The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 405 590 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.77% 18.66% 17.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.07% 66.82% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 326 445 520
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +23.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 595 883 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.23% 27.93% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 463 658 738
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the East Midlands

Windows
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows in the East Midlands

Windows
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in the East Midlands

Windows
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 130 £37,500 - 21
Northamptonshire +3 105 £30,000 -21.05% 19
Derbyshire -1 85 £29,500 -15.71% 9
Leicestershire -16 65 £34,000 -9.33% 24
Lincolnshire -10 15 £26,750 -10.83% 5
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 312 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 298 (38.45%) Windows Server
3 281 (36.26%) Active Directory
4 228 (29.42%) SQL
5 192 (24.77%) SQL Server
5 192 (24.77%) VMware
6 162 (20.90%) ITIL
7 157 (20.26%) Linux
8 149 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 134 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 114 (14.71%) SCCM
11 108 (13.94%) Office 365
12 107 (13.81%) Hyper-V
12 107 (13.81%) C#
13 104 (13.42%) .NET
14 103 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 100 (12.90%) MS Office
16 97 (12.52%) Windows 7
17 96 (12.39%) SLA
18 93 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 92 (11.87%) Cisco
20 86 (11.10%) Firewall
20 86 (11.10%) Citrix
20 86 (11.10%) MS Exchange
20 86 (11.10%) Degree
21 78 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
22 77 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
23 73 (9.42%) Computer Science
23 73 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
23 73 (9.42%) DNS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (11.10%) MS Exchange
2 55 (7.10%) SharePoint
3 48 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (5.55%) IIS
5 39 (5.03%) Skype for Business
6 24 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (2.84%) Apache
8 17 (2.19%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.29%) CMS
11 9 (1.16%) JBoss
11 9 (1.16%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.90%) nginx
13 6 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.65%) CloudStack
14 5 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (0.65%) SAS
14 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 149 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 100 (12.90%) MS Office
3 10 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.52%) Simulink
5 3 (0.39%) OrCAD
6 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Maple
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.26%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 108 (13.94%) Office 365
2 73 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (2.97%) SaaS
5 5 (0.65%) G Suite
6 4 (0.52%) IaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 86 (11.10%) Firewall
2 73 (9.42%) DNS
3 72 (9.29%) SAN
4 66 (8.52%) DHCP
5 55 (7.10%) LAN
6 51 (6.58%) TCP/IP
7 50 (6.45%) WAN
8 33 (4.26%) Skype
9 28 (3.61%) VLAN
10 27 (3.48%) Wireless
11 22 (2.84%) VoIP
12 21 (2.71%) Internet
13 19 (2.45%) Network Security
14 18 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (1.68%) VPN
17 12 (1.55%) IPv6
18 11 (1.42%) Unified Communications
19 8 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
19 8 (1.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (4.77%) MySQL
4 31 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 24 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
7 23 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.45%) NoSQL
9 17 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (1.42%) DB2
12 9 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.90%) Relational Database
14 6 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Discoverer
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 30 (3.87%) Subversion
3 23 (2.97%) MSBuild
4 18 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.19%) CruiseControl
6 16 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.94%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.55%) MSI
9 10 (1.29%) JIRA
10 8 (1.03%) Selenium
11 7 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.77%) Maven
12 6 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.65%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.65%) InstallShield
13 5 (0.65%) Moq
13 5 (0.65%) MSTest
13 5 (0.65%) NUnit
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 56 (7.23%) Manufacturing
2 50 (6.45%) Retail
3 48 (6.19%) Finance
4 23 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.45%) Automotive
6 12 (1.55%) Law
7 11 (1.42%) Marketing
8 8 (1.03%) Games
9 7 (0.90%) Electronics
9 7 (0.90%) Legal
10 6 (0.77%) Publishing
11 5 (0.65%) Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Advertising
12 4 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.52%) Billing
12 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Military
13 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 185 (23.87%) Analyst
2 101 (13.03%) IT Support
3 96 (12.39%) Developer
4 91 (11.74%) Support Analyst
5 66 (8.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 66 (8.52%) Support Engineer
6 58 (7.48%) IT Analyst
7 47 (6.06%) Administrator
7 47 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
8 44 (5.68%) .NET Developer
8 44 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 41 (5.29%) Applications Support
10 40 (5.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 39 (5.03%) 1st Line Support
11 39 (5.03%) Service Analyst
11 39 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
12 36 (4.65%) Software Engineer
13 33 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 31 (4.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.42%) .NET
2 56 (7.23%) Web Services
3 54 (6.97%) ASP.NET
4 49 (6.32%) HTML
5 46 (5.94%) CSS
6 38 (4.90%) .NET Framework
7 25 (3.23%) XML
8 20 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (2.32%) JSON
10 17 (2.19%) RESTful
10 17 (2.19%) SOAP
10 17 (2.19%) WinForms
11 16 (2.06%) ActiveX
11 16 (2.06%) jQuery
12 14 (1.81%) HTML5
13 13 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (1.42%) AngularJS
14 11 (1.42%) XSD
14 11 (1.42%) XSLT
15 10 (1.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.42%) Computer Science
2 61 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 32 (4.13%) Clustering
4 32 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.55%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.29%) iPad
7 10 (1.29%) Life Science
8 9 (1.16%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.16%) Thin Client
9 7 (0.90%) iPhone
9 7 (0.90%) Replication
10 6 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 6 (0.77%) EPoS
10 6 (0.77%) Private Cloud
10 6 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.65%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 298 (38.45%) Windows Server
2 157 (20.26%) Linux
3 134 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 97 (12.52%) Windows 7
5 77 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (7.10%) Windows 10
7 52 (6.71%) Unix
8 36 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 35 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (2.84%) Android
11 18 (2.32%) Mac OS
11 18 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (2.19%) Ubuntu
13 11 (1.42%) Debian
14 10 (1.29%) CentOS
14 10 (1.29%) HPUX
15 9 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
16 8 (1.03%) AIX
17 7 (0.90%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (20.90%) ITIL
2 78 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (7.35%) Software Engineering
4 44 (5.68%) High Availability
4 44 (5.68%) OO
5 42 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 35 (4.52%) MVC
7 32 (4.13%) Mentoring
8 30 (3.87%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (3.87%) SDLC
9 29 (3.74%) Coaching
10 28 (3.61%) Customer Requirements
10 28 (3.61%) Service Management
11 27 (3.48%) Line Management
11 27 (3.48%) Migration
12 24 (3.10%) Project Management
12 24 (3.10%) Service Delivery
13 23 (2.97%) Incident Management
14 22 (2.84%) Translating Business Requirements
15 21 (2.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 228 (29.42%) SQL
2 107 (13.81%) C#
3 66 (8.52%) JavaScript
4 57 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 49 (6.32%) Java
6 45 (5.81%) PowerShell
7 38 (4.90%) C++
8 32 (4.13%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.10%) C
9 24 (3.10%) Python
10 22 (2.84%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.71%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.45%) VB
12 19 (2.45%) VB6
13 17 (2.19%) Ruby
14 16 (2.06%) Perl
15 12 (1.55%) Embedded C
15 12 (1.55%) Embedded C++
15 12 (1.55%) Groovy
15 12 (1.55%) R
Qualifications
1 103 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (11.10%) Degree
3 62 (8.00%) MCSE
4 38 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 37 (4.77%) MCITP
5 37 (4.77%) MCSA
6 34 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 32 (4.13%) CCNA
9 18 (2.32%) MCP
10 15 (1.94%) CISSP
10 15 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.68%) DV Cleared
12 11 (1.42%) CEH
12 11 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.29%) CISM
13 10 (1.29%) GSEC
13 10 (1.29%) ISTQB
14 9 (1.16%) ISEB
15 8 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (12.39%) SLA
2 19 (2.45%) QA
3 12 (1.55%) JTAG
4 10 (1.29%) MISRA
4 10 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 281 (36.26%) Active Directory
2 107 (13.81%) Hyper-V
3 93 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (7.61%) vSphere
5 24 (3.10%) XenApp
6 19 (2.45%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (1.81%) Docker
9 13 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.90%) Xen
11 6 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.77%) NFS
11 6 (0.77%) vCloud
11 6 (0.77%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.77%) XenServer
12 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.52%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.26%) Firmware
16 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 114 (14.71%) SCCM
2 60 (7.74%) SCOM
3 17 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 16 (2.06%) SCSM
5 13 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.55%) Puppet
7 11 (1.42%) Ansible
8 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 10 (1.29%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (0.90%) SCDPM
10 6 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.39%) Nagios
13 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 312 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 192 (24.77%) VMware
3 92 (11.87%) Cisco
4 86 (11.10%) Citrix
5 59 (7.61%) Oracle
6 48 (6.19%) NetApp
7 45 (5.81%) HP
8 27 (3.48%) Bomgar
9 24 (3.10%) SAP
10 21 (2.71%) Dell
11 19 (2.45%) IBM
12 18 (2.32%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.06%) EMC
13 16 (2.06%) Symantec
14 15 (1.94%) SonicWALL
14 15 (1.94%) Veeam
15 12 (1.55%) Apple
15 12 (1.55%) Meraki
15 12 (1.55%) SolarWinds
16 11 (1.42%) Google
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