Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 174 142 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 12.84% 11.57% 12.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.77% 52.99% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 155 126 174
Coventry median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% -10.96% +4.29%
10th Percentile £18,125 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,650 £55,375 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% -

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 253 268 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.67% 21.84% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 209 233 271
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £18,250 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,347 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.39% -4.00% +7.14%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Windows.

1 82 (47.13%) Microsoft
2 78 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 76 (43.68%) ITIL
4 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
5 50 (28.74%) VMware
6 31 (17.82%) Office 365
7 30 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (17.24%) Citrix
8 29 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (16.09%) Windows 7
9 28 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (14.94%) Windows 10
10 26 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
11 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (12.07%) Cisco
12 21 (12.07%) Capita
13 20 (11.49%) XenApp
14 19 (10.92%) Data Protection
14 19 (10.92%) Linux
15 18 (10.34%) SQL Server
15 18 (10.34%) Data Centre
16 17 (9.77%) MS Exchange
16 17 (9.77%) Firewall
17 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
18 15 (8.62%) SCCM
18 15 (8.62%) SQL
19 14 (8.05%) WAN
19 14 (8.05%) Wi-Fi
19 14 (8.05%) SCOrch
19 14 (8.05%) Mobile Device Management

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 17 (9.77%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.87%) IIS
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.30%) AutoCAD
3 4 (2.30%) CATIA
3 4 (2.30%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) ENOVIA
1 4 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) BPCS
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.82%) Office 365
2 28 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.87%) IaaS
4 5 (2.87%) PaaS
5 4 (2.30%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.77%) Firewall
2 14 (8.05%) WAN
2 14 (8.05%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (7.47%) LAN
4 10 (5.75%) DNS
4 10 (5.75%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (5.17%) DHCP
5 9 (5.17%) SAN
6 8 (4.60%) Internet
6 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.87%) VPN
8 4 (2.30%) Bluetooth
8 4 (2.30%) SSL
9 3 (1.72%) SNMP
9 3 (1.72%) SSH
10 2 (1.15%) Skype
10 2 (1.15%) SMTP
10 2 (1.15%) Telnet
10 2 (1.15%) VoIP
10 2 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) Power BI
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.30%) GoCD
2 4 (2.30%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.72%) AccuRev
3 3 (1.72%) JIRA
3 3 (1.72%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.57%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.57%) GDB
4 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.57%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (6.90%) Finance
2 8 (4.60%) Retail
2 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.72%) Automotive
4 3 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.15%) Advertising
5 2 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (27.59%) Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Service Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (12.64%) 1st Line Support
4 16 (9.20%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.62%) Service Desk Support
5 15 (8.62%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 14 (8.05%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 14 (8.05%) Team Leader
7 13 (7.47%) Applications Support
8 12 (6.90%) Consultant
8 12 (6.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 10 (5.75%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (5.75%) Developer
9 10 (5.75%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.75%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.60%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (4.60%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.17%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) Entity Framework
3 4 (2.30%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.72%) Web Services
4 3 (1.72%) XML
5 2 (1.15%) Spring
6 1 (0.57%) EDI
6 1 (0.57%) JSON
6 1 (0.57%) LDAP
6 1 (0.57%) Middleware
6 1 (0.57%) OAuth
6 1 (0.57%) OpenID
6 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.75%) AS400
2 10 (5.75%) iSeries
2 10 (5.75%) User Experience
3 7 (4.02%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.87%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.30%) CMDB
6 4 (2.30%) EMV
6 4 (2.30%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.72%) Clustering
8 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (44.83%) Windows Server
2 29 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (16.09%) Windows 7
4 26 (14.94%) Windows 10
5 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.92%) Linux
7 11 (6.32%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.75%) Windows Vista
9 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
9 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.02%) Android
10 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.02%) Unix
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.15%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.57%) CentOS
12 1 (0.57%) Fedora
12 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (43.68%) ITIL
2 19 (10.92%) Data Protection
3 14 (8.05%) Mobile Device Management
4 12 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 12 (6.90%) Presales
4 12 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 11 (6.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 10 (5.75%) Application Virtualisation
6 10 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (5.75%) Change Control
6 10 (5.75%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (5.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 10 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (5.75%) Performance Metrics
6 10 (5.75%) Product Management
6 10 (5.75%) Service Management
7 9 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.17%) DevOps
8 7 (4.02%) Change Management
8 7 (4.02%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.62%) SQL
3 13 (7.47%) C#
4 5 (2.87%) Python
4 5 (2.87%) XAML
5 4 (2.30%) Java
6 3 (1.72%) C
6 3 (1.72%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.15%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (6.90%) Degree
2 10 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.45%) MCSE
4 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.30%) MCSA
6 3 (1.72%) CCNA
6 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.15%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCENT
8 1 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) SLA
2 5 (2.87%) PMO
3 3 (1.72%) IEC 62304
4 2 (1.15%) ISO 26262
4 2 (1.15%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) GCP
5 1 (0.57%) GDPR
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.57%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.49%) XenApp
4 12 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 10 (5.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (5.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (5.75%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.87%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.15%) Docker
7 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.57%) Postfix
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) SCCM
2 14 (8.05%) SCOrch
3 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (5.75%) SCDPM
4 10 (5.75%) SCSM
4 10 (5.75%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.87%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.15%) Ansible
7 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.15%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.15%) Puppet
7 2 (1.15%) Simpana
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.57%) Nagios
8 1 (0.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 82 (47.13%) Microsoft
2 50 (28.74%) VMware
3 30 (17.24%) Citrix
4 21 (12.07%) Capita
4 21 (12.07%) Cisco
5 13 (7.47%) HP
6 10 (5.75%) IBM
7 9 (5.17%) Remedy
8 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.45%) Xamarin
10 4 (2.30%) BMC
11 3 (1.72%) NetApp
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle
11 3 (1.72%) Symantec
11 3 (1.72%) Veeam
12 2 (1.15%) Aruba
12 2 (1.15%) Avaya
12 2 (1.15%) CommVault
12 2 (1.15%) Ivanti
12 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds