Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows
Staffordshire > Lichfield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 13.89% 29.32% 17.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.96% 75.00% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 26
Lichfield median annual salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.29% - +55.56%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £36,100 £43,000 £50,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £26,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.87% -3.08% -

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 Lichfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lichfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 15.97% 39.10% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 29
Lichfield median annual salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.07% -3.57% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Lichfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Lichfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Salary trend for Windows in Lichfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Lichfield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lichfield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) MCSA
4 5 (25.00%) IIS
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
5 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lichfield 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) WCF
1 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) MVC
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSA
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCENT
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle