The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 166 277 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.92% 11.22% 12.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.87% 64.12% 66.47%
Number of salaries quoted 145 233 194
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 282 432 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.15% 17.50% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 241 357 298
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Birmingham

Windows
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Windows in Birmingham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 153 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 132 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 127 (33.96%) Windows Server
4 104 (27.81%) VMware
5 98 (26.20%) Linux
6 88 (23.53%) Unix
7 84 (22.46%) SQL
8 77 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 72 (19.25%) ITIL
10 71 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
12 69 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (16.58%) Finance
13 62 (16.58%) MS Exchange
13 62 (16.58%) Data Centre
14 54 (14.44%) Hyper-V
15 53 (14.17%) Office 365
16 52 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 52 (13.90%) Firewall
17 51 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
18 50 (13.37%) Citrix
19 48 (12.83%) Cisco
20 46 (12.30%) .NET
20 46 (12.30%) Java
21 43 (11.50%) SCCM
21 43 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
22 41 (10.96%) Windows 7
23 40 (10.70%) JavaScript
23 40 (10.70%) MCSE
24 39 (10.43%) SAN

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 62 (16.58%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (3.74%) IIS
5 10 (2.67%) Apache
6 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (2.41%) JBoss
6 9 (2.41%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.14%) nginx
7 8 (2.14%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.87%) SAS
8 7 (1.87%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.53%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.53%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 51 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.48%) assyst
1 13 (3.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (2.14%) Magento
2 8 (2.14%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.60%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.53%) Workfront
6 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.17%) Office 365
2 43 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.34%) IaaS
5 5 (1.34%) SaaS
6 4 (1.07%) PaaS
7 2 (0.53%) Yammer
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.27%) G Suite
8 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.90%) Firewall
2 39 (10.43%) SAN
3 32 (8.56%) LAN
4 28 (7.49%) WAN
5 20 (5.35%) TCP/IP
6 16 (4.28%) DNS
7 15 (4.01%) Network Security
8 14 (3.74%) IPv4
8 14 (3.74%) NAS
9 13 (3.48%) DHCP
9 13 (3.48%) VPN
9 13 (3.48%) Wireless
10 12 (3.21%) IPsec
11 11 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (2.94%) Skype
12 10 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (2.67%) VLAN
13 7 (1.87%) FTP
13 7 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.42%) MySQL
3 22 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.14%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.07%) SQLite
11 4 (1.07%) ZAP BI
12 3 (0.80%) DB2
12 3 (0.80%) MS Access
12 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.41%) Selenium
3 7 (1.87%) Subversion
4 6 (1.60%) eggPlant
4 6 (1.60%) JBehave
4 6 (1.60%) JMeter
4 6 (1.60%) Moq
4 6 (1.60%) MSTest
4 6 (1.60%) NUnit
4 6 (1.60%) Ranorex
4 6 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (1.60%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.60%) SpecFlow
4 6 (1.60%) WATIR
5 4 (1.07%) Burp Suite
5 4 (1.07%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.07%) JUnit
5 4 (1.07%) TestNG
6 2 (0.53%) TestComplete
General
1 62 (16.58%) Finance
2 30 (8.02%) Retail
3 11 (2.94%) Banking
4 9 (2.41%) Games
5 8 (2.14%) International Banking
5 8 (2.14%) Legal
6 7 (1.87%) Law
6 7 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.34%) Advertising
7 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 4 (1.07%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) French Language
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (18.72%) Analyst
2 64 (17.11%) Developer
3 41 (10.96%) Support Engineer
4 37 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (6.95%) Support Analyst
6 25 (6.68%) IT Support
7 24 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (6.42%) Consultant
8 20 (5.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 20 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (5.08%) PHP Developer
10 16 (4.28%) .NET Developer
10 16 (4.28%) IT Analyst
11 14 (3.74%) SQL Developer
12 13 (3.48%) Data Centre Engineer
13 12 (3.21%) IT Support Analyst
13 12 (3.21%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.21%) Service Analyst
13 12 (3.21%) Service Desk Analyst
13 12 (3.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.30%) .NET
2 27 (7.22%) CSS
3 24 (6.42%) HTML
4 15 (4.01%) ASP.NET
4 15 (4.01%) jQuery
5 10 (2.67%) JSON
6 9 (2.41%) Java EE
6 9 (2.41%) LAMP
6 9 (2.41%) SOAP
7 8 (2.14%) Ajax
7 8 (2.14%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.14%) J2EE
7 8 (2.14%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (1.87%) Web Services
9 6 (1.60%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (1.60%) Gherkin
9 6 (1.60%) Spring.NET
9 6 (1.60%) WinForms
9 6 (1.60%) WPF
9 6 (1.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.58%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (2.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (2.67%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.14%) Fintech
9 7 (1.87%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.60%) iPad
10 6 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.07%) Clustering
12 3 (0.80%) Online Games
12 3 (0.80%) User Experience
13 2 (0.53%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 127 (33.96%) Windows Server
2 98 (26.20%) Linux
3 88 (23.53%) Unix
4 77 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (10.96%) Windows 7
7 29 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (7.22%) Windows 10
9 17 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 16 (4.28%) Apple iOS
11 14 (3.74%) Android
11 14 (3.74%) Mac OS
12 11 (2.94%) AIX
13 10 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.67%) Windows XP
14 8 (2.14%) Solaris
15 7 (1.87%) Windows Phone
16 5 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
18 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.25%) ITIL
2 39 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (7.22%) Service Delivery
4 26 (6.95%) Service Management
5 24 (6.42%) Process Improvement
6 21 (5.61%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (5.08%) SIEM
7 19 (5.08%) Web Development
8 18 (4.81%) Change Management
8 18 (4.81%) MVC
8 18 (4.81%) Project Management
9 16 (4.28%) ERP
9 16 (4.28%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (4.01%) DevOps
10 15 (4.01%) Problem Management
10 15 (4.01%) Scrum
10 15 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (3.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.46%) SQL
2 46 (12.30%) Java
3 40 (10.70%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.82%) C#
5 23 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 22 (5.88%) PHP
7 19 (5.08%) C
8 14 (3.74%) Perl
9 8 (2.14%) Python
9 8 (2.14%) VBScript
10 7 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.34%) C++
11 5 (1.34%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.80%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.53%) UniBasic
15 1 (0.27%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.70%) MCSE
3 26 (6.95%) Degree
4 20 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.28%) CCNA
5 16 (4.28%) CCNP
5 16 (4.28%) MCSA
6 12 (3.21%) CEH
6 12 (3.21%) CISM
6 12 (3.21%) CISSP
6 12 (3.21%) GIAC
7 11 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.94%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.67%) MCP
9 9 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.14%) GCIA
10 8 (2.14%) GCIH
10 8 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (2.14%) SANS
11 5 (1.34%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.61%) SLA
2 11 (2.94%) QA
3 5 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.80%) MISRA
6 1 (0.27%) BS7666
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.27%) MISRA C
System Software
1 132 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 71 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (14.44%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.08%) vSphere
5 15 (4.01%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (2.41%) Terminal Services
6 9 (2.41%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.87%) XenApp
9 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.07%) XenServer
11 3 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.80%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.27%) Firmware
13 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 43 (11.50%) SCCM
2 35 (9.36%) SCOM
3 19 (5.08%) Tivoli
4 8 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.14%) Puppet
5 6 (1.60%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.34%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.07%) Nagios
7 4 (1.07%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.80%) QRadar
9 2 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.53%) SCSM
9 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.53%) WSUS
10 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 153 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 104 (27.81%) VMware
3 50 (13.37%) Citrix
4 48 (12.83%) Cisco
5 34 (9.09%) HP
6 31 (8.29%) NetApp
7 20 (5.35%) Dell
8 19 (5.08%) Oracle
9 17 (4.55%) CheckPoint
10 16 (4.28%) SonicWALL
11 14 (3.74%) Veeam
12 13 (3.48%) Cognos
12 13 (3.48%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.94%) Sybase
14 10 (2.67%) Apple
14 10 (2.67%) IBM
14 10 (2.67%) SolarWinds
15 7 (1.87%) NEC
15 7 (1.87%) Xamarin
16 5 (1.34%) Symantec
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