The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 102 127 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.86% 17.71% 17.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 79.87% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 98 161
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Windows
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 159 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.79% 22.18% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 126 126 210
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 49 £36,000 +10.76% 14
Kegworth +4 17 - -
Lutterworth +2 15 £40,000 +31.14%
Coalville 0 9 £21,500 +7.50% 1
Loughborough -12 2 £28,750 +4.54% 1
Hinckley +1 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,000 - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 119 (51.97%) Active Directory
2 108 (47.16%) Microsoft
3 80 (34.93%) MS Excel
4 78 (34.06%) SQL
5 77 (33.62%) SQL Server
6 76 (33.19%) Windows Server
7 57 (24.89%) MS Office
8 49 (21.40%) Oracle
9 48 (20.96%) Degree
10 47 (20.52%) IIS
11 45 (19.65%) C#
11 45 (19.65%) Finance
12 43 (18.78%) VMware
12 43 (18.78%) Apple iOS
13 42 (18.34%) MS Exchange
14 41 (17.90%) .NET
15 40 (17.47%) Smartcard
16 39 (17.03%) Citrix
16 39 (17.03%) Windows 7
17 36 (15.72%) Firewall
18 34 (14.85%) Blackberry
19 33 (14.41%) ITIL
20 32 (13.97%) Linux
21 31 (13.54%) C++
22 29 (12.66%) Java
22 29 (12.66%) Android
23 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
23 26 (11.35%) High Availability
23 26 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
23 26 (11.35%) Smartphone

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 47 (20.52%) IIS
2 42 (18.34%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.42%) Skype for Business
5 13 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (4.37%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.49%) Apache
7 8 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.75%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (34.93%) MS Excel
2 57 (24.89%) MS Office
3 16 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.62%) IBM PureFlex
2 6 (2.62%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Yammer
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.72%) Firewall
2 18 (7.86%) SAN
3 17 (7.42%) LDAP
4 15 (6.55%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.55%) VPN
5 11 (4.80%) DNS
6 10 (4.37%) LAN
7 8 (3.49%) WAN
8 6 (2.62%) SSL
9 5 (2.18%) DHCP
9 5 (2.18%) Wireless
10 4 (1.75%) HTTP
10 4 (1.75%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.75%) SMTP
11 2 (0.87%) Modbus
11 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.44%) Internet
12 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.44%) VoIP
12 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (33.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.62%) MySQL
5 4 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (1.75%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.87%) Big Data
6 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.62%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (2.62%) Artifactory
2 6 (2.62%) InstallShield
2 6 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.75%) Subversion
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.87%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (19.65%) Finance
2 21 (9.17%) Banking
2 21 (9.17%) Retail
3 20 (8.73%) International Banking
4 10 (4.37%) Legal
5 5 (2.18%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.31%) French Language
6 3 (1.31%) German Language
6 3 (1.31%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (30.13%) Analyst
2 35 (15.28%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.85%) Developer
4 30 (13.10%) Service Analyst
5 26 (11.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 22 (9.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (7.42%) Active Directory Engineer
7 17 (7.42%) Active Directory Support
7 17 (7.42%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 17 (7.42%) C++ Developer
7 17 (7.42%) Support Analyst
7 17 (7.42%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (6.11%) IT Support
9 12 (5.24%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.93%) Senior Support Engineer
12 8 (3.49%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Architect
12 8 (3.49%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.90%) .NET
2 21 (9.17%) XML
3 17 (7.42%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.93%) Web Services
5 6 (2.62%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (1.75%) J2EE
7 4 (1.75%) J2ME
7 4 (1.75%) Java EE
7 4 (1.75%) Java SE
7 4 (1.75%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.31%) REST
8 3 (1.31%) SOAP
8 3 (1.31%) WPF
9 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.87%) COM
9 2 (0.87%) CSS
9 2 (0.87%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.87%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.47%) Smartcard
2 34 (14.85%) Blackberry
3 26 (11.35%) Smartphone
4 25 (10.92%) Computer Science
5 22 (9.61%) Mathematics
6 18 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (7.42%) PKI
8 12 (5.24%) Driving Licence
9 10 (4.37%) Data Centre
10 8 (3.49%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.62%) IVR
11 6 (2.62%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.31%) Clustering
12 3 (1.31%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.31%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.87%) SCADA
14 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
14 1 (0.44%) HP Storage
14 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.19%) Windows Server
2 43 (18.78%) Apple iOS
3 39 (17.03%) Windows 7
4 32 (13.97%) Linux
5 29 (12.66%) Android
6 26 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (10.92%) Unix
8 24 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (9.17%) Windows 8
10 18 (7.86%) Windows XP
11 17 (7.42%) BlackBerry OS
12 14 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.62%) AIX
13 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.75%) Debian
15 3 (1.31%) Windows 10
15 3 (1.31%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.41%) ITIL
2 26 (11.35%) High Availability
3 23 (10.04%) Software Engineering
4 22 (9.61%) SDLC
5 21 (9.17%) Incident Management
6 18 (7.86%) Software Deployment
7 17 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (7.42%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 14 (6.11%) Migration
10 13 (5.68%) Business Continuity
10 13 (5.68%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.24%) Logistics
11 12 (5.24%) Supplier Management
12 11 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.80%) Software Testing
13 10 (4.37%) Mobile Device Management
13 10 (4.37%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.93%) Functional Testing
14 9 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.06%) SQL
2 45 (19.65%) C#
3 31 (13.54%) C++
4 29 (12.66%) Java
5 12 (5.24%) PowerShell
5 12 (5.24%) VB.NET
5 12 (5.24%) VBScript
6 5 (2.18%) VB
7 3 (1.31%) C
7 3 (1.31%) Delphi
7 3 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.31%) Pascal
7 3 (1.31%) PHP
7 3 (1.31%) Python
8 2 (0.87%) Korn
8 2 (0.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (20.96%) Degree
2 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.93%) ISEB
3 9 (3.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.62%) MCSE
5 4 (1.75%) CCDP
5 4 (1.75%) CCNA
5 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.75%) CISSP
5 4 (1.75%) MCSA
5 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.75%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.31%) MCAD
7 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.44%) MCP
8 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.18%) QA
3 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 119 (51.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.24%) XenApp
4 8 (3.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (3.49%) vSphere
5 6 (2.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.18%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.31%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.31%) SCCM
2 2 (0.87%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.44%) Puppet
3 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 108 (47.16%) Microsoft
2 49 (21.40%) Oracle
3 43 (18.78%) VMware
4 39 (17.03%) Citrix
5 22 (9.61%) Cisco
5 22 (9.61%) NetApp
6 18 (7.86%) Red Hat
7 14 (6.11%) Apple
8 11 (4.80%) IBM
9 8 (3.49%) HP
9 8 (3.49%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.06%) SAP
11 6 (2.62%) F5
11 6 (2.62%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.62%) MobileIron
12 4 (1.75%) Lotus
12 4 (1.75%) Symantec
13 2 (0.87%) EMC
13 2 (0.87%) Forcepoint
13 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus and training
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicester
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent market rate salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago