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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.20% 22.22% 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.07% 90.91% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 15
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,800 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
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
27 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 27.27% 24.44% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 28
Average salary £35,000 £18,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.18% -43.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,150
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 4 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (39.39%) VMware
4 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 9 (27.27%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) .NET
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 8 (24.24%) vSphere
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (24.24%) MVC
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco
7 7 (21.21%) C++
7 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
8 6 (18.18%) Citrix
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (15.15%) MS Office
9 5 (15.15%) Linux
9 5 (15.15%) Office 365
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (12.12%) Android
10 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
10 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.06%) RoboHelp
3 2 (6.06%) Simulink
3 2 (6.06%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) SMTP
3 2 (6.06%) Modbus
3 2 (6.06%) Profibus
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) DHCP
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) VLAN
4 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
2 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (12.12%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Author
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.06%) Junior
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) XSL
3 2 (6.06%) ATL
3 2 (6.06%) DCOM
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) WinForms
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
3 2 (6.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Android
4 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Business Development
4 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Android Development
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.06%) UML
5 2 (6.06%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) C++
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) C
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) VBA
7 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) TickIT
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.06%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £26-£32k per year depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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University of Worcester
Salary: £24,775 - £30,434 pa with the opportunity to progress to £33,242 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago