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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 15 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 183 239 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.26% 11.03% 16.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.19% 61.92% 68.53%
Number of salaries quoted 151 217 264
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
320 386 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.95% 17.82% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 275 338 386
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 208 (45.22%) Microsoft
2 195 (42.39%) Windows Server
3 190 (41.30%) Active Directory
4 148 (32.17%) VMware
5 136 (29.57%) Linux
6 110 (23.91%) Unix
7 106 (23.04%) MS Excel
7 106 (23.04%) SQL
8 101 (21.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 100 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 88 (19.13%) SQL Server
11 85 (18.48%) MS Exchange
12 79 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (16.96%) ITIL
14 77 (16.74%) Data Centre
15 74 (16.09%) Citrix
16 73 (15.87%) MS Office
17 71 (15.43%) Finance
18 70 (15.22%) Windows 7
19 66 (14.35%) Cisco
20 62 (13.48%) Hyper-V
21 61 (13.26%) Office 365
22 59 (12.83%) Firewall
23 57 (12.39%) SCCM
24 49 (10.65%) DHCP
25 48 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
26 45 (9.78%) TCP/IP
26 45 (9.78%) DNS
27 42 (9.13%) Java
27 42 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure

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 85 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.43%) IIS
3 19 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (4.13%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.91%) JBoss
4 18 (3.91%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.39%) Apache
9 10 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.74%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.74%) nginx
11 8 (1.74%) Skype for Business
12 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 106 (23.04%) MS Excel
2 73 (15.87%) MS Office
3 12 (2.61%) MS Project
4 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Blender
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.26%) assyst
2 8 (1.74%) Magento
2 8 (1.74%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.87%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.26%) Office 365
2 42 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.96%) SaaS
5 6 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.43%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Apcera
8 1 (0.22%) G Suite
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 59 (12.83%) Firewall
2 49 (10.65%) DHCP
3 45 (9.78%) DNS
3 45 (9.78%) TCP/IP
4 39 (8.48%) LAN
4 39 (8.48%) SAN
5 33 (7.17%) WAN
6 22 (4.78%) VPN
7 18 (3.91%) Network Security
8 17 (3.70%) VoIP
9 16 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
9 16 (3.48%) VLAN
10 15 (3.26%) IPv4
10 15 (3.26%) SSL
11 14 (3.04%) Wireless
12 12 (2.61%) NAS
12 12 (2.61%) Skype
13 11 (2.39%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (2.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.04%) MySQL
3 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.61%) DB2
5 11 (2.39%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.09%) MS Access
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.87%) ZAP BI
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.65%) SQLite
11 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.74%) Subversion
3 6 (1.30%) Selenium
4 4 (0.87%) Burp Suite
4 4 (0.87%) Fiddler
4 4 (0.87%) NUnit
5 3 (0.65%) eggPlant
5 3 (0.65%) Grunt
5 3 (0.65%) JBehave
5 3 (0.65%) JMeter
5 3 (0.65%) JUnit
5 3 (0.65%) Ranorex
5 3 (0.65%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.65%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.65%) TestNG
5 3 (0.65%) WATIR
6 2 (0.43%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.43%) JIRA
6 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.43%) TestComplete
General
1 71 (15.43%) Finance
2 41 (8.91%) Retail
3 27 (5.87%) Banking
4 16 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.17%) Legal
7 9 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.74%) Advertising
8 8 (1.74%) Games
8 8 (1.74%) International Banking
8 8 (1.74%) Law
9 5 (1.09%) Electronics
10 3 (0.65%) Marketing
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
11 2 (0.43%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) German Language
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.43%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (18.04%) Analyst
2 62 (13.48%) Support Engineer
3 45 (9.78%) Consultant
3 45 (9.78%) Developer
4 44 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 41 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (8.26%) IT Support
7 34 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 23 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 23 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
10 19 (4.13%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (3.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
12 17 (3.70%) IT Manager
13 16 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (3.48%) IT Analyst
13 16 (3.48%) Service Analyst
13 16 (3.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.61%) .NET
2 25 (5.43%) HTML
3 19 (4.13%) CSS
4 17 (3.70%) Java EE
5 15 (3.26%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.04%) jQuery
6 14 (3.04%) XML
7 11 (2.39%) Web Services
8 10 (2.17%) JSON
8 10 (2.17%) LAMP
9 9 (1.96%) J2EE
10 8 (1.74%) Ajax
10 8 (1.74%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (1.52%) SOAP
12 6 (1.30%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.65%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.65%) Gherkin
14 3 (0.65%) REST
14 3 (0.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 77 (16.74%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 23 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.26%) Fintech
6 14 (3.04%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.83%) Driving Licence
8 12 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (2.17%) Private Cloud
10 9 (1.96%) Clustering
11 7 (1.52%) iPhone
11 7 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.30%) Handset
12 6 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
12 6 (1.30%) iPad
13 5 (1.09%) User Experience
14 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.87%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 195 (42.39%) Windows Server
2 136 (29.57%) Linux
3 110 (23.91%) Unix
4 101 (21.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (15.22%) Windows 7
7 38 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (7.61%) Windows 10
9 22 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (4.78%) Windows 8
10 17 (3.70%) Apple iOS
11 16 (3.48%) Android
12 14 (3.04%) AIX
12 14 (3.04%) Mac OS
13 10 (2.17%) Solaris
14 9 (1.96%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.74%) Windows Phone
16 7 (1.52%) CentOS
17 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (16.96%) ITIL
2 36 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (7.39%) Service Management
4 33 (7.17%) Migration
5 31 (6.74%) Process Improvement
6 29 (6.30%) DevOps
7 28 (6.09%) Service Delivery
8 27 (5.87%) Problem Management
9 25 (5.43%) Change Management
10 24 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (4.35%) Incident Management
11 20 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 19 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.13%) ERP
12 19 (4.13%) Project Management
12 19 (4.13%) SIEM
12 19 (4.13%) SOA
13 18 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (3.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 106 (23.04%) SQL
2 42 (9.13%) Java
3 33 (7.17%) PowerShell
4 32 (6.96%) C#
5 30 (6.52%) Perl
6 27 (5.87%) JavaScript
7 25 (5.43%) Python
8 23 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 17 (3.70%) PHP
10 15 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.39%) C
12 8 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.30%) VBScript
14 5 (1.09%) C++
15 4 (0.87%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.65%) Ruby
16 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.43%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.43%) UniBasic
18 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (8.70%) MCSE
3 31 (6.74%) Degree
4 24 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 22 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (4.35%) AWS Certification
7 16 (3.48%) CCNA
8 14 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (3.04%) MCSA
9 13 (2.83%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.61%) CEH
10 12 (2.61%) CISM
10 12 (2.61%) CISSP
10 12 (2.61%) GIAC
11 11 (2.39%) CCNP
12 10 (2.17%) MCP
13 9 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.74%) GCIA
14 8 (1.74%) GCIH
14 8 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.39%) SLA
2 6 (1.30%) QA
3 5 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.87%) MISRA
5 2 (0.43%) DICOM
5 2 (0.43%) HL7
5 2 (0.43%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.22%) BS7666
6 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
System Software
1 190 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 100 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.13%) Terminal Services
4 19 (4.13%) vSphere
4 19 (4.13%) XenApp
5 16 (3.48%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (3.04%) Forefront TMG
7 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (2.61%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.09%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.87%) NFS
11 3 (0.65%) Docker
11 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.65%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.65%) XenServer
12 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (12.39%) SCCM
2 35 (7.61%) SCOM
3 21 (4.57%) Tivoli
4 20 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (4.35%) Puppet
5 7 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.52%) Terraform
6 5 (1.09%) EdgeSight
6 5 (1.09%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.65%) QRadar
8 3 (0.65%) WSUS
9 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.22%) Control-M
9 1 (0.22%) DameWare
9 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Nagios
9 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 208 (45.22%) Microsoft
2 148 (32.17%) VMware
3 74 (16.09%) Citrix
4 66 (14.35%) Cisco
5 30 (6.52%) HP
5 30 (6.52%) NetApp
6 29 (6.30%) Red Hat
7 26 (5.65%) Oracle
8 24 (5.22%) Dell
9 18 (3.91%) CheckPoint
9 18 (3.91%) Veeam
10 16 (3.48%) SonicWALL
11 14 (3.04%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.39%) Apple
12 11 (2.39%) IBM
13 9 (1.96%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.96%) Sybase
14 7 (1.52%) NEC
14 7 (1.52%) SAP
14 7 (1.52%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £36 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum c£35k + Bonus - Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35161.00 - £38385.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum c£45k + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Guru Careers
Salary: 23000-30000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago