Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 61 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.66% 10.66% 11.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 61.62% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 82 71 89
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -20.55% +12.31%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £22,648
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £44,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.77% -10.96% +4.29%

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 204 99 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 31.15% 17.31% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 111 98 148
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -15.58% +9.42%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,100 £22,597
90th Percentile £60,000 £42,875 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.34% +10.00%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.46%) MVC
3 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
3 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.46%) OO
4 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
5 32 (33.33%) CSS
5 32 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 32 (33.33%) TDD
6 30 (31.25%) JSON
6 30 (31.25%) Time Management
7 29 (30.21%) HTML5
7 29 (30.21%) HTML
8 28 (29.17%) SQL
9 27 (28.13%) RESTful
10 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (27.08%) Web Development
10 26 (27.08%) Spring
10 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
10 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
11 25 (26.04%) T-SQL
12 24 (25.00%) Java
12 24 (25.00%) C#
12 24 (25.00%) UML
12 24 (25.00%) Apache
12 24 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (25.00%) Maven
12 24 (25.00%) Degree
12 24 (25.00%) Node.js

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 24 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (25.00%) GitHub
2 12 (12.50%) Office 365
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) IaaS
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) TCP/IP
1 14 (14.58%) WAN
2 13 (13.54%) LAN
3 7 (7.29%) Wireless
4 4 (4.17%) DHCP
4 4 (4.17%) DNS
5 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 2 (2.08%) SAN
6 1 (1.04%) Internet
6 1 (1.04%) PBX
6 1 (1.04%) VoIP
6 1 (1.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 24 (25.00%) Maven
2 19 (19.79%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.42%) Robot Framework
4 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 14 (14.58%) Automotive
3 10 (10.42%) Marketing
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Software Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Web Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Developer
4 15 (15.63%) Analyst
5 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Lead Software Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Junior
7 8 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.29%) IT Support
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 6 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) CSS
2 30 (31.25%) JSON
3 29 (30.21%) HTML
3 29 (30.21%) HTML5
4 27 (28.13%) RESTful
5 26 (27.08%) Spring
6 24 (25.00%) Node.js
7 20 (20.83%) .NET
8 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
8 11 (11.46%) jQuery
9 9 (9.38%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.29%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.25%) HTML5 Canvas
11 6 (6.25%) Web Services
11 6 (6.25%) XML
12 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.21%) WinForms
13 2 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (2.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Clustering
3 5 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.21%) Replication
4 4 (4.17%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (4.17%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.17%) iSeries
5 1 (1.04%) Blog
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Fintech
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
2 21 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.63%) Linux
5 10 (10.42%) Android
5 10 (10.42%) Apple iOS
6 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.08%) Unix
9 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.46%) MVC
2 35 (36.46%) OO
3 32 (33.33%) TDD
4 30 (31.25%) Time Management
5 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
5 26 (27.08%) Web Development
6 24 (25.00%) UML
7 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (12.50%) OOP
9 11 (11.46%) Scrum
10 10 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (10.42%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (8.33%) DevOps
11 8 (8.33%) Logistics
12 7 (7.29%) SOA
13 6 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
13 6 (6.25%) Line Management
13 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
2 28 (29.17%) SQL
3 25 (26.04%) T-SQL
4 24 (25.00%) C#
4 24 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.13%) C++
6 3 (3.13%) VB
6 3 (3.13%) VB6
7 2 (2.08%) C
8 1 (1.04%) PHP
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) MCSE
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.08%) MCITP
3 2 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) GDPR
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.42%) Firmware
3 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) SCCM
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) VMware
3 7 (7.29%) Dell
4 5 (5.21%) SonicWALL
5 4 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (4.17%) EMC
5 4 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.17%) HP
5 4 (4.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.17%) McAfee
5 4 (4.17%) Sun
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (1.04%) Avaya
7 1 (1.04%) GFI Software
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) Sophos
7 1 (1.04%) Veeam