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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 8.00% 20.00% 54.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 87.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £27,250 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.63% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 8.00% 22.86% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £23,500 £48,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.79% +28.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Mac OS
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (57.14%) Android
4 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (52.38%) Windows 8
5 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (47.62%) MS Office
7 9 (42.86%) DHCP
7 9 (42.86%) DNS
7 9 (42.86%) Internet
7 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
7 9 (42.86%) Apple
7 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (42.86%) iPhone
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) RESTful
10 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 3 (14.29%) Video Processing
10 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DHCP
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) iPhone
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Mac OS
2 12 (57.14%) Android
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (52.38%) Windows 8
3 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 3 (14.29%) MVC
1 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
1 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (14.29%) Video Processing
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) XenServer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Altiris
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy