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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / East Midlands
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 376 508 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.93% 15.83% 16.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.74% 61.58% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 308 394 468
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
609 825 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.94% 25.70% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 476 624 674
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 118 £34,740 +10.28% 14
Nottinghamshire -7 104 £36,750 +13.07% 12
Leicestershire -6 77 £36,500 +3.54% 17
Derbyshire +1 71 £37,500 -1.31% 10
Lincolnshire -14 13 £29,750 +8.18% 3
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 323 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 311 (37.83%) Windows Server
3 288 (35.04%) Microsoft
4 210 (25.55%) VMware
5 190 (23.11%) SQL
6 177 (21.53%) ITIL
7 165 (20.07%) SQL Server
8 148 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 144 (17.52%) Linux
10 142 (17.27%) MS Excel
11 134 (16.30%) Office 365
12 128 (15.57%) C#
13 121 (14.72%) Cisco
14 113 (13.75%) .NET
15 111 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 109 (13.26%) SCCM
17 99 (12.04%) Hyper-V
18 98 (11.92%) Windows 7
18 98 (11.92%) Firewall
19 97 (11.80%) SLA
20 96 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
21 95 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
22 94 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
23 87 (10.58%) LAN
23 87 (10.58%) WAN
24 84 (10.22%) MS Office
25 83 (10.10%) MS Exchange
26 79 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
27 73 (8.88%) DHCP
27 73 (8.88%) Citrix

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 83 (10.10%) MS Exchange
2 67 (8.15%) SharePoint
3 54 (6.57%) IIS
4 51 (6.20%) Skype for Business
5 44 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 36 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (2.19%) Apache
8 17 (2.07%) SAS
9 13 (1.58%) CMS
9 13 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.22%) Umbraco
11 9 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
12 8 (0.97%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.97%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.85%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.85%) JBoss
14 5 (0.61%) nginx
14 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 142 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 84 (10.22%) MS Office
3 4 (0.49%) OrCAD
3 4 (0.49%) Simulink
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Smoke
5 1 (0.12%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.12%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.36%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.12%) assyst
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 134 (16.30%) Office 365
2 79 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.55%) SaaS
5 14 (1.70%) IaaS
6 8 (0.97%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.85%) PaaS
8 6 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.73%) Slack
9 5 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.61%) G Suite
10 4 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 98 (11.92%) Firewall
2 87 (10.58%) LAN
2 87 (10.58%) WAN
3 73 (8.88%) DHCP
4 71 (8.64%) DNS
5 64 (7.79%) SAN
6 55 (6.69%) TCP/IP
7 47 (5.72%) Skype
8 39 (4.74%) VoIP
8 39 (4.74%) Wireless
9 30 (3.65%) Internet
10 24 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (2.19%) Network Security
12 14 (1.70%) MPLS
12 14 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (1.58%) IPv6
14 12 (1.46%) VLAN
15 11 (1.34%) VPN
16 10 (1.22%) Unified Communications
17 5 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (20.07%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.50%) MySQL
3 23 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (2.68%) Oracle Database
4 22 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 20 (2.43%) Subversion
4 19 (2.31%) MSBuild
5 15 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.82%) Moq
5 15 (1.82%) MSTest
5 15 (1.82%) NUnit
5 15 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (1.70%) CruiseControl
7 13 (1.58%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.85%) JIRA
10 7 (0.85%) Maven
10 7 (0.85%) MSI
10 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.61%) Selenium
12 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
General
1 73 (8.88%) Finance
2 53 (6.45%) Retail
3 48 (5.84%) Manufacturing
4 40 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.07%) Games
6 14 (1.70%) Automotive
7 13 (1.58%) Electronics
8 8 (0.97%) Marketing
9 5 (0.61%) Law
9 5 (0.61%) Legal
10 4 (0.49%) Banking
10 4 (0.49%) Billing
10 4 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.49%) Publishing
11 3 (0.36%) Military
12 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 2 (0.24%) International Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 161 (19.59%) Analyst
2 107 (13.02%) Developer
3 105 (12.77%) Support Engineer
4 102 (12.41%) IT Support
5 98 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 68 (8.27%) Support Analyst
7 67 (8.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 59 (7.18%) Administrator
9 55 (6.69%) .NET Developer
10 54 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 42 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 42 (5.11%) IT Engineer
13 40 (4.87%) IT Analyst
14 39 (4.74%) Service Analyst
14 39 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
15 37 (4.50%) Applications Support
16 36 (4.38%) C# Developer
17 35 (4.26%) Software Engineer
18 31 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (13.75%) .NET
2 72 (8.76%) ASP.NET
3 53 (6.45%) Web Services
4 49 (5.96%) .NET Framework
5 40 (4.87%) CSS
6 38 (4.62%) WinForms
7 36 (4.38%) HTML
8 32 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (2.80%) WCF
9 23 (2.80%) WPF
10 19 (2.31%) XML
11 17 (2.07%) Gherkin
11 17 (2.07%) jQuery
12 15 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (1.82%) Castle Windsor
12 15 (1.82%) Ninject
12 15 (1.82%) Spring.NET
12 15 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
13 14 (1.70%) RESTful
14 13 (1.58%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
1 67 (8.15%) Computer Science
2 59 (7.18%) Data Centre
3 42 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (2.92%) Clustering
5 20 (2.43%) Fat Client
5 20 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.43%) Thin Client
6 15 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (1.58%) Private Cloud
8 12 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.09%) Replication
12 8 (0.97%) Cryptography
12 8 (0.97%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.85%) Physics
14 6 (0.73%) iPad
14 6 (0.73%) Life Science
14 6 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 311 (37.83%) Windows Server
2 148 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 144 (17.52%) Linux
4 98 (11.92%) Windows 7
5 96 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (8.15%) Unix
7 63 (7.66%) Windows 10
8 42 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (4.62%) Windows 8
10 21 (2.55%) Android
11 16 (1.95%) Windows XP
12 15 (1.82%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.70%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (1.46%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.97%) AIX
16 7 (0.85%) Debian
16 7 (0.85%) HPUX
16 7 (0.85%) Solaris
17 6 (0.73%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (21.53%) ITIL
2 94 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (7.30%) Software Engineering
4 56 (6.81%) MVC
5 49 (5.96%) Coaching
6 42 (5.11%) Project Management
7 41 (4.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 41 (4.99%) OO
8 39 (4.74%) High Availability
9 38 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 37 (4.50%) Service Delivery
11 32 (3.89%) Service Management
12 28 (3.41%) Presales
13 27 (3.28%) Change Management
13 27 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
14 26 (3.16%) Incident Management
15 25 (3.04%) Kanban
15 25 (3.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (3.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 190 (23.11%) SQL
2 128 (15.57%) C#
3 62 (7.54%) JavaScript
4 52 (6.33%) T-SQL
5 50 (6.08%) PowerShell
6 44 (5.35%) C++
7 36 (4.38%) VB.NET
8 35 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 28 (3.41%) Python
11 26 (3.16%) C
12 25 (3.04%) Java
13 23 (2.80%) VB
14 18 (2.19%) Ruby
15 17 (2.07%) VB6
16 16 (1.95%) Perl
17 13 (1.58%) Embedded C
17 13 (1.58%) Embedded C++
17 13 (1.58%) Groovy
18 8 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (7.54%) MCSE
3 49 (5.96%) Degree
4 48 (5.84%) Security Cleared
5 44 (5.35%) SC Cleared
6 43 (5.23%) MCSA
7 42 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (4.99%) CCNA
9 33 (4.01%) MCP
10 25 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (2.19%) ISEB
11 18 (2.19%) ISTQB
11 18 (2.19%) MCITP
12 17 (2.07%) CISSP
13 11 (1.34%) CISM
13 11 (1.34%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.22%) CEH
14 10 (1.22%) GSEC
15 8 (0.97%) CCNP
15 8 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (11.80%) SLA
2 27 (3.28%) QA
3 13 (1.58%) JTAG
4 10 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.09%) MISRA
6 8 (0.97%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 323 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 111 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (12.04%) Hyper-V
4 44 (5.35%) vSphere
5 27 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 24 (2.92%) XenApp
7 12 (1.46%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.73%) vCloud
9 6 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.61%) Docker
10 5 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.61%) XenServer
11 4 (0.49%) Firmware
11 4 (0.49%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.49%) Xen
12 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 109 (13.26%) SCCM
2 43 (5.23%) SCOM
3 18 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (2.19%) Puppet
4 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (0.85%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.85%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.61%) Ansible
9 4 (0.49%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.36%) SCSM
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.24%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 288 (35.04%) Microsoft
2 210 (25.55%) VMware
3 121 (14.72%) Cisco
4 73 (8.88%) Citrix
5 72 (8.76%) Oracle
6 57 (6.93%) HP
7 31 (3.77%) NetApp
8 30 (3.65%) SAP
9 26 (3.16%) IBM
10 23 (2.80%) Apple
11 22 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 19 (2.31%) Dell
13 18 (2.19%) Google
13 18 (2.19%) Symantec
14 16 (1.95%) Meraki
15 13 (1.58%) EMC
15 13 (1.58%) Intel
16 12 (1.46%) Bomgar
16 12 (1.46%) Palo Alto
16 12 (1.46%) Veeam
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Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Derby, Derbyshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £20,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + pension and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
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Hinckley, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Oakham, Leicestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Derbyshire
Head Resourcing
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Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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East Midlands
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
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Northamptonshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + training, 24 days hol, on-site parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
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