Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > West Bromwich
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 16.42% 17.46% 10.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 95.65% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
West Bromwich median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% +84.21%
10th Percentile £37,500 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,875 £38,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -1.41%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Bromwich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 16.42% 18.25% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 12
West Bromwich median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.39% +69.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,750 £38,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in West Bromwich

Windows
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for Windows in West Bromwich

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in West Bromwich over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) EPoS
5 4 (36.36%) Terminal Server
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (27.27%) PuTTY
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) PuTTY
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (27.27%) Toad
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Packager
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Software Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
1 4 (36.36%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Server
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam