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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 281 252 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.45% 13.21% 18.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.73% 58.88% 65.10%
Number of salaries quoted 237 211 351
Median salary £36,000 £36,479 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
403 428 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.86% 22.43% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 332 357 555
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 4 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 269 (48.38%) Microsoft
2 244 (43.88%) Windows Server
3 224 (40.29%) Active Directory
4 159 (28.60%) VMware
5 141 (25.36%) SQL
6 138 (24.82%) Linux
7 134 (24.10%) SQL Server
8 130 (23.38%) MS Excel
9 128 (23.02%) Unix
10 123 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 111 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 109 (19.60%) MS Exchange
13 98 (17.63%) Citrix
14 92 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 90 (16.19%) Data Centre
16 88 (15.83%) Finance
17 85 (15.29%) MS Office
18 83 (14.93%) ITIL
18 83 (14.93%) Cisco
18 83 (14.93%) Firewall
19 79 (14.21%) Hyper-V
19 79 (14.21%) Windows 7
20 70 (12.59%) DHCP
21 65 (11.69%) Office 365
22 64 (11.51%) DNS
22 64 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
22 64 (11.51%) SCCM
23 60 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
24 57 (10.25%) TCP/IP
25 55 (9.89%) SLA

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
1 109 (19.60%) MS Exchange
2 42 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 34 (6.12%) IIS
4 30 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (4.50%) JBoss
6 24 (4.32%) WebSphere
7 18 (3.24%) Skype for Business
8 17 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (2.88%) IBM Notes
10 15 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (2.52%) NetWeaver
11 14 (2.52%) SharePoint
11 14 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (2.34%) Apache
13 11 (1.98%) IBM Domino
13 11 (1.98%) WebLogic
14 9 (1.62%) nginx
15 6 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 130 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 85 (15.29%) MS Office
3 9 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.26%) MS Project
4 7 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) Blender
Business Applications
1 18 (3.24%) assyst
2 10 (1.80%) Magento
3 6 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.36%) SAP MII
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
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 65 (11.69%) Office 365
2 54 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.34%) SaaS
5 11 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.08%) PaaS
7 4 (0.72%) IaaS
8 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.36%) Apcera
9 2 (0.36%) G Suite
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.93%) Firewall
2 70 (12.59%) DHCP
3 64 (11.51%) DNS
4 57 (10.25%) TCP/IP
5 54 (9.71%) LAN
6 49 (8.81%) WAN
7 46 (8.27%) SAN
8 41 (7.37%) VPN
9 28 (5.04%) VLAN
10 23 (4.14%) SSL
11 17 (3.06%) VoIP
12 16 (2.88%) IPv4
12 16 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (2.70%) Wireless
14 14 (2.52%) Network Security
15 13 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (1.80%) Skype
17 8 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (1.44%) IPsec
17 8 (1.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.04%) DB2
3 22 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.88%) MySQL
6 16 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 15 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.72%) MS Access
13 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (1.98%) Subversion
1 11 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.90%) JIRA
2 5 (0.90%) NUnit
3 4 (0.72%) CruiseControl
3 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.72%) Grunt
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.54%) Maven
4 3 (0.54%) Selenium
4 3 (0.54%) Xcode
5 2 (0.36%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.36%) JBehave
5 2 (0.36%) JMeter
5 2 (0.36%) JUnit
5 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) TestNG
5 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.36%) WATIR
General
1 88 (15.83%) Finance
2 47 (8.45%) Retail
3 32 (5.76%) Banking
4 24 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.78%) Legal
6 17 (3.06%) German Language
7 16 (2.88%) French Language
8 15 (2.70%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.52%) Retail Banking
10 12 (2.16%) Law
11 9 (1.62%) Advertising
12 5 (0.90%) Swedish Language
13 4 (0.72%) Electronics
13 4 (0.72%) International Banking
13 4 (0.72%) Publishing
14 3 (0.54%) Marketing
15 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.18%) Automotive
16 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (17.45%) Analyst
2 77 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 69 (12.41%) IT Support
4 68 (12.23%) Consultant
5 56 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 54 (9.71%) Developer
7 43 (7.73%) Support Analyst
8 39 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
9 35 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 32 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 29 (5.22%) IT Engineer
12 27 (4.86%) IT Analyst
12 27 (4.86%) Service Analyst
13 24 (4.32%) AWS Engineer
13 24 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
13 24 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
14 23 (4.14%) Data Centre Engineer
15 22 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 21 (3.78%) IT Support Analyst
17 20 (3.60%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.91%) .NET
2 38 (6.83%) HTML
3 21 (3.78%) CSS
3 21 (3.78%) Web Services
3 21 (3.78%) XML
4 20 (3.60%) jQuery
5 18 (3.24%) Java EE
6 16 (2.88%) ASP.NET
7 12 (2.16%) JSON
7 12 (2.16%) SAP Basis
8 11 (1.98%) LAMP
9 9 (1.62%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.62%) Ajax
9 9 (1.62%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (1.26%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.26%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (1.26%) SOAP
11 5 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.90%) J2EE
11 5 (0.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.86%) Clustering
3 27 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 18 (3.24%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 14 (2.52%) Fintech
8 14 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
9 13 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
10 11 (1.98%) User Experience
11 10 (1.80%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.44%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.44%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.26%) iPhone
14 6 (1.08%) FMCG
14 6 (1.08%) Handset
14 6 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 244 (43.88%) Windows Server
2 138 (24.82%) Linux
3 128 (23.02%) Unix
4 123 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (14.21%) Windows 7
7 64 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (5.76%) Windows 8
9 31 (5.58%) Apple iOS
10 30 (5.40%) Android
10 30 (5.40%) Windows 10
11 18 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
13 13 (2.34%) AIX
13 13 (2.34%) Windows XP
14 11 (1.98%) Mac OS
15 10 (1.80%) CentOS
16 9 (1.62%) Solaris
17 7 (1.26%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (14.93%) ITIL
2 48 (8.63%) Migration
3 37 (6.65%) Service Management
4 33 (5.94%) Change Management
5 32 (5.76%) DevOps
5 32 (5.76%) Service Delivery
6 29 (5.22%) Process Improvement
7 28 (5.04%) Problem Management
8 27 (4.86%) Incident Management
9 25 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (4.32%) MVC
11 22 (3.96%) High Availability
12 20 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (3.60%) SOA
12 20 (3.60%) Time Management
13 19 (3.42%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 141 (25.36%) SQL
2 42 (7.55%) Java
3 39 (7.01%) C#
4 36 (6.47%) PowerShell
5 35 (6.29%) JavaScript
5 35 (6.29%) Perl
6 28 (5.04%) Bash Shell
6 28 (5.04%) Python
7 17 (3.06%) PHP
7 17 (3.06%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.62%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.44%) C
11 7 (1.26%) Ruby
12 4 (0.72%) C++
12 4 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.54%) Go
14 2 (0.36%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.18%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.71%) Degree
2 54 (9.71%) MCSE
3 44 (7.91%) Security Cleared
4 32 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 27 (4.86%) MCSA
6 24 (4.32%) AWS Certification
7 20 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.88%) MCP
9 15 (2.70%) CCNA
10 13 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.80%) CCNP
12 10 (1.80%) MCITP
13 8 (1.44%) CISM
13 8 (1.44%) CISSP
14 7 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.72%) ISEB
15 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.89%) SLA
2 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.90%) QA
3 3 (0.54%) DICOM
3 3 (0.54%) HL7
4 2 (0.36%) MISRA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 224 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 111 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (14.21%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.50%) XenApp
5 23 (4.14%) Virtual Servers
6 20 (3.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 18 (3.24%) vSphere
8 17 (3.06%) Terminal Services
9 10 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.62%) VMware ESX
10 9 (1.62%) XenDesktop
11 8 (1.44%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.26%) Docker
12 7 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (1.08%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.72%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.72%) NFS
16 2 (0.36%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 64 (11.51%) SCCM
2 35 (6.29%) SCOM
3 24 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (4.32%) Puppet
4 22 (3.96%) Tivoli
5 13 (2.34%) WSUS
6 12 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (1.98%) Terraform
8 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.08%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.90%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.90%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.90%) Nessus
11 5 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.54%) Kubernetes
14 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
15 1 (0.18%) Control-M
15 1 (0.18%) DameWare
Vendors
1 269 (48.38%) Microsoft
2 159 (28.60%) VMware
3 98 (17.63%) Citrix
4 83 (14.93%) Cisco
5 36 (6.47%) Oracle
6 27 (4.86%) HP
7 25 (4.50%) NetApp
8 24 (4.32%) Red Hat
9 23 (4.14%) Veeam
10 20 (3.60%) SAP
11 18 (3.24%) Dell
12 15 (2.70%) SonicWALL
13 14 (2.52%) IBM
13 14 (2.52%) ServiceNow
14 13 (2.34%) Acronis
14 13 (2.34%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.16%) CheckPoint
16 9 (1.62%) NetSuite
17 8 (1.44%) Google
17 8 (1.44%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus extensive benefits (listed in job advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £17000 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aston EyeTech Limited
Salary: Circa £36,000 per-annum, plus performance related bonus.
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago