The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Chessington region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 18.42% 54.55% 20.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 21.05% 54.55% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £48,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.28% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
London

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 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chessington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) C
4 6 (28.57%) Games
4 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Image Processing
4 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) XenServer
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
5 5 (23.81%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Altiris
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
7 3 (14.29%) Android
7 3 (14.29%) iPhone
7 3 (14.29%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WLAN
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 6 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Technician
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Installation Technician
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 3 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 6 (28.57%) Image Processing
1 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 3 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) XenServer
3 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Altiris
4 3 (14.29%) Apple
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Borland