The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 15.71% 6.52% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 37.50% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 15
Average salary £21,500 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £36,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
Windows
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln region.

Operating Systems Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 22.86% 17.39% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 18
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Windows
Salary Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Lincoln region.

Windows Salary Trend in Lincoln

Windows
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 11 (42.31%) HND
2 10 (38.46%) Degree
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) ADSL
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) VoIP
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) Electronics
6 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
6 4 (15.38%) Military
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) VxWorks
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) HNC
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Android
6 4 (15.38%) IEC 61508
6 4 (15.38%) DO-178B
6 4 (15.38%) DO-254
6 4 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Avionics
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) VoIP
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
1 6 (23.08%) ADSL
1 6 (23.08%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) ISDN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 4 (15.38%) Military
3 4 (15.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Advisor
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Support
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) WAP
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) SCADA
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) VxWorks
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 4 (15.38%) Project Management
1 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
1 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) B2B
3 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.85%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) HND
2 10 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) HNC
4 1 (3.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) IEC 61508
1 4 (15.38%) DO-178B
1 4 (15.38%) DO-254
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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