The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 51 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.40% 22.17% 45.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 79.69% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 48
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £18,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,900 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 64 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.33% 27.83% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 52
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Windows
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -7 34 £37,500 +41.50% 4
Shrewsbury -1 3 £22,000 -44.30% 1
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 32 (39.51%) Windows Server
2 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 26 (32.10%) Citrix
4 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
4 25 (30.86%) SQL
4 25 (30.86%) VMware
5 21 (25.93%) SLA
6 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
6 19 (23.46%) Unix
6 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 16 (19.75%) Oracle
9 15 (18.52%) ITIL
9 15 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (14.81%) WAN
11 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 12 (14.81%) Cisco
11 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.58%) Network Architecture
12 11 (13.58%) DNS
12 11 (13.58%) LAN
12 11 (13.58%) Change Management
12 11 (13.58%) Finance
13 10 (12.35%) SAN
13 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
14 9 (11.11%) MS Office
14 9 (11.11%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) Documentum
5 1 (1.23%) Exstream Dialogue
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Exstream
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 12 (14.81%) WAN
2 11 (13.58%) DNS
2 11 (13.58%) LAN
3 10 (12.35%) SAN
4 8 (9.88%) NAS
4 8 (9.88%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (7.41%) DDNS
6 5 (6.17%) DHCP
6 5 (6.17%) Firewall
6 5 (6.17%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.47%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.47%) OSPF
7 2 (2.47%) SNMP
7 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.47%) VLAN
7 2 (2.47%) VPN
7 2 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) ActiveReports
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 14 (17.28%) Support Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.41%) Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Field Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.70%) WinForms
3 3 (3.70%) WPF
4 2 (2.47%) CSS
4 2 (2.47%) HTML
4 2 (2.47%) jQuery
5 1 (1.23%) HTML5
5 1 (1.23%) MFC
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (1.23%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.47%) EPoS
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.51%) Windows Server
2 19 (23.46%) Unix
2 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.41%) Linux
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.47%) Android
8 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.47%) VyOS
9 1 (1.23%) HPUX
9 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Change Management
2 11 (13.58%) Network Architecture
3 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.64%) Information Security
3 7 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.94%) Service Management
6 4 (4.94%) TDD
7 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.70%) Release Management
7 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.70%) SDLC
7 3 (3.70%) UML
8 2 (2.47%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.47%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (4.94%) C++
3 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.94%) VB
4 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) F#
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) MCP
2 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
2 3 (3.70%) CISSP
2 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) SANS
4 1 (1.23%) CCNA
4 1 (1.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) CITP
4 1 (1.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) MCSA
4 1 (1.23%) MCSD
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.88%) XenDesktop
4 6 (7.41%) vSphere
5 4 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.47%) pfSense
6 2 (2.47%) XenApp
7 1 (1.23%) Docker
7 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) SCCM
2 6 (7.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.47%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Citrix
2 25 (30.86%) VMware
3 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 16 (19.75%) Oracle
5 12 (14.81%) Cisco
6 5 (6.17%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) Veeam
8 3 (3.70%) IronPort
8 3 (3.70%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.47%) Brocade
9 2 (2.47%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.47%) Serena
9 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.23%) Aruba
10 1 (1.23%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.23%) Google
10 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
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