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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 21.59% 10.71% 18.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.17% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 20
Average salary £34,000 £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.20% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
24 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 27.27% 10.71% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 30
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
5 10 (26.32%) C#
6 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) Linux
6 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
7 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (21.05%) MVC
7 8 (21.05%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) C++
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (15.79%) Office 365
9 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
9 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
9 6 (15.79%) C
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (13.16%) Advertising
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco
10 5 (13.16%) Dell
10 5 (13.16%) Perl

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.26%) RoboHelp
2 2 (5.26%) Simulink
2 2 (5.26%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LAN
1 6 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) SMTP
2 3 (7.89%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) Modbus
3 2 (5.26%) Profibus
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) Ant
2 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Hudson
2 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
2 6 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Author
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
4 2 (5.26%) ATL
4 2 (5.26%) DCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) XSL
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.26%) WinForms
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.26%) WPF
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) MFC
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
5 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Physics
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) MVC
2 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Business Development
4 3 (7.89%) OO
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.26%) Android Development
5 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) UML
5 2 (5.26%) OOP
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.79%) C
5 5 (13.16%) Perl
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 4 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) VB6
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) TickIT
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) XenServer
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Dell
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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