The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 16.48% 32.86% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 92.00% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 20
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,200 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Worcestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 23.08% 35.71% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 29
Average salary £29,250 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Windows
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Windows Salary Trend in Worcester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) vSphere
4 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (32.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) C#
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) IIS
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Vista
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (20.00%) MCITP
8 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 5 (20.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) Avaya
8 5 (20.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) MCSE
8 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) OLTP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
2 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) MFC
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
1 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (16.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VC++
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.00%) MCITP
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) vSphere
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Avaya
5 5 (20.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago