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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Staffordshire / Lichfield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 15.00% 7.79% 12.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Median salary £42,500 £29,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.06% +40.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Lichfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 14 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lichfield 27.50% 18.18% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 7
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +80.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Lichfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lichfield citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (54.84%) SQL
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
3 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
4 10 (32.26%) Unix
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
4 10 (32.26%) DHCP
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
7 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
7 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 7 (22.58%) SUSE
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (22.58%) Logistics
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (12.90%) WCF
8 4 (12.90%) WPF
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis

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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DHCP
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) ISDN
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Support Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Applications Support
2 10 (32.26%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) WPF Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) WCF
2 4 (12.90%) WPF
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) SUSE
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
2 7 (22.58%) Logistics
2 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Mitel