The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 32.05% 38.82% 31.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.13% 82.50% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 35
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,058 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 41.03% 47.06% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 35
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Windows
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Windows Salary Trend in Epsom

Windows
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Epsom

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
4 19 (43.18%) VMware
5 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (40.91%) Firewall
6 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
6 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (31.82%) Citrix
8 13 (29.55%) MS Office
9 12 (27.27%) MCSE
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (25.00%) ITIL
10 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 11 (25.00%) LAN
10 11 (25.00%) WAN
10 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 10 (22.73%) Office 365
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
13 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 8 (18.18%) Cisco
13 8 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (18.18%) Apple
13 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 8 (18.18%) SCCM
13 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.09%) Lync
4 4 (9.09%) GroupWise
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (29.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) LAN
2 11 (25.00%) WAN
3 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (6.82%) VoIP
6 2 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet
7 1 (2.27%) SSH
7 1 (2.27%) FTP
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Field Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) IT Support
4 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Technician
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.27%) UNIX
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.09%) CRM
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Time Management
3 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.82%) Service Management
4 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) CAD
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow Management
6 1 (2.27%) TDD
6 1 (2.27%) People Management
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) MVC
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) OOP
6 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) MCSE
3 8 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (13.64%) MCITP
5 4 (9.09%) MCSA
5 4 (9.09%) CCA
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) Terminal Services
4 4 (9.09%) XenApp
4 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.55%) Xen
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 14 (31.82%) Citrix
4 8 (18.18%) Apple
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) LANDesk
5 4 (9.09%) Novell
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat