The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromsgrove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bromsgrove region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 16.13% 22.73% 25.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
Average salary £17,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.25% -21.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bromsgrove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 16.13% 22.73% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £17,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.25% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Worcestershire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromsgrove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bromsgrove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bromsgrove

Windows
Salary Trend in Bromsgrove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bromsgrove region.

Windows Salary Trend in Bromsgrove

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bromsgrove

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bromsgrove region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bromsgrove

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bromsgrove region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) ADSL
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) CCEE
5 1 (10.00%) CCAA
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bromsgrove region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) ADSL
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Service Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCEE
2 1 (10.00%) CCAA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix