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 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 6 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 18.18% 5.71% 19.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 9.09% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 10
Average salary £26,250 £30,875 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.97% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £27,575 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,175 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
12 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 21.82% 62.86% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,600
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Internet
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Sun
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
6 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) DSL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
4 7 (38.89%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Technician
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Management
1 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (11.11%) ERP
1 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
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%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) CFEngine
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Progress
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) BT
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