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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.73% 14.41% 19.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.52% 70.83% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54 31 42
Median salary £31,500 £33,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,750 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
61 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.20% 20.34% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61 45 49
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +9 25 £31,500 -14.28% 2
Bromsgrove -1 10 £28,000 -37.77% 1
Redditch +13 5 £27,500 +19.56%
Malvern -2 3 £48,000 +92.00%
Kidderminster - 3 £18,000 - 1
Droitwich - 2 £29,250 -
Evesham - 1 £37,500 -
Stourport-on-Severn - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 33 (34.38%) SQL
3 28 (29.17%) MS Excel
4 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
5 21 (21.88%) .NET
6 20 (20.83%) MS Office
7 19 (19.79%) Office 365
8 16 (16.67%) Degree
9 15 (15.63%) ITIL
9 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
10 14 (14.58%) Oracle
10 14 (14.58%) Cisco
10 14 (14.58%) WAN
10 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (13.54%) Windows 8
11 13 (13.54%) C#
11 13 (13.54%) Windows 10
12 12 (12.50%) VB.NET
12 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
13 11 (11.46%) VB
13 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
13 11 (11.46%) Unix
14 10 (10.42%) OOP
14 10 (10.42%) Windows XP
14 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
14 10 (10.42%) WPF
15 9 (9.38%) PowerShell

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 9 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.29%) IIS
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.08%) Confluence
4 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.83%) MS Office
3 4 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Office 365
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) WAN
2 9 (9.38%) LAN
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (8.33%) DHCP
3 8 (8.33%) DNS
4 7 (7.29%) Firewall
5 5 (5.21%) ADSL
5 5 (5.21%) DMVPN
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.13%) Internet
6 3 (3.13%) Network Security
6 3 (3.13%) SAN
7 1 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.13%) QGIS
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.08%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.08%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) Clang
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) Xcode
4 1 (1.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (9.38%) Local Government
2 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.21%) Automotive
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
4 3 (3.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Analyst
2 16 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) IT Support
4 10 (10.42%) Desktop Support
5 9 (9.38%) Applications Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 8 (8.33%) Tester
7 7 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Administrator
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) Graduate
8 6 (6.25%) Software Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Network Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Network Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) .NET
2 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.42%) WPF
4 9 (9.38%) HTML
5 8 (8.33%) HTML5
6 7 (7.29%) CSS
7 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.25%) Web Services
8 4 (4.17%) Ajax
8 4 (4.17%) MFC
9 2 (2.08%) Kafka
9 2 (2.08%) OpenCL
9 2 (2.08%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.08%) Qt
9 2 (2.08%) STL
9 2 (2.08%) WinForms
9 2 (2.08%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.29%) LLPG
3 6 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.25%) FMCG
4 3 (3.13%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Ergonomics
5 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.08%) VHDL
6 1 (1.04%) Blog
6 1 (1.04%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.04%) Physics
6 1 (1.04%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
2 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.54%) Windows 10
3 13 (13.54%) Windows 8
4 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 11 (11.46%) Unix
6 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.42%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.29%) Linux
8 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.13%) Android
9 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.08%) CentOS
10 2 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.42%) OOP
4 8 (8.33%) OO
4 8 (8.33%) TDD
5 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.25%) MVC
6 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.21%) Change Management
6 5 (5.21%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (5.21%) High Availability
6 5 (5.21%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.13%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.13%) ERP
8 3 (3.13%) Service Management
8 3 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) SQL
2 13 (13.54%) C#
3 12 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 11 (11.46%) VB
5 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.33%) C
6 8 (8.33%) C++
7 4 (4.17%) Java
8 3 (3.13%) VBScript
9 2 (2.08%) Perl
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby
9 2 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) CCNA
2 9 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.33%) CCNP
4 6 (6.25%) ISEB
4 6 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) MCSE
6 2 (2.08%) VCP5
6 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.04%) ECDL
7 1 (1.04%) MCITP
7 1 (1.04%) MCP
7 1 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) TickIT
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco
2 14 (14.58%) Oracle
3 7 (7.29%) SAP
4 5 (5.21%) Riverbed
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) 3PAR
5 3 (3.13%) HP
5 3 (3.13%) Juniper
5 3 (3.13%) Mapinfo
5 3 (3.13%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.08%) Citrix
6 2 (2.08%) Dell
6 2 (2.08%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.04%) WatchGuard
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago