Security
8 18 (3.49%) Problem Management
8 18 (3.49%) Time Management
9 15 (2.91%) Document Management
9 15 (2.91%) Presales
9 15 (2.91%) SIEM
10 14 (2.71%) SOA
10 14 (2.71%) Web Development
11 13 (2.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 88 (17.05%) SQL
2 33 (6.40%) C#
3 24 (4.65%) Java
4 21 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.07%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.71%) PHP
6 12 (2.33%) C++
7 9 (1.74%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.16%) Perl
9 6 (1.16%) Python
10 5 (0.97%) Ruby
10 5 (0.97%) VB
11 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.58%) C
12 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.58%) XAML
13 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 53 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (9.88%) Degree
3 46 (8.91%) MCSE
4 26 (5.04%) MCSA
5 22 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (4.26%) MCITP
5 22 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 21 (4.07%) CCNA
6 21 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.71%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.74%) ISEB
9 9 (1.74%) MCTS
10 8 (1.55%) CCNP
11 7 (1.36%) MCDST
12 6 (1.16%) CISSP
13 4 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (12.40%) SLA
2 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 222 (43.02%) Active Directory
2 102 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (19.19%) Hyper-V
4 30 (5.81%) vSphere
4 30 (5.81%) XenApp
5 22 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.94%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.97%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.78%) XenServer
11 3 (0.58%) Firmware
11 3 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.39%) Docker
12 2 (0.39%) Snort
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 38 (7.36%) WSUS
2 36 (6.98%) SCCM
3 33 (6.40%) SCOM
4 18 (3.49%) Tivoli
5 11 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (1.55%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.78%) Nessus
10 3 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
11 2 (0.39%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.39%) Proventia
11 2 (0.39%) QRadar
11 2 (0.39%) TIBCO Hawk
11 2 (0.39%) vMotion
11 2 (0.39%) vRealize
12 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 244 (47.29%) Microsoft
2 139 (26.94%) VMware
3 89 (17.25%) Citrix
4 77 (14.92%) Cisco
5 28 (5.43%) Acronis
6 25 (4.84%) HP
6 25 (4.84%) Oracle
7 24 (4.65%) SonicWALL
8 22 (4.26%) NetApp
8 22 (4.26%) Veeam
9 21 (4.07%) IBM
10 13 (2.52%) SAP
11 11 (2.13%) Juniper
11 11 (2.13%) Symantec
12 10 (1.94%) Google
13 9 (1.74%) SolarWinds
14 8 (1.55%) Aerohive Networks
14 8 (1.55%) Ruckus Wireless
15 7 (1.36%) Dell
15 7 (1.36%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £190000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Company Car/Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
EMBS
Salary: £30k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
EMBS
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago