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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 41.94% 14.89% 22.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.86% 41.18% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 16
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £25,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 45.16% 36.17% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 20
Average salary £23,500 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £25,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 10 (35.71%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (21.43%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) WinForms
5 6 (21.43%) Web Design
5 6 (21.43%) WCF
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) CSS3
5 6 (21.43%) C#
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 6 (21.43%) ERP
5 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 6 (21.43%) Ajax
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
7 4 (14.29%) SCCM
7 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) ADSL
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Support
3 4 (14.29%) IT Support
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Graduate
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Advisor
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 6 (21.43%) WinForms
2 6 (21.43%) Ajax
2 6 (21.43%) WCF
2 6 (21.43%) jQuery
2 6 (21.43%) HTML5
2 6 (21.43%) CSS3
3 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
1 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ERP
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
1 6 (21.43%) Web Design
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (3.57%) Release Management
2 1 (3.57%) SDLC
2 1 (3.57%) Scrum
2 1 (3.57%) B2B
2 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) HND
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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