Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 108 80 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 17.17% 14.63% 14.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.06% 68.97% 68.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 85 86
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +17.42%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,800 £44,375
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +7.69%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 142 116 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 22.58% 21.21% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 110 136
Leicester median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £25,800 £22,240 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,075 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +20.30%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Leicester

Windows
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Windows in Leicester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 55 (50.93%) Microsoft
2 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
3 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
4 31 (28.70%) SQL
5 29 (26.85%) T-SQL
5 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
6 28 (25.93%) Windows Server
7 27 (25.00%) .NET
8 25 (23.15%) Office 365
8 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (21.30%) C#
9 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
10 22 (20.37%) LAN
11 21 (19.44%) SLA
11 21 (19.44%) OO
12 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 20 (18.52%) MVC
13 19 (17.59%) WAN
13 19 (17.59%) Hyper-V
14 18 (16.67%) CSS
14 18 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 17 (15.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 17 (15.74%) HP
16 16 (14.81%) Linux
16 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (13.89%) Web Services
17 15 (13.89%) XML
17 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Office

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.15%) Office 365
2 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.33%) PaaS
3 9 (8.33%) SaaS
4 3 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.78%) G Suite
4 3 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
2 22 (20.37%) LAN
3 19 (17.59%) WAN
4 14 (12.96%) DNS
5 12 (11.11%) Wireless
6 10 (9.26%) DHCP
7 7 (6.48%) Firewall
8 5 (4.63%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.70%) Internet
9 4 (3.70%) VLAN
10 3 (2.78%) WLAN
11 2 (1.85%) Skype
12 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.93%) Modbus
12 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL
4 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
3 4 (3.70%) JUnit
3 4 (3.70%) Selenium
3 4 (3.70%) SonarQube
3 4 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.85%) JIRA
4 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (4.63%) Retail
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Developer
2 17 (15.74%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) IT Support
4 12 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Field Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Field Service Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Hardware Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) IT Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Server Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Sun Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Sun Hardware Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Administrator
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Field Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Field Service Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) .NET
2 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
3 18 (16.67%) CSS
4 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (13.89%) HTML
4 15 (13.89%) Web Services
4 15 (13.89%) XML
5 14 (12.96%) jQuery
6 13 (12.04%) .NET Framework
7 10 (9.26%) Entity Framework
8 9 (8.33%) LINQ
9 8 (7.41%) .NET Remoting
9 8 (7.41%) ADO.NET
9 8 (7.41%) Ajax
9 8 (7.41%) DHTML
9 8 (7.41%) WCF
9 8 (7.41%) XHTML
10 7 (6.48%) HTML5
10 7 (6.48%) WinForms
11 6 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.26%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (9.26%) EMC VNX
2 10 (9.26%) iSeries
3 9 (8.33%) Clustering
4 8 (7.41%) Social Network
5 7 (6.48%) Replication
6 6 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (4.63%) Fintech
8 4 (3.70%) CMDB
8 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.78%) Life Science
10 2 (1.85%) Handset
11 1 (0.93%) Blog
11 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 16 (14.81%) Linux
6 11 (10.19%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.63%) CentOS
9 4 (3.70%) Debian
9 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.78%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.78%) Unix
11 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.44%) OO
2 20 (18.52%) MVC
3 17 (15.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (11.11%) ITIL
7 10 (9.26%) OOP
8 9 (8.33%) DevOps
9 8 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (6.48%) Change Control
10 7 (6.48%) Line Management
10 7 (6.48%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.48%) Proactive Monitoring
10 7 (6.48%) Time Management
11 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.56%) IT Strategy
11 6 (5.56%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 29 (26.85%) T-SQL
3 23 (21.30%) C#
4 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.41%) XAML
6 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.63%) Ruby
8 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.78%) VB
10 2 (1.85%) C
10 2 (1.85%) C++
10 2 (1.85%) VB6
10 2 (1.85%) VBScript
11 1 (0.93%) Java
11 1 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.33%) MCSE
3 6 (5.56%) Degree
4 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.78%) MCITP
4 3 (2.78%) MCTS
5 2 (1.85%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) GDPR
3 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.56%) BitLocker
5 5 (4.63%) Docker
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) SCCM
2 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.70%) Puppet
4 2 (1.85%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 55 (50.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.74%) HP
3 15 (13.89%) Dell
4 13 (12.04%) VMware
5 12 (11.11%) Cisco
6 10 (9.26%) Dell Compellent
6 10 (9.26%) EMC
6 10 (9.26%) EqualLogic
6 10 (9.26%) IBM
6 10 (9.26%) SonicWALL
6 10 (9.26%) Sun
7 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.70%) Apple
8 4 (3.70%) Aruba
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle
9 3 (2.78%) Veeam
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix
10 1 (0.93%) RedGate
10 1 (0.93%) Siemens