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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 49 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.80% 18.22% 18.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.47% 72.31% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 41
Median salary £21,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
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
76 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.41% 25.19% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 41
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 19 £21,000 -35.38% 3
Bromsgrove -4 10 £19,250 -54.43% 1
Malvern -8 8 £25,000 -45.05% 2
Redditch +9 6 £27,500 -15.38%
Kidderminster - 3 £35,000 -
Stourport-on-Severn - 2 £32,500 -
Droitwich - 1 - -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 71 (55.04%) Microsoft
2 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 36 (27.91%) Windows Server
4 31 (24.03%) SQL
5 30 (23.26%) C#
5 30 (23.26%) C++
5 30 (23.26%) VMware
6 29 (22.48%) MS Office
7 28 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (20.93%) .NET
8 27 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
9 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (18.60%) Office 365
10 24 (18.60%) C
11 23 (17.83%) HTML
11 23 (17.83%) Java
11 23 (17.83%) OO
11 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET
11 23 (17.83%) WPF
12 22 (17.05%) HTML5
12 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.05%) OOP
13 21 (16.28%) Linux
14 20 (15.50%) vSphere
15 19 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
15 19 (14.73%) ITIL
15 19 (14.73%) Backup Exec
16 18 (13.95%) SQL Server

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 16 (12.40%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.08%) Confluence
3 12 (9.30%) IIS
3 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.75%) Apache Spark
4 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (22.48%) MS Office
2 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.60%) Office 365
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) Firewall
1 12 (9.30%) LAN
1 12 (9.30%) WAN
2 11 (8.53%) Internet
3 8 (6.20%) VPN
4 7 (5.43%) DHCP
4 7 (5.43%) DNS
5 5 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.33%) ADSL
7 3 (2.33%) VoIP
8 2 (1.55%) BGP
8 2 (1.55%) Network Security
8 2 (1.55%) OSPF
8 2 (1.55%) SNMP
8 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.55%) VLAN
9 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (8.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.75%) Apache Accumulo
3 10 (7.75%) Big Data
3 10 (7.75%) Hadoop
3 10 (7.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (7.75%) Neo4j
4 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.55%) MySQL
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) JIRA
2 11 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.55%) Clang
3 2 (1.55%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.55%) Xcode
General
1 5 (3.88%) Legal
2 2 (1.55%) Games
2 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (17.83%) Developer
2 16 (12.40%) Software Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Desktop Support
4 11 (8.53%) Graduate
4 11 (8.53%) IT Support
5 10 (7.75%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Big Data Developer
5 10 (7.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) IT Technician
6 9 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Junior
7 8 (6.20%) Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Junior C# Software Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Junior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.93%) .NET
2 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (17.83%) HTML
2 23 (17.83%) WPF
3 22 (17.05%) HTML5
4 15 (11.63%) MFC
5 13 (10.08%) OpenCL
5 13 (10.08%) WinForms
6 10 (7.75%) CSS
6 10 (7.75%) Kafka
6 10 (7.75%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (6.98%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (6.98%) Web Services
8 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.33%) Ajax
10 2 (1.55%) Qt
10 2 (1.55%) STL
10 2 (1.55%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.40%) Driving Licence
3 13 (10.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 13 (10.08%) Fat Client
3 13 (10.08%) Thin Client
3 13 (10.08%) VHDL
4 10 (7.75%) Internet of Things
5 7 (5.43%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.33%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.55%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.55%) Ergonomics
8 2 (1.55%) Physics
9 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.78%) Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) PDA
9 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.91%) Windows Server
2 21 (16.28%) Linux
3 19 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.63%) Mac OS X
4 15 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
6 11 (8.53%) Windows 10
7 9 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.20%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.55%) Android
10 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.78%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.78%) Unix
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) OO
3 22 (17.05%) OOP
4 19 (14.73%) ITIL
4 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
6 13 (10.08%) Open Source
6 13 (10.08%) Waterfall
6 13 (10.08%) Web Development
7 11 (8.53%) TDD
8 10 (7.75%) Analytics
8 10 (7.75%) Open Source Development
9 7 (5.43%) MVC
10 6 (4.65%) Coaching
10 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.65%) High Availability
10 6 (4.65%) Migration
11 5 (3.88%) Patch Management
11 5 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.88%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) SQL
2 30 (23.26%) C#
2 30 (23.26%) C++
3 24 (18.60%) C
4 23 (17.83%) Java
5 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.08%) Perl
6 13 (10.08%) Ruby
6 13 (10.08%) Scala
7 5 (3.88%) VB
8 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Degree
2 14 (10.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (10.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.08%) DV Cleared
3 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.98%) MCITP
4 9 (6.98%) MCSA
4 9 (6.98%) MCSE
4 9 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.88%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.55%) CCDP
7 2 (1.55%) CCIE
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.78%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.88%) TickIT
3 4 (3.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.50%) vSphere
4 15 (11.63%) Hyper-V
5 10 (7.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.78%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (14.73%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.88%) SCOM
3 4 (3.10%) SCCM
4 2 (1.55%) Nagios
4 2 (1.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (55.04%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.26%) VMware
3 16 (12.40%) Citrix
3 16 (12.40%) SAP
3 16 (12.40%) Veeam
4 13 (10.08%) Atlassian
5 11 (8.53%) Cisco
6 10 (7.75%) IBM
6 10 (7.75%) Oracle
7 6 (4.65%) Symantec
8 4 (3.10%) HP
8 4 (3.10%) Juniper
9 2 (1.55%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.55%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.78%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (0.78%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.78%) WatchGuard
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Malvern
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago