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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.50% 9.52% 22.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 45.16% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 45
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £110,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
26 31 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.99% 21.09% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 78
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) ITIL
3 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
3 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
4 16 (36.36%) SCCM
5 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
6 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 12 (27.27%) SAN
7 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (25.00%) Lync
8 11 (25.00%) VMware
8 11 (25.00%) Degree
9 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (22.73%) HP
9 10 (22.73%) Citrix
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.73%) DNS
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (20.45%) SLA
10 9 (20.45%) EMC
10 9 (20.45%) MCITP
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) Android
11 8 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (18.18%) Cisco
11 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) Lync
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) SAN
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) NAS
4 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 4 (9.09%) FTP
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
5 3 (6.82%) SMTP
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
6 2 (4.55%) Skype
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.27%) HTTP
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.82%) Informix
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) IT Support
2 6 (13.64%) Build Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.82%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) COM
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
1 4 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (2.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Handset
4 2 (4.55%) PMI
4 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) iPad
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) iPhone
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.18%) Android
5 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.64%) AIX
8 5 (11.36%) UNIX
9 4 (9.09%) Solaris
10 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.27%) Debian
11 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.64%) Coaching
4 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 4 (9.09%) Product Management
5 4 (9.09%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) Perl
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (20.45%) MCITP
4 7 (15.91%) MCSE
5 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 4 (9.09%) Puppet
4 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.82%) Opsview
4 3 (6.82%) Nagios
5 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) HP
3 10 (22.73%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) EMC
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.64%) Symantec
7 6 (13.64%) Remedy
7 6 (13.64%) Altiris
8 4 (9.09%) NetApp
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle
9 3 (6.82%) Sybase
9 3 (6.82%) IronPort
9 3 (6.82%) Sophos
9 3 (6.82%) RightFax
9 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.55%) Splunk
10 2 (4.55%) Avaya
10 2 (4.55%) Juniper