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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.80% 16.07% 12.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.08% 81.82% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 9
Median salary £21,000 £33,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £25,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,150 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
26 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.77% 19.64% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 9
Median salary £21,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
3 24 (39.34%) Office 365
4 21 (34.43%) Windows Server
4 21 (34.43%) MS Office
5 20 (32.79%) VMware
6 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (26.23%) SAP
7 14 (22.95%) Veeam
8 13 (21.31%) ITIL
8 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
8 13 (21.31%) Citrix
8 13 (21.31%) Windows 8
9 12 (19.67%) vSphere
9 12 (19.67%) Driving Licence
9 12 (19.67%) Windows XP
9 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
10 11 (18.03%) Backup Exec
10 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
11 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
11 10 (16.39%) IIS
11 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (14.75%) MCITP
12 9 (14.75%) MCSA
12 9 (14.75%) LAN
12 9 (14.75%) WAN
13 8 (13.11%) MCSE
13 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (9.84%) Firewall

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 10 (16.39%) IIS
1 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
1 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) MS Office
2 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) LAN
1 9 (14.75%) WAN
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
3 5 (8.20%) VPN
4 4 (6.56%) DHCP
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.92%) VoIP
5 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.28%) BGP
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 2 (3.28%) OSPF
6 2 (3.28%) SNMP
6 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.64%) ADSL
7 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.64%) SAN
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) LabVIEW
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Desktop Support
2 9 (14.75%) IT Technician
3 5 (8.20%) IT Support
4 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Analyst
5 2 (3.28%) Architect
5 2 (3.28%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Senior Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.64%) C Developer
6 1 (1.64%) IT Director
6 1 (1.64%) IT Graduate
6 1 (1.64%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (1.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.64%) WPF
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.28%) Chemistry
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.28%) Physics
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows Server
2 13 (21.31%) Windows 8
3 12 (19.67%) Windows XP
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) Linux
7 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.64%) Android
9 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Coaching
3 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.56%) Migration
3 4 (6.56%) Network Management
4 3 (4.92%) Scrum
4 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.28%) Change Management
5 2 (3.28%) CRM
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.28%) Presales
5 2 (3.28%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.28%) TDD
5 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.64%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (1.64%) High Availability
6 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) C#
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) C
3 2 (3.28%) C++
3 2 (3.28%) VB
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) Ruby
4 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) MCITP
2 9 (14.75%) MCSA
3 8 (13.11%) MCSE
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.28%) CCDP
4 2 (3.28%) CCIE
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.28%) TickIT
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (19.67%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.28%) Nagios
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) SAP
4 14 (22.95%) Veeam
5 13 (21.31%) Citrix
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
7 3 (4.92%) HP
7 3 (4.92%) Juniper
8 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago