Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 21 1
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 20 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 23.98% 10.26% 41.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.33% 60.61% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 109
Lincolnshire median annual salary £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +75.00%
10th Percentile £19,038 £18,750 £22,700
90th Percentile £51,225 £37,500 £51,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.92%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 60 33 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 30.61% 16.92% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 98
Lincolnshire median annual salary £31,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -18.57% +32.08%
10th Percentile £19,125 £18,750 £22,125
90th Percentile £51,125 £36,000 £51,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln -1 12 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Grimsby +3 10 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Spalding -1 9 £51,500 +164.10% 1
Barton-upon-Humber - 5 £20,000 -
Scunthorpe +3 4 £23,500 -21.67% 1
Stamford - 3 £21,500 -
Louth - 2 £35,000 -
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 18 (38.30%) Hyper-V
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
2 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (27.66%) Ruby
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (27.66%) Office 365
5 13 (27.66%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) SLA
6 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
6 11 (23.40%) Node.js
6 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.28%) ITIL
8 9 (19.15%) C#
8 9 (19.15%) SQL
8 9 (19.15%) VB
8 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
8 9 (19.15%) .NET
8 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
8 9 (19.15%) MVC
8 9 (19.15%) WinForms
8 9 (19.15%) TDD
8 9 (19.15%) WCF
8 9 (19.15%) WPF
8 9 (19.15%) Marketing

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (27.66%) Office 365
2 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.38%) G Suite
5 2 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Spinnaker
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 7 (14.89%) Back Office
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) IT Support
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Software Developer
3 9 (19.15%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (12.77%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 6 (12.77%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (12.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (8.51%) Escalation Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Manager
8 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Node.js
2 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (19.15%) Code First Entity Framework
2 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
2 9 (19.15%) RESTful
2 9 (19.15%) WCF
2 9 (19.15%) WinForms
2 9 (19.15%) WPF
3 2 (4.26%) GraphQL
3 2 (4.26%) gRPC
3 2 (4.26%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.51%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) PMI
5 1 (2.13%) EPoS
5 1 (2.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.66%) Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
8 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) BDD
3 9 (19.15%) MVC
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) Web Application Development
4 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
4 7 (14.89%) Release Management
5 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) BCP
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Ruby
2 9 (19.15%) C#
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) VB
2 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.26%) Go
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) MCSA
1 4 (8.51%) MCSE
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Hyper-V
2 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Server
5 4 (8.51%) vSphere
6 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) WSUS
2 2 (4.26%) Ambari
2 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) VMware
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Veeam
4 5 (10.64%) Google
5 4 (8.51%) Avaya
5 4 (8.51%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) Dell KACE
7 1 (2.13%) Draytek
7 1 (2.13%) Sophos