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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 22.78% 26.32% 25.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 71.43% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 13
Average salary £21,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,300 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
27 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 34.18% 36.84% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £45,000
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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) HND
2 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
4 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
4 6 (19.35%) ADSL
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 6 (19.35%) VoIP
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) HNC
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) VxWorks
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) IBM
5 4 (12.90%) Electronics
5 4 (12.90%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
5 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Military
5 4 (12.90%) Avionics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) VPN
2 6 (19.35%) ADSL
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) VoIP
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) ISDN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (12.90%) Electronics
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
1 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
1 4 (12.90%) Military
1 4 (12.90%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Advisor
3 5 (16.13%) Network Support
3 5 (16.13%) Graduate
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
2 4 (12.90%) VxWorks
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
1 4 (12.90%) Project Management
1 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
1 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
2 1 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) B2B
2 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) HND
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) IEC 61508
1 4 (12.90%) DO-178B
1 4 (12.90%) DO-254
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
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