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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 107 107 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.57% 14.66% 18.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.46% 74.83% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85 80 172
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 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £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
161 143 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.44% 19.59% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 114 213
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +8 63 £37,500 +13.63% 8
Kegworth +2 15 £25,000 -
Coalville +1 11 £23,250 +16.25% 1
Lutterworth +2 3 £40,000 +31.14%
Loughborough -14 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Hinckley -2 1 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,000 -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 117 (49.16%) Active Directory
2 109 (45.80%) Microsoft
3 83 (34.87%) MS Excel
4 82 (34.45%) SQL
5 79 (33.19%) SQL Server
6 77 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 60 (25.21%) MS Office
8 50 (21.01%) IIS
9 48 (20.17%) Degree
10 47 (19.75%) Firewall
11 44 (18.49%) ITIL
11 44 (18.49%) VMware
12 43 (18.07%) C#
13 42 (17.65%) Oracle
14 40 (16.81%) Finance
15 39 (16.39%) .NET
15 39 (16.39%) MS Exchange
16 37 (15.55%) Windows 7
16 37 (15.55%) Apple iOS
17 35 (14.71%) Citrix
18 34 (14.29%) Smartcard
18 34 (14.29%) Retail
19 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
20 30 (12.61%) SLA
21 29 (12.18%) Linux
22 28 (11.76%) Blackberry
23 26 (10.92%) Business Continuity
23 26 (10.92%) Banking
23 26 (10.92%) Android

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 50 (21.01%) IIS
2 39 (16.39%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.46%) Skype for Business
5 12 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.78%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.52%) Apache
8 5 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.68%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (34.87%) MS Excel
2 60 (25.21%) MS Office
3 15 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.52%) Office 365
3 5 (2.10%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.75%) Firewall
2 23 (9.66%) LAN
3 21 (8.82%) WAN
4 15 (6.30%) DNS
5 14 (5.88%) LDAP
5 14 (5.88%) SAN
6 13 (5.46%) VPN
7 12 (5.04%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.78%) DHCP
9 6 (2.52%) SSL
10 5 (2.10%) Wireless
11 4 (1.68%) HTTP
11 4 (1.68%) Internet
11 4 (1.68%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.68%) SMTP
12 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.42%) Broadband
13 1 (0.42%) FTP
13 1 (0.42%) VoIP
13 1 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (33.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.94%) MySQL
5 4 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.68%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (1.68%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (2.52%) Artifactory
1 6 (2.52%) InstallShield
1 6 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.68%) Subversion
2 4 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (16.81%) Finance
2 34 (14.29%) Retail
3 26 (10.92%) Banking
4 24 (10.08%) International Banking
5 8 (3.36%) Legal
6 6 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.10%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.26%) French Language
8 3 (1.26%) German Language
8 3 (1.26%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (32.35%) Analyst
2 39 (16.39%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 31 (13.03%) Developer
5 30 (12.61%) Service Desk Analyst
6 26 (10.92%) Support Analyst
7 21 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (6.30%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (6.30%) IT Support
10 14 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
10 14 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
10 14 (5.88%) Active Directory Support Engineer
10 14 (5.88%) C++ Developer
11 12 (5.04%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 10 (4.20%) Applications Support
13 10 (4.20%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 9 (3.78%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.39%) .NET
2 20 (8.40%) ASP.NET
3 16 (6.72%) XML
4 9 (3.78%) Web Services
5 6 (2.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (2.10%) CSS
6 5 (2.10%) HTML
7 4 (1.68%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.26%) REST
8 3 (1.26%) SOAP
8 3 (1.26%) WPF
9 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.84%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.84%) J2EE
9 2 (0.84%) J2ME
9 2 (0.84%) Java EE
9 2 (0.84%) Java SE
10 1 (0.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) Smartcard
2 28 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 23 (9.66%) Smartphone
4 22 (9.24%) Computer Science
5 18 (7.56%) Mathematics
6 15 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.88%) PKI
8 12 (5.04%) Driving Licence
9 9 (3.78%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.52%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.10%) IVR
12 3 (1.26%) Clustering
12 3 (1.26%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.26%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.42%) HP Storage
14 1 (0.42%) Statistics
14 1 (0.42%) User Experience
14 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (32.35%) Windows Server
2 37 (15.55%) Apple iOS
2 37 (15.55%) Windows 7
3 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (12.18%) Linux
6 26 (10.92%) Android
7 21 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 19 (7.98%) Unix
9 16 (6.72%) Windows XP
10 14 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
11 12 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.52%) AIX
14 4 (1.68%) Debian
15 3 (1.26%) Windows 10
15 3 (1.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.49%) ITIL
2 26 (10.92%) Business Continuity
3 25 (10.50%) Supplier Management
4 24 (10.08%) High Availability
5 19 (7.98%) Incident Management
5 19 (7.98%) Software Engineering
6 18 (7.56%) SDLC
7 17 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (6.30%) Software Deployment
9 14 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (5.46%) Coaching
10 13 (5.46%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.04%) Migration
12 11 (4.62%) Logistics
13 10 (4.20%) Configuration Management
14 9 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (3.78%) Change Management
14 9 (3.78%) Service Management
14 9 (3.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.45%) SQL
2 43 (18.07%) C#
3 24 (10.08%) C++
4 20 (8.40%) Java
5 13 (5.46%) VB.NET
5 13 (5.46%) VBScript
6 11 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.10%) Python
9 4 (1.68%) PHP
10 3 (1.26%) Delphi
10 3 (1.26%) Pascal
10 3 (1.26%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) C
11 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (20.17%) Degree
2 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.36%) ISEB
3 8 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.10%) MCSA
6 4 (1.68%) CCDP
6 4 (1.68%) CCNA
6 4 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.68%) CISSP
6 4 (1.68%) MCSE
7 3 (1.26%) MCAD
8 2 (0.84%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.42%) MCITP
9 1 (0.42%) MCP
9 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.61%) SLA
2 4 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 117 (49.16%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.62%) XenApp
4 8 (3.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.52%) vSphere
6 5 (2.10%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (0.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 109 (45.80%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.49%) VMware
3 42 (17.65%) Oracle
4 35 (14.71%) Citrix
5 21 (8.82%) Cisco
6 16 (6.72%) Red Hat
7 15 (6.30%) NetApp
8 13 (5.46%) Apple
9 9 (3.78%) IBM
10 8 (3.36%) HP
10 8 (3.36%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.52%) SAP
12 5 (2.10%) F5
12 5 (2.10%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.10%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.68%) Lotus
14 3 (1.26%) EMC
15 2 (0.84%) Dell
15 2 (0.84%) Forcepoint
15 2 (0.84%) Symantec
Leicester, Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + health care, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 40k per year + bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, childcare v
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £250 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefit
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Salary: £18k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
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