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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 4.29% 35.19% 34.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 73.08% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 14
Average salary £36,250 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.20% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £25,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
Windows
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 15.71% 48.15% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 18
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Windows
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Harrow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Perl
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) RHCE
4 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 6 (35.29%) Puppet
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) Games
6 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) MFC
2 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
5 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Document Management
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
1 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) RHCE
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
2 2 (11.76%) CRISC
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) BS7799
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Cobbler
2 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
4 2 (11.76%) McAfee
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
4 2 (11.76%) TippingPoint
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago