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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 281 283 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.62% 14.75% 14.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.65% 65.36% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 214 252 259
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
428 433 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.70% 22.58% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 325 396 423
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 264 (48.80%) Microsoft
2 233 (43.07%) Active Directory
3 230 (42.51%) Windows Server
4 136 (25.14%) VMware
5 122 (22.55%) MS Excel
6 120 (22.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 119 (22.00%) MS Exchange
8 111 (20.52%) Hyper-V
9 109 (20.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 107 (19.78%) SQL Server
11 103 (19.04%) Citrix
12 102 (18.85%) Firewall
13 100 (18.48%) SQL
14 96 (17.74%) Linux
15 93 (17.19%) ITIL
16 89 (16.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 81 (14.97%) Cisco
18 80 (14.79%) Unix
19 78 (14.42%) Data Centre
20 74 (13.68%) Windows 7
21 73 (13.49%) MS Office
22 69 (12.75%) Finance
23 68 (12.57%) SLA
24 67 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
25 66 (12.20%) Degree
26 64 (11.83%) SAN
27 63 (11.65%) WAN
28 62 (11.46%) LAN
29 59 (10.91%) VPN
30 58 (10.72%) DNS

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
1 119 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 58 (10.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 31 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (4.81%) IIS
6 26 (4.81%) Skype for Business
7 24 (4.44%) IBM Notes
8 23 (4.25%) IBM Domino
9 22 (4.07%) SharePoint
10 20 (3.70%) JBoss
11 19 (3.51%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.96%) NetWeaver
13 11 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.66%) CMS
14 9 (1.66%) Tomcat
15 7 (1.29%) Apache
16 6 (1.11%) nginx
17 5 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 122 (22.55%) MS Excel
2 73 (13.49%) MS Office
3 12 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.55%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) Blender
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.88%) assyst
2 7 (1.29%) Magento
3 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.55%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (9.80%) Office 365
3 34 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (2.03%) PaaS
5 10 (1.85%) SaaS
6 8 (1.48%) IaaS
7 5 (0.92%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.74%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.55%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.37%) Apcera
10 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.37%) GitHub
10 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 102 (18.85%) Firewall
2 64 (11.83%) SAN
3 63 (11.65%) WAN
4 62 (11.46%) LAN
5 59 (10.91%) VPN
6 58 (10.72%) DNS
7 54 (9.98%) DHCP
8 41 (7.58%) TCP/IP
9 30 (5.55%) VLAN
10 23 (4.25%) VoIP
11 21 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (3.33%) SSL
13 17 (3.14%) Wireless
14 13 (2.40%) IPsec
14 13 (2.40%) Network Security
15 11 (2.03%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (2.03%) Skype
16 9 (1.66%) MPLS
17 8 (1.48%) IPv4
17 8 (1.48%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.62%) DB2
3 15 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.03%) MySQL
5 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.37%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.37%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (2.96%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.29%) NUnit
3 6 (1.11%) JIRA
3 6 (1.11%) Subversion
4 5 (0.92%) Moq
4 5 (0.92%) MSTest
4 5 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (0.92%) Xcode
5 4 (0.74%) Maven
6 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.55%) Selenium
6 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.37%) Grunt
7 2 (0.37%) gulp
7 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.37%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 69 (12.75%) Finance
2 52 (9.61%) Retail
3 34 (6.28%) Legal
4 33 (6.10%) German Language
5 29 (5.36%) French Language
6 26 (4.81%) Law
7 23 (4.25%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.33%) Banking
9 11 (2.03%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.29%) Games
12 5 (0.92%) Automotive
13 4 (0.74%) Advertising
13 4 (0.74%) Swedish Language
14 3 (0.55%) Publishing
15 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (19.78%) Analyst
2 79 (14.60%) IT Support
3 60 (11.09%) Support Engineer
4 57 (10.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 55 (10.17%) Consultant
6 53 (9.80%) Developer
7 42 (7.76%) Support Analyst
8 36 (6.65%) Service Analyst
9 34 (6.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 34 (6.28%) IT Engineer
10 33 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (6.10%) IT Analyst
11 30 (5.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (4.81%) .NET Developer
12 26 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 26 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
13 25 (4.62%) IT Support Analyst
14 24 (4.44%) Data Centre Engineer
15 22 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
16 21 (3.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.50%) .NET
2 33 (6.10%) HTML
3 24 (4.44%) XML
4 22 (4.07%) jQuery
5 20 (3.70%) CSS
6 18 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 17 (3.14%) Web Services
8 13 (2.40%) JSON
8 13 (2.40%) SAP Basis
9 12 (2.22%) Java EE
9 12 (2.22%) WPF
10 10 (1.85%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.66%) WinForms
12 7 (1.29%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.29%) HTML5
12 7 (1.29%) LAMP
13 6 (1.11%) Ajax
13 6 (1.11%) CSS3
13 6 (1.11%) LEMP Stack
13 6 (1.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.42%) Data Centre
2 45 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.81%) Blackberry
5 23 (4.25%) Clustering
6 19 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
7 13 (2.40%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (1.85%) User Experience
10 9 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.66%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.66%) Replication
11 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.11%) PKI
12 6 (1.11%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.92%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 230 (42.51%) Windows Server
2 120 (22.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 96 (17.74%) Linux
4 89 (16.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (14.79%) Unix
6 74 (13.68%) Windows 7
7 67 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (9.61%) Windows 8
9 40 (7.39%) Apple iOS
10 36 (6.65%) Android
11 31 (5.73%) Windows XP
12 25 (4.62%) Windows 10
13 21 (3.88%) Windows Mobile
14 20 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.29%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.11%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.92%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.74%) AIX
18 4 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.19%) ITIL
2 40 (7.39%) Service Management
3 37 (6.84%) Service Delivery
4 35 (6.47%) Migration
5 33 (6.10%) Change Management
6 32 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (4.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (4.25%) Time Management
9 21 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (3.88%) MVC
9 21 (3.88%) Project Management
10 20 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (3.51%) Problem Management
12 17 (3.14%) Mentoring
12 17 (3.14%) Mobile Device Management
13 16 (2.96%) Presales
13 16 (2.96%) SIEM
14 15 (2.77%) ERP
15 14 (2.59%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (18.48%) SQL
2 44 (8.13%) C#
3 32 (5.91%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 28 (5.18%) Java
6 16 (2.96%) Perl
7 14 (2.59%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.59%) VB.NET
8 13 (2.40%) Python
9 12 (2.22%) PHP
10 9 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.74%) Ruby
14 3 (0.55%) C++
15 2 (0.37%) C
15 2 (0.37%) ES6
15 2 (0.37%) Go
15 2 (0.37%) VB
16 1 (0.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 66 (12.20%) Degree
2 56 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (9.06%) MCSE
4 37 (6.84%) Security Cleared
5 30 (5.55%) MCSA
6 29 (5.36%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (3.51%) CCNA
9 17 (3.14%) MCITP
10 11 (2.03%) MCP
10 11 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.85%) CCNP
12 8 (1.48%) AWS Certification
12 8 (1.48%) CISSP
13 7 (1.29%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.11%) CISM
15 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.74%) ISEB
16 4 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (12.57%) SLA
2 5 (0.92%) QA
3 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) DICOM
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 233 (43.07%) Active Directory
2 111 (20.52%) Hyper-V
3 109 (20.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (5.55%) XenApp
5 25 (4.62%) vSphere
6 21 (3.88%) VMware ESX
7 19 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (1.85%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.92%) Docker
12 4 (0.74%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.74%) XenServer
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.37%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (10.17%) SCCM
2 37 (6.84%) WSUS
3 36 (6.65%) SCOM
4 21 (3.88%) Tivoli
5 14 (2.59%) Backup Exec
6 13 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 10 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (1.48%) Puppet
10 7 (1.29%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.92%) Nessus
11 5 (0.92%) Terraform
12 4 (0.74%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.74%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
14 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
14 2 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 264 (48.80%) Microsoft
2 136 (25.14%) VMware
3 103 (19.04%) Citrix
4 81 (14.97%) Cisco
5 34 (6.28%) Acronis
6 27 (4.99%) HP
6 27 (4.99%) Oracle
7 25 (4.62%) IBM
8 23 (4.25%) NetApp
8 23 (4.25%) SonicWALL
9 21 (3.88%) Veeam
10 19 (3.51%) SAP
11 14 (2.59%) Symantec
12 12 (2.22%) Juniper
13 10 (1.85%) Google
13 10 (1.85%) Kaspersky
13 10 (1.85%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.85%) Sophos
14 8 (1.48%) Aerohive Networks
14 8 (1.48%) Ruckus Wireless
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