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

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 26 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.42% 16.20% 19.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.53% 65.91% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 71
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.15%

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
73 88 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.11% 24.58% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 91
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £72,500
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 27 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
2 31 (35.63%) VMware
3 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 25 (28.74%) Linux
4 25 (28.74%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.74%) Active Directory
5 23 (26.44%) SQL
6 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) ITIL
8 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
8 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
8 16 (18.39%) Line Management
9 15 (17.24%) C#
9 15 (17.24%) T-SQL
10 14 (16.09%) .NET
10 14 (16.09%) CSS
10 14 (16.09%) NetApp
10 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
11 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 12 (13.79%) Firewall
12 12 (13.79%) WAN
12 12 (13.79%) LAN
12 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Web Services
13 11 (12.64%) XML
13 11 (12.64%) ASP.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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.20%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (8.05%) Office 365
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Firewall
1 12 (13.79%) LAN
1 12 (13.79%) WAN
2 6 (6.90%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) Wireless
4 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) QlikView
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.90%) Retail
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
3 3 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.94%) Developer
2 13 (14.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.64%) Software Engineer
3 11 (12.64%) Support Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Junior
8 6 (6.90%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.75%) Linux Support
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) IT Support
10 4 (4.60%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
1 14 (16.09%) CSS
2 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
2 11 (12.64%) Web Services
2 11 (12.64%) XML
3 10 (11.49%) jQuery
3 10 (11.49%) JSON
3 10 (11.49%) RESTful
3 10 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.60%) HTML
6 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.30%) WinForms
7 1 (1.15%) LINQ
7 1 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.15%) AS400
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) EPoS
5 1 (1.15%) iSeries
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
2 25 (28.74%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.60%) Unix
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.39%) Line Management
3 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.64%) MVC
4 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (11.49%) Kanban
5 10 (11.49%) OO
6 9 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.90%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.75%) Coaching
8 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.75%) Supplier Management
8 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.60%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.45%) Scrum
10 3 (3.45%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.24%) C#
3 15 (17.24%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.60%) C++
5 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 3 (3.45%) C
6 3 (3.45%) VB
6 3 (3.45%) VB6
7 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.15%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.34%) MCSE
3 7 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) MCSA
5 3 (3.45%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.30%) CCNA
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.30%) MCITP
7 1 (1.15%) CCNP
7 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (28.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) Docker
4 6 (6.90%) vSphere
5 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.15%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.15%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) VMware
2 25 (28.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.09%) NetApp
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
6 5 (5.75%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco
8 2 (2.30%) Samsung
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.15%) Google
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
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