The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 94 163 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.53% 17.12% 21.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.60% 80.30% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 64 142 135
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
126 203 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.13% 21.32% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 94 174 164
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 66 £38,250 -10.00% 8
Kegworth - 14 - -
Coalville +2 3 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Market Harborough +10 2 £23,500 +4.44%
Loughborough 0 2 - -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 128 (57.40%) Microsoft
2 89 (39.91%) Active Directory
3 88 (39.46%) MS Excel
4 72 (32.29%) VMware
5 61 (27.35%) SQL Server
6 58 (26.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (20.63%) Finance
9 45 (20.18%) SQL
10 44 (19.73%) .NET
10 44 (19.73%) Hyper-V
11 43 (19.28%) Change Management
12 41 (18.39%) MS Office
12 41 (18.39%) TCP/IP
13 40 (17.94%) MS Exchange
14 38 (17.04%) Clustering
15 37 (16.59%) C#
15 37 (16.59%) SLA
16 36 (16.14%) IIS
17 35 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
18 34 (15.25%) Incident Management
19 32 (14.35%) HP
20 30 (13.45%) Linux
21 29 (13.00%) XML
21 29 (13.00%) SAN
21 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 29 (13.00%) Degree
22 28 (12.56%) Dell
23 26 (11.66%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (17.94%) MS Exchange
2 36 (16.14%) IIS
3 14 (6.28%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.90%) Lync
6 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.90%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 88 (39.46%) MS Excel
2 41 (18.39%) MS Office
3 8 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Primavera
2 4 (1.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.35%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.39%) TCP/IP
2 29 (13.00%) SAN
3 23 (10.31%) Firewall
4 18 (8.07%) LAN
5 17 (7.62%) DNS
6 16 (7.17%) WAN
7 14 (6.28%) VoIP
8 12 (5.38%) DHCP
9 10 (4.48%) PBX
10 9 (4.04%) Wireless
11 8 (3.59%) CTI
12 7 (3.14%) Internet
13 5 (2.24%) NAS
14 4 (1.79%) VPN
14 4 (1.79%) HTTP
15 3 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (1.35%) VLAN
15 3 (1.35%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
16 2 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.45%) MS Access
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.79%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.35%) Subversion
4 3 (1.35%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.45%) MSTest
5 1 (0.45%) Moq
5 1 (0.45%) Hudson
5 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.45%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 46 (20.63%) Finance
2 23 (10.31%) Banking
3 20 (8.97%) International Banking
4 18 (8.07%) Retail
5 11 (4.93%) Marketing
6 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.79%) Publishing
7 4 (1.79%) French Language
8 3 (1.35%) German Language
8 3 (1.35%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (27.80%) Analyst
2 36 (16.14%) Service Analyst
2 36 (16.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 34 (15.25%) Developer
4 29 (13.00%) Systems Engineer
5 22 (9.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 17 (7.62%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.38%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.93%) Network Engineer
8 11 (4.93%) Security Engineer
9 10 (4.48%) Senior Security Engineer
9 10 (4.48%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.04%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.59%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.59%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.59%) VoIP Engineer
12 7 (3.14%) Senior VoIP Engineer
12 7 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.73%) .NET
2 29 (13.00%) XML
3 26 (11.66%) HTML
4 25 (11.21%) CSS
5 24 (10.76%) ASP.NET
6 22 (9.87%) jQuery
7 19 (8.52%) Web Services
8 15 (6.73%) CSS3
9 7 (3.14%) HTML5
9 7 (3.14%) SOAP
10 5 (2.24%) WPF
10 5 (2.24%) WinForms
10 5 (2.24%) Ajax
10 5 (2.24%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.79%) JSON
11 4 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.35%) REST
12 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 3 (1.35%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.04%) Clustering
2 12 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.69%) EPoS
7 5 (2.24%) PMI
7 5 (2.24%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.24%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.79%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.79%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.79%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.90%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.90%) GIS
10 2 (0.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 58 (26.01%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (13.45%) Linux
4 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (11.66%) Windows 7
6 17 (7.62%) Windows XP
7 14 (6.28%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.14%) UNIX
8 7 (3.14%) Windows Vista
8 7 (3.14%) Android
9 5 (2.24%) Solaris
10 4 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.35%) AIX
11 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.90%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.28%) Change Management
2 35 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (15.25%) Incident Management
4 26 (11.66%) Problem Management
5 25 (11.21%) ITIL
6 21 (9.42%) MVC
7 19 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (8.52%) Web Development
8 18 (8.07%) Data Protection
8 18 (8.07%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.93%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.93%) Project Management
10 8 (3.59%) Automated Testing
10 8 (3.59%) Project Planning
11 6 (2.69%) Programme Management
11 6 (2.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.69%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.24%) Black-Box Testing
12 5 (2.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.18%) SQL
2 37 (16.59%) C#
3 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.07%) PowerShell
5 14 (6.28%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.14%) Java
7 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.79%) VB
8 3 (1.35%) C
8 3 (1.35%) C++
8 3 (1.35%) VB6
9 2 (0.90%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) PHP
10 1 (0.45%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (13.00%) Degree
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.17%) MCP
4 13 (5.83%) MCSE
5 11 (4.93%) PMP
5 11 (4.93%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.24%) CCNA
7 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.79%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.79%) ISEB
9 3 (1.35%) CCNP
9 3 (1.35%) MCTS
10 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.90%) MCSA
10 2 (0.90%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.45%) CCDP
11 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.45%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (16.59%) SLA
2 18 (8.07%) PCI DSS
3 15 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.24%) PMBOK
4 5 (2.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.90%) TickIT
6 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 89 (39.91%) Active Directory
2 46 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (19.73%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.93%) vSphere
5 5 (2.24%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.24%) XenApp
6 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (9.87%) SCCM
2 13 (5.83%) SCOM
3 5 (2.24%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.90%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.90%) WSUS
6 1 (0.45%) Control-M
6 1 (0.45%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.45%) DameWare
6 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.45%) Puppet
6 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 128 (57.40%) Microsoft
2 72 (32.29%) VMware
3 32 (14.35%) HP
4 28 (12.56%) Dell
5 25 (11.21%) Citrix
6 22 (9.87%) Cisco
7 18 (8.07%) IBM
8 16 (7.17%) Altiris
9 14 (6.28%) NetApp
9 14 (6.28%) Oracle
10 13 (5.83%) EMC
11 10 (4.48%) SAP
12 6 (2.69%) Veeam
13 5 (2.24%) Planview
13 5 (2.24%) Remedy
14 2 (0.90%) Apple
14 2 (0.90%) Google
14 2 (0.90%) i2
14 2 (0.90%) IronPort
14 2 (0.90%) Rackspace
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Merton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + car/car allowance
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