The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hayes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hayes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 18.42% 18.18% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 36.84% 36.36% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
London

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

Windows
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

Windows Salary Trend in Hayes

Windows
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) PC Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco