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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 364 619 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.26% 20.09% 15.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.94% 72.48% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 314 516 472
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 528 854 869
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.23% 27.72% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 454 696 718
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 153 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Northamptonshire -1 94 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Derbyshire -11 55 £38,750 +16.54% 10
Leicestershire -14 49 £35,571 -1.19% 10
Lincolnshire -23 3 £24,000 -31.42% 4
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (41.71%) Microsoft
2 280 (37.43%) Windows Server
3 272 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 235 (31.42%) SQL
5 192 (25.67%) SQL Server
6 191 (25.53%) VMware
7 162 (21.66%) Linux
8 130 (17.38%) ITIL
9 122 (16.31%) SCCM
10 114 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 107 (14.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 101 (13.50%) C#
13 98 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
13 98 (13.10%) Degree
14 95 (12.70%) MS Exchange
15 93 (12.43%) .NET
16 92 (12.30%) Hyper-V
17 91 (12.17%) Office 365
18 90 (12.03%) Windows 7
18 90 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 83 (11.10%) Firewall
20 80 (10.70%) Citrix
20 80 (10.70%) Agile Software Development
20 80 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
21 77 (10.29%) SAN
22 76 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
23 74 (9.89%) MCSE
24 73 (9.76%) Cisco
25 71 (9.49%) Computer Science
26 62 (8.29%) 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 95 (12.70%) MS Exchange
2 47 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (5.08%) IIS
4 34 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 33 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 21 (2.81%) Apache
7 17 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.34%) nginx
10 9 (1.20%) CMS
11 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.67%) JBoss
12 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.40%) Confluence
14 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 98 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.94%) Maple
5 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.13%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 91 (12.17%) Office 365
2 80 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.34%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.27%) SaaS
6 12 (1.60%) IaaS
7 9 (1.20%) PaaS
8 8 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.80%) GitHub
10 4 (0.53%) iTunes
11 3 (0.40%) BrowserStack
11 3 (0.40%) G Suite
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 83 (11.10%) Firewall
2 77 (10.29%) SAN
3 62 (8.29%) DNS
4 56 (7.49%) DHCP
5 49 (6.55%) LAN
6 42 (5.61%) WAN
7 37 (4.95%) TCP/IP
8 30 (4.01%) Skype
9 25 (3.34%) Wireless
10 24 (3.21%) VLAN
11 22 (2.94%) Internet
12 16 (2.14%) VoIP
13 15 (2.01%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (2.01%) VPN
14 11 (1.47%) Unified Communications
14 11 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.20%) Network Security
16 8 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
17 7 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (6.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (3.88%) MySQL
5 24 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
6 22 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (1.47%) DB2
11 10 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.80%) Redis
13 6 (0.80%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 37 (4.95%) Subversion
3 30 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (2.81%) Visual Studio
5 18 (2.41%) MSBuild
6 15 (2.01%) CruiseControl
7 13 (1.74%) MSI
8 11 (1.47%) Selenium
9 9 (1.20%) JIRA
9 9 (1.20%) SonarQube
9 9 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (1.07%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.07%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.07%) TestComplete
11 7 (0.94%) HP UFT
11 7 (0.94%) LabVIEW
12 6 (0.80%) InstallShield
12 6 (0.80%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.53%) Calabash
13 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (6.28%) Retail
2 46 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 45 (6.02%) Finance
4 20 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.27%) Automotive
6 16 (2.14%) Law
7 14 (1.87%) Marketing
8 13 (1.74%) Advertising
9 12 (1.60%) Electronics
9 12 (1.60%) Games
10 8 (1.07%) Publishing
11 7 (0.94%) Banking
12 6 (0.80%) Legal
13 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.53%) Back Office
14 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.40%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
16 2 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 174 (23.26%) Analyst
2 98 (13.10%) Developer
3 97 (12.97%) Support Analyst
4 89 (11.90%) IT Support
5 64 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (6.42%) Administrator
7 47 (6.28%) IT Analyst
8 44 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 44 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 44 (5.88%) Support Engineer
9 41 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 35 (4.68%) .NET Developer
10 35 (4.68%) Software Engineer
11 33 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
12 32 (4.28%) Windows Engineer
13 28 (3.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 28 (3.74%) Server Support
13 28 (3.74%) Service Analyst
13 28 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
14 27 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (12.43%) .NET
2 57 (7.62%) Web Services
3 54 (7.22%) HTML
4 50 (6.68%) ASP.NET
5 46 (6.15%) CSS
6 27 (3.61%) SOAP
6 27 (3.61%) XML
7 26 (3.48%) .NET Framework
8 22 (2.94%) JSON
9 17 (2.27%) jQuery
10 14 (1.87%) ActiveX
10 14 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (1.87%) HTML5
11 12 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (1.47%) RESTful
12 11 (1.47%) XSD
12 11 (1.47%) XSLT
13 10 (1.34%) Hibernate
13 10 (1.34%) Java EE
13 10 (1.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.49%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.61%) Clustering
4 26 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.47%) iPad
7 11 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.34%) Life Science
9 9 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.07%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.07%) Replication
11 7 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 7 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.94%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 6 (0.80%) iPhone
12 6 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 280 (37.43%) Windows Server
2 162 (21.66%) Linux
3 114 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 90 (12.03%) Windows 7
5 76 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (8.16%) Windows 10
7 41 (5.48%) Unix
8 33 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 27 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (2.54%) Android
11 15 (2.01%) Mac OS
11 15 (2.01%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.47%) Debian
13 11 (1.47%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.34%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (1.34%) HPUX
15 8 (1.07%) CentOS
16 7 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (17.38%) ITIL
2 80 (10.70%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (7.89%) OO
3 59 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 36 (4.81%) SDLC
5 35 (4.68%) High Availability
6 34 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (4.14%) Test Automation
8 28 (3.74%) Migration
9 26 (3.48%) Mathematics
9 26 (3.48%) Mentoring
10 25 (3.34%) OOP
11 24 (3.21%) CRM
11 24 (3.21%) MVC
12 23 (3.07%) Web Development
13 22 (2.94%) Computer Vision
14 21 (2.81%) Incident Management
14 21 (2.81%) Scrum
15 20 (2.67%) Line Management
15 20 (2.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 235 (31.42%) SQL
2 101 (13.50%) C#
3 60 (8.02%) T-SQL
4 54 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 49 (6.55%) Java
5 49 (6.55%) PowerShell
6 48 (6.42%) C++
7 25 (3.34%) C
8 20 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 17 (2.27%) MATLAB
9 17 (2.27%) Python
10 16 (2.14%) VB
10 16 (2.14%) VB6
11 11 (1.47%) COBOL
11 11 (1.47%) R
11 11 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.34%) PHP
13 8 (1.07%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.07%) Perl
13 8 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (14.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (13.10%) Degree
3 74 (9.89%) MCSE
4 44 (5.88%) MCITP
5 38 (5.08%) MCSA
6 30 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (4.01%) Security Cleared
7 27 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 26 (3.48%) CCNA
9 23 (3.07%) PhD
10 16 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.01%) MCP
12 12 (1.60%) A+ Certification
12 12 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.34%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.94%) ISEB
15 5 (0.67%) CCNP
16 4 (0.53%) Dell Certification
16 4 (0.53%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.40%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.16%) SLA
2 15 (2.01%) QA
3 7 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.53%) JTAG
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.40%) MISRA
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 272 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 92 (12.30%) Hyper-V
3 90 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (8.29%) vSphere
5 21 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (2.54%) Docker
7 12 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (1.34%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.07%) Firmware
9 8 (1.07%) XenApp
10 6 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.53%) NFS
11 4 (0.53%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.40%) Xen
13 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.13%) Samba
14 1 (0.13%) Squid
14 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 122 (16.31%) SCCM
2 61 (8.16%) SCOM
3 26 (3.48%) SCSM
4 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (1.07%) Ansible
6 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.94%) WSUS
7 5 (0.67%) Puppet
8 4 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.53%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.53%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.27%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 312 (41.71%) Microsoft
2 191 (25.53%) VMware
3 80 (10.70%) Citrix
4 73 (9.76%) Cisco
5 60 (8.02%) NetApp
6 32 (4.28%) Oracle
7 31 (4.14%) HP
8 23 (3.07%) SonicWALL
9 19 (2.54%) Bomgar
10 16 (2.14%) SAP
11 14 (1.87%) Apple
11 14 (1.87%) Dell
12 13 (1.74%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.60%) Remedy
14 11 (1.47%) SolarWinds
15 9 (1.20%) iManage
15 9 (1.20%) Meraki
15 9 (1.20%) ProCurve
15 9 (1.20%) Veeam
16 8 (1.07%) Sage
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + car allowance & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £27k - 32k per year + MS Training
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25k-£40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Lavendon Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago