Windows Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft Windows
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring Windows skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows over the 6 months leading up to 20 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 13 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,198 776 1,202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.72% 9.97% 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.70% 66.72% 57.05%
Number of salaries quoted 864 555 1,029
10th Percentile £24,243 £24,750 £23,950
25th Percentile £26,250 £27,880 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £48,750 £53,875 £48,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +2.33% -4.44%

All Operating Systems
Midlands

Windows falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,562 1,163 2,107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 12.67% 14.94% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 774 1,472
10th Percentile £24,696 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £57,385
90th Percentile £61,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £46,958 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.56% - +5.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows in the Midlands

Windows
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows in the Midlands

Windows
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +7 684 £35,000 -12.50% 100
East Midlands +2 509 £34,000 -15.00% 68
Windows
England

Windows
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 189 (15.78%) Microsoft Exchange
2 149 (12.44%) SharePoint
3 47 (3.92%) IIS
4 20 (1.67%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.17%) Apache
5 14 (1.17%) Confluence
6 8 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.42%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.17%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.083%) CMS
9 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.083%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.083%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 165 (13.77%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.75%) Trello
4 8 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.42%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.083%) CATIA
8 1 (0.083%) InDesign
8 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.083%) NASTRAN
8 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.92%) NEC Housing
2 6 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.17%) Shopify
5 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.083%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.083%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.083%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.083%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 577 (48.16%) Microsoft 365
2 458 (38.23%) Azure
3 169 (14.11%) Entra ID
4 71 (5.93%) IBM Cloud
5 70 (5.84%) AWS
6 36 (3.01%) SaaS
7 31 (2.59%) OneDrive
8 23 (1.92%) IaaS
9 22 (1.84%) GCP
9 22 (1.84%) Mimecast
10 20 (1.67%) Google Workspace
11 17 (1.42%) Azure DevOps
11 17 (1.42%) PaaS
12 14 (1.17%) Power Platform
13 13 (1.09%) Power Automate
14 10 (0.83%) Azure Sentinel
15 9 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (0.75%) Serverless
16 8 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
16 8 (0.67%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 235 (19.62%) DNS
2 234 (19.53%) Firewall
3 199 (16.61%) DHCP
4 131 (10.93%) TCP/IP
5 113 (9.43%) WAN
6 105 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
7 100 (8.35%) Network Security
8 98 (8.18%) LAN
9 90 (7.51%) Internet
10 76 (6.34%) VPN
11 74 (6.18%) SAN
12 73 (6.09%) WLAN
13 63 (5.26%) VLAN
14 35 (2.92%) Wireless
15 23 (1.92%) Skype
16 19 (1.59%) SD-WAN
16 19 (1.59%) SSL
17 17 (1.42%) VoIP
18 15 (1.25%) SNMP
19 13 (1.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.51%) MongoDB
3 75 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
4 73 (6.09%) DB2
5 71 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 20 (1.67%) MySQL
7 13 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.00%) Power BI
9 11 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.33%) InfluxDB
12 4 (0.33%) Redis
13 3 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.25%) SQLite
14 2 (0.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.17%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.17%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 26 (2.17%) JIRA
2 14 (1.17%) Git
3 4 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.33%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.17%) GitLab
5 2 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.083%) CANoe
6 1 (0.083%) CMake
6 1 (0.083%) Toad
6 1 (0.083%) Visual Studio
General
1 345 (28.80%) Social Skills
2 97 (8.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 97 (8.10%) Public Sector
3 95 (7.93%) Finance
4 86 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (5.59%) Law
6 59 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 59 (4.92%) Retail
7 49 (4.09%) Documentation Skills
8 38 (3.17%) Organisational Skills
9 32 (2.67%) Telecoms
10 30 (2.50%) Legal
11 29 (2.42%) Automotive
12 16 (1.34%) Police
13 15 (1.25%) Marketing
14 13 (1.09%) Aerospace
14 13 (1.09%) Electronics
15 11 (0.92%) Local Government
16 8 (0.67%) Advertising
17 7 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 278 (23.21%) IT Support
2 247 (20.62%) IT Engineer
3 225 (18.78%) Support Engineer
4 148 (12.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 138 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 120 (10.02%) Analyst
7 98 (8.18%) Senior
8 87 (7.26%) Azure Engineer
9 71 (5.93%) Full Stack Engineer
10 70 (5.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 70 (5.84%) IT Technician
11 65 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
12 63 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
13 57 (4.76%) IT Analyst
14 50 (4.17%) Developer
15 48 (4.01%) Support Analyst
16 47 (3.92%) Administrator
17 44 (3.67%) Lead
17 44 (3.67%) Support Technician
18 41 (3.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (11.44%) .NET
2 107 (8.93%) HTML
3 94 (7.85%) Vue
4 93 (7.76%) ASP.NET
4 93 (7.76%) REST
5 92 (7.68%) CSS
6 86 (7.18%) Web Services
7 85 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 83 (6.93%) AngularJS
8 83 (6.93%) React
9 80 (6.68%) jQuery
10 72 (6.01%) ASP.NET Core
11 71 (5.93%) Backbone.js
11 71 (5.93%) Ember.js
12 21 (1.75%) WPF
13 19 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (1.42%) WinForms
15 14 (1.17%) Tailwind CSS
16 13 (1.09%) .NET Core
17 12 (1.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 145 (12.10%) Driving Licence
2 86 (7.18%) Data Centre
3 84 (7.01%) Onboarding
4 78 (6.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 75 (6.26%) Self-Motivation
6 71 (5.93%) Algorithms
6 71 (5.93%) Blockchain
6 71 (5.93%) Data Structures
6 71 (5.93%) e-Learning
7 51 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.84%) Replication
9 31 (2.59%) Public Cloud
10 28 (2.34%) Clustering
11 27 (2.25%) PKI
12 24 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (1.17%) EPoS
13 14 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (1.09%) Cloud Native
15 11 (0.92%) Private Cloud
16 8 (0.67%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 482 (40.23%) Windows Server
2 303 (25.29%) Linux
3 200 (16.69%) Windows 10
4 121 (10.10%) Apple iOS
5 119 (9.93%) Android
6 97 (8.10%) Windows Server 2019
7 78 (6.51%) Windows Server 2016
8 63 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (3.17%) Mac OS
9 38 (3.17%) Windows 7
10 28 (2.34%) Unix
11 18 (1.50%) Ubuntu
12 17 (1.42%) VMS
13 16 (1.34%) Solaris
14 14 (1.17%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (1.00%) CentOS
17 11 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.58%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (27.38%) Problem-Solving
2 220 (18.36%) ITIL
3 197 (16.44%) Mentoring
4 194 (16.19%) Customer Service
5 163 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 159 (13.27%) Cybersecurity
7 119 (9.93%) Computer Science
8 110 (9.18%) Agile
9 107 (8.93%) Web Development
10 99 (8.26%) Asset Management
11 95 (7.93%) MVC
12 82 (6.84%) Coaching
12 82 (6.84%) OOP
13 81 (6.76%) OO
14 80 (6.68%) Design Patterns
15 79 (6.59%) Full Stack Development
16 78 (6.51%) Artificial Intelligence
16 78 (6.51%) MVVM
16 78 (6.51%) SOLID
17 77 (6.43%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (19.37%) SQL
2 122 (10.18%) C#
3 97 (8.10%) JavaScript
4 95 (7.93%) PowerShell
5 31 (2.59%) Python
6 15 (1.25%) C++
6 15 (1.25%) Java
6 15 (1.25%) PHP
7 13 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 12 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 12 (1.00%) XAML
9 10 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.75%) C
11 7 (0.58%) Bash
11 7 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.33%) Embedded C
12 4 (0.33%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.25%) R
14 2 (0.17%) Bicep
14 2 (0.17%) Micro Focus COBOL
Qualifications
1 208 (17.36%) Degree
2 165 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (9.10%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (8.68%) CCNA
5 100 (8.35%) MCSE
6 94 (7.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 94 (7.85%) MCP
7 91 (7.60%) Security Cleared
8 78 (6.51%) CCNP
9 65 (5.43%) LPIC
10 57 (4.76%) DBS Check
11 39 (3.26%) SC Cleared
12 35 (2.92%) Azure Certification
13 25 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.92%) A+ Certification
15 22 (1.84%) DV Cleared
16 15 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
17 14 (1.17%) MCSA
18 11 (0.92%) AWS Certification
19 9 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.76%) SLA
2 27 (2.25%) GDPR
3 23 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 19 (1.59%) QA
5 16 (1.34%) Accessibility
6 11 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.83%) NIST
8 6 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.25%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.25%) MISRA
10 1 (0.083%) AUTOSAR
10 1 (0.083%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.083%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.083%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.083%) ITGC
10 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 530 (44.24%) Active Directory
2 211 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (13.86%) Hyper-V
4 45 (3.76%) vSphere
5 40 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (1.84%) Docker
7 16 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (1.17%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.83%) Firmware
10 10 (0.83%) KVM
11 9 (0.75%) XenApp
12 8 (0.67%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.58%) pfSense
13 7 (0.58%) VMware NSX
13 7 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.42%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 139 (11.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 79 (6.59%) SCCM
3 33 (2.75%) Kubernetes
4 23 (1.92%) SCOM
5 19 (1.59%) Terraform
5 19 (1.59%) vCenter Server
6 14 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
7 13 (1.09%) WSUS
8 12 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (0.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 9 (0.75%) Ansible
10 9 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.50%) Jamf Pro
12 5 (0.42%) Autotask
12 5 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.42%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.42%) Prometheus
13 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.33%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.33%) VxRail
Vendors
1 717 (59.85%) Microsoft
2 315 (26.29%) VMware
3 161 (13.44%) Cisco
4 87 (7.26%) Veeam
5 86 (7.18%) Red Hat
6 80 (6.68%) Dell
6 80 (6.68%) IBM
7 57 (4.76%) Apple
8 49 (4.09%) HP
9 46 (3.84%) Citrix
10 34 (2.84%) Google
10 34 (2.84%) ServiceNow
11 33 (2.75%) Meraki
12 23 (1.92%) Adobe
13 21 (1.75%) Fortinet
13 21 (1.75%) Sophos
14 20 (1.67%) Remedy
14 20 (1.67%) Ubiquiti
15 19 (1.59%) Acronis
15 19 (1.59%) Oracle