The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 26.97% 29.17% 22.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.42% 68.85% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 38
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £53,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 61 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 31.58% 42.36% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 55
Average salary £43,750 £70,000 £54,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £53,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Windows
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 41 (44.57%) SQL
2 38 (41.30%) Windows XP
3 34 (36.96%) Oracle
3 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (35.87%) MS Office
5 32 (34.78%) C
5 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (34.78%) Blackberry
6 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
6 30 (32.61%) Finance
6 30 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 29 (31.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (30.43%) ETL
8 28 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (30.43%) Oracle ODI
8 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database
9 26 (28.26%) MCP
10 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 22 (23.91%) Cognos
12 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
12 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 20 (21.74%) VMware
14 15 (16.30%) IIS
14 15 (16.30%) Data Modelling
14 15 (16.30%) Toad
14 15 (16.30%) DNS
14 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (15.22%) NetApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
1 30 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (31.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (16.30%) IIS
5 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (35.87%) MS Office
2 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) DNS
2 13 (14.13%) SAN
2 13 (14.13%) SNMP
2 13 (14.13%) Firewall
3 9 (9.78%) LAN
3 9 (9.78%) WAN
3 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.70%) VoIP
5 3 (3.26%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) DHCP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 28 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
1 28 (30.43%) Oracle ODI
1 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (9.78%) Cognos Report Studio
4 9 (9.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (6.52%) MySQL
5 6 (6.52%) DecisionStream
5 6 (6.52%) Cognos Event Studio
5 6 (6.52%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.09%) Essbase
7 1 (1.09%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Toad
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.43%) Billing
4 2 (2.17%) Front Office
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Support Engineer
2 24 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (22.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Data Architect
7 9 (9.78%) Architect
7 9 (9.78%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.52%) ETL Specialist
8 6 (6.52%) Designer
9 5 (5.43%) ETL Architect
9 5 (5.43%) ETL Designer
10 3 (3.26%) Database Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.17%) Systems Support
11 2 (2.17%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (6.52%) Apache Camel
3 3 (3.26%) HTML
4 1 (1.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.78%) Blackberry
2 13 (14.13%) EqualLogic
3 8 (8.70%) iPhone
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.26%) Derivative
6 2 (2.17%) Equities
6 2 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (41.30%) Windows XP
2 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (11.96%) Linux
5 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.70%) Android
6 8 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.52%) UNIX
7 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) ETL
1 28 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (16.30%) Data Modelling
2 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (14.13%) Service Management
3 13 (14.13%) Project Governance
4 10 (10.87%) ITIL
5 9 (9.78%) Data Management
6 8 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.43%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.43%) CRM
9 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.26%) Data Governance
10 2 (2.17%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.09%) ERP
11 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) SQL
2 32 (34.78%) C
3 6 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (2.17%) VB
4 2 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) MCP
2 13 (14.13%) VCP5
3 10 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.17%) MCSE
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) MCSA
5 1 (1.09%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) CCENT
5 1 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
2 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.78%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.09%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
5 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Opsview
1 5 (5.43%) Nagios
2 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Oracle
2 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.91%) Cognos
4 20 (21.74%) VMware
5 14 (15.22%) NetApp
6 9 (9.78%) Dell
7 8 (8.70%) HP
8 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (6.52%) CyberSource
9 5 (5.43%) TEOCO
10 4 (4.35%) Cisco
11 2 (2.17%) Citrix
12 1 (1.09%) Intel
12 1 (1.09%) Sun
12 1 (1.09%) Veritas
12 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.09%) Reuters
12 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.09%) Symantec