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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 269 210 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.25% 11.73% 15.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.44% 60.34% 72.49%
Number of salaries quoted 229 186 264
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
424 348 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 19.44% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 344 322 367
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 247 (49.20%) Microsoft
2 225 (44.82%) Windows Server
3 220 (43.82%) Active Directory
4 160 (31.87%) VMware
5 118 (23.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 115 (22.91%) MS Excel
7 104 (20.72%) MS Exchange
8 103 (20.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 96 (19.12%) SQL Server
10 94 (18.73%) Citrix
11 93 (18.53%) Firewall
11 93 (18.53%) Hyper-V
12 92 (18.33%) SQL
12 92 (18.33%) ITIL
13 86 (17.13%) Cisco
14 82 (16.33%) Linux
15 69 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 67 (13.35%) Windows Server 2008
17 65 (12.95%) Data Centre
18 64 (12.75%) LAN
19 62 (12.35%) WAN
19 62 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
20 60 (11.95%) SAN
21 57 (11.35%) Windows 7
21 57 (11.35%) Windows 8
22 56 (11.16%) SLA
23 53 (10.56%) MS Office
24 52 (10.36%) MCSE
24 52 (10.36%) Finance
25 46 (9.16%) Unix

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
1 104 (20.72%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (5.18%) Skype for Business
5 23 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (4.18%) IIS
7 19 (3.78%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.39%) IBM Domino
9 12 (2.39%) IBM Notes
9 12 (2.39%) JBoss
10 10 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.39%) WordPress
12 6 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.00%) CMS
13 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 115 (22.91%) MS Excel
2 53 (10.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.80%) MS Project
4 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.19%) assyst
2 5 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.20%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (7.97%) Office 365
3 18 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.59%) IaaS
4 13 (2.59%) SaaS
5 11 (2.19%) PaaS
6 9 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.20%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.80%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.40%) GitHub
9 2 (0.40%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (18.53%) Firewall
2 64 (12.75%) LAN
3 62 (12.35%) WAN
4 60 (11.95%) SAN
5 46 (9.16%) DNS
6 37 (7.37%) DHCP
6 37 (7.37%) VPN
7 33 (6.57%) TCP/IP
8 29 (5.78%) VoIP
9 23 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (4.38%) VLAN
11 16 (3.19%) Network Security
12 14 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.39%) Skype
14 11 (2.19%) Wireless
15 10 (1.99%) IPv4
15 10 (1.99%) MPLS
15 10 (1.99%) Unified Communications
16 9 (1.79%) NetScaler
16 9 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.99%) DB2
4 10 (1.99%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.79%) MySQL
6 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.60%) SSDT
12 2 (0.40%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.00%) Moq
2 5 (1.00%) MSTest
2 5 (1.00%) NUnit
2 5 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.60%) JIRA
3 3 (0.60%) Selenium
4 2 (0.40%) gulp
4 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.40%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.40%) Maven
4 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
4 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.40%) Subversion
4 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.40%) webpack
5 1 (0.20%) NuGet
General
1 52 (10.36%) Finance
2 36 (7.17%) Retail
3 34 (6.77%) Law
4 33 (6.57%) Legal
5 19 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.99%) Banking
6 15 (2.99%) German Language
7 14 (2.79%) French Language
8 11 (2.19%) Games
9 8 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.39%) Automotive
11 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.60%) Back Office
13 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Marketing
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (23.31%) Analyst
2 58 (11.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (10.16%) Support Analyst
4 47 (9.36%) IT Support
5 43 (8.57%) Developer
6 41 (8.17%) Consultant
7 38 (7.57%) Support Engineer
8 36 (7.17%) Service Analyst
9 34 (6.77%) IT Analyst
10 28 (5.58%) Service Desk Analyst
11 26 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
12 24 (4.78%) Technical Consultant
13 21 (4.18%) Network Engineer
14 20 (3.98%) Architect
14 20 (3.98%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (3.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.59%) IT Engineer
16 17 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 17 (3.39%) Administrator
16 17 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.18%) .NET
2 23 (4.58%) HTML
3 19 (3.78%) XML
4 16 (3.19%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.19%) WPF
5 15 (2.99%) CSS
6 11 (2.19%) HTML5
7 10 (1.99%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.99%) Entity Framework
8 9 (1.79%) jQuery
8 9 (1.79%) Web Services
9 8 (1.59%) Java EE
10 7 (1.39%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (1.39%) WCF
11 6 (1.20%) CSS3
11 6 (1.20%) JSON
11 6 (1.20%) WinForms
12 5 (1.00%) Ninject
12 5 (1.00%) Spring.NET
12 5 (1.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.95%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.98%) Clustering
5 18 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.39%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.19%) Replication
8 9 (1.79%) Handset
8 9 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.59%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.00%) Statistics
11 5 (1.00%) Tandem
11 5 (1.00%) User Experience
12 4 (0.80%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 225 (44.82%) Windows Server
2 118 (23.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 82 (16.33%) Linux
4 69 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (13.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (11.35%) Windows 7
6 57 (11.35%) Windows 8
7 46 (9.16%) Unix
8 32 (6.37%) Windows XP
9 30 (5.98%) Windows 10
10 23 (4.58%) Android
10 23 (4.58%) Apple iOS
11 20 (3.98%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (1.20%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.20%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.20%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.60%) AIX
14 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.33%) ITIL
2 29 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (5.58%) Project Management
4 27 (5.38%) Change Management
4 27 (5.38%) Service Delivery
5 25 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (4.98%) Service Management
6 20 (3.98%) Information Security
6 20 (3.98%) ITIL V3
6 20 (3.98%) Problem Management
7 19 (3.78%) Migration
8 15 (2.99%) Time Management
9 14 (2.79%) Automated Testing
9 14 (2.79%) Data Protection
9 14 (2.79%) Document Management
9 14 (2.79%) ETL
9 14 (2.79%) Mentoring
9 14 (2.79%) Presales
9 14 (2.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (18.33%) SQL
2 35 (6.97%) C#
3 21 (4.18%) PowerShell
4 15 (2.99%) Java
4 15 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.59%) C++
6 10 (1.99%) PHP
7 9 (1.79%) C
7 9 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.20%) Python
10 5 (1.00%) Perl
10 5 (1.00%) VB
11 4 (0.80%) Ruby
11 4 (0.80%) XAML
12 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.60%) VB6
13 2 (0.40%) ES6
13 2 (0.40%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 62 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (10.36%) MCSE
3 45 (8.96%) Degree
4 31 (6.18%) MCSA
5 27 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (4.78%) MCITP
6 24 (4.78%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.38%) CCNA
8 19 (3.78%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (2.59%) CCNP
10 13 (2.59%) ISTQB
11 11 (2.19%) MCTS
12 10 (1.99%) MCDST
13 9 (1.79%) ISEB
14 8 (1.59%) CISSP
15 4 (0.80%) CISM
15 4 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.16%) SLA
2 9 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 220 (43.82%) Active Directory
2 103 (20.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (18.53%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.77%) vSphere
5 33 (6.57%) XenApp
6 22 (4.38%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.80%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.80%) Firmware
9 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.80%) XenServer
10 3 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.40%) Snort
11 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.40%) Xen
12 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (6.37%) SCCM
1 32 (6.37%) WSUS
2 28 (5.58%) SCOM
3 14 (2.79%) Tivoli
4 13 (2.59%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.99%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.00%) Windows Intune
8 3 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.40%) Nessus
9 2 (0.40%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.40%) Proventia
9 2 (0.40%) QRadar
9 2 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
9 2 (0.40%) vMotion
9 2 (0.40%) vRealize
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 247 (49.20%) Microsoft
2 160 (31.87%) VMware
3 94 (18.73%) Citrix
4 86 (17.13%) Cisco
5 26 (5.18%) NetApp
6 25 (4.98%) HP
7 24 (4.78%) SonicWALL
8 20 (3.98%) IBM
9 19 (3.78%) Acronis
10 18 (3.59%) Oracle
10 18 (3.59%) Veeam
11 16 (3.19%) Juniper
12 13 (2.59%) SolarWinds
12 13 (2.59%) Symantec
13 10 (1.99%) Google
14 9 (1.79%) Apple
15 8 (1.59%) Aerohive Networks
15 8 (1.59%) EMC
15 8 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless
16 7 (1.39%) ServiceNow
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