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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 12.30% 15.49% 11.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.64% 75.41% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 29
Median salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
56 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.67% 20.54% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 29
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,596
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 13 £21,000 -40.00% 2
Bromsgrove -6 10 £20,000 -52.66% 2
Malvern 0 5 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Redditch +12 4 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Kidderminster - 4 £35,000 - 1
Droitwich - 2 £23,500 - 2
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
3 34 (27.64%) SQL
3 34 (27.64%) Windows Server
4 30 (24.39%) MS Office
5 29 (23.58%) .NET
6 28 (22.76%) C#
6 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
7 26 (21.14%) VMware
8 25 (20.33%) Office 365
9 24 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (17.89%) Degree
10 22 (17.89%) WPF
10 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET
10 22 (17.89%) C++
10 22 (17.89%) HTML
11 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
11 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (16.26%) HTML5
12 20 (16.26%) ITIL
13 19 (15.45%) OOP
13 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
13 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (14.63%) C
14 18 (14.63%) vSphere
15 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (13.82%) Java
15 17 (13.82%) OO
15 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
16 16 (13.01%) Backup Exec

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 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) IIS
3 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.69%) Apache Spark
4 7 (5.69%) Confluence
4 7 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Office
2 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.33%) Office 365
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) WAN
2 13 (10.57%) LAN
3 12 (9.76%) Firewall
4 9 (7.32%) DHCP
4 9 (7.32%) DNS
5 8 (6.50%) Internet
5 8 (6.50%) VPN
6 5 (4.07%) ADSL
6 5 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.63%) BGP
8 2 (1.63%) Network Security
8 2 (1.63%) OSPF
8 2 (1.63%) SNMP
8 2 (1.63%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.63%) VoIP
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.81%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.69%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (5.69%) Big Data
4 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.69%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (5.69%) Neo4j
5 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.63%) QGIS
8 1 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.69%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) Clang
4 2 (1.63%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.63%) Xcode
General
1 5 (4.07%) Legal
2 3 (2.44%) Local Government
3 2 (1.63%) Finance
3 2 (1.63%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (13.82%) Developer
2 14 (11.38%) Software Engineer
3 13 (10.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (9.76%) Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Graduate
4 12 (9.76%) IT Support
5 11 (8.94%) Desktop Support
5 11 (8.94%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) IT Technician
7 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (5.69%) Big Data Developer
8 7 (5.69%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) IT Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Junior
9 6 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.58%) .NET
2 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET
2 22 (17.89%) HTML
2 22 (17.89%) WPF
3 20 (16.26%) HTML5
4 13 (10.57%) MFC
5 11 (8.94%) CSS
5 11 (8.94%) WinForms
6 9 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (7.32%) Web Services
7 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.69%) Kafka
7 7 (5.69%) OpenCL
7 7 (5.69%) ZeroMQ
8 4 (3.25%) Ajax
9 2 (1.63%) OpenGL
9 2 (1.63%) Qt
9 2 (1.63%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.20%) Driving Licence
3 11 (8.94%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (8.94%) Fat Client
3 11 (8.94%) Thin Client
4 8 (6.50%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.69%) Internet of Things
5 7 (5.69%) VHDL
6 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.44%) LLPG
8 2 (1.63%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.63%) Ergonomics
8 2 (1.63%) Physics
9 1 (0.81%) Blog
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) PDA
9 1 (0.81%) Psychology
9 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.64%) Windows Server
2 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (12.20%) Linux
4 14 (11.38%) Windows 8
5 13 (10.57%) Windows XP
6 11 (8.94%) Windows 10
7 10 (8.13%) Mac OS X
8 9 (7.32%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.07%) Unix
11 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.63%) CentOS
12 2 (1.63%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.63%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.81%) Android
13 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.26%) ITIL
3 19 (15.45%) OOP
4 17 (13.82%) OO
5 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
6 13 (10.57%) Web Development
7 12 (9.76%) TDD
8 7 (5.69%) Analytics
8 7 (5.69%) Coaching
8 7 (5.69%) High Availability
8 7 (5.69%) MVC
8 7 (5.69%) Open Source
8 7 (5.69%) Open Source Development
8 7 (5.69%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.07%) Patch Management
9 5 (4.07%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.07%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.07%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.07%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.64%) SQL
2 28 (22.76%) C#
3 22 (17.89%) C++
4 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.63%) C
6 17 (13.82%) Java
7 7 (5.69%) Perl
7 7 (5.69%) Ruby
7 7 (5.69%) Scala
7 7 (5.69%) VB
8 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Degree
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.69%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.69%) MCITP
5 7 (5.69%) MCSA
5 7 (5.69%) MCSE
6 6 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.07%) DBS Check
8 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.63%) CCDP
9 2 (1.63%) CCIE
9 2 (1.63%) VCP5
10 1 (0.81%) CCNA
10 1 (0.81%) CCNP
10 1 (0.81%) ECDL
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
10 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.88%) QA
3 4 (3.25%) SLA
3 4 (3.25%) TickIT
4 3 (2.44%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.63%) vSphere
4 12 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.81%) XenApp
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.07%) SCOM
3 2 (1.63%) Nagios
3 2 (1.63%) SCCM
3 2 (1.63%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.14%) VMware
3 14 (11.38%) SAP
4 13 (10.57%) Veeam
5 11 (8.94%) Cisco
5 11 (8.94%) Citrix
5 11 (8.94%) Oracle
6 7 (5.69%) Atlassian
6 7 (5.69%) IBM
7 6 (4.88%) Symantec
8 3 (2.44%) HP
8 3 (2.44%) Juniper
9 2 (1.63%) Dell
9 2 (1.63%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (1.63%) Mapinfo
9 2 (1.63%) NetApp
9 2 (1.63%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.63%) Sourcefire
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
The Elms School
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Droitwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago