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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 21.05% 10.71% 42.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £31,000 £27,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% -28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 21.05% 14.29% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £31,000 £26,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.98% -30.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 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 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
3 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
3 7 (63.64%) Apple
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) iPhone
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
9 1 (9.09%) Citrix
9 1 (9.09%) Retail
9 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (9.09%) Firewall
9 1 (9.09%) SLA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
5 4 (36.36%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Apple
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy