The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 92 66 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.05% 12.45% 21.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.83% 54.10% 61.17%
Number of salaries quoted 82 60 122
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 122 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.63% 23.02% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 156 115 199
Average salary £42,500 £38,475 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -0.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 79 (40.51%) Linux
2 74 (37.95%) SQL
3 56 (28.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (28.21%) VMware
5 52 (26.67%) C#
6 50 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (23.59%) Microsoft
8 45 (23.08%) .NET
9 42 (21.54%) SQL Server
10 40 (20.51%) Active Directory
11 39 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 37 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (17.44%) Java
14 32 (16.41%) Degree
15 31 (15.90%) C++
16 30 (15.38%) SAN
17 28 (14.36%) Finance
17 28 (14.36%) MS Exchange
17 28 (14.36%) TCP/IP
17 28 (14.36%) OO
18 26 (13.33%) UNIX
18 26 (13.33%) JavaScript
18 26 (13.33%) Software Engineering
18 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
18 26 (13.33%) vSphere
19 25 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (12.82%) Citrix
20 24 (12.31%) HP
20 24 (12.31%) DHCP
20 24 (12.31%) VB.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 28 (14.36%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (10.26%) Apache
5 10 (5.13%) SAS
5 10 (5.13%) IIS
6 7 (3.59%) JBoss
6 7 (3.59%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.05%) Lync
8 4 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.05%) WorkSite
8 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.54%) CMS
9 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.54%) Liferay
10 2 (1.03%) Node.js
10 2 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) Office 365
2 4 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.38%) SAN
2 28 (14.36%) TCP/IP
3 24 (12.31%) DHCP
4 22 (11.28%) DNS
5 15 (7.69%) Firewall
6 12 (6.15%) VPN
7 10 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 10 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (4.62%) SSL
9 8 (4.10%) VLAN
10 7 (3.59%) Network Security
10 7 (3.59%) WAN
11 5 (2.56%) LAN
11 5 (2.56%) Internet
11 5 (2.56%) MPLS
12 4 (2.05%) HTTP
12 4 (2.05%) IPsec
12 4 (2.05%) NAS
13 3 (1.54%) Wireless
14 2 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.56%) Big Data
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.54%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.54%) SQLite
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.54%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.03%) MySQL
9 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.64%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.10%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (4.10%) Moq
3 7 (3.59%) MSTest
4 5 (2.56%) JMeter
4 5 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (2.56%) NUnit
4 5 (2.56%) Subversion
5 3 (1.54%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.54%) Ant
6 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.03%) Maven
6 2 (1.03%) JIRA
6 2 (1.03%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.03%) Selenium
6 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.51%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (14.36%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) Law
3 3 (1.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (38.97%) Developer
2 30 (15.38%) Analyst
3 22 (11.28%) Software Developer
3 22 (11.28%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.21%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.18%) C++ Developer
7 11 (5.64%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.64%) Storage Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.62%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.10%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.10%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (3.59%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.08%) .NET
2 39 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (11.79%) HTML
3 23 (11.79%) Web Services
4 21 (10.77%) .NET Framework
5 19 (9.74%) CSS
5 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (8.72%) Ajax
7 16 (8.21%) STL
8 14 (7.18%) WCF
8 14 (7.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (6.15%) WinForms
10 9 (4.62%) WPF
10 9 (4.62%) LINQ
10 9 (4.62%) jQuery
11 8 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (3.59%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (3.59%) NHibernate
12 7 (3.59%) Flash
13 6 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.13%) Clustering
2 10 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.10%) VHDL
4 7 (3.59%) Open Source
4 7 (3.59%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.08%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.56%) User Experience
7 4 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.05%) Life Science
7 4 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.03%) PKI
9 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.03%) Equities
10 1 (0.51%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 79 (40.51%) Linux
2 56 (28.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (13.33%) UNIX
6 21 (10.77%) CentOS
7 16 (8.21%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.69%) SUSE
8 15 (7.69%) Debian
8 15 (7.69%) Ubuntu
9 9 (4.62%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.56%) zOS
11 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.56%) Android
12 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.05%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.54%) Solaris
14 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.36%) OO
2 26 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 25 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (10.77%) Scrum
5 20 (10.26%) MVC
5 20 (10.26%) Multithreading
6 17 (8.72%) ITIL
7 15 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.15%) Change Management
9 11 (5.64%) Information Security
9 11 (5.64%) TDD
10 10 (5.13%) Low Latency
10 10 (5.13%) Coaching
10 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 9 (4.62%) Software Testing
11 9 (4.62%) Business Development
12 8 (4.10%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.10%) Digital Signal Processing
12 8 (4.10%) Signal Processing
12 8 (4.10%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.95%) SQL
2 52 (26.67%) C#
3 34 (17.44%) Java
4 31 (15.90%) C++
5 26 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 24 (12.31%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.69%) Python
7 15 (7.69%) VB
8 12 (6.15%) C
9 11 (5.64%) MATLAB
9 11 (5.64%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.59%) VC++
11 7 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.08%) Ruby
13 5 (2.56%) VB6
13 5 (2.56%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.05%) Perl
15 3 (1.54%) Delphi
15 3 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (16.41%) Degree
2 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.72%) Security Cleared
4 15 (7.69%) MCSE
5 14 (7.18%) CCNA
5 14 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.15%) MCSA
7 11 (5.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (5.13%) CCA
8 10 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (5.13%) NCDA
9 9 (4.62%) SC Cleared
10 8 (4.10%) PhD
11 3 (1.54%) MCP
11 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.54%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (1.03%) MCITP
12 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 40 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.33%) vSphere
3 21 (10.77%) Hyper-V
4 20 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.08%) vCloud
6 4 (2.05%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (11.79%) SCCM
2 18 (9.23%) SCOM
3 15 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 11 (5.64%) SCVMM
5 10 (5.13%) Backup Exec
6 8 (4.10%) Nagios
7 5 (2.56%) OpenAM
8 3 (1.54%) WSUS
9 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (28.21%) VMware
2 46 (23.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.82%) Citrix
4 24 (12.31%) HP
5 19 (9.74%) Cisco
6 18 (9.23%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.67%) Oracle
8 12 (6.15%) EMC
8 12 (6.15%) NetApp
9 10 (5.13%) CommVault
9 10 (5.13%) Symantec
10 9 (4.62%) Dell
11 7 (3.59%) Adobe
12 4 (2.05%) BT
12 4 (2.05%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.54%) ArcSight
13 3 (1.54%) Sybase
13 3 (1.54%) Juniper
13 3 (1.54%) CA
14 2 (1.03%) Avaya
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