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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 115 126 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.09% 17.36% 16.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.05% 79.25% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 157
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
169 159 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.11% 21.90% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 136 133 214
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 3 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 3 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 -4 50 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Lutterworth +7 25 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Kegworth +1 20 - -
Coalville +2 9 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Melton Mowbray +2 2 £32,500 +80.55%
Loughborough -12 2 £22,500 -18.18%
Hinckley +1 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 121 (48.99%) Active Directory
2 120 (48.58%) Microsoft
3 84 (34.01%) SQL Server
3 84 (34.01%) MS Excel
4 83 (33.60%) Windows Server
5 79 (31.98%) SQL
6 57 (23.08%) MS Office
6 57 (23.08%) Oracle
7 55 (22.27%) Finance
8 51 (20.65%) C#
9 49 (19.84%) IIS
9 49 (19.84%) MS Exchange
10 48 (19.43%) .NET
10 48 (19.43%) VMware
10 48 (19.43%) Apple iOS
11 46 (18.62%) Degree
12 44 (17.81%) Windows 7
12 44 (17.81%) Smartcard
13 39 (15.79%) Blackberry
14 38 (15.38%) Firewall
15 35 (14.17%) Citrix
16 34 (13.77%) C++
16 34 (13.77%) Java
16 34 (13.77%) Unix
17 31 (12.55%) Linux
17 31 (12.55%) Android
18 30 (12.15%) ITIL
19 28 (11.34%) High Availability
20 27 (10.93%) Software Engineering
21 26 (10.53%) Retail

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 49 (19.84%) IIS
1 49 (19.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (6.48%) Skype for Business
5 10 (4.05%) Apache
6 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.02%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.21%) SAS
9 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 84 (34.01%) MS Excel
2 57 (23.08%) MS Office
3 14 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.24%) Office 365
3 6 (2.43%) IBM PureFlex
4 3 (1.21%) SaaS
4 3 (1.21%) Yammer
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.38%) Firewall
2 21 (8.50%) SAN
2 21 (8.50%) TCP/IP
3 19 (7.69%) LDAP
4 17 (6.88%) VPN
5 11 (4.45%) DNS
6 10 (4.05%) LAN
7 8 (3.24%) WAN
8 5 (2.02%) DHCP
8 5 (2.02%) Modbus
8 5 (2.02%) SSL
8 5 (2.02%) Wireless
9 4 (1.62%) HTTP
9 4 (1.62%) SMTP
10 3 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.81%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.40%) FTP
12 1 (0.40%) Internet
12 1 (0.40%) NAS
12 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (34.01%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.02%) MySQL
4 5 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.81%) Big Data
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.43%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (2.43%) Artifactory
2 6 (2.43%) InstallShield
2 6 (2.43%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.62%) Subversion
5 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (22.27%) Finance
2 26 (10.53%) Retail
3 17 (6.88%) Banking
3 17 (6.88%) International Banking
4 13 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (1.62%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.81%) French Language
7 2 (0.81%) German Language
7 2 (0.81%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (26.32%) Analyst
2 41 (16.60%) Developer
3 35 (14.17%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (10.12%) Service Analyst
6 22 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
7 19 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
7 19 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 19 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 19 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 18 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.48%) IT Support
10 12 (4.86%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) Architect
11 11 (4.45%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.64%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (19.43%) .NET
2 25 (10.12%) XML
3 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.05%) Web Services
5 9 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.43%) J2EE
6 6 (2.43%) J2ME
6 6 (2.43%) Java EE
6 6 (2.43%) Java SE
7 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (1.21%) COM
8 3 (1.21%) CSS
8 3 (1.21%) HTML
8 3 (1.21%) jQuery
8 3 (1.21%) ODBC
8 3 (1.21%) WinForms
8 3 (1.21%) WPF
9 2 (0.81%) SOAP
9 2 (0.81%) XHTML
9 2 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.81%) Smartcard
2 39 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 25 (10.12%) Computer Science
4 24 (9.72%) Mathematics
5 22 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (7.69%) PKI
7 12 (4.86%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.24%) Driving Licence
8 8 (3.24%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.43%) IVR
9 6 (2.43%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.62%) Clustering
11 3 (1.21%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.21%) SCADA
11 3 (1.21%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.81%) EPoS
12 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.40%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 83 (33.60%) Windows Server
2 48 (19.43%) Apple iOS
3 44 (17.81%) Windows 7
4 34 (13.77%) Unix
5 31 (12.55%) Android
5 31 (12.55%) Linux
6 26 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (9.72%) Windows XP
8 19 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
9 11 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.02%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.62%) Debian
13 3 (1.21%) AIX
13 3 (1.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.40%) HPUX
14 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (12.15%) ITIL
2 28 (11.34%) High Availability
3 27 (10.93%) Software Engineering
4 25 (10.12%) SDLC
5 23 (9.31%) Incident Management
6 20 (8.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (7.69%) Software Deployment
8 17 (6.88%) Migration
8 17 (6.88%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (5.67%) Configuration Management
10 14 (5.67%) Logistics
11 13 (5.26%) Business Continuity
12 12 (4.86%) Software Testing
12 12 (4.86%) Supplier Management
13 11 (4.45%) CRM
13 11 (4.45%) MVC
14 9 (3.64%) Automated Testing
14 9 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (31.98%) SQL
2 51 (20.65%) C#
3 34 (13.77%) C++
3 34 (13.77%) Java
4 13 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 13 (5.26%) VBScript
5 11 (4.45%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.43%) VB
7 4 (1.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.62%) Korn
7 4 (1.62%) Ruby
8 3 (1.21%) C
8 3 (1.21%) Delphi
8 3 (1.21%) Pascal
8 3 (1.21%) Python
9 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.40%) VB6
10 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (18.62%) Degree
2 23 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.86%) MCSE
4 9 (3.64%) ISEB
4 9 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.64%) MCSA
5 6 (2.43%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.62%) CCDP
6 4 (1.62%) CCNA
6 4 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.62%) CISSP
6 4 (1.62%) MCP
7 3 (1.21%) MCAD
7 3 (1.21%) MCTS
7 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) SLA
2 6 (2.43%) QA
3 4 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 121 (48.99%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.64%) vSphere
4 8 (3.24%) XenApp
5 7 (2.83%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.02%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) SCCM
2 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (48.58%) Microsoft
2 57 (23.08%) Oracle
3 48 (19.43%) VMware
4 35 (14.17%) Citrix
5 26 (10.53%) NetApp
6 25 (10.12%) Cisco
7 15 (6.07%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.26%) Apple
9 10 (4.05%) IBM
10 8 (3.24%) HP
11 6 (2.43%) F5
11 6 (2.43%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.43%) MobileIron
11 6 (2.43%) SAP
12 5 (2.02%) Lotus
12 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.62%) Symantec
14 3 (1.21%) Infor
14 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.81%) EMC
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