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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 551 556 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.40% 17.50% 20.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.12% 69.67% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 411 504 619
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
873 798 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.57% 25.11% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 646 699 819
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 0 165 £35,000 +25.00% 18
Leicestershire +2 132 £35,000 -9.09% 13
Northamptonshire -2 125 £35,000 +1.44% 9
Derbyshire +4 108 £38,000 +21.60% 11
Lincolnshire 0 27 £28,125 +56.25% 4
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 486 (44.88%) Microsoft
2 408 (37.67%) Windows Server
3 363 (33.52%) Active Directory
4 286 (26.41%) Linux
5 266 (24.56%) SQL Server
6 237 (21.88%) VMware
7 226 (20.87%) SQL
8 213 (19.67%) .NET
9 204 (18.84%) MS Excel
10 190 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
11 180 (16.62%) Cisco
12 171 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 170 (15.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 161 (14.87%) ITIL
15 157 (14.50%) SAN
16 155 (14.31%) C#
17 154 (14.22%) Oracle
18 150 (13.85%) Hyper-V
19 147 (13.57%) Windows 7
20 145 (13.39%) Java
21 143 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
22 142 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
23 137 (12.65%) Citrix
23 137 (12.65%) MS Exchange
24 132 (12.19%) Unix
25 131 (12.10%) MS Office
26 130 (12.00%) Degree
27 120 (11.08%) LAN
28 118 (10.90%) TCP/IP
28 118 (10.90%) Data Centre

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 137 (12.65%) MS Exchange
2 111 (10.25%) Apache
3 110 (10.16%) IIS
4 97 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 47 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 43 (3.97%) Skype for Business
7 38 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 28 (2.59%) OpenStack
10 26 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.55%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.46%) Node.js
14 4 (0.37%) SAS
15 3 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.092%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.092%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 204 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 131 (12.10%) MS Office
3 25 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.02%) Simulink
4 11 (1.02%) TargetLink
5 8 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.65%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Magento
2 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.092%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.092%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.092%) Lawson
3 1 (0.092%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.092%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.092%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.092%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.092%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.092%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.092%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.092%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 106 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (7.48%) Office 365
3 45 (4.16%) IaaS
4 29 (2.68%) Google Apps
5 27 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 27 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (2.12%) PaaS
7 17 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.55%) IBM PureFlex
8 6 (0.55%) SaaS
8 6 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 157 (14.50%) SAN
2 120 (11.08%) LAN
3 118 (10.90%) TCP/IP
4 113 (10.43%) WAN
5 86 (7.94%) Firewall
6 64 (5.91%) DNS
7 58 (5.36%) DHCP
8 38 (3.51%) VPN
9 30 (2.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (2.22%) VoIP
11 21 (1.94%) IPsec
12 20 (1.85%) Internet
13 18 (1.66%) LDAP
14 16 (1.48%) IP Telephony
15 15 (1.39%) Wireless
16 11 (1.02%) VLAN
17 10 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
18 9 (0.83%) iSCSI
19 8 (0.74%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 90 (8.31%) MySQL
3 74 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.92%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.74%) MS Access
14 8 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.65%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.55%) KDB
Development Applications
1 87 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (4.62%) Subversion
3 47 (4.34%) Visual Studio
4 27 (2.49%) NUnit
5 22 (2.03%) Git (software)
5 22 (2.03%) Moq
5 22 (2.03%) MSTest
5 22 (2.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.55%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.55%) GDB
9 6 (0.55%) Ranorex
9 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.46%) JIRA
10 5 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.46%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.37%) TestComplete
General
1 115 (10.62%) Finance
2 51 (4.71%) Retail
3 33 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 23 (2.12%) Automotive
5 18 (1.66%) Games
6 17 (1.57%) Electronics
7 16 (1.48%) Marketing
8 15 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.20%) Legal
10 9 (0.83%) French Language
10 9 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.65%) German Language
12 6 (0.55%) Law
13 5 (0.46%) Local Government
13 5 (0.46%) Publishing
14 4 (0.37%) Back Office
15 3 (0.28%) Advertising
15 3 (0.28%) Banking
15 3 (0.28%) International Banking
15 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 228 (21.05%) Analyst
2 200 (18.47%) Developer
3 114 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 111 (10.25%) Support Analyst
5 72 (6.65%) IT Support
6 68 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 66 (6.09%) Consultant
8 65 (6.00%) .NET Developer
9 62 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
10 58 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 54 (4.99%) Software Developer
12 46 (4.25%) Graduate
13 45 (4.16%) IT Engineer
14 43 (3.97%) Service Analyst
15 42 (3.88%) IT Analyst
15 42 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
16 40 (3.69%) Administrator
17 38 (3.51%) Applications Support
17 38 (3.51%) C# Developer
18 37 (3.42%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (19.67%) .NET
2 115 (10.62%) ASP.NET
3 87 (8.03%) HTML
4 58 (5.36%) CSS
5 56 (5.17%) .NET Framework
6 51 (4.71%) WCF
7 45 (4.16%) XML
8 42 (3.88%) WinForms
9 39 (3.60%) Web Services
10 36 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (3.32%) Java EE
10 36 (3.32%) Java SE
11 33 (3.05%) J2EE
12 30 (2.77%) WPF
13 29 (2.68%) HTML5
13 29 (2.68%) J2ME
13 29 (2.68%) jQuery
14 26 (2.40%) Middleware
15 22 (2.03%) Castle Windsor
15 22 (2.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (10.90%) Data Centre
3 83 (7.66%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.42%) Driving Licence
5 33 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (2.77%) Private Cloud
7 29 (2.68%) Smartcard
8 27 (2.49%) Blackberry
9 24 (2.22%) Mathematics
10 22 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
11 20 (1.85%) Management Information System
12 18 (1.66%) PKI
13 17 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
13 17 (1.57%) Mobile App
14 15 (1.39%) Clustering
14 15 (1.39%) EPoS
14 15 (1.39%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.39%) User Experience
15 11 (1.02%) IVR
16 10 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 408 (37.67%) Windows Server
2 286 (26.41%) Linux
3 171 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 170 (15.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 147 (13.57%) Windows 7
6 132 (12.19%) Unix
7 72 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 67 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 61 (5.63%) Apple iOS
11 49 (4.52%) Android
11 49 (4.52%) Windows XP
12 35 (3.23%) Windows 10
13 23 (2.12%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.66%) Data ONTAP
15 13 (1.20%) Solaris
16 12 (1.11%) BlackBerry OS
17 10 (0.92%) CentOS
18 9 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (14.87%) ITIL
3 78 (7.20%) Software Engineering
4 73 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 60 (5.54%) Configuration Management
5 60 (5.54%) MVC
6 59 (5.45%) SDLC
7 55 (5.08%) Scrum
8 53 (4.89%) Mentoring
9 52 (4.80%) Incident Management
10 51 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (4.62%) Open Source
12 46 (4.25%) TDD
13 45 (4.16%) Service Delivery
14 38 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
14 38 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (3.51%) Project Management
14 38 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
15 37 (3.42%) Migration
16 34 (3.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 226 (20.87%) SQL
2 155 (14.31%) C#
3 145 (13.39%) Java
4 94 (8.68%) PowerShell
5 73 (6.74%) JavaScript
6 67 (6.19%) C++
7 45 (4.16%) VB
8 44 (4.06%) VB.NET
9 39 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 32 (2.95%) C
11 26 (2.40%) PHP
12 23 (2.12%) VBScript
13 20 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.85%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.57%) Perl
15 16 (1.48%) Objective-C
16 15 (1.39%) Korn
17 13 (1.20%) Python
18 11 (1.02%) MATLAB
18 11 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 130 (12.00%) Degree
2 83 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (4.71%) MCSE
4 45 (4.16%) Security Cleared
5 43 (3.97%) SC Cleared
6 40 (3.69%) MCP
7 37 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (2.86%) CCNA
9 26 (2.40%) MCSA
10 25 (2.31%) Sun Certification
11 19 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.29%) ISEB
13 12 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.65%) CCNP
15 7 (0.65%) HND
16 6 (0.55%) MCITP
17 5 (0.46%) CISSP
17 5 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.43%) SLA
2 31 (2.86%) QA
3 8 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) TickIT
6 1 (0.092%) COBIT
6 1 (0.092%) COSO
6 1 (0.092%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 363 (33.52%) Active Directory
2 150 (13.85%) Hyper-V
3 142 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (4.52%) vSphere
5 48 (4.43%) XenServer
6 41 (3.79%) XenApp
7 22 (2.03%) BitLocker
8 19 (1.75%) Firmware
9 15 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.92%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.74%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.55%) NFS
15 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.28%) Docker
16 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.18%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.092%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 115 (10.62%) SCCM
2 47 (4.34%) SCOM
3 27 (2.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 27 (2.49%) Windows Intune
4 25 (2.31%) SCVMM
5 19 (1.75%) SCDPM
5 19 (1.75%) SCSM
6 14 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.11%) NetBackup
7 12 (1.11%) Puppet
8 8 (0.74%) Ansible
9 7 (0.65%) XenMobile
10 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (0.55%) SCOrch
10 6 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.46%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.28%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.28%) Nagios
13 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 486 (44.88%) Microsoft
2 237 (21.88%) VMware
3 180 (16.62%) Cisco
4 154 (14.22%) Oracle
5 137 (12.65%) Citrix
6 86 (7.94%) Red Hat
7 77 (7.11%) HP
8 65 (6.00%) IBM
9 61 (5.63%) NetApp
10 54 (4.99%) Apple
11 37 (3.42%) Google
12 23 (2.12%) SolarWinds
13 20 (1.85%) Dell
14 18 (1.66%) EMC
15 16 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (1.39%) SAP
17 13 (1.20%) MobileIron
17 13 (1.20%) Symantec
18 12 (1.11%) F5
19 9 (0.83%) Splunk
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