The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.44% 27.33% 15.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.10% 63.77% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 58
Average salary £64,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £51,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 69 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.20% 42.86% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 96
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows
London

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 29 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (43.64%) Degree
3 23 (41.82%) Cisco
3 23 (41.82%) Finance
4 19 (34.55%) Linux
5 18 (32.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (29.09%) Solaris
6 16 (29.09%) DHCP
6 16 (29.09%) DNS
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (21.82%) Replication
10 12 (21.82%) HP
10 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
10 12 (21.82%) Capacity Management
11 11 (20.00%) ITIL
12 10 (18.18%) MS Office
13 9 (16.36%) Cognos
13 9 (16.36%) Toad
13 9 (16.36%) Citrix
13 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
13 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
14 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
14 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
15 7 (12.73%) WAN
15 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) DHCP
1 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (12.73%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (5.45%) VoIP
5 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.45%) Network Security
5 3 (5.45%) Internet
5 3 (5.45%) OSPF
5 3 (5.45%) BGP
5 3 (5.45%) tcpdump
5 3 (5.45%) HSRP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) TACACS
6 2 (3.64%) Firewall
6 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Cognos Event Studio
3 5 (9.09%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) Informix
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) DecisionStream
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Toad
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Front Office
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Analyst
1 9 (16.36%) Support Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Head of Operations
3 7 (12.73%) IT Support
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Designer
6 4 (7.27%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) HTML5
3 2 (3.64%) CSS3
3 2 (3.64%) Spring Integration
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (3.64%) Spring
3 2 (3.64%) WCF
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.64%) jQuery
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) Middleware
4 1 (1.82%) WinForms
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Replication
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.64%) SecurID
5 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.64%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) Equities
6 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Solaris
3 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Android
5 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.64%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (21.82%) Capacity Management
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.91%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.09%) Analytics
9 5 (9.09%) Information Security
10 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) ETL
11 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
11 3 (5.45%) Low Latency
11 3 (5.45%) Scrum
11 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
12 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Python
2 3 (5.45%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) VB
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) R
4 1 (1.82%) VBA
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) CISM
2 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) MetaFrame
2 6 (10.91%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) NetBackup
1 6 (10.91%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) Cacti
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) OpenView
2 2 (3.64%) Nagios
2 2 (3.64%) Opsview
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Cisco
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle
4 12 (21.82%) HP
5 9 (16.36%) Citrix
5 9 (16.36%) Cognos
6 6 (10.91%) Dell
6 6 (10.91%) Veritas
6 6 (10.91%) Reuters
6 6 (10.91%) Bloomberg
6 6 (10.91%) Symantec
7 5 (9.09%) VMware
8 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.27%) Sybase
9 3 (5.45%) Avaya
10 2 (3.64%) Juniper
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.64%) Apple
10 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.64%) Riverbed