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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 112 94 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.26% 13.17% 17.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 70.15% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 64 154
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,650 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,250 £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
168 134 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.89% 18.77% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 145 102 188
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 73 £42,000 +20.00% 4
Kegworth +2 15 £25,000 -
Coalville +2 9 £25,000 +25.00% 1
Loughborough -14 3 £35,000 -
Lutterworth +1 2 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,000 -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (47.23%) Active Directory
2 106 (45.11%) Microsoft
3 78 (33.19%) SQL
3 78 (33.19%) SQL Server
4 76 (32.34%) MS Excel
5 70 (29.79%) Windows Server
6 58 (24.68%) MS Office
7 54 (22.98%) ITIL
8 49 (20.85%) Firewall
9 48 (20.43%) Degree
10 47 (20.00%) IIS
11 44 (18.72%) Retail
12 42 (17.87%) VMware
13 40 (17.02%) C#
14 38 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (15.74%) Citrix
15 37 (15.74%) SLA
16 35 (14.89%) MS Exchange
16 35 (14.89%) Windows 7
17 34 (14.47%) LAN
17 34 (14.47%) .NET
18 33 (14.04%) Business Continuity
19 32 (13.62%) Supplier Management
19 32 (13.62%) Finance
19 32 (13.62%) Oracle
20 31 (13.19%) WAN
21 30 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
22 29 (12.34%) Apple iOS
22 29 (12.34%) 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 47 (20.00%) IIS
2 35 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 19 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (3.83%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.98%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.28%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.85%) Apache
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 76 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 58 (24.68%) MS Office
3 12 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.85%) Firewall
2 34 (14.47%) LAN
3 31 (13.19%) WAN
4 14 (5.96%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.53%) DNS
6 12 (5.11%) SAN
7 11 (4.68%) VPN
8 10 (4.26%) LDAP
9 9 (3.83%) DHCP
10 7 (2.98%) Internet
11 5 (2.13%) Wireless
12 4 (1.70%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.70%) SSL
13 2 (0.85%) HTTP
13 2 (0.85%) SMTP
13 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.43%) FTP
14 1 (0.43%) VoIP
14 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (33.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (1.70%) MySQL
4 4 (1.70%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (2.55%) Artifactory
1 6 (2.55%) InstallShield
1 6 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 44 (18.72%) Retail
2 32 (13.62%) Finance
3 29 (12.34%) Banking
4 27 (11.49%) International Banking
5 8 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.55%) Legal
7 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.13%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.28%) French Language
8 3 (1.28%) German Language
8 3 (1.28%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (35.74%) Analyst
2 45 (19.15%) Support Engineer
3 38 (16.17%) Service Analyst
4 34 (14.47%) Service Desk Analyst
4 34 (14.47%) Support Analyst
5 24 (10.21%) Developer
6 23 (9.79%) Infrastructure Support
7 22 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (8.09%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (7.66%) IT Support
10 17 (7.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (6.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 13 (5.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (5.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (4.68%) Senior Support Engineer
15 10 (4.26%) Active Directory Engineer
15 10 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
15 10 (4.26%) C++ Developer
15 10 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.47%) .NET
2 18 (7.66%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.11%) XML
4 9 (3.83%) Web Services
5 6 (2.55%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (1.70%) CSS
7 4 (1.70%) HTML
7 4 (1.70%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.28%) REST
8 3 (1.28%) SOAP
8 3 (1.28%) WPF
9 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.85%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.43%) LINQ
10 1 (0.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.06%) Smartcard
2 22 (9.36%) Blackberry
3 19 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.09%) Smartphone
4 17 (7.23%) Driving Licence
5 14 (5.96%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.26%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.26%) PKI
8 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.13%) Clustering
10 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.85%) IVR
11 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.43%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.43%) iPhone
12 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.79%) Windows Server
2 38 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (14.89%) Windows 7
5 29 (12.34%) Apple iOS
6 20 (8.51%) Android
6 20 (8.51%) Linux
7 18 (7.66%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.53%) Windows XP
9 11 (4.68%) Unix
10 10 (4.26%) BlackBerry OS
11 9 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.98%) Windows 10
14 6 (2.55%) AIX
15 4 (1.70%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.98%) ITIL
2 33 (14.04%) Business Continuity
3 32 (13.62%) Supplier Management
4 27 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (9.36%) Coaching
6 17 (7.23%) High Availability
6 17 (7.23%) Incident Management
7 13 (5.53%) Migration
7 13 (5.53%) SDLC
7 13 (5.53%) Software Engineering
8 12 (5.11%) Service Management
8 12 (5.11%) Software Deployment
9 11 (4.68%) Change Management
9 11 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.68%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (3.83%) Logistics
11 9 (3.83%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.40%) MVC
12 8 (3.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 78 (33.19%) SQL
2 40 (17.02%) C#
3 20 (8.51%) C++
4 16 (6.81%) PowerShell
5 14 (5.96%) Java
5 14 (5.96%) VBScript
6 13 (5.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.70%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.28%) Delphi
8 3 (1.28%) Pascal
8 3 (1.28%) Python
8 3 (1.28%) VB
9 2 (0.85%) PHP
9 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.43%) C
10 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (20.43%) Degree
2 14 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.13%) ISEB
4 5 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.13%) MCSA
5 4 (1.70%) CCDP
5 4 (1.70%) CCNA
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.70%) CISSP
5 4 (1.70%) MCSE
6 3 (1.28%) MCAD
7 1 (0.43%) MCITP
7 1 (0.43%) MCP
7 1 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.74%) SLA
2 6 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (47.23%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.53%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.53%) XenApp
4 10 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.55%) vSphere
6 5 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.55%) SCCM
2 4 (1.70%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.28%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 106 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.87%) VMware
3 37 (15.74%) Citrix
4 32 (13.62%) Oracle
5 16 (6.81%) Cisco
6 12 (5.11%) HP
7 11 (4.68%) Apple
8 10 (4.26%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.83%) SolarWinds
10 8 (3.40%) IBM
11 7 (2.98%) NetApp
12 5 (2.13%) Dell
12 5 (2.13%) EMC
12 5 (2.13%) SAP
13 4 (1.70%) Altiris
14 3 (1.28%) Forcepoint
14 3 (1.28%) Google
14 3 (1.28%) LANDesk
14 3 (1.28%) Lotus
15 2 (0.85%) Symantec
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £250 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Amazon
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 40k per year + bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, childcare v
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Highams
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago