The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 1
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 17.00% 13.18% 27.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.00% 61.05% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 55
Median salary £27,750 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Shropshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 100 95 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 40.49% 21.59% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 61
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +41.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Shropshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Shropshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Shropshire

Windows
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -11 21 £28,000 -25.33% 8
Ludlow - 16 £23,500 - 1
Shrewsbury -1 1 £55,000 +144.44% 1
Windows
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 37 (43.53%) Unix
3 34 (40.00%) Linux
4 31 (36.47%) SQL
5 26 (30.59%) VMware
6 24 (28.24%) DNS
7 23 (27.06%) Active Directory
8 22 (25.88%) SolarWinds
9 18 (21.18%) WAN
9 18 (21.18%) .NET
9 18 (21.18%) Windows Server
10 17 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 17 (20.00%) CSS
10 17 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 17 (20.00%) Project Management
10 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 16 (18.82%) C#
11 16 (18.82%) VB.NET
11 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
12 15 (17.65%) Oracle
12 15 (17.65%) Java
12 15 (17.65%) T-SQL
12 15 (17.65%) OO
12 15 (17.65%) Citrix
12 15 (17.65%) MVC
12 15 (17.65%) Finance
12 15 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
12 15 (17.65%) Web Application Development

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 17 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.94%) IIS
3 10 (11.76%) Apache
3 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.24%) DNS
2 18 (21.18%) WAN
3 13 (15.29%) SAN
3 13 (15.29%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.12%) ATM
4 12 (14.12%) Firewall
4 12 (14.12%) VPN
5 11 (12.94%) DHCP
5 11 (12.94%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (11.76%) DDNS
6 10 (11.76%) IP Telephony
6 10 (11.76%) MPLS
6 10 (11.76%) NAS
6 10 (11.76%) VPLS
7 8 (9.41%) LAN
8 7 (8.24%) BGP
8 7 (8.24%) IPv4
8 7 (8.24%) IPv6
8 7 (8.24%) OSPF
8 7 (8.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 13 (15.29%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) SQL Developer
3 13 (15.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (14.12%) .NET Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 12 (14.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (14.12%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.12%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 12 (14.12%) C# Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) IT Support
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Support
9 5 (5.88%) Logistics Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) .NET
2 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (20.00%) CSS
3 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 15 (17.65%) jQuery
3 15 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (5.88%) Middleware
5 4 (4.71%) XML
6 2 (2.35%) HTML
6 2 (2.35%) Spring
7 1 (1.18%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.18%) JMS
7 1 (1.18%) JSON
7 1 (1.18%) REST
7 1 (1.18%) SOAP
7 1 (1.18%) Vaadin
7 1 (1.18%) WAP
7 1 (1.18%) Web Services
7 1 (1.18%) WinForms
7 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.94%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.53%) Unix
2 34 (40.00%) Linux
3 18 (21.18%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.24%) VyOS
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.71%) Android
8 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
1 17 (20.00%) Project Management
2 15 (17.65%) MVC
2 15 (17.65%) OO
2 15 (17.65%) Web Application Development
2 15 (17.65%) Web Development
3 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
4 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (10.59%) ITIL
6 9 (10.59%) Release Management
7 7 (8.24%) DevOps
8 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.88%) Analytics
9 5 (5.88%) API Design
9 5 (5.88%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.88%) Logistics
9 5 (5.88%) Microservices
9 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.82%) C#
3 16 (18.82%) VB.NET
4 15 (17.65%) Java
4 15 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.88%) COBOL
6 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.88%) PMP
4 3 (3.53%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) SANS
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) CCNP
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CISSP
6 1 (1.18%) CRISC
6 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.18%) ISEB
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) pfSense
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.59%) VMware
3 22 (25.88%) SolarWinds
4 15 (17.65%) Citrix
4 15 (17.65%) Oracle
5 12 (14.12%) Cisco
6 10 (11.76%) Brocade
6 10 (11.76%) ProCurve
7 7 (8.24%) Aruba
7 7 (8.24%) SonicWALL
7 7 (8.24%) Ubiquiti
8 3 (3.53%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
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