The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.27% 2.84% 7.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 24.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Median salary £48,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.36%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.69% 11.85% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 9
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Windows
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) Office 365
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (73.68%) Yammer
3 14 (73.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) MS Project
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Firmware
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Algorithms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Office 365
2 14 (73.68%) Azure Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (73.68%) Yammer
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Azure Consultant
1 14 (73.68%) Azure Engineer
1 14 (73.68%) Consultant
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365 Consultant
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365 Engineer
1 14 (73.68%) Windows Consultant
1 14 (73.68%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Development
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Line Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft