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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 33 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.08% 10.44% 17.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.00% 30.84% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 38
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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
25 107 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.05% 33.86% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 95 68
Average salary £51,000 £78,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
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 21 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (62.86%) Finance
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
4 13 (37.14%) MS Office
4 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
5 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
6 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
7 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
8 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) Migration
8 8 (22.86%) Service Management
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 7 (20.00%) DHCP
9 7 (20.00%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) Solaris
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.29%) VMware
11 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Scrum
11 5 (14.29%) Internet
11 5 (14.29%) C#
11 5 (14.29%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Lync
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) SmartSockets
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Office
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) DHCP
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.29%) Internet
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) HTTP
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.57%) OSPF
5 3 (8.57%) BGP
5 3 (8.57%) tcpdump
5 3 (8.57%) HSRP
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Toad
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.86%) JSHint
3 1 (2.86%) Bower
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.86%) Gradle
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Front Office
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Operations
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
1 5 (14.29%) CSS
1 5 (14.29%) jQuery
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) Ajax
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 3 (8.57%) CSS3
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.71%) OAuth
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
4 2 (5.71%) SAML
4 2 (5.71%) WCF
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
2 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.57%) Android
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Service Management
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.71%) Android Development
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) XPath
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Salt
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Google
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) Cognos
6 2 (5.71%) Assembla
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
7 1 (2.86%) Infragistics
7 1 (2.86%) Perforce