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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 631 575 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.73% 15.67% 18.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.22% 66.02% 69.93%
Number of salaries quoted 506 491 623
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
886 871 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.70% 23.73% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 700 738 883
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +7 211 £37,500 +22.95% 16
Derbyshire +6 148 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Leicestershire +6 121 £36,250 +3.57% 7
Northamptonshire -5 109 £37,500 +10.29% 14
Lincolnshire +6 69 £35,000 +62.79% 10
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 527 (45.39%) Microsoft
2 456 (39.28%) Active Directory
3 450 (38.76%) Windows Server
4 318 (27.39%) Linux
5 268 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 264 (22.74%) VMware
7 235 (20.24%) SQL
8 219 (18.86%) ITIL
9 207 (17.83%) MS Excel
10 200 (17.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 191 (16.45%) C#
12 188 (16.19%) Cisco
13 183 (15.76%) .NET
14 174 (14.99%) Citrix
15 173 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 171 (14.73%) SAN
17 163 (14.04%) Hyper-V
17 163 (14.04%) Windows 7
18 160 (13.78%) Degree
19 158 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 152 (13.09%) Oracle
21 148 (12.75%) Java
22 141 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
23 140 (12.06%) MS Exchange
23 140 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
24 137 (11.80%) TCP/IP
24 137 (11.80%) MS Office
25 132 (11.37%) SCCM
26 130 (11.20%) Data Centre
27 122 (10.51%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 140 (12.06%) MS Exchange
2 100 (8.61%) IIS
3 98 (8.44%) Apache
4 82 (7.06%) Tomcat
5 66 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 55 (4.74%) SharePoint
7 50 (4.31%) Skype for Business
8 47 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 33 (2.84%) OpenStack
10 25 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (1.64%) Node.js
12 9 (0.78%) SAS
13 8 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.69%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.43%) JBoss
16 4 (0.34%) iPlanet
16 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 207 (17.83%) MS Excel
2 137 (11.80%) MS Office
3 31 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.60%) Simulink
4 7 (0.60%) TargetLink
5 4 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.26%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.17%) Magento
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.086%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 140 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (7.75%) Office 365
3 34 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (2.84%) Google Apps
5 32 (2.76%) IaaS
6 20 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.29%) PaaS
9 8 (0.69%) SaaS
10 6 (0.52%) IBM PureFlex
11 4 (0.34%) Yammer
12 2 (0.17%) GitHub
13 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.086%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 171 (14.73%) SAN
2 137 (11.80%) TCP/IP
3 117 (10.08%) Firewall
4 111 (9.56%) LAN
5 109 (9.39%) WAN
6 53 (4.57%) VPN
7 50 (4.31%) DNS
8 41 (3.53%) DHCP
9 38 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 35 (3.01%) LDAP
11 29 (2.50%) VoIP
12 17 (1.46%) Wireless
13 16 (1.38%) Internet
13 16 (1.38%) IPsec
14 15 (1.29%) IP Telephony
15 13 (1.12%) Skype
15 13 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (1.03%) Network Security
17 11 (0.95%) SSL
18 9 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 85 (7.32%) MySQL
3 68 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 28 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 15 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.03%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.86%) MS Access
13 8 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (0.60%) DB2
15 6 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.52%) NoSQL
15 6 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (3.53%) Subversion
3 27 (2.33%) NUnit
4 26 (2.24%) Visual Studio
5 22 (1.89%) Moq
5 22 (1.89%) MSTest
5 22 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (1.03%) webpack
7 11 (0.95%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.60%) ClearCase
9 7 (0.60%) Ranorex
10 6 (0.52%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (0.52%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.52%) InstallShield
10 6 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.43%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.43%) Selenium
12 3 (0.26%) PeopleTools
General
1 122 (10.51%) Finance
2 53 (4.57%) Retail
3 47 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 21 (1.81%) Electronics
4 21 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.64%) Banking
6 17 (1.46%) Games
7 16 (1.38%) Automotive
7 16 (1.38%) International Banking
7 16 (1.38%) Legal
8 15 (1.29%) French Language
9 9 (0.78%) German Language
9 9 (0.78%) Marketing
9 9 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.52%) Law
12 5 (0.43%) Local Government
12 5 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.26%) Advertising
13 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 210 (18.09%) Analyst
2 203 (17.48%) Developer
3 147 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 113 (9.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 93 (8.01%) Support Analyst
6 69 (5.94%) Software Developer
7 63 (5.43%) IT Support
8 61 (5.25%) .NET Developer
9 59 (5.08%) C++ Developer
10 57 (4.91%) Service Analyst
11 55 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
12 53 (4.57%) Service Desk Analyst
13 52 (4.48%) Consultant
14 49 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
14 49 (4.22%) Administrator
15 43 (3.70%) Server Engineer
16 42 (3.62%) Infrastructure Support
16 42 (3.62%) Server Support
17 41 (3.53%) C# Developer
18 40 (3.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (15.76%) .NET
2 108 (9.30%) ASP.NET
3 68 (5.86%) HTML
4 53 (4.57%) Web Services
5 52 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 48 (4.13%) XML
7 44 (3.79%) WCF
8 43 (3.70%) CSS
9 40 (3.45%) WinForms
10 39 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (2.84%) Qt
12 32 (2.76%) WPF
13 30 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 30 (2.58%) Cocoa
14 29 (2.50%) iOS SDK
15 28 (2.41%) Middleware
16 27 (2.33%) HTML5
17 23 (1.98%) Ninject
18 22 (1.89%) Castle Windsor
18 22 (1.89%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 130 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 119 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (9.56%) Computer Science
4 56 (4.82%) Smartcard
5 42 (3.62%) Blackberry
6 33 (2.84%) Mathematics
7 32 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 31 (2.67%) Driving Licence
8 31 (2.67%) PKI
9 26 (2.24%) Private Cloud
10 25 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
12 17 (1.46%) EPoS
13 14 (1.21%) Clustering
13 14 (1.21%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
14 12 (1.03%) HP Storage
15 10 (0.86%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.86%) Thin Client
16 8 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 450 (38.76%) Windows Server
2 318 (27.39%) Linux
3 200 (17.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 173 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 163 (14.04%) Windows 7
6 110 (9.47%) Unix
7 84 (7.24%) Apple iOS
8 78 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 75 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 73 (6.29%) Windows 8
11 66 (5.68%) Android
12 54 (4.65%) Windows XP
13 42 (3.62%) Windows 10
14 39 (3.36%) Mac OS X
15 22 (1.89%) Mac OS
16 20 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
17 19 (1.64%) BlackBerry OS
18 11 (0.95%) Solaris
19 9 (0.78%) Windows Vista
20 8 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (18.86%) ITIL
2 141 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (9.65%) Server Virtualisation
4 79 (6.80%) Software Engineering
5 73 (6.29%) Mentoring
6 69 (5.94%) SDLC
7 67 (5.77%) MVC
8 65 (5.60%) Migration
9 60 (5.17%) Data Protection
10 57 (4.91%) Open Source
11 53 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 52 (4.48%) High Availability
13 50 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 48 (4.13%) Business Continuity
15 47 (4.05%) Scrum
16 45 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
16 45 (3.88%) Service Delivery
17 43 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (3.53%) OOP
19 40 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 235 (20.24%) SQL
2 191 (16.45%) C#
3 148 (12.75%) Java
4 103 (8.87%) PowerShell
5 102 (8.79%) C++
6 72 (6.20%) JavaScript
7 43 (3.70%) PHP
8 39 (3.36%) VB
9 37 (3.19%) VB.NET
10 32 (2.76%) Python
11 30 (2.58%) Objective-C
12 29 (2.50%) C
13 28 (2.41%) Bash Shell
14 26 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 24 (2.07%) VBScript
16 23 (1.98%) Perl
17 21 (1.81%) ES6
18 19 (1.64%) Korn
19 11 (0.95%) Ruby
20 10 (0.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 160 (13.78%) Degree
2 115 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (7.24%) MCSE
4 53 (4.57%) Security Cleared
5 50 (4.31%) SC Cleared
6 48 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
7 47 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (4.05%) MCSA
8 44 (3.79%) CCNA
9 40 (3.45%) MCP
10 20 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (1.38%) ISEB
12 15 (1.29%) Sun Certification
13 12 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.86%) CCA
14 10 (0.86%) CISSP
14 10 (0.86%) MCITP
15 9 (0.78%) VCP5
16 8 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.68%) SLA
2 28 (2.41%) QA
3 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.086%) COBIT
5 1 (0.086%) COSO
5 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.086%) TickIT
System Software
1 456 (39.28%) Active Directory
2 163 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 158 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (5.34%) XenApp
5 59 (5.08%) vSphere
6 45 (3.88%) XenServer
7 22 (1.89%) Firmware
8 18 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 17 (1.46%) BitLocker
9 17 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.29%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.43%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.26%) Docker
14 2 (0.17%) NFS
14 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.086%) Xen
Systems Management
1 132 (11.37%) SCCM
2 60 (5.17%) SCOM
3 21 (1.81%) Windows Intune
4 19 (1.64%) SCDPM
4 19 (1.64%) SCSM
5 17 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 17 (1.46%) SCVMM
6 16 (1.38%) SCOrch
7 13 (1.12%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.95%) Puppet
9 10 (0.86%) Ansible
10 8 (0.69%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.60%) XenMobile
12 6 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.34%) MOM
15 3 (0.26%) AirWatch
15 3 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 527 (45.39%) Microsoft
2 264 (22.74%) VMware
3 188 (16.19%) Cisco
4 174 (14.99%) Citrix
5 152 (13.09%) Oracle
6 94 (8.10%) Red Hat
7 86 (7.41%) HP
8 76 (6.55%) Apple
9 69 (5.94%) NetApp
10 57 (4.91%) IBM
11 43 (3.70%) Google
12 27 (2.33%) SolarWinds
13 16 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.29%) F5
14 15 (1.29%) Symantec
15 11 (0.95%) MobileIron
15 11 (0.95%) SAP
16 10 (0.86%) Siemens
17 9 (0.78%) Dell
17 9 (0.78%) EMC
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Alfen
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 8% Bonus + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18595 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 3% Bonus +great benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20-28k
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago