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

Microsoft Windows
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 25.00% 18.65% 16.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% 66.20% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 29
Lincolnshire median annual salary £23,000 £32,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.23% +17.12% +54.17%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,750 £19,150
90th Percentile £41,250 £36,500 £37,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 72 71 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 27.27% 28.17% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 31
Lincolnshire median annual salary £23,500 £32,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.56% +12.28% +14.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Barton-upon-Humber - 14 £20,000 -
Grimsby -6 10 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Scunthorpe +5 6 £23,500 -21.67% 3
Lincoln -16 6 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Cleethorpes - 4 - -
Sleaford -3 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Stamford - 3 £21,500 - 1
Louth - 2 £35,000 -
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
3 28 (42.42%) Office 365
4 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 21 (31.82%) VMware
7 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
8 17 (25.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (22.73%) .NET
9 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (21.21%) Analytical Mindset
11 13 (19.70%) MVC
12 12 (18.18%) TDD
12 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 12 (18.18%) Linux
12 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
12 12 (18.18%) Entity Framework
13 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
14 9 (13.64%) Ruby
14 9 (13.64%) Node.js
14 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) IIS
3 4 (6.06%) JBoss
3 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.06%) WordPress
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (42.42%) Office 365
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Asana
4 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.03%) Serverless
6 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) DNS
1 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
1 7 (10.61%) Wireless
2 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) Intranet
2 4 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) QlikView
4 4 (6.06%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (10.61%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) IT Support
2 18 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
3 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) IT Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (10.61%) 1st Line Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 7 (10.61%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (10.61%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Support Technician
6 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Development Team Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.06%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 12 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 9 (13.64%) Node.js
4 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.12%) RESTful
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (10.61%) Code First Entity Framework
5 7 (10.61%) WCF
5 7 (10.61%) WinForms
5 7 (10.61%) WPF
6 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 5 (7.58%) EDI
7 5 (7.58%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (7.58%) LAMP
8 1 (1.52%) HTML
8 1 (1.52%) SOAP
8 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Analytical Mindset
1 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) N-Tier
3 6 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) EPoS
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) PMI
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (18.18%) Linux
7 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) MVC
4 12 (18.18%) TDD
5 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 7 (10.61%) BDD
6 7 (10.61%) DevOps
6 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
7 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 6 (9.09%) SDLC
8 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.58%) Web Development
9 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Time Management
10 3 (4.55%) ITIL
10 3 (4.55%) Release Management
11 2 (3.03%) BCP
11 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.64%) Ruby
3 8 (12.12%) C#
4 7 (10.61%) VB
4 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.09%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
7 4 (6.06%) C
7 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.06%) VBScript
8 2 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCSA
1 4 (6.06%) MCSE
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 3 (4.55%) CCENT
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.03%) Docker
5 2 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) PaperCut
2 2 (3.03%) Ambari
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Apple
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco
3 4 (6.06%) Google
3 4 (6.06%) Meraki
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Veeam
5 2 (3.03%) Avaya
5 2 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Dell
6 1 (1.52%) Dell KACE