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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 58 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.89% 17.60% 17.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.79% 89.61% 81.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 57
Median salary £42,500 £28,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,778 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £62,700
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
97 77 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.56% 19.64% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 68
Median salary £38,500 £28,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,500 £44,360
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 53 (43.80%) Microsoft
1 53 (43.80%) Active Directory
2 44 (36.36%) ITIL
3 41 (33.88%) LAN
4 39 (32.23%) WAN
5 38 (31.40%) Firewall
6 36 (29.75%) Windows Server
7 34 (28.10%) MS Excel
8 32 (26.45%) MS Office
8 32 (26.45%) VMware
9 31 (25.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (24.79%) Business Continuity
10 30 (24.79%) Retail
10 30 (24.79%) Supplier Management
10 30 (24.79%) Coaching
11 29 (23.97%) Degree
12 26 (21.49%) SLA
13 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
14 22 (18.18%) SQL
15 20 (16.53%) Citrix
15 20 (16.53%) Banking
16 19 (15.70%) International Banking
16 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (12.40%) Windows 7
18 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (11.57%) Linux
20 13 (10.74%) Cisco
20 13 (10.74%) Driving Licence

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 10 (8.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.61%) IIS
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (28.10%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.61%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) LAN
2 39 (32.23%) WAN
3 38 (31.40%) Firewall
4 9 (7.44%) Wireless
5 8 (6.61%) DNS
5 8 (6.61%) SAN
6 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.96%) DHCP
8 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.83%) Broadband
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.83%) FTP
9 1 (0.83%) Network Security
9 1 (0.83%) Skype
9 1 (0.83%) VPN
9 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (2.48%) MySQL
3 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.48%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (24.79%) Retail
2 20 (16.53%) Banking
3 19 (15.70%) International Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Finance
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.48%) French Language
6 3 (2.48%) German Language
6 3 (2.48%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.48%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (42.98%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) Support Engineer
3 24 (19.83%) Service Analyst
4 23 (19.01%) Infrastructure Support
4 23 (19.01%) Service Desk Analyst
4 23 (19.01%) Support Analyst
5 21 (17.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (14.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 16 (13.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (12.40%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (12.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (10.74%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (10.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (9.92%) IT Support
12 10 (8.26%) Senior Support Engineer
13 9 (7.44%) LAN Engineer
13 9 (7.44%) LAN/WAN Engineer
13 9 (7.44%) WAN Engineer
14 7 (5.79%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) .NET
1 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
1 4 (3.31%) Web Services
2 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.48%) REST
2 3 (2.48%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.48%) SOAP
2 3 (2.48%) WPF
3 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.65%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.65%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.83%) LINQ
4 1 (0.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) iPhone
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.75%) Windows Server
2 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (12.40%) Windows 7
4 14 (11.57%) Linux
5 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.31%) Unix
7 3 (2.48%) AIX
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.65%) CentOS
8 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) ITIL
2 31 (25.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (24.79%) Business Continuity
3 30 (24.79%) Coaching
3 30 (24.79%) Supplier Management
4 8 (6.61%) Change Management
5 5 (4.13%) Service Management
6 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.48%) Analytics
7 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.48%) ERP
7 3 (2.48%) Logistics
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.48%) Project Management
8 2 (1.65%) Data Analysis
8 2 (1.65%) Migration
8 2 (1.65%) MVC
8 2 (1.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) C#
3 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) C++
4 1 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.31%) MCSA
4 3 (2.48%) MCSE
5 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MCITP
6 1 (0.83%) MCTS
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.49%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (43.80%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.09%) XenApp
4 9 (7.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (4.96%) vSphere
6 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.48%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.65%) vRealize
4 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.83%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (43.80%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.45%) VMware
3 20 (16.53%) Citrix
4 13 (10.74%) Cisco
5 6 (4.96%) NetApp
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) SolarWinds
6 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.31%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.48%) Google
8 3 (2.48%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.48%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Apple
9 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.83%) Dell
9 1 (0.83%) IBM
9 1 (0.83%) Samsung
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