Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 4 15
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 6.81% 19.64% 13.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 91.67% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 30
Worcester median annual salary £39,250 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.61% -17.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,375 £21,250 £27,150
90th Percentile £60,500 £36,000 £43,775
Worcestershire median annual salary £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.62% -10.77% -

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 Worcester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 18.72% 21.43% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 40
Worcester median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -13.89% +16.13%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,350 £36,850 £44,225
Worcestershire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -10.77% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (18.75%) DHCP
7 3 (18.75%) UML
7 3 (18.75%) MCSA
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365
7 3 (18.75%) Veeam

Windows
Co-occurring 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) IT Technical Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (18.75%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) SANS
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCENT
4 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Autodesk