The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 6.98% 7.89% 20.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 60.00% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 22
Average salary £36,250 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.30% 13.16% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 27
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Worcestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Replication
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
6 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) SCCM
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (13.33%) OLTP
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (13.33%) C# Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) MFC
4 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) VC++
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) TickIT
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
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