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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 17 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 52 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.68% 15.38% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.09% 64.58% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 51 64
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,183 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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 96 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.46% 23.82% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 83 85
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,259 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 37 (38.14%) VMware
1 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
2 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
3 27 (27.84%) ITIL
4 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
4 23 (23.71%) WAN
4 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (23.71%) LAN
5 21 (21.65%) Linux
6 20 (20.62%) SQL
6 20 (20.62%) Firewall
7 16 (16.49%) Line Management
7 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
8 14 (14.43%) Retail
8 14 (14.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (14.43%) Business Continuity
8 14 (14.43%) T-SQL
8 14 (14.43%) CSS
8 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
9 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
9 13 (13.40%) NetApp
9 13 (13.40%) Supplier Management
9 13 (13.40%) Coaching
9 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (12.37%) SLA
10 12 (12.37%) .NET
11 11 (11.34%) VB.NET

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 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.31%) Office 365
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.71%) LAN
1 23 (23.71%) WAN
2 20 (20.62%) Firewall
3 9 (9.28%) Wireless
4 8 (8.25%) SAN
5 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.06%) LDAP
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.03%) VoIP
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) MySQL
3 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
General
1 14 (14.43%) Retail
2 7 (7.22%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Automotive
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Publishing
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) International Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.53%) Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Support Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Developer
7 10 (10.31%) .NET Developer
8 9 (9.28%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (9.28%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (8.25%) IT Support
10 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) CSS
2 12 (12.37%) .NET
3 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.34%) Web Services
3 11 (11.34%) XML
4 10 (10.31%) jQuery
4 10 (10.31%) JSON
4 10 (10.31%) RESTful
4 10 (10.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.12%) HTML
7 2 (2.06%) WinForms
8 1 (1.03%) LINQ
8 1 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.03%) AS400
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Fintech
5 1 (1.03%) iSeries
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
2 21 (21.65%) Linux
3 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.15%) Unix
6 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.06%) CentOS
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) ITIL
2 16 (16.49%) Line Management
3 14 (14.43%) Business Continuity
3 14 (14.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (13.40%) Coaching
4 13 (13.40%) Supplier Management
5 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.34%) MVC
5 11 (11.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (10.31%) Kanban
6 10 (10.31%) OO
7 6 (6.19%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.15%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.15%) Change Management
8 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.09%) High Availability
10 3 (3.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.62%) SQL
2 14 (14.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.34%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.22%) C#
6 4 (4.12%) PHP
7 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) Python
8 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.28%) MCSE
3 7 (7.22%) Degree
3 7 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.12%) MCSA
5 3 (3.09%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.06%) CCNA
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.06%) MCITP
7 1 (1.03%) CCNP
7 1 (1.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.25%) vSphere
4 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.09%) Docker
5 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) SCOM
2 2 (2.06%) vRealize
3 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.03%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (38.14%) VMware
2 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.40%) NetApp
4 9 (9.28%) Cisco
5 7 (7.22%) HP
6 6 (6.19%) Citrix
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Samsung
8 1 (1.03%) Apple
8 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.03%) Google
8 1 (1.03%) IBM
8 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds
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