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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 15.65% 11.76% 15.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 83.33% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 14
Average salary £33,750 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
22 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 19.13% 14.12% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 20
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 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 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) C++
3 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 9 (23.68%) C
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
5 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (13.16%) Office 365
8 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (13.16%) Degree
8 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
8 5 (13.16%) Finance
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco
8 5 (13.16%) HTML
8 5 (13.16%) Perl
8 5 (13.16%) PHP
8 5 (13.16%) OO
8 5 (13.16%) XML
8 5 (13.16%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) WordPress
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) 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 1 (2.63%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
1 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) SMTP
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) Modbus
4 2 (5.26%) Profibus
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) ADSL
5 1 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) DMZ
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.63%) Hudson
2 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (7.89%) DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Author
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) XSL
4 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) MFC
4 2 (5.26%) ATL
4 2 (5.26%) DCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.26%) WinForms
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
5 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.26%) Physics
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 5 (13.16%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
4 4 (10.53%) SDLC
5 3 (7.89%) Business Development
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) OOP
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Android Development
6 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps
7 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) C++
3 9 (23.68%) C
4 5 (13.16%) Perl
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.26%) VB6
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) XenServer
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Dell
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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