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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.45% 15.72% 16.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.75% 83.12% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 47 77
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £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
99 77 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.35% 18.92% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 95
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 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 (51.56%) Microsoft
1 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
2 51 (39.84%) MS Office
3 47 (36.72%) MS Excel
4 38 (29.69%) ITIL
5 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
6 33 (25.78%) Firewall
7 32 (25.00%) Degree
8 30 (23.44%) Citrix
8 30 (23.44%) LAN
8 30 (23.44%) SLA
9 29 (22.66%) VMware
10 28 (21.88%) WAN
10 28 (21.88%) SQL
11 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
11 27 (21.09%) International Banking
11 27 (21.09%) Banking
12 26 (20.31%) Retail
13 25 (19.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (18.75%) Business Continuity
14 24 (18.75%) Supplier Management
14 24 (18.75%) Coaching
15 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (12.50%) MS Exchange
19 15 (11.72%) Linux
19 15 (11.72%) Windows 7
19 15 (11.72%) 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 16 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (8.59%) IIS
4 9 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.34%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.34%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (39.84%) MS Office
2 47 (36.72%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.78%) Firewall
2 30 (23.44%) LAN
3 28 (21.88%) WAN
4 8 (6.25%) DNS
4 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.25%) VPN
5 7 (5.47%) SAN
6 6 (4.69%) DHCP
6 6 (4.69%) Wireless
7 2 (1.56%) HTTP
7 2 (1.56%) SMTP
7 2 (1.56%) SSL
7 2 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.78%) Broadband
8 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.78%) FTP
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) Skype
8 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (3.13%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.34%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 27 (21.09%) Banking
1 27 (21.09%) International Banking
2 26 (20.31%) Retail
3 7 (5.47%) Finance
4 5 (3.91%) Legal
5 4 (3.13%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.34%) French Language
6 3 (2.34%) German Language
6 3 (2.34%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (49.22%) Analyst
2 34 (26.56%) Service Analyst
3 30 (23.44%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (17.19%) Support Engineer
5 21 (16.41%) Support Analyst
6 19 (14.84%) Infrastructure Support
7 16 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 12 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (8.59%) Senior Support Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.25%) IT Support
13 7 (5.47%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (5.47%) LAN Engineer
13 7 (5.47%) LAN/WAN Engineer
13 7 (5.47%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) .NET
2 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.13%) SAP XI
4 3 (2.34%) REST
4 3 (2.34%) SOAP
4 3 (2.34%) Web Services
4 3 (2.34%) WPF
5 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.56%) XML
6 1 (0.78%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.78%) LINQ
6 1 (0.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Driving Licence
2 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.34%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.34%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.34%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.34%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Fintech
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) IVR
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
2 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (11.72%) Linux
4 15 (11.72%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.59%) Windows 8
6 10 (7.81%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.03%) Unix
8 8 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.69%) AIX
10 6 (4.69%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.34%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.56%) Debian
13 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.69%) ITIL
2 25 (19.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 24 (18.75%) Coaching
3 24 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 10 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (7.81%) Migration
5 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.47%) Change Management
6 7 (5.47%) Logistics
7 6 (4.69%) Analytics
7 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.69%) High Availability
7 6 (4.69%) Service Management
8 5 (3.91%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.91%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (3.13%) ERP
9 4 (3.13%) Functional Testing
9 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.88%) SQL
2 6 (4.69%) C#
3 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.34%) C++
4 3 (2.34%) Java
4 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.34%) VBScript
5 2 (1.56%) Delphi
5 2 (1.56%) Pascal
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) VB
6 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.13%) ISEB
3 4 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.13%) MCSA
4 2 (1.56%) MCAD
5 1 (0.78%) MCITP
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (23.44%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.38%) XenApp
4 10 (7.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (3.91%) vSphere
5 5 (3.91%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.34%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (51.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.44%) Citrix
3 29 (22.66%) VMware
4 11 (8.59%) Oracle
5 10 (7.81%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.03%) Cisco
7 8 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 7 (5.47%) HP
9 6 (4.69%) NetApp
10 5 (3.91%) SAP
11 3 (2.34%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.34%) Google
11 3 (2.34%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.34%) Lotus
12 2 (1.56%) IBM
13 1 (0.78%) Apple
13 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.78%) Dell
13 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.78%) Symantec
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