The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 21 17 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 10.25% 10.12% 17.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.43% 73.53% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 32
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,365 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 70 34 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 24.73% 13.77% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 34 43
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Windows
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Windows in Solihull

Windows
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Solihull over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Solihull

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows.

1 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
2 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
3 31 (42.47%) VMware
4 24 (32.88%) Citrix
5 23 (31.51%) SQL
6 20 (27.40%) Firewall
7 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
8 17 (23.29%) Finance
9 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
9 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (20.55%) Office 365
11 14 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (17.81%) ITIL
12 13 (17.81%) NetApp
13 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
13 12 (16.44%) Web Services
13 12 (16.44%) Java
13 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
14 11 (15.07%) LAN
15 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
15 10 (13.70%) DNS
15 10 (13.70%) .NET
15 10 (13.70%) MS Office
16 9 (12.33%) C#
16 9 (12.33%) DHCP
16 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Storage
16 9 (12.33%) OWASP
16 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
16 9 (12.33%) Wireshark

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Jetty
5 1 (1.37%) SAS
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Office
2 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) Firewall
2 11 (15.07%) LAN
3 10 (13.70%) DNS
3 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.33%) DHCP
4 9 (12.33%) Wireshark
5 5 (6.85%) Skype
5 5 (6.85%) VPN
5 5 (6.85%) WAN
6 2 (2.74%) BGP
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.74%) FTP
6 2 (2.74%) Internet
6 2 (2.74%) OSPF
6 2 (2.74%) RIP
6 2 (2.74%) SAN
6 2 (2.74%) SSH
6 2 (2.74%) TACACS
7 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) DB2
3 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) ZAP BI
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Burp Suite
1 9 (12.33%) Fiddler
2 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) IT Support
3 9 (12.33%) IT Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Security Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.22%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.22%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Web Services
2 10 (13.70%) .NET
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.85%) HTML
5 5 (6.85%) HTML5
6 4 (5.48%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) CSS3
6 4 (5.48%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (5.48%) SOAP
6 4 (5.48%) WCF
7 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.74%) Java EE
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.37%) Spring
8 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Solaris
4 3 (4.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) OWASP
2 9 (12.33%) Security Testing
2 9 (12.33%) SIEM
3 8 (10.96%) Coaching
4 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.22%) SDLC
4 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Management
5 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (6.85%) MVC
5 5 (6.85%) TDD
6 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.48%) Mobile Development
6 4 (5.48%) Scrum
6 4 (5.48%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (5.48%) Software Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) SQL
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 9 (12.33%) C#
4 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) CEH
1 6 (8.22%) CISM
1 6 (8.22%) CISSP
1 6 (8.22%) GIAC
1 6 (8.22%) OSCP
2 2 (2.74%) CCNP
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) MCSA
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.74%) BS25999
3 2 (2.74%) ISO22301
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) XenApp
5 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.37%) vCloud
8 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 2 (2.74%) WSUS
4 1 (1.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 31 (42.47%) VMware
3 24 (32.88%) Citrix
4 13 (17.81%) NetApp
5 8 (10.96%) Dell
5 8 (10.96%) EqualLogic
6 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.48%) Dynatrace
7 4 (5.48%) Nimsoft
7 4 (5.48%) Sybase
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco
8 3 (4.11%) IBM
8 3 (4.11%) Lotus
8 3 (4.11%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.37%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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