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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 52 27 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 33.12% 15.08% 25.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.25% 51.92% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 55
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £80,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
64 52 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.76% 29.05% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 100
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £85,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 38 (44.19%) Oracle
2 38 (44.19%) Finance
3 34 (39.53%) Windows XP
3 34 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (37.21%) ETL
4 32 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (37.21%) Oracle ODI
4 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database
5 26 (30.23%) Cognos
6 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (26.74%) MCP
7 23 (26.74%) MS Office
7 23 (26.74%) Blackberry
8 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (25.58%) C
8 22 (25.58%) Linux
9 21 (24.42%) Data Modelling
9 21 (24.42%) Toad
10 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
11 16 (18.60%) Firewall
12 15 (17.44%) DecisionStream
12 15 (17.44%) Cognos Report Studio
12 15 (17.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 15 (17.44%) Cognos Event Studio
12 15 (17.44%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
14 13 (15.12%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.98%) IIS
5 6 (6.98%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) MS Office
2 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) Firewall
2 13 (15.12%) Internet
3 7 (8.14%) DNS
3 7 (8.14%) SAN
4 6 (6.98%) SNMP
5 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.65%) WAN
7 2 (2.33%) VoIP
7 2 (2.33%) Network Security
7 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.16%) FWSM
8 1 (1.16%) HSRP
8 1 (1.16%) IPsec
8 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.16%) LAN
8 1 (1.16%) DHCP
8 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database 11g
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle ODI
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database
2 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.44%) Cognos Report Studio
3 15 (17.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 15 (17.44%) Cognos Event Studio
3 15 (17.44%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 15 (17.44%) DecisionStream
4 11 (12.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (11.63%) Cognos Transformer
6 6 (6.98%) MySQL
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.33%) VLDB
8 1 (1.16%) Essbase
8 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Toad
2 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Billing
4 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.33%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Support Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Architect
3 15 (17.44%) Data Architect
3 15 (17.44%) Oracle Architect
3 15 (17.44%) Designer
4 13 (15.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (15.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) ETL Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) ETL Architect
8 5 (5.81%) ETL Designer
9 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) C# Architect
9 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) .NET
1 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (6.98%) Apache Camel
3 4 (4.65%) WCF
3 4 (4.65%) WF
3 4 (4.65%) jQuery
3 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Blackberry
2 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Equities
4 2 (2.33%) Derivative
4 2 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.16%) Economics
5 1 (1.16%) SecurID
5 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows XP
2 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (25.58%) Linux
3 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.95%) Mac OS X
4 12 (13.95%) Mac OS
5 7 (8.14%) UNIX
6 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (37.21%) ETL
3 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (24.42%) Data Modelling
5 11 (12.79%) Service Management
5 11 (12.79%) Project Governance
6 7 (8.14%) ITIL
7 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.98%) Data Management
8 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.81%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.81%) CRM
9 4 (4.65%) SOA
9 4 (4.65%) UML
9 4 (4.65%) MVC
9 4 (4.65%) Workflow
9 4 (4.65%) Use Case
10 2 (2.33%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) C
3 6 (6.98%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.81%) Perl
5 4 (4.65%) C#
6 3 (3.49%) VB
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) MCP
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.81%) VCP5
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.33%) VCP4
5 2 (2.33%) CCNP
5 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) MCSE
6 1 (1.16%) MCSA
6 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.16%) Degree
6 1 (1.16%) CCENT
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.16%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.33%) XenServer
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Nagios
1 5 (5.81%) Opsview
2 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Cacti
3 1 (1.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) Oracle
2 26 (30.23%) Cognos
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.47%) VMware
5 6 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.98%) NetApp
5 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.98%) CyberSource
6 5 (5.81%) Cisco
6 5 (5.81%) TEOCO
7 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
9 1 (1.16%) Intel
9 1 (1.16%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) Mitel
9 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.16%) Pega