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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 10.53% 87.50% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% +6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 26.32% 87.50% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 22 July 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 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Debian
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Squid
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (50.00%) Varnish
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) MSTest
1 2 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) WinForms
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
1 2 (33.33%) Spring.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (33.33%) Ninject
1 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Network
1 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Debian
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) MVVM
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Squid
1 3 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (33.33%) Facebook
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
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