The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 17.50% 14.71% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 71.43% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +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 Sutton Coldfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 17.50% 20.59% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 13
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.66% -22.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Salary trend for Windows in Sutton Coldfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Sutton Coldfield over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) SOLID
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Wyse
2 1 (12.50%) Xerox