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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 154 86 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.77% 11.42% 14.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.60% 48.04% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 142 82 94
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,650 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £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
250 179 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.58% 23.77% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 221 171 189
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 4 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 124 (36.47%) VMware
2 118 (34.71%) Active Directory
3 113 (33.24%) Microsoft
4 107 (31.47%) SQL
4 107 (31.47%) SQL Server
5 79 (23.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (22.65%) Windows 7
7 61 (17.94%) Linux
7 61 (17.94%) MS Excel
8 55 (16.18%) Firewall
9 54 (15.88%) .NET
10 52 (15.29%) C#
10 52 (15.29%) SAN
10 52 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (14.12%) Hyper-V
11 48 (14.12%) MS Exchange
12 47 (13.82%) ITIL
13 46 (13.53%) Windows XP
13 46 (13.53%) Cisco
14 43 (12.65%) Java
15 42 (12.35%) Office 365
16 41 (12.06%) DNS
17 36 (10.59%) DHCP
17 36 (10.59%) SharePoint
18 35 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 35 (10.29%) SCCM
19 34 (10.00%) Apple iOS
20 33 (9.71%) TCP/IP
21 32 (9.41%) HP
21 32 (9.41%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 48 (14.12%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.59%) SharePoint
3 26 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.35%) IIS
7 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.47%) WorkSite
8 4 (1.18%) Apache
8 4 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.88%) JBoss
9 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.59%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) Lync
11 1 (0.29%) Node.js
11 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 61 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.47%) MS Office
3 6 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) assyst
1 7 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.35%) Office 365
2 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.76%) GitHub
4 2 (0.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 55 (16.18%) Firewall
2 52 (15.29%) SAN
3 41 (12.06%) DNS
4 36 (10.59%) DHCP
5 33 (9.71%) TCP/IP
6 29 (8.53%) Internet
7 26 (7.65%) LAN
8 25 (7.35%) WAN
9 23 (6.76%) VPN
10 17 (5.00%) Intranet
11 12 (3.53%) NFC
11 12 (3.53%) Bluetooth
12 9 (2.65%) SMTP
13 7 (2.06%) BIG-IP
13 7 (2.06%) VLAN
13 7 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.76%) Network Security
14 6 (1.76%) RFID
14 6 (1.76%) LDAP
15 5 (1.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (31.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.24%) MySQL
6 8 (2.35%) Big Data
7 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.76%) SQLite
9 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.29%) OpenStack Swift
13 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.18%) NUnit
1 4 (1.18%) Maven
1 4 (1.18%) JIRA
1 4 (1.18%) Selenium
1 4 (1.18%) MSTest
1 4 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (1.18%) Moq
2 3 (0.88%) SoapUI
2 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.29%) Subversion
4 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.29%) YourKit
General
1 31 (9.12%) Finance
2 22 (6.47%) Electronics
3 21 (6.18%) Law
4 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.59%) Automotive
5 2 (0.59%) Legal
5 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.59%) Military
5 2 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (23.82%) Developer
2 74 (21.76%) Analyst
3 53 (15.59%) Support Analyst
4 38 (11.18%) Applications Support
5 33 (9.71%) Support Engineer
6 28 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 27 (7.94%) IT Support
8 25 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 24 (7.06%) C# Developer
10 23 (6.76%) .NET Developer
11 22 (6.47%) Applications Support Analyst
12 21 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (6.18%) 1st Line Support
13 20 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (5.88%) Administrator
14 18 (5.29%) C++ Developer
14 18 (5.29%) Java Developer
14 18 (5.29%) Desktop Support
14 18 (5.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.88%) .NET
2 22 (6.47%) WPF
3 16 (4.71%) WinForms
4 15 (4.41%) Web Services
5 14 (4.12%) HTML
5 14 (4.12%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (2.94%) REST
7 10 (2.94%) WCF
7 10 (2.94%) CSS
8 9 (2.65%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.65%) JSON
8 9 (2.65%) jQuery
9 7 (2.06%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (1.76%) STL
10 6 (1.76%) MFC
11 5 (1.47%) iOS SDK
11 5 (1.47%) Android SDK
12 4 (1.18%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (1.18%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.18%) Smartcard
2 15 (4.41%) Blackberry
2 15 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.82%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.06%) Clustering
8 6 (1.76%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.47%) Replication
10 3 (0.88%) iPhone
11 2 (0.59%) iPad
11 2 (0.59%) Equities
11 2 (0.59%) Statistics
11 2 (0.59%) Physics
11 2 (0.59%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.65%) Windows 7
2 61 (17.94%) Linux
3 52 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (13.53%) Windows XP
5 35 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 32 (9.41%) Android
8 26 (7.65%) Windows 8
9 24 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (4.71%) UNIX
11 10 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (1.76%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.29%) SUSE
14 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.82%) ITIL
2 28 (8.24%) Software Engineering
3 26 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (7.35%) ITSM
5 24 (7.06%) OO
6 20 (5.88%) Service Management
6 20 (5.88%) Workflow
7 19 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (4.41%) MVC
9 14 (4.12%) Document Management
9 14 (4.12%) Workflow Management
9 14 (4.12%) Android Development
10 13 (3.82%) Load Balancing
11 12 (3.53%) Computer Security
12 11 (3.24%) Information Architecture
13 10 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (2.94%) Business Continuity
13 10 (2.94%) Change Management
14 9 (2.65%) TDD
14 9 (2.65%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (31.47%) SQL
2 52 (15.29%) C#
3 43 (12.65%) Java
4 29 (8.53%) C++
5 13 (3.82%) VB
6 12 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.94%) Ruby
7 10 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.65%) Python
9 8 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.35%) C
10 7 (2.06%) PHP
10 7 (2.06%) VB6
11 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.59%) VBScript
12 2 (0.59%) Perl
12 2 (0.59%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (9.12%) Degree
2 24 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.59%) MCSE
4 12 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (2.35%) CCNA
7 7 (2.06%) MCSA
7 7 (2.06%) CCNP
7 7 (2.06%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.18%) MCP
9 3 (0.88%) HNC
9 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.88%) MCTS
10 2 (0.59%) MCITP
10 2 (0.59%) CCA
10 2 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.00%) SLA
2 6 (1.76%) QA
3 3 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.59%) HL7
4 2 (0.59%) DICOM
System Software
1 118 (34.71%) Active Directory
2 79 (23.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.29%) vSphere
5 10 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.06%) vCloud
7 6 (1.76%) KVM
7 6 (1.76%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (1.76%) UAG
7 6 (1.76%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.88%) XenServer
9 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (10.29%) SCCM
2 11 (3.24%) Hyperic
3 9 (2.65%) SCOM
4 8 (2.35%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.47%) Nagios
5 5 (1.47%) DameWare
6 4 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.18%) WSUS
7 3 (0.88%) Opsview
7 3 (0.88%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.59%) WMI
8 2 (0.59%) Iperf
9 1 (0.29%) vMotion
9 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 124 (36.47%) VMware
2 113 (33.24%) Microsoft
3 46 (13.53%) Cisco
4 32 (9.41%) HP
5 28 (8.24%) Citrix
6 20 (5.88%) Oracle
7 17 (5.00%) FrontRange
8 15 (4.41%) Dell
9 14 (4.12%) SolarWinds
10 11 (3.24%) Symantec
11 10 (2.94%) Juniper
11 10 (2.94%) IBM
12 8 (2.35%) Altiris
13 7 (2.06%) LANDesk
13 7 (2.06%) F5
13 7 (2.06%) ServiceNow
13 7 (2.06%) NetApp
13 7 (2.06%) Remedy
14 6 (1.76%) Adobe
15 5 (1.47%) NETGEAR
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