Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 779 1207 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.01% 18.62% 15.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.94% 69.05% 66.89%
Number of salaries quoted 743 1081 1039
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% -15.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £51,150 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1130 1748 1661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.32% 26.96% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1421 1374
East Midlands median annual salary £36,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.68% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,125 £53,750 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 294 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Northamptonshire +2 183 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Derbyshire -8 126 £30,000 -14.29% 10
Leicestershire -10 126 £32,500 -8.45% 18
Lincolnshire -14 28 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 337 (43.26%) Microsoft
2 277 (35.56%) Windows Server
3 275 (35.30%) Active Directory
4 243 (31.19%) SQL
5 216 (27.73%) VMware
6 193 (24.78%) SQL Server
7 178 (22.85%) Linux
8 141 (18.10%) ITIL
9 119 (15.28%) C#
10 118 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 116 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 113 (14.51%) Microsoft Office
12 113 (14.51%) MS Exchange
13 109 (13.99%) .NET
14 108 (13.86%) Degree
14 108 (13.86%) Office 365
15 106 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 104 (13.35%) Windows 7
17 95 (12.20%) SCCM
17 95 (12.20%) Firewall
18 94 (12.07%) Hyper-V
19 93 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
20 87 (11.17%) SAN
21 86 (11.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 85 (10.91%) Citrix
23 82 (10.53%) Cisco
23 82 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
24 81 (10.40%) Web Services
25 75 (9.63%) MCSE
26 71 (9.11%) LAN

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
1 113 (14.51%) MS Exchange
2 57 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (5.52%) IIS
4 22 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 20 (2.57%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.44%) Apache
8 14 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.28%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.90%) Confluence
10 7 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.90%) nginx
10 7 (0.90%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.77%) JBoss
12 4 (0.51%) CMS
13 3 (0.39%) SAS
13 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.26%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 113 (14.51%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.90%) Maple
5 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 108 (13.86%) Office 365
2 82 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (2.44%) SaaS
5 18 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (2.18%) IaaS
7 16 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (1.41%) GitHub
9 10 (1.28%) PaaS
10 4 (0.51%) iTunes
11 2 (0.26%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.13%) G Suite
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (12.20%) Firewall
2 87 (11.17%) SAN
3 71 (9.11%) LAN
4 63 (8.09%) DNS
5 62 (7.96%) WAN
6 52 (6.68%) TCP/IP
7 49 (6.29%) DHCP
8 27 (3.47%) Internet
9 26 (3.34%) VLAN
10 25 (3.21%) VPN
11 15 (1.93%) Skype
11 15 (1.93%) Wireless
12 14 (1.80%) VoIP
13 12 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (1.16%) NAS
15 8 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.03%) Network Security
16 7 (0.90%) MPLS
16 7 (0.90%) NetScaler
17 6 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 59 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (4.49%) MySQL
5 17 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.80%) MongoDB
6 14 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.54%) DB2
8 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.03%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.77%) Redis
11 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.49%) Subversion
3 30 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.31%) Selenium
5 17 (2.18%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.41%) JIRA
7 11 (1.41%) MSBuild
7 11 (1.41%) SonarQube
8 8 (1.03%) CruiseControl
9 7 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.90%) LabVIEW
9 7 (0.90%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.90%) TestComplete
9 7 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.77%) Calabash
10 6 (0.77%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.51%) JMeter
11 4 (0.51%) JUnit
11 4 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 38 (4.88%) Finance
2 30 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.72%) Retail
4 23 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.31%) Advertising
6 17 (2.18%) Electronics
6 17 (2.18%) Law
7 16 (2.05%) Games
8 12 (1.54%) Marketing
9 10 (1.28%) Banking
10 8 (1.03%) Automotive
11 6 (0.77%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.51%) Back Office
13 4 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.39%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.26%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 193 (24.78%) Analyst
2 124 (15.92%) Support Analyst
3 113 (14.51%) Developer
4 86 (11.04%) IT Support
5 58 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 55 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 43 (5.52%) Applications Support
7 43 (5.52%) IT Analyst
8 42 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 42 (5.39%) IT Support Analyst
9 38 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 38 (4.88%) IT Engineer
10 37 (4.75%) Software Engineer
11 35 (4.49%) Server Support
12 33 (4.24%) Administrator
13 32 (4.11%) Team Leader
14 30 (3.85%) C# Developer
15 29 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 29 (3.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 28 (3.59%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (13.99%) .NET
2 81 (10.40%) Web Services
3 67 (8.60%) HTML
4 58 (7.45%) ASP.NET
5 51 (6.55%) CSS
6 45 (5.78%) SOAP
7 34 (4.36%) XML
8 26 (3.34%) HTML5
8 26 (3.34%) jQuery
9 25 (3.21%) .NET Framework
9 25 (3.21%) JSON
10 18 (2.31%) REST
11 14 (1.80%) AngularJS
11 14 (1.80%) WPF
12 13 (1.67%) PhoneGap
13 12 (1.54%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.54%) Java EE
13 12 (1.54%) LAMP
13 12 (1.54%) RESTful
13 12 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.57%) Computer Science
2 39 (5.01%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.70%) Clustering
4 21 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.18%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.80%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 11 (1.41%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.28%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 8 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.03%) iPad
11 8 (1.03%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.90%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 277 (35.56%) Windows Server
2 178 (22.85%) Linux
3 118 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 104 (13.35%) Windows 7
5 86 (11.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (9.11%) Windows 10
7 35 (4.49%) Windows 8
8 32 (4.11%) Unix
9 30 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (3.72%) Android
11 21 (2.70%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.80%) Mac OS
12 14 (1.80%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
14 12 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
16 8 (1.03%) CentOS
17 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.64%) AIX
19 4 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (18.10%) ITIL
2 93 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (8.09%) OO
4 61 (7.83%) Software Engineering
5 51 (6.55%) SDLC
6 45 (5.78%) Test Automation
7 40 (5.13%) OOP
8 39 (5.01%) Scrum
9 32 (4.11%) Mathematics
10 31 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (3.98%) MVC
10 31 (3.98%) Unit Testing
11 30 (3.85%) High Availability
11 30 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 29 (3.72%) Mentoring
13 27 (3.47%) Computer Vision
14 26 (3.34%) Migration
15 24 (3.08%) CRM
16 23 (2.95%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 243 (31.19%) SQL
2 119 (15.28%) C#
3 59 (7.57%) JavaScript
4 53 (6.80%) C++
5 50 (6.42%) Java
5 50 (6.42%) T-SQL
6 41 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 37 (4.75%) C
8 19 (2.44%) PHP
9 18 (2.31%) Python
10 17 (2.18%) MATLAB
11 11 (1.41%) COBOL
11 11 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.41%) R
12 10 (1.28%) Ruby
13 9 (1.16%) VB
13 9 (1.16%) VB6
14 7 (0.90%) Perl
14 7 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 108 (13.86%) Degree
2 106 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (9.63%) MCSE
4 48 (6.16%) MCITP
5 32 (4.11%) MCSA
6 31 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 29 (3.72%) PhD
8 28 (3.59%) CCNA
9 24 (3.08%) Security Cleared
10 21 (2.70%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.93%) ISTQB
14 11 (1.41%) MCP
15 10 (1.28%) A+ Certification
16 8 (1.03%) VCP5
17 6 (0.77%) CCNP
17 6 (0.77%) ISEB
18 5 (0.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.68%) SLA
2 21 (2.70%) QA
3 12 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) JTAG
5 2 (0.26%) MISRA
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 275 (35.30%) Active Directory
2 116 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 66 (8.47%) vSphere
5 21 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.05%) Firmware
6 16 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 14 (1.80%) Docker
8 14 (1.80%) XenApp
9 11 (1.41%) Xen
10 10 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.90%) vCloud
12 6 (0.77%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.77%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.51%) NFS
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 95 (12.20%) SCCM
2 48 (6.16%) SCOM
3 28 (3.59%) SCSM
4 10 (1.28%) Ansible
4 10 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (1.03%) Puppet
5 8 (1.03%) ThinApp
6 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (0.90%) WSUS
7 4 (0.51%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.51%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.39%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 337 (43.26%) Microsoft
2 216 (27.73%) VMware
3 85 (10.91%) Citrix
4 82 (10.53%) Cisco
5 67 (8.60%) NetApp
6 40 (5.13%) HP
6 40 (5.13%) Oracle
7 26 (3.34%) SonicWALL
8 14 (1.80%) Bomgar
9 13 (1.67%) Apple
9 13 (1.67%) IBM
9 13 (1.67%) Juniper
10 12 (1.54%) SAP
10 12 (1.54%) Sencha
10 12 (1.54%) Symantec
11 11 (1.41%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.41%) Dell
11 11 (1.41%) EMC
11 11 (1.41%) ProCurve
11 11 (1.41%) Veeam
Northamptonshire
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Healthcare, Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,000.00 - £26,000.00
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago