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 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 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 168 93 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 26.05% 14.22% 13.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.14% 53.45% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 87 91
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
254 174 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.38% 26.61% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 225 163 185
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 133 (39.35%) VMware
2 121 (35.80%) Active Directory
3 120 (35.50%) SQL Server
4 115 (34.02%) SQL
5 101 (29.88%) Microsoft
6 76 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 71 (21.01%) Windows 7
8 63 (18.64%) C#
9 62 (18.34%) Linux
10 61 (18.05%) Firewall
11 60 (17.75%) SAN
12 58 (17.16%) MS Excel
12 58 (17.16%) Hyper-V
13 57 (16.86%) MS Exchange
14 54 (15.98%) .NET
14 54 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 51 (15.09%) Java
16 46 (13.61%) ITIL
16 46 (13.61%) Windows XP
17 45 (13.31%) Finance
17 45 (13.31%) Office 365
18 44 (13.02%) Cisco
19 43 (12.72%) SCCM
20 39 (11.54%) DNS
20 39 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
20 39 (11.54%) SharePoint
21 35 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
21 35 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
22 34 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2010
22 34 (10.06%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 57 (16.86%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 34 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.07%) IIS
8 5 (1.48%) Apache
8 5 (1.48%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.18%) JBoss
10 3 (0.89%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.89%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.30%) CMS
12 1 (0.30%) Lync
Applications
1 58 (17.16%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.10%) MS Office
3 6 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) assyst
1 5 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.31%) Office 365
2 8 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.07%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.05%) Firewall
2 60 (17.75%) SAN
3 39 (11.54%) DNS
4 34 (10.06%) DHCP
5 33 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 30 (8.88%) WAN
6 30 (8.88%) LAN
7 23 (6.80%) VPN
7 23 (6.80%) Internet
8 14 (4.14%) Intranet
9 10 (2.96%) NFC
9 10 (2.96%) Bluetooth
10 9 (2.66%) SMTP
10 9 (2.66%) WebEx
11 8 (2.37%) VLAN
12 7 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.07%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.78%) Wireless
14 5 (1.48%) NAS
14 5 (1.48%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (35.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.03%) MySQL
4 16 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.37%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.37%) Big Data
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.78%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.89%) OpenStack Swift
11 3 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.89%) SQLite
12 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) JIRA
2 7 (2.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.48%) Maven
4 4 (1.18%) Selenium
5 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.89%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.59%) YourKit
6 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.30%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.30%) Subversion
7 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (13.31%) Finance
2 17 (5.03%) Electronics
3 15 (4.44%) Law
4 9 (2.66%) Retail
5 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.59%) Automotive
6 2 (0.59%) Military
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (27.51%) Developer
2 67 (19.82%) Analyst
3 45 (13.31%) Support Analyst
4 34 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 34 (10.06%) Applications Support
5 30 (8.88%) C# Developer
6 28 (8.28%) Software Developer
7 26 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 25 (7.40%) Software Engineer
9 24 (7.10%) IT Support
10 23 (6.80%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (5.92%) Consultant
12 19 (5.62%) Desktop Support
12 19 (5.62%) Java Developer
12 19 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
12 19 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
13 18 (5.33%) Desktop Engineer
14 17 (5.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.98%) .NET
2 27 (7.99%) WPF
3 21 (6.21%) WinForms
4 17 (5.03%) ASP.NET
5 16 (4.73%) HTML
6 15 (4.44%) Web Services
7 14 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (3.55%) jQuery
9 10 (2.96%) CSS
10 7 (2.07%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.78%) JSON
11 6 (1.78%) REST
11 6 (1.78%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (1.48%) HTML5
12 5 (1.48%) STL
12 5 (1.48%) MFC
13 4 (1.18%) Ajax
13 4 (1.18%) WCF
13 4 (1.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (1.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.10%) Smartcard
2 15 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 15 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.96%) Clustering
5 9 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.07%) Replication
7 6 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.89%) iPhone
10 3 (0.89%) iPad
11 2 (0.59%) Physics
11 2 (0.59%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.30%) PKI
12 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.30%) PDA
12 1 (0.30%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.01%) Windows 7
2 62 (18.34%) Linux
3 54 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (13.61%) Windows XP
5 39 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (9.17%) Android
8 30 (8.88%) Apple iOS
9 25 (7.40%) Windows 8
10 16 (4.73%) UNIX
11 15 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.48%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.30%) SUSE
14 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (13.61%) ITIL
2 35 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (8.58%) Software Engineering
4 28 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (6.51%) OO
6 20 (5.92%) MVC
7 18 (5.33%) ITSM
8 16 (4.73%) Workflow
9 15 (4.44%) Load Balancing
10 13 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (3.85%) Document Management
10 13 (3.85%) Service Management
11 12 (3.55%) Business Continuity
12 11 (3.25%) Information Architecture
13 10 (2.96%) Computer Security
13 10 (2.96%) TDD
13 10 (2.96%) Workflow Management
14 9 (2.66%) Migration
14 9 (2.66%) Android Development
15 8 (2.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 115 (34.02%) SQL
2 63 (18.64%) C#
3 51 (15.09%) Java
4 25 (7.40%) C++
5 15 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.96%) Ruby
7 9 (2.66%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.37%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.37%) Python
8 8 (2.37%) C
9 7 (2.07%) VB
9 7 (2.07%) VB6
10 6 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.18%) PHP
12 3 (0.89%) Perl
13 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.59%) VBScript
13 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (8.88%) Degree
2 26 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.51%) MCSE
4 14 (4.14%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.96%) CCNA
7 8 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.48%) MCSA
9 5 (1.48%) CCNP
10 4 (1.18%) MCP
10 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.89%) VCP4
11 3 (0.89%) VCP5
11 3 (0.89%) ISEB
11 3 (0.89%) MCTS
11 3 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.59%) MCITP
12 2 (0.59%) HNC
13 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.62%) SLA
2 8 (2.37%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.59%) HL7
4 2 (0.59%) DICOM
System Software
1 121 (35.80%) Active Directory
2 76 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (17.16%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.73%) vSphere
5 8 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.07%) vCloud
6 7 (2.07%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (2.07%) UAG
6 7 (2.07%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.78%) KVM
8 3 (0.89%) XenServer
9 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.30%) Snort
10 1 (0.30%) XenApp
10 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (12.72%) SCCM
2 11 (3.25%) Hyperic
3 9 (2.66%) SCOM
4 8 (2.37%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.48%) DameWare
6 4 (1.18%) WSUS
6 4 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.18%) Nagios
7 3 (0.89%) Opsview
8 2 (0.59%) WMI
8 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 133 (39.35%) VMware
2 101 (29.88%) Microsoft
3 44 (13.02%) Cisco
4 33 (9.76%) HP
5 28 (8.28%) Citrix
6 20 (5.92%) Oracle
7 14 (4.14%) Dell
7 14 (4.14%) SolarWinds
8 13 (3.85%) FrontRange
9 11 (3.25%) IBM
9 11 (3.25%) Symantec
10 10 (2.96%) Juniper
11 8 (2.37%) Altiris
11 8 (2.37%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.07%) F5
12 7 (2.07%) NetApp
13 6 (1.78%) Adobe
14 5 (1.48%) Remedy
14 5 (1.48%) LANDesk
15 4 (1.18%) 3PAR
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