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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 17.20% 14.04% 20.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 57.14% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £52,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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
24 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 25.81% 24.56% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £48,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £54,750
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
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Harrow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) UNIX
3 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
4 16 (34.04%) Management Information System
5 15 (31.91%) MySQL
6 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
7 13 (27.66%) ITIL
8 11 (23.40%) Service Delivery
8 11 (23.40%) MS Office
9 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 10 (21.28%) Cisco
9 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.28%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) Project Management
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) PHP
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle
11 8 (17.02%) Symantec
11 8 (17.02%) RHCE
11 8 (17.02%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
12 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
12 7 (14.89%) Puppet
12 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
12 7 (14.89%) Statistics
12 7 (14.89%) Marketing
12 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
12 7 (14.89%) Direct Marketing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.89%) SAS
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (23.40%) MS Office
3 7 (14.89%) SPSS
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) WAN
2 6 (12.77%) LDAP
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
3 5 (10.64%) Wireless
4 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 4 (8.51%) DHCP
4 4 (8.51%) SSL
5 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) HTTP
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) OSPF
6 1 (2.13%) BGP
6 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) IPsec
6 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) MySQL
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.89%) Games
1 7 (14.89%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
1 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 5 (10.64%) XML
3 5 (10.64%) XML Schema
4 3 (6.38%) MFC
4 3 (6.38%) STL
4 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) LINQ
5 1 (2.13%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) LAMP
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.89%) Statistics
2 7 (14.89%) Data Extraction
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.51%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) UNIX
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Service Delivery
3 10 (21.28%) Project Management
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Data Management
4 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.89%) Direct Marketing
4 7 (14.89%) Market Research
5 6 (12.77%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.77%) Build Automation
5 6 (12.77%) Software Distribution
6 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.64%) Validation
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.51%) Information Security
7 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.51%) SIEM
7 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) PHP
3 7 (14.89%) Perl
3 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.77%) C++
4 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.64%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) RHCE
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (8.51%) CISSP
4 4 (8.51%) CRISC
4 4 (8.51%) CISA
4 4 (8.51%) CISM
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) BS7799
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.51%) XenApp
3 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (14.89%) Puppet
3 5 (10.64%) Cobbler
4 4 (8.51%) FortiGate
4 4 (8.51%) WSUS
4 4 (8.51%) SCCM
5 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Cisco
2 10 (21.28%) HP
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Symantec
4 6 (12.77%) Veritas
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.64%) Tripwire
5 5 (10.64%) Dell
5 5 (10.64%) EMC
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 4 (8.51%) Apple
6 4 (8.51%) McAfee
6 4 (8.51%) Websense
6 4 (8.51%) TippingPoint
6 4 (8.51%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) Nimsoft
7 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
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