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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.39% 22.26% 19.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.42% 81.82% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 27
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £42,900
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 77 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.42% 27.21% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 37
Median salary £30,000 £29,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 3 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Solihull

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (35.29%) VMware
4 16 (31.37%) Web Services
5 15 (29.41%) Firewall
6 14 (27.45%) SQL
6 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
7 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (21.57%) Java
8 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.61%) Degree
10 9 (17.65%) Unix
11 8 (15.69%) LAN
11 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
11 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (15.69%) Data Protection
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.73%) SaaS
12 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
12 7 (13.73%) Cisco
12 7 (13.73%) WAN
13 6 (11.76%) OO
13 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 6 (11.76%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
13 6 (11.76%) Citrix
13 6 (11.76%) Relational Database

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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.80%) IaaS
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) LAN
4 7 (13.73%) WAN
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 4 (7.84%) DHCP
6 4 (7.84%) DNS
6 4 (7.84%) FTP
7 3 (5.88%) BGP
7 3 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 3 (5.88%) OSPF
7 3 (5.88%) RIP
7 3 (5.88%) SSH
8 2 (3.92%) SAN
8 2 (3.92%) TACACS
8 2 (3.92%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.84%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) XML
3 3 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.88%) JAX-RS
3 3 (5.88%) JSON
3 3 (5.88%) Qt
3 3 (5.88%) RESTful
3 3 (5.88%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) JDBC
4 2 (3.92%) Lucene
4 2 (3.92%) ODBC
5 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Cryptography
2 5 (9.80%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (7.84%) EqualLogic
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.92%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.88%) Android
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.92%) Solaris
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Data Protection
3 6 (11.76%) OO
4 5 (9.80%) DRM
4 5 (9.80%) E-Discovery
4 5 (9.80%) Information Security
4 5 (9.80%) ITSM
4 5 (9.80%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (9.80%) SDLC
4 5 (9.80%) SIEM
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (7.84%) Coaching
5 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) V-Model
5 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) C
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (9.80%) CCSP
3 5 (9.80%) CEH
3 5 (9.80%) CISA
3 5 (9.80%) CISM
3 5 (9.80%) CISSP
3 5 (9.80%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (9.80%) GIAC
3 5 (9.80%) ISACA
3 5 (9.80%) SANS
3 5 (9.80%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (9.80%) SSCP
4 4 (7.84%) CCNP
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.92%) ISO22301
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.80%) Firmware
4 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
1 4 (7.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Dell
5 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) Wyse
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