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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 30.99% 28.82% 19.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.81% 62.03% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 31
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
69 79 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.35% 46.47% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 45
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £19,500
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 26 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (45.10%) SQL
1 46 (45.10%) Windows XP
2 38 (37.25%) Oracle
3 35 (34.31%) Finance
4 32 (31.37%) Blackberry
4 32 (31.37%) MS Office
4 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (30.39%) Oracle Database
5 31 (30.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (30.39%) C
5 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
6 30 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (29.41%) ETL
6 30 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
7 27 (26.47%) VMware
8 24 (23.53%) Cognos
9 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
10 22 (21.57%) MCP
11 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
12 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
13 19 (18.63%) Data Modelling
13 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
13 19 (18.63%) Toad
13 19 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (17.65%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
1 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (17.65%) IIS
4 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.86%) JBoss
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (31.37%) MS Office
2 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) DNS
1 16 (15.69%) Firewall
2 13 (12.75%) WAN
3 12 (11.76%) LAN
3 12 (11.76%) SNMP
3 12 (11.76%) SAN
4 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.78%) VoIP
5 3 (2.94%) IPv4
5 3 (2.94%) IPv6
6 1 (0.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.98%) DHCP
6 1 (0.98%) Wireless
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.39%) Oracle Database
2 30 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 30 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
3 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (12.75%) Cognos Report Studio
4 13 (12.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (6.86%) MySQL
6 7 (6.86%) DecisionStream
6 7 (6.86%) Cognos Event Studio
6 7 (6.86%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 6 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.98%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Toad
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.90%) Billing
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Front Office
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 23 (22.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) Architect
6 13 (12.75%) Data Architect
6 13 (12.75%) Oracle Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Designer
8 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 6 (5.88%) ETL Specialist
8 6 (5.88%) Database Architect
9 5 (4.90%) ETL Architect
9 5 (4.90%) ETL Designer
10 3 (2.94%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Applications Support
11 2 (1.96%) Desktop Support
11 2 (1.96%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) .NET
1 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.88%) Apache Camel
3 4 (3.92%) HTML
4 1 (0.98%) WAMP
4 1 (0.98%) CSS
4 1 (0.98%) XML
4 1 (0.98%) SAML
4 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.37%) Blackberry
2 13 (12.75%) iPhone
3 12 (11.76%) EqualLogic
4 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.94%) Open Source
7 2 (1.96%) Derivative
7 2 (1.96%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.10%) Windows XP
2 32 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (30.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (11.76%) Android
4 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.78%) Windows 8
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Vista
6 10 (9.80%) Linux
7 6 (5.88%) UNIX
7 6 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.98%) Solaris
9 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) ETL
1 30 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.63%) Data Modelling
2 19 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (11.76%) ITIL
3 12 (11.76%) Data Management
4 11 (10.78%) Service Management
4 11 (10.78%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (10.78%) Project Governance
5 8 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 6 (5.88%) Data Governance
6 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.88%) CRM
7 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.90%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.96%) Risk Management
9 1 (0.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.10%) SQL
2 31 (30.39%) C
3 7 (6.86%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) Perl
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) VBA
5 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) MCP
2 12 (11.76%) VCP5
3 9 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.90%) MCSE
4 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.92%) MCITP
6 2 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (0.98%) CCENT
7 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) VCP4
7 1 (0.98%) MCSA
7 1 (0.98%) CCNA
7 1 (0.98%) CISSP
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.98%) CISM
7 1 (0.98%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 9 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.94%) vSphere
6 3 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.98%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Nagios
1 5 (4.90%) Opsview
2 4 (3.92%) SCCM
3 3 (2.94%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (37.25%) Oracle
2 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 27 (26.47%) VMware
4 24 (23.53%) Cognos
5 13 (12.75%) NetApp
6 12 (11.76%) Dell
7 11 (10.78%) HP
8 8 (7.84%) Cisco
9 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (5.88%) CyberSource
10 5 (4.90%) TEOCO
11 3 (2.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.98%) Intel
12 1 (0.98%) Citrix
12 1 (0.98%) Sun
12 1 (0.98%) Reuters
12 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.98%) Symantec
12 1 (0.98%) Apple