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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 63 114 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.21% 17.43% 19.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.64% 75.00% 73.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 98 124
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
122 152 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.84% 23.24% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 106 133 171
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -8 47 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Loughborough -9 4 £34,250 -
Lutterworth 0 3 £20,500 -41.42%
Coalville -4 1 £22,000 +12.82%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 62 (35.43%) Windows Server
2 60 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 56 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 56 (32.00%) ITIL
3 56 (32.00%) VMware
4 54 (30.86%) LAN
5 52 (29.71%) WAN
6 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
7 44 (25.14%) Firewall
8 43 (24.57%) Retail
9 42 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 41 (23.43%) SQL
11 34 (19.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (18.86%) Coaching
13 32 (18.29%) Business Continuity
14 31 (17.71%) Supplier Management
15 29 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (14.86%) MS Exchange
18 24 (13.71%) Linux
18 24 (13.71%) SLA
19 19 (10.86%) IIS
20 18 (10.29%) Cisco
21 17 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
21 17 (9.71%) Citrix
21 17 (9.71%) MS Office
21 17 (9.71%) Office 365
21 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (9.14%) HP

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 26 (14.86%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.86%) IIS
3 11 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (9.71%) Office 365
2 4 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.86%) LAN
2 52 (29.71%) WAN
3 44 (25.14%) Firewall
4 16 (9.14%) Wireless
5 15 (8.57%) SAN
5 15 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.00%) DNS
7 13 (7.43%) DHCP
7 13 (7.43%) Internet
8 11 (6.29%) VoIP
9 3 (1.71%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.14%) VLAN
10 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.57%) Broadband
11 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.57%) LDAP
11 1 (0.57%) NAS
11 1 (0.57%) Network Security
11 1 (0.57%) PBX
11 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) RDBMS
2 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.29%) MySQL
3 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.14%) DB2
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.29%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.57%) Subversion
3 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (24.57%) Retail
2 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.57%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Finance
4 7 (4.00%) International Banking
4 7 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.29%) Automotive
6 3 (1.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (25.71%) Analyst
2 43 (24.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (18.86%) Support Analyst
4 30 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 23 (13.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 18 (10.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 18 (10.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 18 (10.29%) IT Support
6 18 (10.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (9.71%) Windows Engineer
8 15 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (8.00%) IT Engineer
9 14 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) Service Analyst
11 11 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (6.29%) VMware Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (5.71%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) .NET
2 12 (6.86%) CSS
3 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.57%) Web Services
5 7 (4.00%) jQuery
5 7 (4.00%) XML
6 6 (3.43%) HTML
6 6 (3.43%) JSON
6 6 (3.43%) RESTful
6 6 (3.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.57%) LINQ
8 1 (0.57%) WinForms
8 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.43%) Clustering
5 5 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.29%) iPhone
7 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.14%) Fintech
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) AS400
9 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) iPad
9 1 (0.57%) iSeries
9 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.43%) Windows Server
2 29 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.71%) Linux
5 15 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.71%) Unix
8 8 (4.57%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.14%) CentOS
10 2 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) ITIL
2 34 (19.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (18.86%) Coaching
4 32 (18.29%) Business Continuity
5 31 (17.71%) Supplier Management
6 14 (8.00%) Change Management
7 13 (7.43%) Line Management
8 10 (5.71%) Project Management
9 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.57%) Migration
10 8 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.00%) Capacity Management
11 7 (4.00%) MVC
11 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.43%) Kanban
12 6 (3.43%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.43%) OO
12 6 (3.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.43%) SQL
2 15 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.86%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.29%) VB.NET
5 10 (5.71%) C#
6 8 (4.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.00%) VBScript
8 5 (2.86%) PHP
9 2 (1.14%) C++
9 2 (1.14%) Python
10 1 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.57%) Perl
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) VB
10 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 13 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.71%) MCSE
4 8 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.29%) MCSA
5 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.71%) MCITP
6 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.14%) CCNA
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.14%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) CCDP
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) CISSP
8 1 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.71%) SLA
2 6 (3.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.57%) vSphere
4 13 (7.43%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.29%) XenApp
7 2 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (8.00%) SCCM
2 5 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.14%) SCOM
4 2 (1.14%) vRealize
5 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.57%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 60 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 56 (32.00%) VMware
3 18 (10.29%) Cisco
4 17 (9.71%) Citrix
5 16 (9.14%) HP
6 14 (8.00%) NetApp
7 11 (6.29%) Oracle
8 5 (2.86%) Dell
8 5 (2.86%) EMC
9 4 (2.29%) IBM
10 3 (1.71%) Altiris
10 3 (1.71%) Samsung
11 2 (1.14%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.14%) Orchard
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.14%) Veeam
12 1 (0.57%) Apple
12 1 (0.57%) Avaya
12 1 (0.57%) SAP
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