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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 45 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.00% 9.62% 13.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.54% 33.82% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 38
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £110,000 £87,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
52 68 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.89% 28.45% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 75
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £84,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 50 (64.10%) Windows 7
3 49 (62.82%) Microsoft
4 36 (46.15%) Windows XP
5 35 (44.87%) Migration
6 31 (39.74%) SCCM
6 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (37.18%) MS Excel
8 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
9 26 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (33.33%) MCSE
9 26 (33.33%) MCITP
10 24 (30.77%) Linux
11 21 (26.92%) ITIL
11 21 (26.92%) Finance
12 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
13 19 (24.36%) Lync
14 18 (23.08%) SCOM
15 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (21.79%) MS Office
16 14 (17.95%) Service Management
16 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
18 12 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 11 (14.10%) Citrix
19 11 (14.10%) UNIX
19 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
20 10 (12.82%) Web Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.36%) Lync
3 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 12 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.56%) JBoss
7 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (37.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Google Apps
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) SMTP
1 9 (11.54%) NetScaler
2 8 (10.26%) DNS
3 6 (7.69%) Internet
4 4 (5.13%) Network Security
4 4 (5.13%) FTP
5 3 (3.85%) HTTP
5 3 (3.85%) SSL
6 2 (2.56%) SAN
6 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (1.28%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.28%) 802.15
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
7 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.28%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.28%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.85%) Informix
3 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) InstallShield
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Grunt
4 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.28%) JSHint
4 1 (1.28%) Bower
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.28%) Gradle
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Publishing
2 6 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Build Engineer
1 12 (15.38%) SCCM Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Messaging Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Technical Leader
3 9 (11.54%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Junior Support Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) IT Support
4 6 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
4 6 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Junior
5 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) SAML
3 5 (6.41%) .NET
3 5 (6.41%) WCF
4 4 (5.13%) COM
5 3 (3.85%) JSON
6 2 (2.56%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) OAuth
7 1 (1.28%) OpenID
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) REST
7 1 (1.28%) CSS3
7 1 (1.28%) JSLint
7 1 (1.28%) LESS
7 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.28%) .NET Compact Framework
7 1 (1.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) SOAP
7 1 (1.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) CMDB
2 6 (7.69%) Replication
2 6 (7.69%) iPad
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.10%) Windows 7
2 36 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (30.77%) Linux
5 11 (14.10%) UNIX
6 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 6 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.41%) Android
8 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
10 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Migration
2 21 (26.92%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) Service Management
3 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.54%) Data Management
5 9 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.26%) Project Planning
6 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (7.69%) B2B
7 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.69%) Change Control
7 6 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.13%) Coaching
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.13%) Release Management
8 4 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Java
1 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.41%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 26 (33.33%) MCSE
2 26 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (39.74%) SCCM
2 18 (23.08%) SCOM
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 3 (3.85%) Nagios
4 3 (3.85%) Opsview
5 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (62.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Citrix
3 6 (7.69%) Google
3 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.41%) Sophos
5 4 (5.13%) Avaya
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle
6 3 (3.85%) Sybase
6 3 (3.85%) NetApp
6 3 (3.85%) Assembla
7 2 (2.56%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.56%) RightFax
7 2 (2.56%) VMware
7 2 (2.56%) IronPort
7 2 (2.56%) Symantec
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) EMC