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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 19.23% 20.37% 36.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.24% 84.62% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 32
Average salary £17,000 £30,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +12.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
17 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 21.79% 24.07% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 33
Average salary £18,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (34.48%) HND
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) LAN
2 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) WAN
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 7 (24.14%) Android
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.24%) VoIP
6 5 (17.24%) ADSL
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) Electronics
7 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
7 4 (13.79%) Military
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Avionics
7 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.79%) IEC 61508
7 4 (13.79%) DO-178B
7 4 (13.79%) DO-254
7 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) VxWorks
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) LAN
2 8 (27.59%) WAN
3 5 (17.24%) VoIP
3 5 (17.24%) ADSL
3 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) SMTP
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 2 (6.90%) ISDN
7 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
3 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
3 4 (13.79%) Military
3 4 (13.79%) Avionics
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Support
4 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Graduate
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Advisor
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) XHTML
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
2 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 3 (10.34%) Ajax
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Life Science
1 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) VxWorks
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
1 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
1 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
1 4 (13.79%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) OOD
2 3 (10.34%) OO
2 3 (10.34%) Android Development
2 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
2 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) B2B
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.45%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) HND
2 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) IEC 61508
1 4 (13.79%) DO-178B
1 4 (13.79%) DO-254
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago