The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Dudley
Rank 3 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% 23.38% 53.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 90.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 11
Median salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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

Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% 25.97% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 12
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Windows
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dudley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (77.78%) VMware
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Service Management
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (50.00%) NetApp
3 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 5 (27.78%) SLA
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) vSphere
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) ITSM
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) G Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Data Network Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support
4 5 (27.78%) Network Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Network Operations Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Google Apps Script
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Bomgar
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) Mitel
7 1 (5.56%) Panasonic
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