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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 99 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.70% 15.09% 17.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.80% 75.57% 72.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72 79 114
Median salary £34,750 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.83% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
169 131 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.35% 19.97% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 127 109 152
Median salary £38,500 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,900 £24,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -6 58 £42,500 +51.78% 9
Kegworth +4 5 - -
Lutterworth 0 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Loughborough -13 3 £25,000 +31.57% 1
Coalville -3 2 £23,500 -12.96% 1
Hinckley -3 1 £55,000 +71.87%
Market Harborough -9 1 £33,500 +42.55%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 80 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 75 (36.95%) Active Directory
3 60 (29.56%) ITIL
4 58 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 56 (27.59%) SQL
5 56 (27.59%) Windows Server
6 55 (27.09%) MS Excel
7 54 (26.60%) Retail
8 53 (26.11%) LAN
9 50 (24.63%) WAN
9 50 (24.63%) VMware
10 46 (22.66%) Firewall
11 39 (19.21%) Degree
11 39 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (17.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 36 (17.73%) MS Office
13 33 (16.26%) IIS
13 33 (16.26%) SLA
13 33 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (15.76%) Business Continuity
15 31 (15.27%) Supplier Management
16 30 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (14.78%) Coaching
17 29 (14.29%) MS Exchange
17 29 (14.29%) Citrix
18 26 (12.81%) Linux
19 24 (11.82%) Windows 7
20 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (11.33%) Cisco
21 22 (10.84%) 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 33 (16.26%) IIS
2 29 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.46%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (27.09%) MS Excel
2 36 (17.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.93%) Office 365
3 3 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.99%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (26.11%) LAN
2 50 (24.63%) WAN
3 46 (22.66%) Firewall
4 18 (8.87%) DNS
5 17 (8.37%) TCP/IP
6 15 (7.39%) DHCP
6 15 (7.39%) SAN
6 15 (7.39%) Wireless
7 14 (6.90%) Internet
8 8 (3.94%) VoIP
9 4 (1.97%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.48%) VPN
11 2 (0.99%) SSL
11 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.49%) Broadband
12 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.49%) FTP
12 1 (0.49%) LDAP
12 1 (0.49%) PBX
12 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.96%) MySQL
2 6 (2.96%) RDBMS
2 6 (2.96%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.48%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (1.48%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.99%) DB2
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 54 (26.60%) Retail
2 22 (10.84%) Banking
3 19 (9.36%) International Banking
4 16 (7.88%) Finance
5 15 (7.39%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.97%) Electronics
8 3 (1.48%) French Language
8 3 (1.48%) German Language
8 3 (1.48%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (33.99%) Analyst
2 45 (22.17%) Support Engineer
3 35 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 28 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (13.30%) Service Analyst
6 26 (12.81%) Service Desk Analyst
7 24 (11.82%) Infrastructure Support
8 23 (11.33%) IT Support
9 19 (9.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (9.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 18 (8.87%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (8.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (8.87%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 14 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (6.40%) Developer
12 13 (6.40%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (5.91%) IT Engineer
14 11 (5.42%) Software Support Engineer
15 10 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (4.93%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.85%) .NET
2 14 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (2.46%) Web Services
4 4 (1.97%) CSS
4 4 (1.97%) HTML
5 3 (1.48%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.48%) REST
5 3 (1.48%) SAP XI
5 3 (1.48%) SOAP
5 3 (1.48%) WPF
5 3 (1.48%) XML
6 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (0.99%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.49%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.49%) jQuery
7 1 (0.49%) LINQ
7 1 (0.49%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) Driving Licence
2 14 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.43%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.94%) Clustering
5 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.96%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.97%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.97%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.48%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.48%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.99%) Fintech
10 2 (0.99%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.49%) iPhone
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) Replication
11 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 39 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (12.81%) Linux
5 24 (11.82%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.42%) Unix
8 8 (3.94%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.97%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.48%) AIX
10 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.48%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.99%) Android
11 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.99%) CentOS
12 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.56%) ITIL
2 36 (17.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (15.76%) Business Continuity
4 31 (15.27%) Supplier Management
5 30 (14.78%) Coaching
6 19 (9.36%) Change Management
7 13 (6.40%) Service Management
8 11 (5.42%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.42%) Project Management
9 10 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.43%) MVC
10 9 (4.43%) Problem Management
11 8 (3.94%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.45%) Incident Management
13 6 (2.96%) CRM
13 6 (2.96%) Data Protection
13 6 (2.96%) Migration
13 6 (2.96%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.46%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.46%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 56 (27.59%) SQL
2 20 (9.85%) C#
3 15 (7.39%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.94%) VBScript
5 7 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.48%) PHP
7 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.99%) C++
8 2 (0.99%) Java
8 2 (0.99%) Python
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (19.21%) Degree
2 14 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.43%) MCSE
4 6 (2.96%) CCNA
4 6 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) CCDP
5 5 (2.46%) CISSP
6 4 (1.97%) MCSA
6 4 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.99%) MCP
8 2 (0.99%) MCTS
9 1 (0.49%) CCNP
9 1 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.26%) SLA
2 8 (3.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (36.95%) Active Directory
2 30 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.39%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.91%) XenApp
5 9 (4.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (4.43%) vSphere
6 5 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) SCCM
2 7 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.48%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.99%) vRealize
6 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.49%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 50 (24.63%) VMware
3 29 (14.29%) Citrix
4 23 (11.33%) Cisco
5 16 (7.88%) Oracle
6 13 (6.40%) HP
7 8 (3.94%) NetApp
8 6 (2.96%) Dell
8 6 (2.96%) EMC
8 6 (2.96%) IBM
8 6 (2.96%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.46%) Altiris
9 5 (2.46%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.97%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.48%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.48%) Google
11 3 (1.48%) SAP
12 2 (0.99%) Apple
13 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.49%) Orchard
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus, Discounts, Pension and Holidays.
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 28000-31000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago