The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ascot region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Ascot region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ascot 52.94% 25.00% 100.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 12
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Ascot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ascot 52.94% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 12
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Berkshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Ascot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

Windows
Salary Trend in Ascot

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

Windows Salary Trend in Ascot

Windows
Salary Histogram in Ascot

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Ascot region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Ascot

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ascot

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ascot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) C++
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) MySQL
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
5 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (54.55%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) MS Access
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) PHP
5 6 (54.55%) C
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Retail

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ascot by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ascot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) MS Access
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Products Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) Bing Maps
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) NLog
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) C
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) VMware