The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 15.79% 14.29% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £19,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
Windows
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hinckley region.

Operating Systems Category
Hinckley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 21.05% 33.33% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Hinckley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hinckley region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hinckley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hinckley

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) Tandem
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hinckley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
1 2 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) WinForms
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
1 2 (18.18%) Spring.NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (18.18%) Ninject
1 2 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Tandem
1 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Kanban
1 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (18.18%) MVVM
1 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VB
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix