The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 12.12% 50.00% 15.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 100.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £24,750 £28,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.60% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £28,000 £15,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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 Redditch region.

Operating Systems Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 22.22% 50.00% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Average salary £27,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Windows
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Windows Salary Trend in Redditch

Windows
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Redditch

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 12 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) VB
2 9 (50.00%) OOP
3 8 (44.44%) Delphi
3 8 (44.44%) MUMPS
3 8 (44.44%) Internet
3 8 (44.44%) IVR
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 8 (44.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) vSphere

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) VB
3 8 (44.44%) MUMPS
3 8 (44.44%) Delphi
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Redditch, Worcestershire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago