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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 283 272 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.01% 13.39% 13.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.61% 59.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 233 240 236
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,740
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
438 461 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.58% 22.69% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 343 424 363
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 £21,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 28 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 266 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 239 (42.83%) Active Directory
3 223 (39.96%) Windows Server
4 142 (25.45%) VMware
5 129 (23.12%) MS Excel
6 124 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 121 (21.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 115 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 115 (20.61%) Firewall
9 108 (19.35%) Hyper-V
10 105 (18.82%) Citrix
11 99 (17.74%) ITIL
12 93 (16.67%) Linux
13 90 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 89 (15.95%) SQL
15 88 (15.77%) SQL Server
16 85 (15.23%) Cisco
17 81 (14.52%) Windows 7
18 77 (13.80%) SLA
19 76 (13.62%) MS Office
20 68 (12.19%) Finance
21 66 (11.83%) Unix
21 66 (11.83%) SAN
22 65 (11.65%) WAN
22 65 (11.65%) LAN
22 65 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
23 62 (11.11%) Data Centre
24 59 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2013
25 58 (10.39%) Windows 8
26 57 (10.22%) 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
1 124 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 59 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 39 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 36 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (5.20%) Skype for Business
6 28 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (4.30%) SharePoint
8 21 (3.76%) IBM Domino
8 21 (3.76%) IBM Notes
9 19 (3.41%) IIS
10 17 (3.05%) JBoss
11 16 (2.87%) WebSphere
12 14 (2.51%) NetWeaver
13 9 (1.61%) CMS
13 9 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (1.43%) Tomcat
15 6 (1.08%) Apache
15 6 (1.08%) nginx
16 4 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 129 (23.12%) MS Excel
2 76 (13.62%) MS Office
3 13 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Blender
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.12%) assyst
2 7 (1.25%) Magento
3 3 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.54%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.78%) Office 365
2 46 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.33%) PaaS
5 12 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (1.79%) IaaS
7 6 (1.08%) SaaS
8 4 (0.72%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.72%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.36%) GitHub
10 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 115 (20.61%) Firewall
2 66 (11.83%) SAN
3 65 (11.65%) LAN
3 65 (11.65%) WAN
4 56 (10.04%) DNS
5 55 (9.86%) VPN
6 49 (8.78%) DHCP
7 40 (7.17%) TCP/IP
8 28 (5.02%) VLAN
9 27 (4.84%) VoIP
10 25 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (2.87%) Wireless
12 15 (2.69%) SSL
13 13 (2.33%) Network Security
13 13 (2.33%) Skype
14 12 (2.15%) IPsec
14 12 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.43%) NetScaler
16 8 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (15.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.58%) DB2
3 12 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (1.43%) MySQL
7 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.18%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (2.87%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.90%) JIRA
3 5 (0.90%) Moq
3 5 (0.90%) MSTest
3 5 (0.90%) NUnit
3 5 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (0.72%) Maven
4 4 (0.72%) Xcode
5 3 (0.54%) Selenium
6 2 (0.36%) gulp
6 2 (0.36%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.36%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.36%) Subversion
6 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.36%) webpack
7 1 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 68 (12.19%) Finance
2 48 (8.60%) Retail
3 40 (7.17%) Legal
4 38 (6.81%) Law
5 31 (5.56%) German Language
6 27 (4.84%) French Language
7 22 (3.94%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.51%) Banking
9 9 (1.61%) Games
9 9 (1.61%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.43%) Automotive
10 8 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Publishing
11 3 (0.54%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (23.48%) Analyst
2 78 (13.98%) IT Support
3 56 (10.04%) Consultant
4 55 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (9.50%) Support Engineer
6 50 (8.96%) Developer
7 49 (8.78%) Service Analyst
8 45 (8.06%) Support Analyst
9 40 (7.17%) IT Analyst
10 38 (6.81%) Service Desk Analyst
11 33 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
11 33 (5.91%) IT Engineer
12 29 (5.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 25 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
14 24 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
15 23 (4.12%) IT Support Analyst
16 21 (3.76%) Data Centre Engineer
17 20 (3.58%) Monitoring Engineer
18 19 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 19 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.63%) .NET
2 29 (5.20%) HTML
3 20 (3.58%) CSS
4 19 (3.41%) jQuery
4 19 (3.41%) XML
5 15 (2.69%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.51%) Web Services
6 14 (2.51%) WPF
7 13 (2.33%) JSON
8 11 (1.97%) SAP Basis
9 10 (1.79%) Java EE
10 8 (1.43%) HTML5
10 8 (1.43%) WinForms
11 7 (1.25%) LAMP
12 6 (1.08%) Ajax
12 6 (1.08%) LEMP Stack
13 5 (0.90%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.90%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.90%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (0.90%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 46 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.02%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.12%) Clustering
6 18 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
7 16 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.15%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.25%) Replication
12 7 (1.25%) User Experience
13 6 (1.08%) Handset
13 6 (1.08%) PKI
14 5 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.90%) Tandem
15 4 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 223 (39.96%) Windows Server
2 121 (21.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (16.67%) Linux
4 90 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (14.52%) Windows 7
6 66 (11.83%) Unix
7 65 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (10.39%) Windows 8
9 39 (6.99%) Apple iOS
10 35 (6.27%) Android
10 35 (6.27%) Windows XP
11 25 (4.48%) Windows 10
12 21 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 21 (3.76%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (1.25%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.08%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.08%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.90%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.36%) CentOS
17 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (17.74%) ITIL
2 39 (6.99%) Service Delivery
3 37 (6.63%) Service Management
4 36 (6.45%) Change Management
5 31 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (4.48%) Migration
8 23 (4.12%) Problem Management
9 22 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (3.94%) Project Management
10 20 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (3.41%) SIEM
11 19 (3.41%) Time Management
12 17 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (3.05%) Information Security
13 16 (2.87%) Mobile Device Management
14 15 (2.69%) Document Management
14 15 (2.69%) Incident Management
14 15 (2.69%) Mentoring
14 15 (2.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.95%) SQL
2 34 (6.09%) C#
3 26 (4.66%) JavaScript
4 24 (4.30%) Java
5 22 (3.94%) PowerShell
6 15 (2.69%) PHP
7 11 (1.97%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.43%) C++
8 8 (1.43%) Python
9 7 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.90%) Perl
11 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.54%) Ruby
13 3 (0.54%) VB
14 2 (0.36%) ES6
14 2 (0.36%) Go
15 1 (0.18%) C
15 1 (0.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 57 (10.22%) Degree
2 53 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (8.42%) MCSE
4 28 (5.02%) Security Cleared
5 25 (4.48%) MCSA
6 24 (4.30%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.76%) CCNA
7 21 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (3.76%) MCITP
8 14 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (2.15%) ISTQB
10 9 (1.61%) CCNP
10 9 (1.61%) ISEB
11 7 (1.25%) CISSP
12 5 (0.90%) CISM
12 5 (0.90%) MCP
13 4 (0.72%) MCTS
13 4 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (13.80%) SLA
2 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 239 (42.83%) Active Directory
2 115 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 31 (5.56%) vSphere
4 31 (5.56%) XenApp
5 23 (4.12%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.90%) Docker
10 4 (0.72%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.72%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.72%) XenServer
11 3 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.36%) Snort
13 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (8.42%) SCCM
2 37 (6.63%) WSUS
3 31 (5.56%) SCOM
4 20 (3.58%) Tivoli
5 13 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 13 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (1.43%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.25%) Nessus
9 3 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.36%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.36%) QRadar
10 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.36%) vMotion
Vendors
1 266 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 142 (25.45%) VMware
3 105 (18.82%) Citrix
4 85 (15.23%) Cisco
5 32 (5.73%) Acronis
6 26 (4.66%) HP
7 25 (4.48%) SonicWALL
8 23 (4.12%) IBM
8 23 (4.12%) Oracle
8 23 (4.12%) Veeam
9 21 (3.76%) NetApp
10 17 (3.05%) SAP
11 13 (2.33%) Symantec
12 12 (2.15%) Juniper
13 9 (1.61%) Dell
13 9 (1.61%) Google
13 9 (1.61%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.43%) Aerohive Networks
14 8 (1.43%) Ruckus Wireless
15 7 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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