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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 37.78% 71.43% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 4
Average salary £31,500 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
17 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 37.78% 71.43% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 5
Average salary £31,500 £21,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.23% -61.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Chessington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Chessington region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chessington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) MS Office
4 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (30.00%) Coaching
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Altiris
7 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (15.00%) XenServer
8 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) NetApp
8 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) IT Support
8 1 (5.00%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) COM
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (5.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Service Delivery
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) B2B
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) XenServer
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Altiris
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.00%) Apple