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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 518 602 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.05% 16.24% 21.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.49% 70.41% 74.08%
Number of salaries quoted 419 531 559
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
791 855 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.46% 23.06% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 642 751 760
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 175 £35,000 - 20
Northamptonshire -2 153 £40,000 +17.64% 14
Leicestershire -4 101 £34,250 -14.37% 7
Derbyshire 0 78 £31,000 -22.50% 24
Lincolnshire -10 21 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 498 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 389 (34.42%) Active Directory
3 314 (27.79%) SQL Server
4 287 (25.40%) SQL
5 266 (23.54%) VMware
6 254 (22.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 251 (22.21%) Linux
8 237 (20.97%) .NET
9 231 (20.44%) MS Excel
10 188 (16.64%) C#
11 176 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
12 172 (15.22%) Cisco
13 163 (14.42%) MS Exchange
14 162 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 156 (13.81%) MS Office
16 153 (13.54%) Windows 7
17 152 (13.45%) SAN
18 151 (13.36%) Degree
19 150 (13.27%) LAN
20 147 (13.01%) WAN
20 147 (13.01%) Finance
21 143 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
22 142 (12.57%) Hyper-V
23 139 (12.30%) ITIL
24 128 (11.33%) TCP/IP
25 127 (11.24%) ASP.NET
26 110 (9.73%) Citrix
27 109 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
28 108 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
29 107 (9.47%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 163 (14.42%) MS Exchange
2 107 (9.47%) IIS
3 86 (7.61%) SharePoint
4 73 (6.46%) Apache
5 62 (5.49%) Tomcat
6 60 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 39 (3.45%) Lync
8 32 (2.83%) OpenStack
9 24 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (0.97%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.80%) JBoss
15 7 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.53%) CMS
16 6 (0.53%) CICS
17 5 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.35%) IBM Notes
18 4 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 231 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 156 (13.81%) MS Office
3 14 (1.24%) TargetLink
3 14 (1.24%) Simulink
4 11 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.62%) MS Project
7 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.088%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.088%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.44%) Primavera
3 3 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.27%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.18%) AWD
5 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.088%) Magento
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.088%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (4.69%) Office 365
3 37 (3.27%) Google Apps
4 22 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.62%) SaaS
5 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.088%) IaaS
9 1 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (13.45%) SAN
2 150 (13.27%) LAN
3 147 (13.01%) WAN
4 128 (11.33%) TCP/IP
5 100 (8.85%) DNS
6 97 (8.58%) Firewall
7 79 (6.99%) DHCP
8 37 (3.27%) VPN
9 35 (3.10%) VoIP
9 35 (3.10%) Internet
10 27 (2.39%) Wireless
11 26 (2.30%) NAS
12 23 (2.04%) Network Security
13 17 (1.50%) PBX
14 16 (1.42%) IP Telephony
15 12 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (0.97%) VLAN
16 11 (0.97%) LDAP
16 11 (0.97%) Intranet
17 10 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (27.79%) SQL Server
2 89 (7.88%) MySQL
3 56 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 14 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (1.06%) DB2
10 8 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.44%) DTS
12 5 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.44%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.35%) VLDB
14 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 44 (3.89%) Visual Studio
2 37 (3.27%) NUnit
2 37 (3.27%) Moq
3 30 (2.65%) MSTest
3 30 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (1.06%) HP UFT
6 10 (0.88%) LoadRunner
6 10 (0.88%) Selenium
7 9 (0.80%) Subversion
7 9 (0.80%) Ranorex
8 8 (0.71%) TestComplete
9 7 (0.62%) SilkTest
10 6 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.53%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.35%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.35%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.27%) JIRA
12 3 (0.27%) TestPartner
General
1 147 (13.01%) Finance
2 56 (4.96%) Retail
3 46 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 39 (3.45%) Marketing
5 34 (3.01%) Electronics
6 29 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.21%) Banking
8 21 (1.86%) Automotive
9 20 (1.77%) Games
10 18 (1.59%) International Banking
11 16 (1.42%) Back Office
12 13 (1.15%) Law
13 12 (1.06%) Legal
14 10 (0.88%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.80%) Publishing
16 7 (0.62%) German Language
17 6 (0.53%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.53%) French Language
18 4 (0.35%) Polish Language
18 4 (0.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 265 (23.45%) Analyst
2 180 (15.93%) Developer
3 106 (9.38%) Support Analyst
4 91 (8.05%) Support Engineer
5 74 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
6 65 (5.75%) IT Support
7 63 (5.58%) .NET Developer
8 57 (5.04%) Support Technician
9 54 (4.78%) Administrator
10 51 (4.51%) Test Analyst
11 48 (4.25%) Junior
11 48 (4.25%) Service Analyst
11 48 (4.25%) Service Desk Analyst
12 47 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 46 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
14 43 (3.81%) Applications Support
14 43 (3.81%) Graduate
15 41 (3.63%) 1st Line Support
15 41 (3.63%) C# Developer
16 40 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (20.97%) .NET
2 127 (11.24%) ASP.NET
3 100 (8.85%) HTML
4 69 (6.11%) CSS
5 67 (5.93%) WCF
6 66 (5.84%) jQuery
7 61 (5.40%) Web Services
8 58 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 52 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (4.60%) WinForms
10 49 (4.34%) WPF
11 43 (3.81%) XML
12 33 (2.92%) Castle Windsor
13 29 (2.57%) CSS3
14 28 (2.48%) HTML5
15 25 (2.21%) Spring.NET
15 25 (2.21%) Ninject
15 25 (2.21%) Unity DI Container
16 21 (1.86%) Entity Framework
17 18 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.26%) Data Centre
2 79 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (6.46%) Computer Science
4 69 (6.11%) Clustering
5 37 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
8 23 (2.04%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.50%) Physics
10 17 (1.50%) Mainframe
11 12 (1.06%) EPoS
12 11 (0.97%) Blackberry
12 11 (0.97%) Credit Risk
12 11 (0.97%) Replication
13 10 (0.88%) iPhone
13 10 (0.88%) iSeries
13 10 (0.88%) User Experience
14 9 (0.80%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 254 (22.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 251 (22.21%) Linux
3 162 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 153 (13.54%) Windows 7
5 109 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 84 (7.43%) UNIX
7 81 (7.17%) Windows XP
7 81 (7.17%) Windows 8
8 34 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (2.57%) Android
10 22 (1.95%) Apple iOS
11 19 (1.68%) Windows Vista
12 13 (1.15%) Solaris
13 10 (0.88%) Windows 2000
14 9 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (0.71%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.71%) CentOS
16 7 (0.62%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.53%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (12.30%) ITIL
3 93 (8.23%) MVC
4 83 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 78 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 77 (6.81%) Project Management
7 68 (6.02%) Scrum
8 66 (5.84%) Change Management
9 58 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 56 (4.96%) Incident Management
11 55 (4.87%) SDLC
12 54 (4.78%) TDD
13 49 (4.34%) Mentoring
14 44 (3.89%) Problem Management
14 44 (3.89%) Open Source
15 42 (3.72%) Web Development
16 41 (3.63%) Root Cause Analysis
17 39 (3.45%) Software Testing
18 34 (3.01%) Automated Testing
19 33 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 287 (25.40%) SQL
2 188 (16.64%) C#
3 103 (9.12%) JavaScript
4 77 (6.81%) Java
5 67 (5.93%) PowerShell
6 66 (5.84%) VB
7 65 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 51 (4.51%) C++
9 41 (3.63%) T-SQL
10 35 (3.10%) C
11 17 (1.50%) VBScript
11 17 (1.50%) Assembly Language
12 15 (1.33%) Perl
13 14 (1.24%) PHP
13 14 (1.24%) Python
13 14 (1.24%) MATLAB
14 9 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.71%) Delphi
16 6 (0.53%) COBOL
16 6 (0.53%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 151 (13.36%) Degree
2 108 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (5.04%) MCP
4 50 (4.42%) MCSE
5 39 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (2.74%) CCNA
7 27 (2.39%) ISEB
8 25 (2.21%) MCITP
9 24 (2.12%) MCSA
10 23 (2.04%) Security Cleared
11 21 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (1.68%) MCTS
12 19 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.50%) PhD
14 16 (1.42%) CCNP
15 15 (1.33%) HND
15 15 (1.33%) A+ Certification
16 14 (1.24%) SC Cleared
16 14 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.70%) SLA
2 36 (3.19%) QA
3 31 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 30 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.33%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.44%) TickIT
7 5 (0.44%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.44%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.27%) FISMA
8 3 (0.27%) BS7799
9 1 (0.088%) JTAG
System Software
1 389 (34.42%) Active Directory
2 143 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 40 (3.54%) vSphere
5 32 (2.83%) XenApp
6 28 (2.48%) Firmware
7 26 (2.30%) XenServer
8 20 (1.77%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.15%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.80%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.35%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.27%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 94 (8.32%) SCCM
2 36 (3.19%) SCOM
3 16 (1.42%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.88%) WSUS
5 8 (0.71%) SCOrch
6 6 (0.53%) Puppet
6 6 (0.53%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (0.44%) SCSM
8 4 (0.35%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.27%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.27%) Windows Intune
9 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.27%) Control-M
9 3 (0.27%) Nessus
9 3 (0.27%) Nmap
9 3 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 498 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 266 (23.54%) VMware
3 172 (15.22%) Cisco
4 110 (9.73%) Citrix
5 91 (8.05%) Oracle
6 86 (7.61%) HP
7 62 (5.49%) IBM
8 52 (4.60%) Dell
9 41 (3.63%) Google
10 39 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 36 (3.19%) EMC
12 22 (1.95%) Altiris
13 19 (1.68%) NetApp
14 18 (1.59%) Remedy
15 14 (1.24%) Veeam
16 13 (1.15%) Splunk
16 13 (1.15%) SAP
17 12 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
18 11 (0.97%) F5
19 10 (0.88%) Apple
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