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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 17 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.48% 18.21% 17.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.94% 67.40% 75.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 103 109
Median salary £36,500 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £52,200 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
121 181 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.64% 27.01% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 111 159 141
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,331 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 53 £36,500 -2.66% 8
Loughborough -2 6 £28,750 -
Hinckley - 3 £34,000 - 4
Lutterworth 0 2 £19,750 -50.62%
Kegworth +5 1 £45,001 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 61 (39.10%) Windows Server
2 57 (36.54%) Microsoft
3 51 (32.69%) VMware
4 45 (28.85%) ITIL
5 43 (27.56%) SQL Server
6 42 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 39 (25.00%) SQL
8 35 (22.44%) MS Excel
9 34 (21.79%) LAN
10 33 (21.15%) WAN
11 30 (19.23%) Linux
12 28 (17.95%) MS Exchange
13 25 (16.03%) Firewall
14 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (14.10%) Retail
15 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (13.46%) Wireless
17 20 (12.82%) .NET
18 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
18 19 (12.18%) T-SQL
18 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (12.18%) Line Management
18 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (11.54%) CSS
19 18 (11.54%) NetApp
20 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
21 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
21 16 (10.26%) C#
21 16 (10.26%) Cisco

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 28 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.05%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.13%) IIS
4 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (22.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.97%) Office 365
3 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.79%) LAN
2 33 (21.15%) WAN
3 25 (16.03%) Firewall
4 21 (13.46%) Wireless
5 11 (7.05%) DNS
5 11 (7.05%) SAN
5 11 (7.05%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.05%) VoIP
6 10 (6.41%) DHCP
7 8 (5.13%) Internet
8 2 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.28%) LDAP
8 2 (1.28%) VLAN
8 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.64%) PBX
9 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.21%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.21%) MySQL
4 5 (3.21%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.28%) DB2
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.21%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) Calabash
3 1 (0.64%) Capybara
3 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.64%) Protractor
3 1 (0.64%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.64%) Selenium
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (14.10%) Retail
2 10 (6.41%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.56%) Automotive
4 3 (1.92%) Electronics
4 3 (1.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) International Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (22.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (17.95%) Analyst
3 23 (14.74%) Support Analyst
3 23 (14.74%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.82%) IT Support
5 19 (12.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (10.90%) Developer
7 14 (8.97%) .NET Developer
7 14 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) IT Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (5.77%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (4.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.82%) .NET
2 18 (11.54%) CSS
3 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.69%) jQuery
4 12 (7.69%) Web Services
5 11 (7.05%) JSON
5 11 (7.05%) XML
6 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (6.41%) RESTful
6 10 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (5.13%) HTML
8 3 (1.92%) WCF
8 3 (1.92%) WinForms
8 3 (1.92%) WPF
9 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.64%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.64%) LINQ
9 1 (0.64%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.13%) Clustering
2 8 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.21%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.56%) Life Science
6 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.92%) iPhone
6 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) Fintech
7 2 (1.28%) iPad
7 2 (1.28%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) AS400
8 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.64%) EPoS
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.10%) Windows Server
2 30 (19.23%) Linux
3 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.97%) Unix
6 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.85%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.28%) CentOS
9 2 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.85%) ITIL
2 19 (12.18%) Line Management
3 15 (9.62%) Coaching
3 15 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (8.97%) Business Continuity
5 13 (8.33%) MVC
5 13 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.69%) Change Management
6 12 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (7.05%) Capacity Management
8 10 (6.41%) Kanban
8 10 (6.41%) OO
8 10 (6.41%) Project Management
9 9 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.77%) High Availability
9 9 (5.77%) Process Improvement
10 6 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.00%) SQL
2 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (12.18%) T-SQL
3 16 (10.26%) C#
4 13 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 10 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.21%) PHP
7 3 (1.92%) C++
8 2 (1.28%) C
8 2 (1.28%) VBScript
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) Python
9 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.64%) VB
9 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.62%) MCSE
3 12 (7.69%) Degree
3 12 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.56%) CCNA
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.56%) MCSA
5 3 (1.92%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.28%) CCDP
6 2 (1.28%) CISSP
6 2 (1.28%) MCITP
6 2 (1.28%) MCP
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 42 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.69%) vSphere
4 8 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.56%) Docker
7 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.64%) XenApp
8 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (7.05%) SCCM
2 3 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.28%) SCOM
3 2 (1.28%) vRealize
4 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.64%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 57 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.69%) VMware
3 18 (11.54%) NetApp
4 16 (10.26%) Cisco
5 13 (8.33%) Oracle
6 12 (7.69%) HP
7 11 (7.05%) Citrix
8 3 (1.92%) EMC
8 3 (1.92%) SAP
9 2 (1.28%) Apple
9 2 (1.28%) Dell
9 2 (1.28%) IBM
9 2 (1.28%) Orchard
9 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.28%) Samsung
9 2 (1.28%) Veeam
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + on call and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TriMas Corporation
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinckley
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago