The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Canterbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 21.05% - 7.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% - 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £33,026
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 26.32% 11.11% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Kent

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Canterbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Windows
Salary Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Canterbury region.

Windows Salary Trend in Canterbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (60.00%) Varnish
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
1 3 (60.00%) Varnish
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp