The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 390 530 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.27% 15.17% 16.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.44% 60.64% 67.30%
Number of salaries quoted 316 409 518
Median salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £20,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
691 874 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.74% 25.02% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 527 675 765
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the East Midlands region.

Windows Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 126 £36,500 +7.35% 20
Nottinghamshire -4 114 £35,000 +5.91% 11
Derbyshire +1 68 £37,500 -0.91% 9
Leicestershire -11 63 £36,500 +4.28% 11
Lincolnshire -7 24 £31,250 +13.63%
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 345 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 322 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 297 (33.98%) Microsoft
4 223 (25.51%) VMware
5 197 (22.54%) ITIL
6 179 (20.48%) SQL
6 179 (20.48%) SQL Server
7 167 (19.11%) Linux
8 159 (18.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 141 (16.13%) C#
10 139 (15.90%) Cisco
11 138 (15.79%) Office 365
12 136 (15.56%) MS Excel
13 132 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 121 (13.84%) .NET
15 120 (13.73%) LAN
15 120 (13.73%) WAN
16 119 (13.62%) SCCM
17 118 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 117 (13.39%) Firewall
19 115 (13.16%) Windows 7
20 112 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
21 111 (12.70%) Hyper-V
22 100 (11.44%) SLA
23 96 (10.98%) MS Exchange
24 95 (10.87%) MS Office
25 92 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
26 89 (10.18%) Citrix
27 83 (9.50%) Oracle
28 82 (9.38%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 96 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 66 (7.55%) IIS
3 64 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 61 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (4.46%) Skype for Business
7 25 (2.86%) Apache
8 18 (2.06%) SAS
9 17 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.26%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.26%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.26%) Umbraco
13 10 (1.14%) CMS
13 10 (1.14%) JBoss
14 9 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.92%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 136 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 95 (10.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.46%) OrCAD
3 4 (0.46%) Simulink
4 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.11%) Autodesk Smoke
6 1 (0.11%) Avid Media Composer
6 1 (0.11%) Lectora
6 1 (0.11%) Maya
6 1 (0.11%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 8 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.34%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.23%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.11%) assyst
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 138 (15.79%) Office 365
2 81 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.72%) SaaS
5 14 (1.60%) IaaS
6 9 (1.03%) G Suite
6 9 (1.03%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.80%) PaaS
8 6 (0.69%) Slack
9 5 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 120 (13.73%) LAN
1 120 (13.73%) WAN
2 117 (13.39%) Firewall
3 82 (9.38%) SAN
4 79 (9.04%) DHCP
4 79 (9.04%) DNS
5 69 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 48 (5.49%) VoIP
7 41 (4.69%) Internet
7 41 (4.69%) Wireless
8 35 (4.00%) Skype
9 19 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (2.06%) Network Security
11 13 (1.49%) MPLS
11 13 (1.49%) VPN
12 12 (1.37%) IPv6
13 11 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (1.03%) ADSL
15 8 (0.92%) VLAN
16 7 (0.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.81%) MySQL
3 23 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.40%) Moq
3 21 (2.40%) MSTest
3 21 (2.40%) NUnit
3 21 (2.40%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (2.06%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.72%) MSBuild
5 15 (1.72%) Subversion
6 14 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.03%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (0.80%) Maven
8 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.69%) JIRA
10 4 (0.46%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.34%) JUnit
11 3 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 79 (9.04%) Finance
2 59 (6.75%) Retail
3 40 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.12%) Manufacturing
5 28 (3.20%) Games
6 13 (1.49%) Electronics
7 10 (1.14%) Automotive
8 9 (1.03%) Banking
9 7 (0.80%) International Banking
10 4 (0.46%) Billing
10 4 (0.46%) French Language
10 4 (0.46%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.34%) Advertising
11 3 (0.34%) Back Office
11 3 (0.34%) Law
11 3 (0.34%) Military
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.23%) Legal
12 2 (0.23%) Marketing
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (19.57%) Analyst
2 126 (14.42%) Support Engineer
3 112 (12.81%) Developer
4 107 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 98 (11.21%) IT Support
6 79 (9.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 73 (8.35%) Support Analyst
8 68 (7.78%) Administrator
9 66 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 59 (6.75%) .NET Developer
11 56 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 51 (5.84%) Service Analyst
12 51 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
13 45 (5.15%) IT Engineer
14 42 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support
15 40 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
15 40 (4.58%) Software Engineer
15 40 (4.58%) Windows Engineer
16 37 (4.23%) C# Developer
16 37 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (13.84%) .NET
2 78 (8.92%) ASP.NET
3 55 (6.29%) Web Services
4 51 (5.84%) .NET Framework
5 44 (5.03%) WinForms
6 34 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (3.89%) CSS
6 34 (3.89%) HTML
7 30 (3.43%) WPF
8 27 (3.09%) WCF
9 21 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (2.40%) Castle Windsor
9 21 (2.40%) Ninject
9 21 (2.40%) Spring.NET
9 21 (2.40%) Unity DI Container
10 19 (2.17%) XML
11 18 (2.06%) Node.js
12 14 (1.60%) jQuery
13 13 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (1.49%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 69 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.21%) Data Centre
4 38 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 23 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 21 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.83%) Driving Licence
8 16 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.72%) Clustering
10 14 (1.60%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.26%) Physics
12 11 (1.26%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.92%) Cryptography
14 8 (0.92%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
15 6 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 322 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 167 (19.11%) Linux
3 159 (18.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 118 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 115 (13.16%) Windows 7
6 73 (8.35%) Windows 10
7 69 (7.89%) Unix
8 51 (5.84%) Windows 8
9 43 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (2.52%) Android
11 19 (2.17%) Mac OS X
12 17 (1.95%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.60%) AIX
14 13 (1.49%) Mac OS
14 13 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.26%) Solaris
16 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.92%) CentOS
16 8 (0.92%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (22.54%) ITIL
2 112 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (8.12%) Software Engineering
4 62 (7.09%) Coaching
4 62 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 59 (6.75%) MVC
6 51 (5.84%) Mentoring
7 44 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (5.03%) OO
7 44 (5.03%) Project Management
8 42 (4.81%) High Availability
9 38 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 38 (4.35%) TDD
10 36 (4.12%) Business Continuity
11 32 (3.66%) Change Management
11 32 (3.66%) Service Management
12 30 (3.43%) Supplier Management
13 29 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (3.32%) DevOps
14 28 (3.20%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 179 (20.48%) SQL
2 141 (16.13%) C#
3 67 (7.67%) PowerShell
4 64 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 58 (6.64%) C++
6 42 (4.81%) Python
7 39 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 37 (4.23%) Java
9 36 (4.12%) VB.NET
10 34 (3.89%) C
10 34 (3.89%) Shell Script
11 29 (3.32%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.86%) Perl
13 22 (2.52%) VB
14 18 (2.06%) Ruby
15 14 (1.60%) VB6
16 13 (1.49%) VBScript
17 12 (1.37%) Embedded C
17 12 (1.37%) Embedded C++
17 12 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 92 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (6.75%) MCSE
3 50 (5.72%) Security Cleared
4 46 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.92%) Degree
6 40 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (4.46%) CCNA
7 39 (4.46%) MCSA
8 32 (3.66%) MCP
9 23 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (2.52%) MCITP
11 14 (1.60%) CISSP
11 14 (1.60%) ISEB
12 13 (1.49%) ISTQB
13 12 (1.37%) DV Cleared
14 11 (1.26%) CISM
15 10 (1.14%) CEH
15 10 (1.14%) GSEC
16 8 (0.92%) CCNP
17 7 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (11.44%) SLA
2 38 (4.35%) QA
3 12 (1.37%) JTAG
4 10 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.03%) MISRA
6 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.34%) MiFID
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
System Software
1 345 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 132 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (12.70%) Hyper-V
4 49 (5.61%) vSphere
5 30 (3.43%) VMware ESX
6 28 (3.20%) XenApp
7 12 (1.37%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.80%) XenServer
11 6 (0.69%) vCloud
11 6 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.57%) Firmware
12 5 (0.57%) KVM
12 5 (0.57%) Xen
13 3 (0.34%) iptables
13 3 (0.34%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 119 (13.62%) SCCM
2 44 (5.03%) SCOM
3 20 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (2.17%) Puppet
5 16 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (1.49%) AirWatch
7 10 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (1.03%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.80%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.80%) SCDPM
11 6 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.57%) Ansible
12 5 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.46%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 297 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 223 (25.51%) VMware
3 139 (15.90%) Cisco
4 89 (10.18%) Citrix
5 83 (9.50%) Oracle
6 70 (8.01%) HP
7 31 (3.55%) NetApp
8 30 (3.43%) SAP
9 28 (3.20%) IBM
10 26 (2.97%) Red Hat
11 23 (2.63%) Dell
11 23 (2.63%) Symantec
12 21 (2.40%) Google
13 20 (2.29%) Apple
14 16 (1.83%) Intel
15 15 (1.72%) EMC
15 15 (1.72%) Meraki
16 12 (1.37%) LANDesk
16 12 (1.37%) Palo Alto
16 12 (1.37%) Veeam
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Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
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Salary: £32k - 40k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + attractive package
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Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
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