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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 103 82 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 16.19% 11.57% 20.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.69% 51.90% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 66 171
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,125 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
216 158 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.96% 22.28% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 210 137 306
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 89 (45.18%) Linux
2 70 (35.53%) SQL
3 60 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (28.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (26.90%) VMware
6 46 (23.35%) C#
7 43 (21.83%) Degree
8 41 (20.81%) Active Directory
9 39 (19.80%) SQL Server
10 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
11 35 (17.77%) Java
12 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (16.24%) C++
14 31 (15.74%) .NET
14 31 (15.74%) SAN
15 29 (14.72%) Firewall
15 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
15 29 (14.72%) Hyper-V
16 28 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (14.21%) ITIL
17 26 (13.20%) Web Services
17 26 (13.20%) Finance
18 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
18 25 (12.69%) Red Hat
19 24 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (11.68%) Multithreading
20 23 (11.68%) CentOS
20 23 (11.68%) OO
21 22 (11.17%) HTML
22 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (10.66%) Apache
2 20 (10.15%) MS Exchange
3 18 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.58%) WebSphere
5 11 (5.58%) JBoss
6 9 (4.57%) Lync
7 8 (4.06%) IIS
8 6 (3.05%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.54%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.52%) Liferay
10 3 (1.52%) CMS
10 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.51%) WordPress
11 1 (0.51%) Moodle
11 1 (0.51%) SAS
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) Office 365
2 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.74%) SAN
2 29 (14.72%) Firewall
3 18 (9.14%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.12%) DHCP
5 14 (7.11%) DNS
6 11 (5.58%) Network Security
7 9 (4.57%) VPN
8 8 (4.06%) SSL
8 8 (4.06%) VLAN
8 8 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (3.55%) WAN
10 5 (2.54%) NAS
11 4 (2.03%) IPsec
12 3 (1.52%) Wireless
12 3 (1.52%) MPLS
12 3 (1.52%) LAN
13 2 (1.02%) Broadband
13 2 (1.02%) OSPF
13 2 (1.02%) BGP
13 2 (1.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.14%) MySQL
2 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.61%) Big Data
3 15 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.57%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.06%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.55%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.05%) Maven
3 5 (2.54%) Subversion
4 4 (2.03%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.52%) JMeter
6 2 (1.02%) Ant
6 2 (1.02%) Selenium
6 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.51%) Moq
7 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (13.20%) Finance
2 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.03%) Law
4 1 (0.51%) Games
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (34.01%) Developer
2 34 (17.26%) Support Engineer
3 29 (14.72%) Analyst
4 24 (12.18%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.12%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.11%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.57%) Hardware Support Engineer
9 9 (4.57%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.57%) Hardware Engineer
10 8 (4.06%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Administrator
10 8 (4.06%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.55%) C++ Developer
11 7 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) IT Support
12 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.74%) .NET
2 26 (13.20%) Web Services
3 22 (11.17%) HTML
4 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET
5 19 (9.64%) CSS
5 19 (9.64%) Ajax
6 16 (8.12%) .NET Framework
7 15 (7.61%) jQuery
8 10 (5.08%) WCF
9 9 (4.57%) WPF
9 9 (4.57%) STL
9 9 (4.57%) Flash
9 9 (4.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (4.06%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (4.06%) J2EE
10 8 (4.06%) LINQ
11 6 (3.05%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (2.54%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (2.54%) Django
12 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.11%) VHDL
2 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.08%) Clustering
4 9 (4.57%) CMDB
4 9 (4.57%) Replication
5 8 (4.06%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.55%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.55%) Open Source
7 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.03%) User Experience
8 4 (2.03%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.52%) Life Science
10 2 (1.02%) Animation
10 2 (1.02%) iPhone
10 2 (1.02%) iSeries
10 2 (1.02%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 89 (45.18%) Linux
2 60 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (28.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (11.68%) CentOS
6 18 (9.14%) Debian
7 16 (8.12%) Ubuntu
7 16 (8.12%) SUSE
8 13 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (5.58%) UNIX
10 7 (3.55%) AIX
10 7 (3.55%) Windows 7
11 6 (3.05%) HPUX
12 5 (2.54%) Windows XP
12 5 (2.54%) zOS
12 5 (2.54%) Windows Phone
13 4 (2.03%) MVS
14 3 (1.52%) Solaris
14 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
2 28 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.21%) ITIL
3 23 (11.68%) OO
3 23 (11.68%) Multithreading
4 18 (9.14%) Scrum
5 16 (8.12%) Information Security
5 16 (8.12%) Mentoring
6 14 (7.11%) Coaching
7 13 (6.60%) System Testing
8 12 (6.09%) Test Scripting
8 12 (6.09%) Digital Signal Processing
8 12 (6.09%) Signal Processing
8 12 (6.09%) Software Testing
8 12 (6.09%) Business Development
8 12 (6.09%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.08%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.57%) MVC
11 8 (4.06%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.53%) SQL
2 46 (23.35%) C#
3 35 (17.77%) Java
4 32 (16.24%) C++
5 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
6 21 (10.66%) MATLAB
7 17 (8.63%) C
8 14 (7.11%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.60%) Python
10 12 (6.09%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.05%) VC++
11 6 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.05%) Ruby
12 5 (2.54%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.03%) PHP
14 3 (1.52%) Perl
14 3 (1.52%) VBScript
14 3 (1.52%) VB
14 3 (1.52%) Jython
15 2 (1.02%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 43 (21.83%) Degree
2 19 (9.64%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.60%) PhD
4 12 (6.09%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.57%) MCSE
7 6 (3.05%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.03%) CCNA
8 4 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.52%) ISEB
9 3 (1.52%) MCSA
9 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.52%) MCITP
10 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.02%) NCDA
10 2 (1.02%) MCP
10 2 (1.02%) HND
10 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 41 (20.81%) Active Directory
2 29 (14.72%) Hyper-V
3 24 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (9.14%) vSphere
5 5 (2.54%) XenApp
6 4 (2.03%) vCloud
7 1 (0.51%) XenServer
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.51%) Firmware
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (9.64%) SCCM
2 16 (8.12%) SCOM
2 16 (8.12%) Red Hat Satellite
3 10 (5.08%) SCVMM
4 7 (3.55%) Nagios
5 5 (2.54%) OpenAM
6 3 (1.52%) WSUS
7 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (26.90%) VMware
2 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.69%) Red Hat
4 20 (10.15%) Oracle
5 15 (7.61%) Cisco
6 12 (6.09%) HP
7 11 (5.58%) Citrix
8 9 (4.57%) Symantec
8 9 (4.57%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.06%) Veeam
9 8 (4.06%) Dell
10 7 (3.55%) CommVault
11 5 (2.54%) Adobe
12 4 (2.03%) Juniper
13 3 (1.52%) CA
13 3 (1.52%) BT
13 3 (1.52%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.02%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.02%) NetApp
14 2 (1.02%) Mitel
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