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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 28.95% 24.04% 24.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.22% 55.00% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 32
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £100,000 £68,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
87 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.79% 43.72% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 43
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +42.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
2 37 (39.36%) Windows XP
3 35 (37.23%) MS Office
4 33 (35.11%) VMware
5 32 (34.04%) Blackberry
5 32 (34.04%) C
5 32 (34.04%) MS Exchange
5 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (29.79%) Finance
8 26 (27.66%) Hyper-V
9 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
10 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
11 21 (22.34%) Oracle
11 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
12 20 (21.28%) DNS
12 20 (21.28%) Firewall
12 20 (21.28%) iPhone
13 19 (20.21%) Android
13 19 (20.21%) SLA
14 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (19.15%) Oracle Database
15 17 (18.09%) WAN
15 17 (18.09%) MCP
16 16 (17.02%) IIS
16 16 (17.02%) ETL
16 16 (17.02%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (17.02%) IIS
4 15 (15.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.13%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (37.23%) MS Office
2 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) DNS
1 20 (21.28%) Firewall
2 17 (18.09%) WAN
3 16 (17.02%) LAN
3 16 (17.02%) TCP/IP
3 16 (17.02%) SAN
4 15 (15.96%) VoIP
4 15 (15.96%) SNMP
5 3 (3.19%) IPv4
5 3 (3.19%) IPv6
6 2 (2.13%) DHCP
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.06%) NAS
7 1 (1.06%) HSRP
7 1 (1.06%) VRRP
7 1 (1.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle Database
3 16 (17.02%) Oracle ODI
3 16 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (13.83%) Cognos Report Studio
4 13 (13.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.19%) DecisionStream
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.19%) Cognos Event Studio
6 3 (3.19%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 3 (3.19%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (2.13%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Toad
2 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (29.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Support Engineer
2 26 (27.66%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (20.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (20.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (13.83%) Architect
5 13 (13.83%) Data Architect
5 13 (13.83%) Oracle Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 8 (8.51%) Database Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Product Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Designer
10 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (2.13%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) HTML
2 3 (3.19%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.13%) XML
3 2 (2.13%) LAMP
3 2 (2.13%) WAMP
4 1 (1.06%) SAML
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Blackberry
2 20 (21.28%) iPhone
3 15 (15.96%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.26%) User Experience
4 4 (4.26%) Open Source
4 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.19%) Derivative
6 2 (2.13%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Windows XP
2 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (20.21%) Android
5 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (15.96%) Windows 8
6 15 (15.96%) Windows Vista
7 7 (7.45%) Linux
8 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) ETL
1 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (15.96%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (13.83%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.64%) Data Governance
4 10 (10.64%) Data Management
4 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.57%) ITIL
6 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.32%) Project Management
8 4 (4.26%) CRM
8 4 (4.26%) ERP
8 4 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.26%) Use Case
8 4 (4.26%) Usability Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Product Management
8 4 (4.26%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.26%) Line Management
9 3 (3.19%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) SQL
2 32 (34.04%) C
3 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.19%) Perl
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
4 2 (2.13%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) MCP
2 15 (15.96%) VCP5
3 11 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.32%) MCSE
5 5 (5.32%) MCITP
6 3 (3.19%) Degree
7 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.13%) CISSP
7 2 (2.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Hyper-V
2 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (17.02%) Terminal Services
5 12 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.26%) vSphere
7 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.06%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
1 4 (4.26%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.13%) WSUS
3 1 (1.06%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.11%) VMware
3 21 (22.34%) Oracle
4 16 (17.02%) Cognos
4 16 (17.02%) Dell
5 15 (15.96%) HP
5 15 (15.96%) NetApp
6 7 (7.45%) Cisco
7 4 (4.26%) Apple
8 3 (3.19%) SAP
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix
9 1 (1.06%) Sun
9 1 (1.06%) Reuters
9 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec
9 1 (1.06%) Veritas
9 1 (1.06%) Red Hat