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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.53% 23.35% 16.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.48% 58.23% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 55
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
33 79 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.71% 40.10% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 75 90
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £83,500 £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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
3 23 (48.94%) Finance
4 22 (46.81%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) DHCP
5 16 (34.04%) DNS
5 16 (34.04%) Solaris
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
7 12 (25.53%) Capacity Management
7 12 (25.53%) Replication
7 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) HP
8 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.40%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
10 8 (17.02%) MS Office
10 8 (17.02%) Citrix
10 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.89%) WAN
11 7 (14.89%) Toad
11 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL
11 7 (14.89%) Cognos
11 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
11 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Lync
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (6.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) DHCP
1 16 (34.04%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (10.64%) VPN
6 3 (6.38%) VoIP
6 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
6 3 (6.38%) Network Security
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
6 3 (6.38%) OSPF
6 3 (6.38%) BGP
6 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
6 3 (6.38%) HSRP
7 2 (4.26%) SSL
7 2 (4.26%) TACACS
7 2 (4.26%) Firewall
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (8.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Cognos Event Studio
4 3 (6.38%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Informix
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Toad
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) NUnit
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Head of Operations
2 7 (14.89%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) IT Support
5 4 (8.51%) Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
2 4 (8.51%) jQuery
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.26%) WCF
4 2 (4.26%) Ajax
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) CSS3
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.26%) SOAP
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) WinForms
5 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Replication
3 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.26%) SecurID
6 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Solaris
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.51%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (25.53%) Capacity Management
2 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.51%) Information Security
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) ETL
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.26%) Computer Security
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) CISM
2 2 (4.26%) CCNP
2 2 (4.26%) CISSP
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) MetaFrame
2 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
1 5 (10.64%) WSUS
2 2 (4.26%) Cacti
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) Salt
2 2 (4.26%) Opsview
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView
2 2 (4.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) HP
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) Cognos
6 5 (10.64%) Veritas
6 5 (10.64%) Dell
6 5 (10.64%) Reuters
6 5 (10.64%) Bloomberg
6 5 (10.64%) Symantec
6 5 (10.64%) VMware
7 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.38%) Avaya
9 2 (4.26%) Juniper
9 2 (4.26%) Sybase
9 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.13%) Altiris