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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 17 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 76 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.58% 27.44% 23.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.13% 80.00% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 42
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £18,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £43,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
87 95 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.58% 34.30% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 89 55
Median salary £36,875 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.74% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -21 16 £35,250 +15.57% 5
Malvern -5 9 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Bromsgrove -1 8 £39,000 +18.18% 2
Evesham - 4 £31,625 -
Redditch -8 2 £23,250 -8.82% 3
Droitwich - 1 £37,000 -
Kidderminster - 1 £28,791 - 1
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 33 (34.74%) Windows Server
3 28 (29.47%) Active Directory
4 27 (28.42%) Cisco
5 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (26.32%) ITIL
7 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
7 24 (25.26%) Windows 10
8 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (22.11%) CCNP
10 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (18.95%) WAN
11 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
12 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
13 16 (16.84%) High Availability
13 16 (16.84%) Linux
14 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.74%) HTML
15 14 (14.74%) MS Office
15 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
15 14 (14.74%) CCNA
15 14 (14.74%) Citrix
15 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (13.68%) Degree
16 13 (13.68%) Office 365
16 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
16 13 (13.68%) C#
16 13 (13.68%) .NET

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 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.21%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.74%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.11%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Office 365
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.42%) SaaS
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.05%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) WAN
2 13 (13.68%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (12.63%) DMVPN
4 10 (10.53%) Network Security
5 9 (9.47%) DNS
5 9 (9.47%) HTTP
6 7 (7.37%) DHCP
6 7 (7.37%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) Firewall
7 6 (6.32%) FTP
7 6 (6.32%) ICMP
7 6 (6.32%) IPv4
7 6 (6.32%) IPv6
7 6 (6.32%) LAN
7 6 (6.32%) POP3
7 6 (6.32%) SMTP
7 6 (6.32%) SNMP
8 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.16%) SAN
10 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
5 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.05%) GoCD
General
1 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.16%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
3 2 (2.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Analyst
2 17 (17.89%) IT Support
3 15 (15.79%) Administrator
4 13 (13.68%) Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Graduate
5 12 (12.63%) Network Administrator
6 11 (11.58%) Junior
7 9 (9.47%) Junior Developer
8 8 (8.42%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (8.42%) IT Technician
8 8 (8.42%) Junior .NET Developer
8 8 (8.42%) SOC Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) HTML
2 13 (13.68%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.58%) Web Services
4 10 (10.53%) CSS
5 9 (9.47%) WPF
6 8 (8.42%) Ajax
6 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (8.42%) HTML5
6 8 (8.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.16%) XML
8 1 (1.05%) EDI
8 1 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.05%) jQuery
8 1 (1.05%) WCF
8 1 (1.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.42%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) FMCG
5 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows Server
2 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (25.26%) Windows 10
4 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
6 16 (16.84%) Linux
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.26%) Android
8 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.11%) Unix
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) High Availability
3 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (10.53%) SIEM
5 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.47%) MVC
6 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.42%) OO
6 8 (8.42%) OOP
6 8 (8.42%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (8.42%) SOA
6 8 (8.42%) TDD
7 6 (6.32%) Information Security
7 6 (6.32%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (6.32%) Network Architecture
7 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.21%) ERP
8 4 (4.21%) SDLC
9 3 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.68%) C#
4 11 (11.58%) C
5 6 (6.32%) Java
6 5 (5.26%) VB
7 4 (4.21%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.16%) VB6
9 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) Jython
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.11%) Python
10 1 (1.05%) COBOL
10 1 (1.05%) Delphi
10 1 (1.05%) Lua
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.11%) CCNP
3 14 (14.74%) CCNA
4 13 (13.68%) Degree
5 8 (8.42%) GCIA
5 8 (8.42%) GCIH
5 8 (8.42%) SANS
6 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.32%) CISSP
7 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.21%) CREST Certified
9 4 (4.21%) GIAC
10 2 (2.11%) GREM
10 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
10 2 (2.11%) MCP
10 2 (2.11%) MCSA
10 2 (2.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 28 (29.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.21%) vSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Snort
6 1 (1.05%) Docker
6 1 (1.05%) Xen
6 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (8.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) Ansible
3 1 (1.05%) Graphite
3 1 (1.05%) Kibana
3 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.05%) logstash
3 1 (1.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.42%) Cisco
3 14 (14.74%) Citrix
4 12 (12.63%) Riverbed
4 12 (12.63%) VMware
5 9 (9.47%) SAP
6 3 (3.16%) Veeam
7 2 (2.11%) Adobe
7 2 (2.11%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.11%) Google
7 2 (2.11%) HP
7 2 (2.11%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle
8 1 (1.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
8 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Meraki
8 1 (1.05%) NetApp
8 1 (1.05%) Palo Alto
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Electro-comm
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Remote working
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Automation Training
Posted: 18 days ago