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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 27 10
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 18 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 38.21% 6.57% 18.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.93% 19.57% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 58
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £32,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £106,250 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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
56 92 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 45.53% 33.58% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 76 73
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 45 (70.31%) Degree
2 43 (67.19%) Windows 7
3 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 33 (51.56%) Windows XP
5 32 (50.00%) Migration
6 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (34.38%) Finance
8 22 (34.38%) SCCM
9 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 20 (31.25%) MS Office
10 19 (29.69%) Linux
10 19 (29.69%) MCSE
10 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (29.69%) MCITP
11 18 (28.13%) Service Management
12 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
12 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
13 13 (20.31%) SCOM
13 13 (20.31%) ITIL
14 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (18.75%) Lync
15 11 (17.19%) UNIX
16 9 (14.06%) NetScaler
17 8 (12.50%) Citrix
17 8 (12.50%) SAML
18 7 (10.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
3 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (18.75%) Lync
4 7 (10.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.13%) JBoss
6 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 20 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Google Apps
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) NetScaler
2 6 (9.38%) SMTP
3 5 (7.81%) Internet
3 5 (7.81%) DNS
4 4 (6.25%) Network Security
5 3 (4.69%) SSL
5 3 (4.69%) HTTP
6 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (1.56%) FTP
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) WAN
7 1 (1.56%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.56%) 802.15
7 1 (1.56%) Firewall
7 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.56%) Wireless
7 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Grunt
3 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.56%) JSHint
3 1 (1.56%) Bower
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.56%) Gradle
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Publishing
2 5 (7.81%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (10.94%) Build Engineer
1 7 (10.94%) SCCM Engineer
2 6 (9.38%) Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
2 6 (9.38%) Technical Leader
2 6 (9.38%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) IT Support
3 5 (7.81%) Junior IT Support
3 5 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Junior
3 5 (7.81%) Developer
3 5 (7.81%) Junior Support Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.69%) IT Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) SAML
2 7 (10.94%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (4.69%) XML
5 2 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (3.13%) CSS
5 2 (3.13%) jQuery
5 2 (3.13%) OAuth
5 2 (3.13%) Ajax
5 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.13%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.56%) Java EE
6 1 (1.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.56%) WCF
6 1 (1.56%) OpenID
6 1 (1.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) REST
6 1 (1.56%) CSS3
6 1 (1.56%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) CMDB
3 5 (7.81%) iPad
3 5 (7.81%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows 7
2 33 (51.56%) Windows XP
3 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (29.69%) Linux
5 11 (17.19%) UNIX
6 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Migration
2 18 (28.13%) Service Management
3 13 (20.31%) ITIL
4 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.38%) Data Management
5 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
5 6 (9.38%) Change Control
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (7.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
6 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.81%) B2B
7 4 (6.25%) Release Management
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.69%) Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) Java
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) C#
2 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.56%) XPath
3 1 (1.56%) C++
3 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (70.31%) Degree
2 19 (29.69%) MCSE
2 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (29.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (34.38%) SCCM
2 13 (20.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Citrix
3 6 (9.38%) Google
3 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 4 (6.25%) Avaya
6 3 (4.69%) Assembla
7 2 (3.13%) Sophos
8 1 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow