The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 11.27% 11.73% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 73.08% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 6
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
20 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.08% 16.05% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 6
Median salary £27,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
3 19 (40.43%) MS Office
4 18 (38.30%) Office 365
5 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
6 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
6 11 (23.40%) Windows 8
7 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
7 9 (19.15%) ITIL
7 9 (19.15%) LAN
7 9 (19.15%) WAN
8 7 (14.89%) SAP
8 7 (14.89%) .NET
8 7 (14.89%) SQL
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
9 6 (12.77%) Coaching
9 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (12.77%) VMware
10 5 (10.64%) Change Management
10 5 (10.64%) Degree
10 5 (10.64%) VB
10 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
11 4 (8.51%) Veeam
11 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
11 4 (8.51%) C#
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (8.51%) DHCP
11 4 (8.51%) VPN
11 4 (8.51%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Office
2 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) LAN
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.26%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) ADSL
5 1 (2.13%) BGP
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) OSPF
5 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.38%) QGIS
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) LabVIEW
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Automotive
1 3 (6.38%) Electronics
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Desktop Support
2 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) IT Technician
4 4 (8.51%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Tester
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Graduate Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Senior IT Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) WPF
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
1 3 (6.38%) LLPG
2 2 (4.26%) Chemistry
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.26%) Physics
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Blog
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Psychology
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows 8
1 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Coaching
3 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Network Management
4 3 (6.38%) Scrum
4 3 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.26%) TDD
5 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) VB
3 4 (8.51%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCDP
3 1 (2.13%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ECDL
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.26%) TickIT
3 1 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Veeam
5 3 (6.38%) Mapinfo
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire