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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 391 617 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.21% 19.39% 16.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.65% 70.35% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 321 486 512
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  

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 578 877 891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.53% 27.56% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 469 682 755
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 150 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Northamptonshire +5 99 £32,500 -13.90% 8
Derbyshire -6 72 £30,000 -14.28% 11
Leicestershire -19 53 £35,571 +1.63% 19
Lincolnshire -18 10 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Windows
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (40.52%) Microsoft
2 300 (38.96%) Windows Server
3 272 (35.32%) Active Directory
4 230 (29.87%) SQL
5 199 (25.84%) VMware
6 196 (25.45%) SQL Server
7 165 (21.43%) Linux
8 148 (19.22%) ITIL
9 130 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 123 (15.97%) SCCM
11 105 (13.64%) Hyper-V
12 103 (13.38%) Office 365
12 103 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 102 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
14 99 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 98 (12.73%) Windows 7
16 95 (12.34%) C#
17 94 (12.21%) Cisco
17 94 (12.21%) Degree
18 92 (11.95%) MS Exchange
19 90 (11.69%) .NET
20 89 (11.56%) Citrix
20 89 (11.56%) Firewall
21 82 (10.65%) SLA
22 79 (10.26%) SAN
23 78 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
24 76 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
25 75 (9.74%) Computer Science
26 74 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
27 71 (9.22%) 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 92 (11.95%) MS Exchange
2 50 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (6.23%) SharePoint
4 40 (5.19%) IIS
5 35 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 22 (2.86%) Apache
7 21 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.17%) CMS
9 9 (1.17%) nginx
10 7 (0.91%) JBoss
10 7 (0.91%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.39%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 102 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.65%) Maple
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.26%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 103 (13.38%) Office 365
2 78 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (3.12%) SaaS
6 8 (1.04%) IaaS
7 6 (0.78%) PaaS
8 5 (0.65%) G Suite
9 4 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.26%) GitHub
10 2 (0.26%) iTunes
11 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 89 (11.56%) Firewall
2 79 (10.26%) SAN
3 71 (9.22%) DNS
4 63 (8.18%) DHCP
5 55 (7.14%) LAN
6 48 (6.23%) WAN
7 43 (5.58%) TCP/IP
8 31 (4.03%) Skype
9 28 (3.64%) Wireless
10 27 (3.51%) VLAN
11 21 (2.73%) VoIP
12 19 (2.47%) Internet
13 16 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
14 15 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (1.82%) Network Security
16 11 (1.43%) Unified Communications
17 10 (1.30%) VPN
18 8 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (1.04%) IPv6
18 8 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 57 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (4.29%) MySQL
5 24 (3.12%) Crystal Reports
5 24 (3.12%) Oracle Database
6 22 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (1.43%) DB2
11 8 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.65%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.39%) Redis
17 2 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 47 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.68%) Subversion
3 21 (2.73%) MSBuild
4 20 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.21%) CruiseControl
6 16 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.69%) MSI
8 11 (1.43%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.17%) JIRA
10 8 (1.04%) Selenium
10 8 (1.04%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.78%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.65%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.65%) HP UFT
12 5 (0.65%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.65%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.65%) TestComplete
13 4 (0.52%) Maven
13 4 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 50 (6.49%) Retail
3 41 (5.32%) Finance
4 20 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.47%) Automotive
6 16 (2.08%) Law
7 12 (1.56%) Marketing
8 9 (1.17%) Electronics
9 8 (1.04%) Publishing
10 7 (0.91%) Advertising
10 7 (0.91%) Legal
11 6 (0.78%) Banking
11 6 (0.78%) Games
12 5 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.52%) Back Office
13 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 2 (0.26%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 187 (24.29%) Analyst
2 102 (13.25%) IT Support
3 95 (12.34%) Support Analyst
4 89 (11.56%) Developer
5 66 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 59 (7.66%) IT Analyst
7 57 (7.40%) Support Engineer
8 48 (6.23%) IT Support Analyst
9 47 (6.10%) Administrator
10 45 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 42 (5.45%) Applications Support
12 39 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
13 35 (4.55%) .NET Developer
14 34 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 34 (4.42%) Service Analyst
14 34 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
14 34 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
15 33 (4.29%) IT Engineer
15 33 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
16 31 (4.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (11.69%) .NET
2 55 (7.14%) Web Services
3 49 (6.36%) HTML
4 47 (6.10%) CSS
5 46 (5.97%) ASP.NET
6 31 (4.03%) .NET Framework
7 28 (3.64%) XML
8 22 (2.86%) SOAP
9 21 (2.73%) JSON
10 17 (2.21%) RESTful
11 16 (2.08%) jQuery
12 15 (1.95%) ActiveX
12 15 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (1.43%) HTML5
14 11 (1.43%) XSD
14 11 (1.43%) XSLT
15 8 (1.04%) Java EE
15 8 (1.04%) Spring
15 8 (1.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.74%) Computer Science
2 56 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.77%) Clustering
4 26 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 13 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.43%) iPad
6 11 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.30%) Life Science
8 9 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.17%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.04%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.04%) Replication
10 6 (0.78%) EPoS
10 6 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (0.78%) iPhone
10 6 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 300 (38.96%) Windows Server
2 165 (21.43%) Linux
3 130 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 76 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (7.27%) Windows 10
7 53 (6.88%) Unix
8 33 (4.29%) Windows 8
9 31 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (2.60%) Android
11 18 (2.34%) Mac OS
12 17 (2.21%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (1.43%) Debian
15 10 (1.30%) HPUX
16 9 (1.17%) CentOS
16 9 (1.17%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (1.04%) AIX
17 8 (1.04%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (19.22%) ITIL
2 74 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (7.27%) Software Engineering
4 54 (7.01%) OO
5 40 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (5.06%) High Availability
7 33 (4.29%) Mentoring
8 32 (4.16%) SDLC
9 29 (3.77%) Coaching
9 29 (3.77%) Migration
10 25 (3.25%) Line Management
10 25 (3.25%) MVC
11 24 (3.12%) Customer Requirements
12 23 (2.99%) CRM
12 23 (2.99%) Service Management
13 22 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (2.86%) Incident Management
13 22 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
14 21 (2.73%) Project Management
15 19 (2.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 230 (29.87%) SQL
2 95 (12.34%) C#
3 59 (7.66%) T-SQL
4 57 (7.40%) JavaScript
5 50 (6.49%) PowerShell
6 49 (6.36%) Java
7 43 (5.58%) C++
8 27 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 21 (2.73%) C
9 21 (2.73%) Python
10 18 (2.34%) VB
10 18 (2.34%) VB6
11 17 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 13 (1.69%) Perl
13 11 (1.43%) COBOL
13 11 (1.43%) R
13 11 (1.43%) Ruby
14 10 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (12.21%) Degree
3 67 (8.70%) MCSE
4 41 (5.32%) MCITP
5 39 (5.06%) MCSA
6 37 (4.81%) Security Cleared
7 33 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 29 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (3.38%) CCNA
10 18 (2.34%) MCP
11 15 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.82%) PhD
13 13 (1.69%) CISSP
14 11 (1.43%) CEH
14 11 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.30%) A+ Certification
15 10 (1.30%) CISM
15 10 (1.30%) GSEC
16 9 (1.17%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (10.65%) SLA
2 16 (2.08%) QA
3 10 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.04%) JTAG
5 7 (0.91%) MISRA
5 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 272 (35.32%) Active Directory
2 105 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 99 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (8.05%) vSphere
5 19 (2.47%) XenApp
6 17 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.08%) Docker
8 15 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.56%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.65%) NFS
11 5 (0.65%) vCloud
11 5 (0.65%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.65%) Xen
12 4 (0.52%) Firmware
12 4 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.39%) XenServer
14 2 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 123 (15.97%) SCCM
2 70 (9.09%) SCOM
3 25 (3.25%) SCSM
4 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (1.30%) Ansible
5 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (1.17%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.04%) Puppet
8 7 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.91%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.52%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.52%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.52%) WSUS
10 3 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 312 (40.52%) Microsoft
2 199 (25.84%) VMware
3 94 (12.21%) Cisco
4 89 (11.56%) Citrix
5 58 (7.53%) NetApp
6 55 (7.14%) Oracle
7 42 (5.45%) HP
8 25 (3.25%) Bomgar
8 25 (3.25%) SAP
9 21 (2.73%) Dell
9 21 (2.73%) SonicWALL
10 16 (2.08%) Veeam
11 15 (1.95%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.95%) Symantec
12 14 (1.82%) EMC
12 14 (1.82%) IBM
13 13 (1.69%) Apple
14 12 (1.56%) SolarWinds
15 11 (1.43%) Meraki
15 11 (1.43%) Palo Alto
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: up to £36,500 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + car allowance & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, up to 29 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Prominent Europe Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + on call and pension + holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg p/a plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago