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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 121 86 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.37% 12.67% 16.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.22% 72.88% 75.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94 62 124
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,528 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
180 118 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.87% 17.38% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 141 93 160
Median salary £38,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +3 73 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Kegworth +1 10 £25,000 -
Coalville -4 5 £25,000 -
Loughborough -13 4 £26,500 +39.47% 3
Lutterworth - 3 £42,500 -
Hinckley -3 1 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Market Harborough -9 1 £33,500 +42.55%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 91 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 91 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 68 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 63 (28.51%) SQL
4 62 (28.05%) MS Excel
5 60 (27.15%) ITIL
6 57 (25.79%) Windows Server
7 54 (24.43%) Retail
8 51 (23.08%) LAN
9 50 (22.62%) Firewall
9 50 (22.62%) VMware
10 48 (21.72%) WAN
11 45 (20.36%) Degree
12 43 (19.46%) MS Office
13 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 39 (17.65%) IIS
15 36 (16.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 36 (16.29%) Business Continuity
16 35 (15.84%) Supplier Management
16 35 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (15.38%) SLA
18 33 (14.93%) Citrix
18 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (14.03%) C#
20 30 (13.57%) Coaching
21 29 (13.12%) MS Exchange
22 28 (12.67%) Banking
22 28 (12.67%) Windows 7
23 26 (11.76%) .NET
24 25 (11.31%) International Banking

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 39 (17.65%) IIS
2 29 (13.12%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.98%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.26%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 43 (19.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.07%) Office 365
3 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (23.08%) LAN
2 50 (22.62%) Firewall
3 48 (21.72%) WAN
4 19 (8.60%) TCP/IP
5 18 (8.14%) DNS
6 15 (6.79%) SAN
7 14 (6.33%) DHCP
7 14 (6.33%) Wireless
8 13 (5.88%) Internet
9 7 (3.17%) VoIP
10 6 (2.71%) VPN
11 5 (2.26%) LDAP
12 4 (1.81%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.90%) SSL
13 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.45%) Broadband
14 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.45%) FTP
14 1 (0.45%) PBX
14 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.26%) MySQL
3 5 (2.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (1.36%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.90%) Big Data
5 2 (0.90%) DB2
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (2.26%) Artifactory
1 5 (2.26%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (1.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 54 (24.43%) Retail
2 28 (12.67%) Banking
3 25 (11.31%) International Banking
4 24 (10.86%) Finance
5 14 (6.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.36%) Electronics
7 3 (1.36%) French Language
7 3 (1.36%) German Language
7 3 (1.36%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.36%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (33.94%) Analyst
2 45 (20.36%) Support Engineer
3 37 (16.74%) Support Analyst
4 33 (14.93%) Service Analyst
5 29 (13.12%) Service Desk Analyst
6 26 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (11.31%) Infrastructure Support
8 21 (9.50%) IT Support
9 20 (9.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (8.60%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 17 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 17 (7.69%) Developer
12 16 (7.24%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (7.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (6.79%) Windows Engineer
14 13 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support
15 11 (4.98%) IT Engineer
15 11 (4.98%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.76%) .NET
2 16 (7.24%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.07%) Web Services
4 7 (3.17%) XML
5 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (1.81%) CSS
6 4 (1.81%) HTML
7 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.36%) REST
7 3 (1.36%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.36%) SOAP
7 3 (1.36%) WPF
8 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.90%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.45%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.45%) jQuery
9 1 (0.45%) LINQ
9 1 (0.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.24%) Driving Licence
2 15 (6.79%) Smartcard
3 13 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.88%) Smartphone
4 12 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.98%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.62%) Clustering
7 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.17%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.71%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.26%) PKI
10 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.36%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.36%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) Fintech
12 1 (0.45%) Replication
12 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.79%) Windows Server
2 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (12.67%) Windows 7
5 24 (10.86%) Linux
6 14 (6.33%) Apple iOS
7 12 (5.43%) Unix
7 12 (5.43%) Windows 8
7 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.52%) Android
9 8 (3.62%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.17%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.26%) AIX
11 5 (2.26%) BlackBerry OS
11 5 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.90%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) ITIL
2 36 (16.29%) Business Continuity
2 36 (16.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (15.84%) Supplier Management
4 30 (13.57%) Coaching
5 18 (8.14%) Change Management
6 13 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (5.88%) Service Management
7 11 (4.98%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.98%) PRINCE2
8 10 (4.52%) Project Management
9 9 (4.07%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.07%) Migration
9 9 (4.07%) MVC
10 8 (3.62%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.17%) High Availability
11 7 (3.17%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.17%) Software Deployment
12 6 (2.71%) Data Protection
12 6 (2.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (28.51%) SQL
2 31 (14.03%) C#
3 20 (9.05%) PowerShell
4 13 (5.88%) VBScript
5 11 (4.98%) C++
6 9 (4.07%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.71%) Java
8 4 (1.81%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.36%) PHP
9 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.90%) Python
10 2 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (20.36%) Degree
2 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.26%) CCDP
4 5 (2.26%) CCNA
4 5 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.26%) CISSP
4 5 (2.26%) MCSE
5 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCP
6 2 (0.90%) MCSA
7 1 (0.45%) MCITP
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.38%) SLA
2 9 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.88%) XenApp
5 10 (4.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (3.17%) vSphere
7 5 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.26%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) SCCM
2 7 (3.17%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.90%) vRealize
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 50 (22.62%) VMware
3 33 (14.93%) Citrix
4 23 (10.41%) Cisco
5 20 (9.05%) Oracle
6 16 (7.24%) HP
7 7 (3.17%) EMC
7 7 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.17%) SolarWinds
8 6 (2.71%) Apple
8 6 (2.71%) Dell
8 6 (2.71%) IBM
8 6 (2.71%) NetApp
9 5 (2.26%) Altiris
10 4 (1.81%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.36%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.36%) Google
11 3 (1.36%) Lotus
11 3 (1.36%) SAP
12 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24500.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, childcare v
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago