The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.11% 23.50% 19.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.21% 93.48% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 41
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,750 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £42,500 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
Windows
West Midlands

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
67 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 29.39% 25.14% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 67
Average salary £32,500 £28,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% -13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester 0 19 £34,000 -2.15% 7
Redditch -11 11 £22,500 -19.64% 2
Malvern +1 6 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Evesham -7 2 £15,000 -70.00% 2
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 45 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (31.18%) VMware
4 28 (30.11%) C#
5 27 (29.03%) MS Excel
6 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
7 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
8 22 (23.66%) MS Office
9 20 (21.51%) Linux
9 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
9 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
10 19 (20.43%) Degree
11 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (18.28%) Hyper-V
13 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (17.20%) vSphere
13 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (16.13%) .NET
14 15 (16.13%) DNS
15 14 (15.05%) C++
16 13 (13.98%) MVC
17 12 (12.90%) Java
17 12 (12.90%) VB
17 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
17 12 (12.90%) LAN
17 12 (12.90%) WAN
17 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
18 11 (11.83%) OOP
18 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (10.75%) Agresso

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.68%) IIS
3 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.60%) JBoss
5 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.30%) Apache
8 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.23%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.15%) Node.js
9 2 (2.15%) nginx
9 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.08%) WordPress
10 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 22 (23.66%) MS Office
3 3 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.15%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.15%) RoboHelp
4 2 (2.15%) Simulink
4 2 (2.15%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) DNS
2 12 (12.90%) LAN
2 12 (12.90%) WAN
3 9 (9.68%) DHCP
3 9 (9.68%) SAN
4 8 (8.60%) Internet
4 8 (8.60%) BIG-IP
5 6 (6.45%) Firewall
6 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.30%) VPN
7 4 (4.30%) VLAN
7 4 (4.30%) Network Security
8 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.23%) SMTP
9 2 (2.15%) DDNS
9 2 (2.15%) Modbus
9 2 (2.15%) Profibus
9 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.15%) HTTP
9 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (8.60%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.45%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.38%) MySQL
6 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.23%) DTS
8 3 (3.23%) Ingres
8 3 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.08%) Informix
10 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) Hudson
3 8 (8.60%) Artifactory
3 8 (8.60%) Maven
3 8 (8.60%) Ant
3 8 (8.60%) CruiseControl
3 8 (8.60%) Mercurial
4 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.60%) Retail
2 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (2.15%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Developer
2 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
2 12 (12.90%) Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Junior
5 7 (7.53%) DBA
5 7 (7.53%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Report Specialist
9 3 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) XML
3 7 (7.53%) HTML
4 5 (5.38%) HTML5
5 3 (3.23%) JSON
5 3 (3.23%) Web Services
5 3 (3.23%) ODBC
5 3 (3.23%) ActiveX
5 3 (3.23%) DAO
5 3 (3.23%) WCF
5 3 (3.23%) WPF
5 3 (3.23%) OLE
5 3 (3.23%) ADO
5 3 (3.23%) COM
6 2 (2.15%) DCOM
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
6 2 (2.15%) J2EE
6 2 (2.15%) MFC
6 2 (2.15%) LAMP
6 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Client/Server
1 8 (8.60%) IVR
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.15%) Physics
4 2 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.15%) VHDL
5 1 (1.08%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
1 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
2 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.30%) UNIX
4 4 (4.30%) Android
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.98%) MVC
2 11 (11.83%) OOP
3 9 (9.68%) Information Security
4 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (8.60%) DevOps
5 7 (7.53%) OO
6 6 (6.45%) Benchmarking
6 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.38%) Software Deployment
7 5 (5.38%) System Testing
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.23%) UML
9 3 (3.23%) Business Development
10 2 (2.15%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (2.15%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.15%) Manual Testing
10 2 (2.15%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.15%) Android Development
10 2 (2.15%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 28 (30.11%) C#
3 14 (15.05%) C++
4 12 (12.90%) Java
4 12 (12.90%) VB
4 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.68%) VBScript
5 9 (9.68%) Python
5 9 (9.68%) Perl
5 9 (9.68%) PHP
6 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.60%) Delphi
6 8 (8.60%) MUMPS
7 7 (7.53%) C
8 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.23%) MapBasic
11 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.15%) VBA
11 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.23%) MCSE
4 3 (3.23%) MCITP
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.15%) MCSA
5 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.15%) QA
1 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.28%) Hyper-V
3 16 (17.20%) vSphere
4 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.30%) XenServer
7 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.15%) XenApp
9 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) Nessus
4 1 (1.08%) Nmap
4 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 45 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (31.18%) VMware
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle
4 7 (7.53%) Citrix
5 6 (6.45%) Dell
6 3 (3.23%) HP
6 3 (3.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) Apple
7 2 (2.15%) Intel
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.08%) Sophos
8 1 (1.08%) Avaya
8 1 (1.08%) NetApp
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: 43,000
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £27,924 to £29,558 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Worcester
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Evesham
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Salary: £15000 per annum + Benefits
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