The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 20.00% 14.00% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 33.33% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -35.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 40.00% 42.00% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 17
Average salary £30,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.01% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Windows
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Windows Salary Trend in Loughborough

Windows
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) Internet
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) XenApp
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Sun
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) MCSA
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) Internet
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.56%) DirectX
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Direct3D
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) MFC
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Management
1 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
1 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) Android Development
2 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Delphi
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCIP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCDA
3 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) BT
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce
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