Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 174 154 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.05% 12.34% 12.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.16% 53.85% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 157 175 179
Coventry median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £18,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,100 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 263 286 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 19.73% 22.92% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 218 248 278
Coventry median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £18,375 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,800 £57,875 £56,625
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 86 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 78 (44.83%) ITIL
3 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
4 63 (36.21%) Windows Server
5 55 (31.61%) VMware
6 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (20.69%) Windows 10
7 35 (20.11%) Windows 7
7 35 (20.11%) SLA
8 33 (18.97%) Citrix
8 33 (18.97%) Office 365
9 31 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (17.24%) SharePoint
11 28 (16.09%) ITIL V3
12 27 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (14.37%) Data Centre
14 23 (13.22%) WAN
14 23 (13.22%) LAN
15 22 (12.64%) MS Exchange
15 22 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (12.07%) Cisco
17 20 (11.49%) SQL Server
18 19 (10.92%) SQL
18 19 (10.92%) SCCM
18 19 (10.92%) XenApp
18 19 (10.92%) Data Protection
19 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
19 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery

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 30 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 22 (12.64%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
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%) IIS
6 2 (1.15%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.72%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.72%) CATIA
2 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.72%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) ENOVIA
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.97%) Office 365
2 27 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.30%) IaaS
5 4 (2.30%) PaaS
5 4 (2.30%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.57%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.22%) LAN
1 23 (13.22%) WAN
2 15 (8.62%) Remote Desktop
3 13 (7.47%) Internet
3 13 (7.47%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (6.90%) Firewall
5 11 (6.32%) VPN
6 10 (5.75%) DHCP
6 10 (5.75%) DNS
7 8 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.30%) SAN
9 2 (1.15%) Skype
9 2 (1.15%) SSL
10 1 (0.57%) DMVPN
10 1 (0.57%) HSRP
10 1 (0.57%) Network Security
10 1 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.57%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.72%) Spatial Data
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.15%) Power BI
4 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.72%) Android Studio
2 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.15%) GoCD
4 1 (0.57%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.57%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.57%) GDB
4 1 (0.57%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.57%) sqlmap
General
1 9 (5.17%) Finance
1 9 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.72%) Retail
4 2 (1.15%) Advertising
4 2 (1.15%) Automotive
4 2 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.57%) Front Office
5 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (24.14%) Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Desktop Support
3 24 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 19 (10.92%) Team Leader
5 17 (9.77%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (9.77%) Support Team Leader
6 16 (9.20%) Consultant
6 16 (9.20%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 16 (9.20%) Desktop Team Leader
7 15 (8.62%) Service Analyst
7 15 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) Operations Analyst
10 12 (6.90%) Trainee
10 12 (6.90%) Trainee Analyst
10 12 (6.90%) Trainee Operations Analyst
11 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Service Desk Support
11 9 (5.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) .NET
2 5 (2.87%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.30%) WPF
4 2 (1.15%) Spring
4 2 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (1.15%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.57%) LDAP
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
5 1 (0.57%) OAuth
5 1 (0.57%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.62%) iSeries
2 15 (8.62%) User Experience
3 14 (8.05%) AS400
4 10 (5.75%) Private Cloud
4 10 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.02%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.15%) Clustering
9 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.15%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.57%) Online Games
10 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.21%) Windows Server
2 36 (20.69%) Windows 10
3 35 (20.11%) Windows 7
4 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (9.77%) Windows XP
7 15 (8.62%) Linux
8 12 (6.90%) Windows Vista
9 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.02%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.30%) Android
12 4 (2.30%) Unix
13 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.15%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.83%) ITIL
2 28 (16.09%) ITIL V3
3 22 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (10.92%) Data Protection
5 18 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.77%) Analytics
6 17 (9.77%) Collaborative Working
6 17 (9.77%) Presales
7 16 (9.20%) Service Management
8 15 (8.62%) Application Virtualisation
8 15 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (8.62%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 15 (8.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 15 (8.62%) Product Management
9 14 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (5.75%) Change Control
11 9 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.17%) Project Management
12 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.92%) SQL
2 17 (9.77%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.75%) C#
4 7 (4.02%) Python
5 4 (2.30%) C++
5 4 (2.30%) Java
6 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.15%) C
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.17%) MCSA
3 9 (5.17%) MCSE
4 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.72%) MCITP
6 2 (1.15%) CCNA
6 2 (1.15%) CCNP
6 2 (1.15%) MCP
6 2 (1.15%) MCTS
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.11%) SLA
2 7 (4.02%) 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 20000
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 31 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.92%) XenApp
4 16 (9.20%) XenDesktop
5 15 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (8.62%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.57%) Docker
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) SCCM
2 17 (9.77%) NetBackup
3 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (8.62%) SCDPM
3 15 (8.62%) SCOrch
3 15 (8.62%) SCSM
3 15 (8.62%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.57%) CASB
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.57%) Nmap
5 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 86 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 55 (31.61%) VMware
3 33 (18.97%) Citrix
4 21 (12.07%) Cisco
5 17 (9.77%) ServiceNow
6 14 (8.05%) IBM
7 13 (7.47%) HP
8 12 (6.90%) Capita
9 6 (3.45%) Adobe
9 6 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.87%) NetApp
11 4 (2.30%) Mitel
11 4 (2.30%) WatchGuard
11 4 (2.30%) Xamarin
12 3 (1.72%) Avaya
12 3 (1.72%) Oracle
12 3 (1.72%) Symantec
13 2 (1.15%) Aruba
13 2 (1.15%) Remedy
14 1 (0.57%) Veeam