The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / West Bromwich
Rank 5 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.00% 23.81% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 1
Median salary £46,250 £18,875 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+145.03% -40.07%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.00% 23.81% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 1
Median salary £46,250 £36,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.71% +15.87%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 8 (53.33%) MCSE
5 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco
6 7 (46.67%) MCITP
6 7 (46.67%) VLAN
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) Retail
10 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (13.33%) WLAN
10 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 2 (13.33%) Linux
10 2 (13.33%) Kanban
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) PABX
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) MCSE
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCITP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow