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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 20.00% 30.00% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Median salary £25,750 £24,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -30.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,300 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,500 £34,950
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 20.00% 30.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Median salary £20,000 £24,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -33.79%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
1 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) IIS
6 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (16.67%) Postfix
10 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (16.67%) MCITP
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) Apache
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

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 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) SAS
5 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Android
6 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Logistics
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
2 1 (4.17%) Time Management
2 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCITP
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Postfix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Wyse
4 2 (8.33%) Xerox
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle