The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 13 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 15.13% 29.11% 20.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.97% 83.64% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 16
Median salary £39,500 £25,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.90% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,160 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Worcester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 55 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 25.66% 34.81% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39 55 23
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.92% -18.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

Windows
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Windows in Worcester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Worcester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Worcester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
4 16 (37.21%) VMware
5 13 (30.23%) Citrix
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
6 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
8 10 (23.26%) IIS
8 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
8 10 (23.26%) vSphere
8 10 (23.26%) Office 365
9 9 (20.93%) Veeam
9 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (20.93%) MCITP
9 9 (20.93%) ITIL
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
9 9 (20.93%) MCSE
9 9 (20.93%) MCSA
9 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.93%) Cisco
9 9 (20.93%) Backup Exec
10 8 (18.60%) SAP
10 8 (18.60%) MS Office
10 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (18.60%) Degree
10 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
11 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 10 (23.26%) IIS
1 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.65%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.65%) CloudFront
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) NAS
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) Network Security
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) 3G
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.33%) RS-232
6 1 (2.33%) RS-485
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) WebEx
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) GoCD
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) IT Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) IT Support
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) IT Technician
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.30%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (9.30%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Software Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.98%) IT Technical Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) EDI
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
2 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) High Availability
2 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (9.30%) SDLC
2 4 (9.30%) Time Management
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.98%) Line Management
3 3 (6.98%) Presales
3 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.65%) ERP
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
4 2 (4.65%) SIEM
4 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) C
3 4 (9.30%) VB
3 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
3 4 (9.30%) VB6
4 3 (6.98%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.65%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Jython
5 2 (4.65%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.33%) Lua
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) MCITP
2 9 (20.93%) MCSA
2 9 (20.93%) MCSE
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CCNP
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) GIAC
5 2 (4.65%) SANS
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
6 1 (2.33%) MCTS
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (23.26%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Docker
5 2 (4.65%) Xen
6 1 (2.33%) Firmware
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) Graphite
2 2 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.65%) Kibana
2 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.65%) logstash
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Veeam
5 8 (18.60%) SAP
6 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
6 4 (9.30%) HP
7 2 (4.65%) Adobe
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) Google
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
8 1 (2.33%) Assembla
8 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.33%) Meraki
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago