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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.24% 16.07% 22.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 61.02% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 34
Average salary £61,250 £64,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.29% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £39,500 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £110,000 £88,500
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
27 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.37% 26.34% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 70
Average salary £55,000 £81,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.51% +25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £44,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 44 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 42 (58.33%) Degree
4 38 (52.78%) SCCM
5 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (41.67%) Migration
7 30 (41.67%) Windows XP
8 29 (40.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (38.89%) MCITP
10 27 (37.50%) MCSE
11 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
12 21 (29.17%) ITIL
12 21 (29.17%) Lync
13 20 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
14 19 (26.39%) SCOM
15 18 (25.00%) Linux
15 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (23.61%) Finance
17 16 (22.22%) Citrix
18 14 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 11 (15.28%) UNIX
20 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
21 10 (13.89%) DNS
21 10 (13.89%) SAN
21 10 (13.89%) VMware

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 21 (29.17%) Lync
2 20 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) DNS
1 10 (13.89%) SAN
2 9 (12.50%) SMTP
2 9 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 4 (5.56%) NAS
3 4 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 3 (4.17%) FTP
4 3 (4.17%) Internet
5 2 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) Informix
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Publishing
2 3 (4.17%) Games
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Law
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Build Engineer
1 13 (18.06%) SCCM Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Messaging Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Junior IT Support
8 3 (4.17%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Junior
8 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
1 6 (8.33%) SAML
2 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) COM
2 4 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) CMDB
5 3 (4.17%) iPad
6 2 (2.78%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.78%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Handset
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Windows 7
2 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 18 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (15.28%) UNIX
7 6 (8.33%) AIX
7 6 (8.33%) Android
7 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.56%) Solaris
9 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.39%) Debian
12 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Migration
2 21 (29.17%) ITIL
3 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.50%) Service Management
5 9 (12.50%) Data Management
5 9 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.33%) Change Control
8 5 (6.94%) Coaching
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) Product Management
9 4 (5.56%) Time Management
9 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.17%) Information Security
10 3 (4.17%) B2B
10 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (58.33%) Degree
2 29 (40.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (38.89%) MCITP
4 27 (37.50%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (52.78%) SCCM
2 19 (26.39%) SCOM
3 4 (5.56%) Puppet
4 3 (4.17%) Nagios
4 3 (4.17%) Opsview
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) Citrix
3 10 (13.89%) VMware
4 8 (11.11%) EMC
4 8 (11.11%) HP
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco
6 6 (8.33%) Altiris
6 6 (8.33%) Remedy
6 6 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.94%) Sophos
7 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.56%) Avaya
9 3 (4.17%) NetApp
9 3 (4.17%) Sybase
9 3 (4.17%) Google
10 2 (2.78%) IronPort
10 2 (2.78%) Symantec
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) RightFax
10 2 (2.78%) MobileIron