The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 43.75% 27.78% 29.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 71.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £41,500 £17,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.11% -60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £17,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £20,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bromsgrove region.

Operating Systems Category
Bromsgrove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 43.75% 38.89% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £42,250 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.77% -47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £17,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bromsgrove

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) MS Office
2 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Agresso
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (33.33%) Information Security
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
10 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
11 4 (16.67%) DHCP
11 4 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
12 3 (12.50%) LAN
12 3 (12.50%) WAN
12 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (8.33%) ADSL
13 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
14 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
14 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) MS Office
2 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DBA
1 9 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Report Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Trainer
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
2 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Information Security
1 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) VMware