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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 44 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.79% 14.97% 18.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.00% 44.00% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 44 44
Average salary £110,000 £76,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.79% +9.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
25 100 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.74% 34.01% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 98 78
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (54.76%) Finance
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco
5 12 (28.57%) DNS
5 12 (28.57%) DHCP
5 12 (28.57%) Oracle
5 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (26.19%) Solaris
7 10 (23.81%) Linux
7 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
9 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.05%) HP
9 8 (19.05%) Replication
9 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.05%) Capacity Management
10 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (16.67%) Toad
10 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (16.67%) Cognos
10 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (16.67%) MS Office
11 6 (14.29%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) Lync
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SmartSockets
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) DHCP
1 12 (28.57%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) VoIP
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) OSPF
5 3 (7.14%) BGP
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.14%) tcpdump
5 3 (7.14%) HSRP
5 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.76%) SSL
6 2 (4.76%) TACACS
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Cognos Event Studio
3 3 (7.14%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Informix
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Head of Operations
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Report Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) jQuery
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) WCF
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.38%) UIKit
5 1 (2.38%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.76%) SecurID
4 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Solaris
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.52%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
2 8 (19.05%) Capacity Management
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Service Management
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) ETL
6 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.76%) Android Development
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) VB
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) XPath
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) CISM
2 2 (4.76%) CCNP
2 2 (4.76%) CISSP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) OpenView
1 2 (4.76%) Cacti
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
1 2 (4.76%) Salt
2 1 (2.38%) Opsview
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (19.05%) HP
4 7 (16.67%) Cognos
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Avaya
7 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.76%) Juniper
8 2 (4.76%) Google
8 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.38%) Reuters
9 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Infragistics
9 1 (2.38%) Perforce
9 1 (2.38%) Pega
9 1 (2.38%) DevExpress