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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.50% 20.90% 16.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.41% 80.00% 83.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 23
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,000 £43,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
29 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.12% 26.12% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 32
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Solihull

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) VMware
3 16 (34.04%) Firewall
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.91%) Web Services
5 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (23.40%) Java
6 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
6 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.28%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
8 9 (19.15%) Unix
8 9 (19.15%) LAN
9 8 (17.02%) WAN
9 8 (17.02%) SQL
9 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
9 8 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (14.89%) SaaS
10 7 (14.89%) Citrix
10 7 (14.89%) VPN
11 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
11 6 (12.77%) OO
11 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
11 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
12 5 (10.64%) ISACA
12 5 (10.64%) IaaS
12 5 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (10.64%) SIEM

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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) SaaS
2 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.64%) IaaS
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
3 9 (19.15%) LAN
4 8 (17.02%) WAN
5 7 (14.89%) VPN
6 3 (6.38%) BGP
6 3 (6.38%) DHCP
6 3 (6.38%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
6 3 (6.38%) FTP
6 3 (6.38%) OSPF
6 3 (6.38%) RIP
6 3 (6.38%) SSH
7 2 (4.26%) SAN
7 2 (4.26%) TACACS
7 2 (4.26%) VLAN
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Developer
1 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.38%) JAX-RS
3 3 (6.38%) JSON
3 3 (6.38%) Qt
3 3 (6.38%) RESTful
3 3 (6.38%) Spring
3 3 (6.38%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) CSS3
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) JDBC
4 2 (4.26%) Lucene
4 2 (4.26%) ODBC
5 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Cryptography
2 5 (10.64%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (10.64%) EqualLogic
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Linked Data
4 2 (4.26%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) Android
6 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
3 6 (12.77%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) DRM
4 5 (10.64%) E-Discovery
4 5 (10.64%) Information Security
4 5 (10.64%) ITSM
4 5 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (10.64%) SDLC
4 5 (10.64%) SIEM
4 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.64%) TDD
4 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (8.51%) Coaching
5 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) V-Model
5 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.38%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) C
4 5 (10.64%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (10.64%) CCSP
3 5 (10.64%) CEH
3 5 (10.64%) CISA
3 5 (10.64%) CISM
3 5 (10.64%) CISSP
3 5 (10.64%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (10.64%) GIAC
3 5 (10.64%) ISACA
3 5 (10.64%) SANS
3 5 (10.64%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (10.64%) SSCP
4 4 (8.51%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) VMware
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Dell
4 5 (10.64%) NetApp
5 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Wyse
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 25 days a/l, pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago