Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > West Bromwich
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 25.00% 16.33% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
West Bromwich median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% - +117.69%
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,050 £22,750
90th Percentile £33,350 £49,950 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +10.77% -7.14%

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 4 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 25.00% 16.33% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 10
West Bromwich median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% +23.08% +76.87%
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,050 £22,025
90th Percentile £33,350 £49,950 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -1.85%

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Bromwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) VMware