The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 37.25% 25.00% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 1
Median salary £25,250 £24,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% -31.42%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 39.22% 25.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -37.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (38.71%) VPN
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (32.26%) Citrix
9 9 (29.03%) LAN
9 9 (29.03%) WAN
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (22.58%) Apple
11 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) IIS
11 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco
12 6 (19.35%) HP
12 6 (19.35%) Dell
12 6 (19.35%) Mac OS X
12 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
12 6 (19.35%) Firewall
12 6 (19.35%) Wyse
12 6 (19.35%) Xerox
13 5 (16.13%) DNS
13 5 (16.13%) VMware
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (12.90%) MCITP
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 7 (22.58%) IIS
1 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
7 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) Intranet
8 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Automotive
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Field Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Field Service Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Implementation Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) Logistics
2 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.23%) MVC
2 1 (3.23%) Security Patching
2 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
2 1 (3.23%) Time Management
2 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCITP
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCA
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
3 4 (12.90%) Postfix
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) Apple
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Dell
4 6 (19.35%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Wyse
4 6 (19.35%) Xerox
5 5 (16.13%) VMware