Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 63 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 13.96% 10.99% 14.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.71% 63.00% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 77 99
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -27.50% +32.23%
10th Percentile £20,550 £20,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,200 £42,500 £44,600
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +29.31% -19.44% +15.20%

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 170 100 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 25.53% 17.45% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 115 99 159
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +22.14%
10th Percentile £21,850 £22,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% -16.25% +23.08%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
3 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 28 (30.11%) SQL
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
5 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
7 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 24 (25.81%) OO
7 24 (25.81%) MVC
7 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (24.73%) C#
9 22 (23.66%) .NET
9 22 (23.66%) CSS
10 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (19.35%) Linux
11 18 (19.35%) HTML
11 18 (19.35%) Time Management
11 18 (19.35%) TDD
12 17 (18.28%) JSON
12 17 (18.28%) HTML5
12 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (17.20%) Spring
13 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
14 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (15.05%) RESTful
15 14 (15.05%) WAN
15 14 (15.05%) SLA
15 14 (15.05%) LAN

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 11 (11.83%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.05%) Office 365
3 11 (11.83%) GitHub
4 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.23%) IaaS
5 3 (3.23%) PaaS
5 3 (3.23%) SaaS
6 1 (1.08%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.05%) LAN
2 14 (15.05%) WAN
3 8 (8.60%) Wireless
4 5 (5.38%) DNS
4 5 (5.38%) Firewall
5 4 (4.30%) DHCP
6 3 (3.23%) WLAN
7 2 (2.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.08%) Modbus
8 1 (1.08%) PBX
8 1 (1.08%) SAN
8 1 (1.08%) VLAN
8 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.30%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
3 11 (11.83%) Maven
3 11 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.38%) Robot Framework
5 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.23%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (3.23%) JUnit
6 3 (3.23%) Selenium
6 3 (3.23%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.15%) JIRA
8 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.45%) Automotive
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Humanities
4 3 (3.23%) Law
5 2 (2.15%) Finance
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Developer
2 14 (15.05%) Analyst
3 13 (13.98%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Web Applications Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Web Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) IT Support
6 9 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Junior
8 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Administrator
9 6 (6.45%) IT Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.66%) .NET
1 22 (23.66%) CSS
2 18 (19.35%) HTML
3 17 (18.28%) HTML5
3 17 (18.28%) JSON
4 16 (17.20%) Spring
5 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET
5 14 (15.05%) RESTful
6 13 (13.98%) jQuery
7 11 (11.83%) Node.js
8 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.60%) Web Services
9 8 (8.60%) XML
10 6 (6.45%) HTML5 Canvas
10 6 (6.45%) WinForms
11 5 (5.38%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.23%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.45%) Replication
1 6 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (5.38%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (4.30%) EMC VNX
3 4 (4.30%) iSeries
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.23%) Life Science
5 2 (2.15%) Fintech
5 2 (2.15%) Handset
6 1 (1.08%) Blog
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
2 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.35%) Linux
5 8 (8.60%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.45%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.38%) Android
7 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.30%) CentOS
8 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.23%) Debian
9 3 (3.23%) Unix
10 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.81%) MVC
2 24 (25.81%) OO
3 18 (19.35%) TDD
3 18 (19.35%) Time Management
4 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.98%) Web Development
6 11 (11.83%) OOP
6 11 (11.83%) UML
7 10 (10.75%) DevOps
7 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (9.68%) ITIL
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
9 8 (8.60%) Change Control
9 8 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.53%) Line Management
11 6 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (6.45%) IT Strategy
11 6 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) SQL
2 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
3 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.73%) C#
5 12 (12.90%) Java
6 8 (8.60%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.30%) Ruby
8 4 (4.30%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.23%) C
9 3 (3.23%) C++
9 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.23%) VB6
10 2 (2.15%) VBScript
11 1 (1.08%) Korn
11 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.30%) MCSE
4 3 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.15%) MCITP
5 2 (2.15%) MCP
5 2 (2.15%) MCTS
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) GDPR
3 3 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.38%) Firmware
3 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) Docker
5 2 (2.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.23%) Puppet
4 2 (2.15%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) VMware
3 8 (8.60%) HP
4 7 (7.53%) Dell
4 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco
5 5 (5.38%) SonicWALL
6 4 (4.30%) Apple
6 4 (4.30%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (4.30%) EMC
6 4 (4.30%) EqualLogic
6 4 (4.30%) IBM
6 4 (4.30%) Sun
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.08%) Aruba
8 1 (1.08%) Avaya
8 1 (1.08%) GFI Software
8 1 (1.08%) RedGate
8 1 (1.08%) Siemens
8 1 (1.08%) Sophos