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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 8.43% 26.04% 39.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 71.43% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 22
Average salary £38,500 £39,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.14% +8.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
20 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 24.10% 36.46% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 27
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £56,000
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 26 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 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) RHCE
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) WinForms
6 3 (21.43%) Spread Betting
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) WinForms
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Spread Betting
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Database Security
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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