The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank 834 823 868
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +45
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 37 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.043% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.10% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% -9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -10.44%
X-Windows
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38447 41918 46081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35668 41288
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in England

X-Windows
Salary Trend in England

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

X-Windows Salary Trend in England

X-Windows
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X-Windows across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in England

X-Windows
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 21 £47,500 -20.83%
London -14 9 £45,000 -
East of England -21 2 £26,000 -42.22%
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £33,750 -
West Midlands -27 1 £46,270 +15.67%
X-Windows
UK

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing X-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 X-Windows.

1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
4 42 (60.87%) Windows 8
5 40 (57.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (57.97%) Windows 7
5 40 (57.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (57.97%) C#
5 40 (57.97%) SQL
5 40 (57.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (56.52%) IIS
7 38 (55.07%) Hyper-V
8 37 (53.62%) SharePoint
9 35 (50.72%) Visual Studio
9 35 (50.72%) Internet
9 35 (50.72%) Project Management
9 35 (50.72%) Management Information System
9 35 (50.72%) Workflow
9 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (50.72%) SCVMM
9 35 (50.72%) PowerShell
9 35 (50.72%) DevOps
9 35 (50.72%) WiX
9 35 (50.72%) MSBuild
10 34 (49.28%) NuGet
10 34 (49.28%) Ranorex
10 34 (49.28%) MSTest
10 34 (49.28%) Finance
10 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (49.28%) NUnit

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing X-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 X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (56.52%) IIS
2 37 (53.62%) SharePoint
3 31 (44.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 17 (24.64%) MS Exchange
5 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.25%) Lync
8 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 40 (57.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) Internet
2 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) VoIP
4 7 (10.14%) SAN
4 7 (10.14%) Firewall
4 7 (10.14%) Wireless
5 6 (8.70%) WAN
5 6 (8.70%) LAN
6 5 (7.25%) DNS
7 3 (4.35%) VPN
7 3 (4.35%) LDAP
7 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.90%) HSRP
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.90%) NAS
8 2 (2.90%) DHCP
8 2 (2.90%) IPsec
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (57.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (7.25%) OLAP
4 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.90%) Informix
Development Applications
1 40 (57.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (50.72%) Visual Studio
2 35 (50.72%) WiX
2 35 (50.72%) MSBuild
3 34 (49.28%) NuGet
3 34 (49.28%) Ranorex
3 34 (49.28%) NUnit
3 34 (49.28%) MSTest
General
1 34 (49.28%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Automation Engineer
2 21 (30.43%) Build Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Administrator
5 4 (5.80%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) IT Support
6 3 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (49.28%) HTML
1 34 (49.28%) CSS
2 8 (11.59%) .NET
3 5 (7.25%) COM
3 5 (7.25%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.72%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
2 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows 8
3 40 (57.97%) Windows 7
4 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.70%) UNIX
7 6 (8.70%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.80%) Linux
8 4 (5.80%) AIX
8 4 (5.80%) Android
9 3 (4.35%) Solaris
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.90%) HPUX
11 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.45%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Project Management
1 35 (50.72%) Workflow
1 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
1 35 (50.72%) DevOps
2 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) ITIL
4 5 (7.25%) CRM
4 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.25%) DNA
4 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.80%) Change Control
6 3 (4.35%) B2B
6 3 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.90%) Document Management
7 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.45%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) SQL
1 40 (57.97%) C#
2 35 (50.72%) PowerShell
3 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.25%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) MCSE
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) MCTS
2 5 (7.25%) MCITP
3 2 (2.90%) MBCS
3 2 (2.90%) VCP4
3 2 (2.90%) VCAP
3 2 (2.90%) VCP5
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.90%) CCIE
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 38 (55.07%) Hyper-V
2 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.14%) vSphere
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.35%) XenApp
6 2 (2.90%) Firmware
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (50.72%) SCVMM
2 5 (7.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 33 (47.83%) Oracle
3 20 (28.99%) VMware
4 11 (15.94%) TOWER Software
5 8 (11.59%) HP
6 7 (10.14%) Cisco
6 7 (10.14%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.25%) Citrix
7 5 (7.25%) NetApp
7 5 (7.25%) IBM
8 4 (5.80%) Apple
9 3 (4.35%) EMC
9 3 (4.35%) Brocade
10 2 (2.90%) Novell
10 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.90%) Dell
11 1 (1.45%) Symantec
11 1 (1.45%) Wyse
11 1 (1.45%) Fortinet