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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.39% 11.90% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.37% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 8
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.45% 11.90% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,350 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (33.33%) C++
1 12 (33.33%) C
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco
6 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) MFC
7 5 (13.89%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
7 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
7 5 (13.89%) Physics
7 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.89%) Finance
7 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LAN
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (5.56%) Modbus
5 1 (2.78%) ADSL
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) DMZ
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) PVCS
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) MFC
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) Swing
3 1 (2.78%) WinForms
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) Java EE
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ATL
3 1 (2.78%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
1 5 (13.89%) Physics
1 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
2 5 (13.89%) SDLC
3 4 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C
1 12 (33.33%) C++
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
4 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 5 (13.89%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) VB6
7 2 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) VC++
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.78%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
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