The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.31% 30.94% 27.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.86% 85.19% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 49
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £21,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.54% 36.32% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 66 54
Median salary £31,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Windows
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Worcestershire region.

Windows Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -12 19 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Redditch -2 11 £24,000 +2.12% 2
Bromsgrove - 11 £37,500 -
Malvern -5 8 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Droitwich - 3 £18,500 - 1
Evesham - 1 £36,750 -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (38.00%) SQL
3 33 (33.00%) MS Excel
3 33 (33.00%) Cisco
3 33 (33.00%) Windows Server
4 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 28 (28.00%) ITIL
5 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 23 (23.00%) CCNP
6 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (19.00%) WAN
8 19 (19.00%) Windows 7
9 17 (17.00%) Data Centre
9 17 (17.00%) CCNA
9 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (15.00%) MS Office
10 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
10 15 (15.00%) Office 365
10 15 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (15.00%) Degree
11 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (14.00%) High Availability
12 13 (13.00%) Relational Database
12 13 (13.00%) .NET
12 13 (13.00%) HTML
13 12 (12.00%) Visual Studio
13 12 (12.00%) Citrix
13 12 (12.00%) DMVPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (33.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.00%) RoboHelp
3 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Office 365
2 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) WAN
2 15 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (12.00%) DMVPN
4 11 (11.00%) DNS
4 11 (11.00%) Network Security
5 10 (10.00%) DHCP
5 10 (10.00%) Firewall
6 7 (7.00%) HTTP
6 7 (7.00%) LAN
7 6 (6.00%) FTP
7 6 (6.00%) ICMP
7 6 (6.00%) IPv4
7 6 (6.00%) IPv6
7 6 (6.00%) POP3
7 6 (6.00%) SMTP
7 6 (6.00%) SNMP
7 6 (6.00%) VPN
8 5 (5.00%) SAN
9 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.00%) Automotive
3 4 (4.00%) Electronics
3 4 (4.00%) Local Government
4 3 (3.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Analyst
2 17 (17.00%) IT Support
3 15 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 13 (13.00%) Administrator
5 12 (12.00%) Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Network Administrator
6 11 (11.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (11.00%) Graduate
7 10 (10.00%) Junior
8 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Junior Developer
9 7 (7.00%) IT Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) IT Technician
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Administrator
9 7 (7.00%) Software Tester
9 7 (7.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) .NET
1 13 (13.00%) HTML
2 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (9.00%) CSS
2 9 (9.00%) Web Services
3 8 (8.00%) Ajax
3 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (8.00%) HTML5
3 8 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (8.00%) WPF
4 3 (3.00%) XML
5 1 (1.00%) EDI
5 1 (1.00%) jQuery
5 1 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (7.00%) FMCG
4 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.00%) LLPG
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (19.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.00%) Linux
7 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.00%) Android
8 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.00%) Unix
8 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.00%) High Availability
3 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (8.00%) MVC
4 8 (8.00%) OO
4 8 (8.00%) OOP
4 8 (8.00%) SIEM
4 8 (8.00%) SOA
4 8 (8.00%) TDD
5 6 (6.00%) Information Security
5 6 (6.00%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (6.00%) Network Architecture
5 6 (6.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (6.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (4.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.00%) C
4 9 (9.00%) C#
5 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.00%) VB
7 4 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.00%) Java
9 2 (2.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) COBOL
10 1 (1.00%) Delphi
10 1 (1.00%) Lua
10 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (23.00%) CCNP
3 17 (17.00%) CCNA
4 15 (15.00%) Degree
5 8 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.00%) SANS
6 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.00%) CISSP
7 6 (6.00%) GCIA
7 6 (6.00%) GCIH
8 5 (5.00%) ISEB
8 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.00%) MCP
10 2 (2.00%) CREST Certified
10 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) MCITP
10 2 (2.00%) MCSA
10 2 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.00%) Cisco
3 12 (12.00%) Citrix
3 12 (12.00%) Riverbed
4 10 (10.00%) SAP
5 8 (8.00%) VMware
6 4 (4.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle
7 3 (3.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.00%) Juniper
7 3 (3.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.00%) Adobe
8 2 (2.00%) Google
8 2 (2.00%) Veeam
9 1 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.00%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) Sophos
9 1 (1.00%) WatchGuard
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago