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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 33.33% 28.08% 16.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 66.13% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 24
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
66 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.83% 42.47% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 50
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,799 £37,500 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 48 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 47 (52.22%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.67%) VMware
4 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (37.78%) SQL
7 33 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 32 (35.56%) SLA
8 32 (35.56%) MS Office
8 32 (35.56%) Finance
9 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 30 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (32.22%) C
10 29 (32.22%) Blackberry
11 28 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (30.00%) ITIL
13 26 (28.89%) IIS
13 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
14 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
14 24 (26.67%) WAN
14 24 (26.67%) LAN
14 24 (26.67%) Firewall
15 23 (25.56%) HP
16 22 (24.44%) Android
16 22 (24.44%) iPhone
17 21 (23.33%) Hyper-V
18 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
19 19 (21.11%) Windows 8
19 19 (21.11%) Kalman Filter

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 33 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 30 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (28.89%) IIS
5 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Confluence
8 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.11%) Apache
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (35.56%) MS Office
2 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Endur
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
2 24 (26.67%) LAN
2 24 (26.67%) WAN
2 24 (26.67%) Firewall
3 19 (21.11%) VoIP
4 9 (10.00%) SAN
5 8 (8.89%) DNS
6 5 (5.56%) DHCP
7 3 (3.33%) Network Security
7 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.22%) VPN
8 2 (2.22%) SNMP
9 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.11%) VLAN
9 1 (1.11%) FTP
9 1 (1.11%) HTTP
9 1 (1.11%) SMTP
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.11%) NAS
9 1 (1.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (3.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.33%) Toad
3 2 (2.22%) NUnit
3 2 (2.22%) JIRA
3 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.22%) MSTest
3 2 (2.22%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.11%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.11%) MSI
4 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
General
1 32 (35.56%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Front Office
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Advertising
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Support Engineer
2 26 (28.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (21.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) IT Support
4 15 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (10.00%) Administrator
6 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 4 (4.44%) DBA
9 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
10 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (3.33%) EMC Storage Specialist
10 3 (3.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) .NET
3 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.22%) WPF
4 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.22%) WinForms
5 1 (1.11%) Spring
5 1 (1.11%) HTML5
5 1 (1.11%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.11%) SOAP
5 1 (1.11%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) Middleware
5 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.22%) Blackberry
2 22 (24.44%) iPhone
3 11 (12.22%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.89%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.67%) Replication
6 5 (5.56%) Statistics
6 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.44%) Clustering
7 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
8 3 (3.33%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.22%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.22%) EMC VNX
9 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.22%) User Experience
10 1 (1.11%) iPad
10 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 22 (24.44%) Android
6 19 (21.11%) Windows 8
6 19 (21.11%) Windows Vista
7 15 (16.67%) Linux
8 7 (7.78%) UNIX
8 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.22%) AIX
10 2 (2.22%) Solaris
10 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) ITIL
2 19 (21.11%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.56%) Change Control
5 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.33%) Data Governance
7 3 (3.33%) ETL Development
7 3 (3.33%) CRM
7 3 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) SQL
2 29 (32.22%) C
3 6 (6.67%) C#
4 5 (5.56%) Perl
5 4 (4.44%) LINC
5 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.22%) C++
6 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.22%) Python
6 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
7 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) MCP
2 6 (6.67%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.33%) CCNA
4 3 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.22%) VCP5
6 1 (1.11%) EnCE
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) GIAC
6 1 (1.11%) GCIH
6 1 (1.11%) GCFA
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (35.56%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 21 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 19 (21.11%) Terminal Services
5 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.44%) SRDF
7 3 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.11%) WMI
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
3 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 47 (52.22%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.67%) VMware
3 23 (25.56%) HP
4 19 (21.11%) Dell
5 11 (12.22%) Citrix
5 11 (12.22%) Cisco
6 10 (11.11%) EMC
7 9 (10.00%) Oracle
8 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.56%) Perforce
9 5 (5.56%) Altiris
10 4 (4.44%) Unisys
11 3 (3.33%) Cognos
11 3 (3.33%) Apple
12 2 (2.22%) NetApp
12 2 (2.22%) Remedy
12 2 (2.22%) Sybase
12 2 (2.22%) F5
13 1 (1.11%) Splunk
13 1 (1.11%) Qualys