The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hinckley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hinckley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 3.70% 4.17% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Hinckley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 25.93% 4.17% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £29,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Leicestershire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hinckley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

Windows
Salary Trend in Hinckley

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

Windows Salary Trend in Hinckley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hinckley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hinckley 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hinckley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hinckley 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco