Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 153 180 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 12.82% 13.29% 13.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.52% 63.60% 61.44%
Number of salaries quoted 150 194 180
Coventry median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -22.08%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,313 £20,975
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,875 £55,100
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.31% -7.14%

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 266 283 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 22.30% 20.90% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 235 234 271
Coventry median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,350 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,175 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -3.65%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 77 (50.33%) Microsoft
2 66 (43.14%) ITIL
3 55 (35.95%) Active Directory
4 51 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 45 (29.41%) VMware
6 36 (23.53%) SLA
6 36 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 36 (23.53%) ITIL V3
7 29 (18.95%) Microsoft Office
8 28 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (16.99%) Analytics
10 25 (16.34%) NetBackup
10 25 (16.34%) MS Exchange
10 25 (16.34%) ServiceNow
10 25 (16.34%) Office 365
10 25 (16.34%) Windows 7
10 25 (16.34%) Collaborative Working
11 24 (15.69%) Windows 10
12 22 (14.38%) SQL
13 21 (13.73%) SQL Server
13 21 (13.73%) LAN
13 21 (13.73%) WAN
13 21 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (13.07%) Citrix
15 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (10.46%) DNS
17 16 (10.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (10.46%) Agile Software Development

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 36 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 25 (16.34%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.61%) Confluence
6 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.31%) IIS
7 2 (1.31%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 29 (18.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.65%) CATIA
3 1 (0.65%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.34%) Office 365
2 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.73%) LAN
1 21 (13.73%) WAN
2 16 (10.46%) DNS
3 15 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.15%) DHCP
5 12 (7.84%) Firewall
6 11 (7.19%) Internet
7 10 (6.54%) VPN
8 9 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.23%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (3.27%) MPLS
10 5 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.96%) FTP
11 3 (1.96%) HTTP
11 3 (1.96%) SSH
12 2 (1.31%) Network Security
13 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.65%) SNMP
13 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) Spatial Data
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Android Studio
1 8 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.65%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.65%) GDB
4 1 (0.65%) GoCD
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.65%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.65%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.96%) Finance
3 3 (1.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) French Language
5 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (22.88%) Desktop Support
2 26 (16.99%) Support Engineer
2 26 (16.99%) Team Leader
3 25 (16.34%) Support Team Leader
4 24 (15.69%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 24 (15.69%) Desktop Team Leader
5 22 (14.38%) Analyst
6 17 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.15%) 1st Line Support
7 14 (9.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) 1st Line Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 11 (7.19%) Help Desk Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) Help Desk Support
8 11 (7.19%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.84%) .NET
2 10 (6.54%) WPF
3 2 (1.31%) SOAP
3 2 (1.31%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.31%) XML
3 2 (1.31%) XSLT
4 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) OAuth
4 1 (0.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.15%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.88%) iSeries
4 8 (5.23%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (5.23%) AS400
4 8 (5.23%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.23%) User Experience
5 6 (3.92%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.31%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.31%) Replication
7 2 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Handset
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Online Games
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 25 (16.34%) Windows 7
3 24 (15.69%) Windows 10
4 21 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (9.80%) Windows XP
7 11 (7.19%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.54%) Linux
8 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.88%) Android
10 6 (3.92%) Unix
10 6 (3.92%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.14%) ITIL
2 36 (23.53%) ITIL V3
3 28 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (16.99%) Analytics
5 25 (16.34%) Collaborative Working
6 18 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (9.80%) Service Management
9 10 (6.54%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 9 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 9 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 9 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.23%) Application Virtualisation
11 8 (5.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 8 (5.23%) Mathematics
11 8 (5.23%) PDM
11 8 (5.23%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) SQL
2 11 (7.19%) C#
2 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.23%) C++
3 8 (5.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.61%) Python
5 2 (1.31%) Java
5 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.80%) MCSE
3 11 (7.19%) MCSA
4 8 (5.23%) Degree
5 6 (3.92%) MCITP
6 4 (2.61%) CCNA
6 4 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.96%) MCP
7 3 (1.96%) MCTS
7 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (23.53%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.61%) GDPR
2 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.61%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) GCP
4 1 (0.65%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 55 (35.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.54%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (5.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (5.23%) XenApp
5 8 (5.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.31%) XenServer
8 1 (0.65%) Docker
8 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (16.34%) NetBackup
2 12 (7.84%) SCCM
3 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (5.88%) SCOrch
4 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (5.23%) SCDPM
4 8 (5.23%) SCSM
4 8 (5.23%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.27%) SCOM
6 2 (1.31%) WSUS
7 1 (0.65%) CASB
7 1 (0.65%) Control-M
7 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.65%) Nmap
7 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.65%) Puppet
7 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 77 (50.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.41%) VMware
3 25 (16.34%) ServiceNow
4 20 (13.07%) Citrix
5 13 (8.50%) Cisco
6 12 (7.84%) HP
7 8 (5.23%) IBM
7 8 (5.23%) Mitel
7 8 (5.23%) WatchGuard
7 8 (5.23%) Xamarin
8 7 (4.58%) Adobe
8 7 (4.58%) NetApp
9 6 (3.92%) Capita
10 3 (1.96%) Oracle
11 2 (1.31%) Hitachi
12 1 (0.65%) Apple
12 1 (0.65%) BMC
12 1 (0.65%) McAfee
12 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.65%) Remedy