The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 9.52% 26.67% 45.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £26,250 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 Chessington region.

Operating Systems Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 9.52% 46.67% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Windows
Salary Trend in Chessington

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

Windows Salary Trend in Chessington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (11.11%) LANDesk

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) NetApp
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (11.11%) Borland
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