Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 23 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 99 64 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 15.30% 9.68% 17.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 58.72% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 105 69 93
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,700 £20,550 £21,050
90th Percentile £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +2.86%

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 132 109 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 20.40% 16.49% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 124 98 129
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% -14.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,300 £22,500 £22,900
90th Percentile £51,700 £43,750 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 52 (52.53%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.39%) TCP/IP
3 38 (38.38%) Active Directory
4 30 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (27.27%) Office 365
6 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
6 25 (25.25%) LAN
7 22 (22.22%) Linux
8 21 (21.21%) WAN
8 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (19.19%) Windows 10
9 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (18.18%) VMware
11 17 (17.17%) DNS
11 17 (17.17%) Cisco
11 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
12 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
12 16 (16.16%) SQL
13 15 (15.15%) ITIL
13 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (14.14%) C#
14 14 (14.14%) HP
15 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
15 13 (13.13%) Wireless
15 13 (13.13%) Jenkins
16 12 (12.12%) Docker
16 12 (12.12%) DevOps
16 12 (12.12%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (27.27%) Office 365
3 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (10.10%) PaaS
4 10 (10.10%) SaaS
5 4 (4.04%) GitHub
5 4 (4.04%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.03%) G Suite
7 2 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.02%) IaaS
8 1 (1.01%) NuGet
8 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 25 (25.25%) LAN
3 21 (21.21%) WAN
4 17 (17.17%) DNS
5 13 (13.13%) Wireless
6 11 (11.11%) DHCP
7 10 (10.10%) Firewall
8 6 (6.06%) Internet
9 5 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (5.05%) SAN
9 5 (5.05%) VLAN
9 5 (5.05%) WLAN
10 4 (4.04%) VPN
11 2 (2.02%) Skype
12 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.01%) Modbus
12 1 (1.01%) Softphone
12 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.10%) IBM UrbanCode
2 10 (10.10%) JUnit
2 10 (10.10%) Selenium
2 10 (10.10%) SonarQube
2 10 (10.10%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (4.04%) Bitbucket
3 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.02%) JIRA
4 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.01%) Maven
5 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.01%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (4.04%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Law
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.17%) Analyst
2 15 (15.15%) IT Support
3 13 (13.13%) Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Administrator
5 9 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Server Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.06%) Field Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) .NET
2 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 11 (11.11%) CSS
2 11 (11.11%) HTML
3 10 (10.10%) YAML
4 9 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 9 (9.09%) LINQ
4 9 (9.09%) Web Services
4 9 (9.09%) XML
5 8 (8.08%) .NET Remoting
5 8 (8.08%) ADO.NET
5 8 (8.08%) Ajax
5 8 (8.08%) DHTML
5 8 (8.08%) WCF
5 8 (8.08%) XHTML
6 4 (4.04%) jQuery
6 4 (4.04%) Spring
7 3 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Replication
1 8 (8.08%) Social Network
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Clustering
2 7 (7.07%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.06%) EMC VMAX
3 6 (6.06%) EMC VNX
3 6 (6.06%) iSeries
4 5 (5.05%) Fintech
5 4 (4.04%) CMDB
5 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.03%) Life Science
7 2 (2.02%) Handset
7 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
2 22 (22.22%) Linux
3 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (19.19%) Windows 10
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.07%) CentOS
7 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.06%) Debian
9 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.03%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.02%) Unix
10 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) ITIL
2 12 (12.12%) DevOps
2 12 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (10.10%) OO
4 10 (10.10%) Test Automation
5 9 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.09%) MVC
6 7 (7.07%) Change Control
6 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.07%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (7.07%) Project Management
7 6 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (6.06%) Open Source
8 5 (5.05%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.05%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (5.05%) Project Governance
8 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) C#
3 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.11%) Ruby
5 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
5 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.10%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.08%) XAML
7 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.02%) Java
8 2 (2.02%) VBScript
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) Korn
9 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.10%) MCSE
3 9 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) CCNA
4 4 (4.04%) CCNP
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.03%) MCITP
5 3 (3.03%) MCTS
6 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.02%) MCSA
7 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) GDPR
3 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (38.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.12%) Docker
4 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (8.08%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.03%) vSphere
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) Kubernetes
1 10 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.10%) Puppet
2 9 (9.09%) SCCM
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (4.04%) Ansible
4 4 (4.04%) Nagios
4 4 (4.04%) Terraform
4 4 (4.04%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (52.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.18%) VMware
3 17 (17.17%) Cisco
4 14 (14.14%) HP
5 10 (10.10%) Dell
5 10 (10.10%) IBM
6 9 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.06%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (6.06%) EMC
7 6 (6.06%) EqualLogic
7 6 (6.06%) SonicWALL
7 6 (6.06%) Sun
8 5 (5.05%) Apple
9 4 (4.04%) Aruba
9 4 (4.04%) Juniper
10 3 (3.03%) Veeam
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle
11 2 (2.02%) Sophos
12 1 (1.01%) Citrix
12 1 (1.01%) Siemens