The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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 22 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 4.11% 12.82% 12.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 55.56% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £22,500 £27,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,762 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +0.71% +1.38%  

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 Redditch with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 18 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 10.96% 23.08% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 18
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 Redditch

Windows
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for Windows in Redditch

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Ajax
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) TDD

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
2 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) WPF
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) VB
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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