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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 20.59% 45.59% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 91.18% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 6
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,800 £22,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
28 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 41.18% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 13
Average salary £32,000 £26,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) IIS
3 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Apache
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) LAMP
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) DNS
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Information Security
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) Perl
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) MySQL
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (39.13%) IIS
2 6 (26.09%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) SMTP
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (4.35%) ADSL
7 1 (4.35%) ISDN
7 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) LAMP
3 4 (17.39%) Ajax
3 4 (17.39%) WCF
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
1 4 (17.39%) Graphic Design
1 4 (17.39%) Life Science
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Android
3 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) IT Governance
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) OOD
3 4 (17.39%) Android Development
3 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) HND
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) MCT
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) VCAP
3 1 (4.35%) CCEE
3 1 (4.35%) CCIA
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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