The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 12 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 12.18% 9.89% 13.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.23% 72.22% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 30
Median salary £35,000 £34,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 22.88% 13.69% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 36
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Windows
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Salary Trend in Solihull

Windows
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Solihull

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows.

1 43 (52.44%) Active Directory
2 37 (45.12%) VMware
3 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
4 30 (36.59%) Citrix
5 27 (32.93%) SQL
6 24 (29.27%) Windows Server
7 22 (26.83%) Firewall
8 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (24.39%) Finance
9 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
10 18 (21.95%) ITIL
11 16 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 16 (19.51%) NetApp
12 15 (18.29%) Web Services
12 15 (18.29%) Java
12 15 (18.29%) Office 365
13 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (17.07%) .NET
13 14 (17.07%) MS Office
13 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
14 13 (15.85%) C#
15 12 (14.63%) LAN
15 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
15 12 (14.63%) Hyper-V
15 12 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
16 11 (13.41%) EqualLogic
16 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (13.41%) Dell
16 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
17 10 (12.20%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 16 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.20%) IIS
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.22%) Jetty
5 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) Firewall
2 12 (14.63%) LAN
3 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) Wireshark
5 8 (9.76%) DHCP
5 8 (9.76%) DNS
6 5 (6.10%) Skype
7 4 (4.88%) WAN
8 3 (3.66%) VPN
9 1 (1.22%) BGP
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.22%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.22%) FTP
9 1 (1.22%) Internet
9 1 (1.22%) Intranet
9 1 (1.22%) OSPF
9 1 (1.22%) RIP
9 1 (1.22%) SAN
9 1 (1.22%) SSH
9 1 (1.22%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) DB2
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) ZAP BI
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Burp Suite
1 9 (10.98%) Fiddler
2 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) IT Support
3 11 (13.41%) Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) IT Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Security Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.32%) Consultant
8 6 (7.32%) IT Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) Web Services
2 14 (17.07%) .NET
3 10 (12.20%) jQuery
4 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
5 8 (9.76%) HTML
5 8 (9.76%) HTML5
6 7 (8.54%) CSS
6 7 (8.54%) CSS3
6 7 (8.54%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (8.54%) SOAP
6 7 (8.54%) WCF
7 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.44%) Java EE
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.22%) Spring
8 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (10.98%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Windows Server
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Solaris
4 3 (3.66%) Unix
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
2 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL V3
3 9 (10.98%) OWASP
3 9 (10.98%) Security Testing
3 9 (10.98%) SIEM
4 8 (9.76%) MVC
4 8 (9.76%) SDLC
4 8 (9.76%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (9.76%) TDD
5 7 (8.54%) Coaching
5 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.54%) Mobile Development
5 7 (8.54%) Scrum
5 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
6 6 (7.32%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (6.10%) Change Management
7 5 (6.10%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.10%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) Java
3 13 (15.85%) C#
4 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) CEH
1 6 (7.32%) CISM
1 6 (7.32%) CISSP
1 6 (7.32%) GIAC
1 6 (7.32%) OSCP
2 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.22%) CCNP
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) MCSA
3 1 (1.22%) MCSE
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.44%) BS25999
3 2 (2.44%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (52.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.54%) XenApp
5 5 (6.10%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
2 4 (4.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) VMware
2 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 30 (36.59%) Citrix
4 16 (19.51%) NetApp
5 11 (13.41%) Dell
5 11 (13.41%) EqualLogic
6 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.10%) Nimsoft
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco
8 4 (4.88%) Dynatrace
8 4 (4.88%) Sybase
9 3 (3.66%) IBM
9 3 (3.66%) Lotus
9 3 (3.66%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.22%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.22%) Symantec
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