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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 22.22% 25.00% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 47.37% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +102.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £45,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
13 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 36.11% 52.78% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 15
Average salary £30,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) DSL
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) MFC
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (8.33%) DirectX
3 1 (8.33%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Delphi
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCDA
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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