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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 19.05% 30.61% 20.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 83.33% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 18
Average salary £32,500 £18,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.67% -47.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,150 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 24.76% 36.73% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 32
Average salary £32,500 £18,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.67% -47.14%
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 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (43.75%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) vSphere
5 10 (31.25%) Citrix
6 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) IIS
8 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
8 7 (21.88%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
9 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Vista
9 6 (18.75%) MS Office
9 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
10 5 (15.63%) Avaya
10 5 (15.63%) HP
10 5 (15.63%) MCSE
10 5 (15.63%) MCITP
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.25%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) SMTP
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) SNMP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.13%) Hudson
1 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Automotive
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.88%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Author
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Vista
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
3 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Business Development
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C#
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.38%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (15.63%) MCITP
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) vSphere
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.50%) XenServer
6 3 (9.38%) XenApp
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 5 (15.63%) Avaya
5 5 (15.63%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) Adobe
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
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