The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.19% 16.28% 15.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 60.34% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 31
Average salary £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 58 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.58% 26.98% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 70
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +58.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 53 (67.09%) Microsoft
2 46 (58.23%) Windows 7
3 45 (56.96%) Degree
4 38 (48.10%) SCCM
5 33 (41.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (40.51%) Migration
6 32 (40.51%) Windows XP
7 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (34.18%) MCSE
8 27 (34.18%) MCITP
9 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
10 25 (31.65%) Linux
11 24 (30.38%) Finance
12 23 (29.11%) ITIL
13 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
13 22 (27.85%) MS Exchange
14 20 (25.32%) Lync
15 19 (24.05%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (24.05%) SCOM
16 18 (22.78%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (20.25%) UNIX
17 16 (20.25%) Citrix
18 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
18 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (13.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 10 (12.66%) MS Office
21 10 (12.66%) Service Management
21 10 (12.66%) Data Centre

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (27.85%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.32%) Lync
3 19 (24.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
5 11 (13.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) NetScaler
1 9 (11.39%) SMTP
1 9 (11.39%) SAN
1 9 (11.39%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) FTP
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.80%) NAS
3 3 (3.80%) Network Security
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.27%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) SMS
5 1 (1.27%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Informix
3 3 (3.80%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Games
2 4 (5.06%) Publishing
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (16.46%) SCCM Engineer
1 13 (16.46%) Build Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Messaging Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Technical Leader
5 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) IT Support
7 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Junior
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.06%) Junior IT Support
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) IT Security Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) Web Services
2 6 (7.59%) SAML
3 5 (6.33%) WCF
3 5 (6.33%) .NET
4 4 (5.06%) COM
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Replication
3 5 (6.33%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) CMDB
4 4 (5.06%) iPad
5 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.53%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.53%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) iPhone
7 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Windows 7
2 33 (41.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (40.51%) Windows XP
4 25 (31.65%) Linux
5 16 (20.25%) UNIX
6 6 (7.59%) AIX
7 5 (6.33%) Android
7 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.06%) Solaris
8 4 (5.06%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.27%) Debian
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Migration
2 23 (29.11%) ITIL
3 18 (22.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.66%) Service Management
6 9 (11.39%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (11.39%) Data Management
7 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
7 8 (10.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) Change Control
9 4 (5.06%) B2B
9 4 (5.06%) Release Management
9 4 (5.06%) Time Management
9 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.06%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.06%) Product Management
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.33%) C#
3 4 (5.06%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (56.96%) Degree
2 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (34.18%) MCSE
3 27 (34.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.06%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.53%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) vCloud
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (48.10%) SCCM
2 19 (24.05%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) Opsview
4 3 (3.80%) Nagios
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 53 (67.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Citrix
3 9 (11.39%) VMware
4 8 (10.13%) HP
4 8 (10.13%) EMC
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 6 (7.59%) Remedy
6 6 (7.59%) Altiris
6 6 (7.59%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.33%) Sophos
7 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle
8 4 (5.06%) Avaya
8 4 (5.06%) Google
9 3 (3.80%) NetApp
9 3 (3.80%) Sybase
10 2 (2.53%) IronPort
10 2 (2.53%) Symantec
10 2 (2.53%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.53%) RightFax