The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West / Cornwall
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 11.38% 39.56% 55.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 83.72% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 31
Median salary £24,500 £32,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.61% +54.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Cornwall with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cornwall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 43 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 26.02% 47.25% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 33
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall 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 Cornwall

Windows
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cornwall over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Bodmin +1 6 £24,500 +2.08%
Redruth 0 3 £18,500 -50.66%
St Ives -1 2 £40,000 -3.03%
Newquay - 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for Windows.

1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
1 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) Firewall
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) MS Office
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
8 7 (29.17%) 3PAR
8 7 (29.17%) Driving Licence
9 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
9 6 (25.00%) ITSM
9 6 (25.00%) MCITP
9 6 (25.00%) Service Management
10 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (20.83%) Sophos
10 5 (20.83%) Symantec
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.83%) ADSL
10 5 (20.83%) VoIP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) ADSL
4 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 3 (12.50%) PBX
6 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) SNMP
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) FTP
7 2 (8.33%) HTTP
7 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (8.33%) SMTP
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) CCTV
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) SUSE
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITSM
1 6 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (20.83%) Social Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Data Security
4 3 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
1 3 (12.50%) Python
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCITP
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) ISO22301
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
1 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.67%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) HP
4 7 (29.17%) 3PAR
5 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 5 (20.83%) Sophos
6 5 (20.83%) Symantec
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 3 (12.50%) Veeam
8 2 (8.33%) Remedy
8 2 (8.33%) Veritas
9 1 (4.17%) CA