Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 177 195 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.48% 13.84% 13.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.24% 60.94% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 148 181 195
Coventry median annual salary £31,500 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -32.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,800 £53,250 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% -1.41%

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

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 252 320 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 19.19% 22.71% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 209 273 258
Coventry median annual salary £34,750 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.47% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,250 £22,175
90th Percentile £51,300 £53,700 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Coventry

Windows
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Windows in Coventry

Windows
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows.

1 79 (44.63%) Windows Server
2 78 (44.07%) ITIL
3 69 (38.98%) Microsoft
4 57 (32.20%) Active Directory
5 40 (22.60%) Linux
6 36 (20.34%) VMware
7 35 (19.77%) Windows 7
8 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (15.82%) SQL
10 26 (14.69%) Microsoft Office
11 24 (13.56%) Citrix
11 24 (13.56%) Windows 10
12 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
13 22 (12.43%) Cisco
14 21 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (10.17%) PowerShell
16 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (9.60%) Data Centre
16 17 (9.60%) Firewall
16 17 (9.60%) C#
17 16 (9.04%) Oracle
17 16 (9.04%) SAN
17 16 (9.04%) Service Management
17 16 (9.04%) Retail
17 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (9.04%) SCCM
18 15 (8.47%) Degree
18 15 (8.47%) .NET
18 15 (8.47%) SharePoint
18 15 (8.47%) MS Exchange

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 15 (8.47%) MS Exchange
1 15 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.34%) IIS
3 6 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.69%) Apache
4 3 (1.69%) CMS
4 3 (1.69%) nginx
4 3 (1.69%) Orchard CMS
5 2 (1.13%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.56%) Confluence
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Kinematics
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.69%) CATIA
6 2 (1.13%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) BPCS
2 4 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.13%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.65%) Office 365
3 7 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.26%) SaaS
5 3 (1.69%) IaaS
6 2 (1.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) Firewall
2 16 (9.04%) SAN
3 15 (8.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (7.34%) DNS
5 10 (5.65%) DHCP
6 8 (4.52%) VPN
7 7 (3.95%) Internet
8 6 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.26%) Bluetooth
9 4 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.26%) LAN
9 4 (2.26%) SSH
9 4 (2.26%) WAN
10 3 (1.69%) SNMP
10 3 (1.69%) SSL
11 2 (1.13%) FTP
11 2 (1.13%) HTTP
11 2 (1.13%) SMTP
11 2 (1.13%) Symposium
11 2 (1.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.82%) DB2
5 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.13%) Looker
6 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.69%) JIRA
2 3 (1.69%) jMock
2 3 (1.69%) JUnit
2 3 (1.69%) Mockito
3 2 (1.13%) AccuRev
3 2 (1.13%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.13%) GoCD
3 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.13%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.13%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.56%) GDB
4 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.56%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (9.04%) Retail
2 11 (6.21%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.08%) Finance
4 8 (4.52%) Automotive
5 7 (3.95%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (21.47%) Analyst
2 23 (12.99%) Support Engineer
3 20 (11.30%) Developer
3 20 (11.30%) Service Analyst
3 20 (11.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (9.04%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (7.91%) Team Leader
6 13 (7.34%) Applications Support
6 13 (7.34%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.78%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 11 (6.21%) Desktop Support
8 11 (6.21%) IT Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) Service Desk Support
9 10 (5.65%) Technical Specialist
10 9 (5.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 9 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.47%) .NET
2 8 (4.52%) HTML
2 8 (4.52%) Spring
3 7 (3.95%) EDI
4 6 (3.39%) Entity Framework
5 5 (2.82%) J2EE
5 5 (2.82%) J2SE
5 5 (2.82%) Java SE
5 5 (2.82%) Servlets
5 5 (2.82%) Swing
6 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.69%) Ajax
6 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.69%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.69%) CSS
6 3 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.69%) jQuery
6 3 (1.69%) Spring MVC
6 3 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.52%) AS400
2 8 (4.52%) iSeries
3 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.26%) CMDB
3 4 (2.26%) EMV
3 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.69%) EPoS
5 2 (1.13%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.13%) Life Science
6 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 79 (44.63%) Windows Server
2 40 (22.60%) Linux
3 35 (19.77%) Windows 7
4 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (13.56%) Windows 10
6 21 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (7.34%) Unix
7 13 (7.34%) Windows XP
8 12 (6.78%) Windows Vista
9 11 (6.21%) Apple iOS
10 9 (5.08%) Android
11 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.69%) CentOS
12 3 (1.69%) Fedora
13 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.13%) SUSE
13 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.07%) ITIL
2 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (9.04%) Service Management
3 13 (7.34%) Incident Management
3 13 (7.34%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (7.34%) Project Management
4 12 (6.78%) ERP
4 12 (6.78%) ITIL V3
5 11 (6.21%) SDLC
6 9 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (4.52%) Change Control
7 8 (4.52%) DevOps
8 7 (3.95%) ITSM
8 7 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (3.95%) Scrum
8 7 (3.95%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.39%) MVC
9 6 (3.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.82%) SQL
2 18 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 17 (9.60%) C#
4 14 (7.91%) Java
5 6 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.82%) XAML
7 4 (2.26%) Perl
7 4 (2.26%) Python
8 3 (1.69%) C++
8 3 (1.69%) PHP
9 2 (1.13%) C
9 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.13%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (8.47%) Degree
2 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.69%) MCSE
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.13%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.13%) CISSP
5 2 (1.13%) ISSEP
5 2 (1.13%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) CCENT
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.69%) NIST 800
2 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) MISRA
3 1 (0.56%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 57 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.95%) XenApp
4 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.69%) Postfix
5 3 (1.69%) vSphere
6 2 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.56%) Docker
7 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.04%) SCCM
2 7 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.82%) Nagios
3 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.26%) Puppet
4 4 (2.26%) SCOM
4 4 (2.26%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.26%) Simpana
4 4 (2.26%) WSUS
5 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.69%) Control-M
6 2 (1.13%) Ansible
6 2 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.13%) HP Fortify
6 2 (1.13%) MOM
6 2 (1.13%) Nessus
7 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 69 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.34%) VMware
3 24 (13.56%) Citrix
4 22 (12.43%) Cisco
5 16 (9.04%) Oracle
6 11 (6.21%) IBM
7 10 (5.65%) Capita
8 8 (4.52%) HP
8 8 (4.52%) QAD
8 8 (4.52%) Remedy
9 7 (3.95%) BMC
9 7 (3.95%) SAP
10 6 (3.39%) Xamarin
11 5 (2.82%) F5
11 5 (2.82%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.82%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.26%) Adobe
12 4 (2.26%) CommVault
12 4 (2.26%) NetApp
13 3 (1.69%) Veeam