The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 68 69 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.66% 15.94% 16.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.27% 79.31% 79.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 85
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 87 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.86% 20.09% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 109
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 66 (51.97%) Microsoft
1 66 (51.97%) Active Directory
2 54 (42.52%) MS Office
3 51 (40.16%) MS Excel
4 39 (30.71%) Windows Server
5 35 (27.56%) Citrix
6 32 (25.20%) SQL
7 30 (23.62%) Firewall
8 29 (22.83%) VMware
8 29 (22.83%) ITIL
9 28 (22.05%) Degree
10 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
11 25 (19.69%) Linux
11 25 (19.69%) SLA
12 24 (18.90%) MS Exchange
13 23 (18.11%) Banking
13 23 (18.11%) International Banking
14 22 (17.32%) LAN
15 21 (16.54%) Retail
16 20 (15.75%) WAN
17 19 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (13.39%) Windows 7
19 17 (13.39%) Disaster Recovery
20 16 (12.60%) Red Hat
20 16 (12.60%) Unix
20 16 (12.60%) Oracle
20 16 (12.60%) Business Continuity
20 16 (12.60%) Supplier Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 24 (18.90%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.24%) IIS
4 12 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.30%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.94%) Apache
7 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.36%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (42.52%) MS Office
2 51 (40.16%) MS Excel
3 14 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.94%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (2.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.62%) Firewall
2 22 (17.32%) LAN
3 20 (15.75%) WAN
4 11 (8.66%) VPN
5 9 (7.09%) DNS
6 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.94%) DHCP
7 5 (3.94%) SAN
7 5 (3.94%) Wireless
8 4 (3.15%) HTTP
8 4 (3.15%) SMTP
8 4 (3.15%) SSL
9 2 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.79%) Broadband
10 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.79%) FTP
10 1 (0.79%) Network Security
10 1 (0.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) MySQL
3 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (3.15%) SAP BI
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.57%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.15%) Subversion
1 4 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (18.11%) Banking
1 23 (18.11%) International Banking
2 21 (16.54%) Retail
3 11 (8.66%) Finance
4 8 (6.30%) Legal
5 5 (3.94%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.36%) French Language
6 3 (2.36%) German Language
6 3 (2.36%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (47.24%) Analyst
2 31 (24.41%) Service Analyst
3 27 (21.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (13.39%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.81%) Support Analyst
6 12 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Developer
11 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.72%) IT Support
11 6 (4.72%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (4.72%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.94%) Administrator
12 5 (3.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.15%) SAP XI
5 3 (2.36%) REST
5 3 (2.36%) SOAP
5 3 (2.36%) Web Services
5 3 (2.36%) WPF
6 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.57%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.57%) XML
7 1 (0.79%) Java EE
7 1 (0.79%) Java SE
7 1 (0.79%) jQuery
7 1 (0.79%) Leaflet
7 1 (0.79%) LINQ
7 1 (0.79%) OpenLayers
7 1 (0.79%) PostGIS
7 1 (0.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (9.45%) Blackberry
1 12 (9.45%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) IVR
4 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.36%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.36%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.36%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Windows Server
2 25 (19.69%) Linux
3 19 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (13.39%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.60%) Unix
6 16 (12.60%) Windows 8
7 13 (10.24%) Windows XP
8 12 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (8.66%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.72%) AIX
10 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.15%) Debian
11 4 (3.15%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) ITIL
2 17 (13.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (12.60%) Business Continuity
3 16 (12.60%) Coaching
3 16 (12.60%) Supplier Management
4 14 (11.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (9.45%) Migration
5 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.66%) High Availability
7 10 (7.87%) Logistics
7 10 (7.87%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (7.09%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.30%) Software Testing
10 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.51%) Change Management
10 7 (5.51%) Functional Testing
10 7 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.72%) Analytics
12 5 (3.94%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (3.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.20%) SQL
2 8 (6.30%) C#
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 4 (3.15%) C++
4 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.36%) Delphi
5 3 (2.36%) Pascal
5 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.36%) VBScript
6 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.57%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) VB
7 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.51%) ISEB
3 7 (5.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.94%) MCSA
5 3 (2.36%) MCAD
6 1 (0.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 66 (51.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.66%) XenApp
4 9 (7.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (4.72%) vSphere
6 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 66 (51.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (27.56%) Citrix
3 29 (22.83%) VMware
4 16 (12.60%) Oracle
4 16 (12.60%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.24%) Cisco
6 9 (7.09%) NetApp
6 9 (7.09%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.51%) IBM
8 6 (4.72%) HP
8 6 (4.72%) SAP
9 5 (3.94%) F5
9 5 (3.94%) Fortinet
9 5 (3.94%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.36%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.36%) Google
10 3 (2.36%) LANDesk
10 3 (2.36%) Lotus
11 2 (1.57%) Symantec
12 1 (0.79%) Apple
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