The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 1 3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 33.33% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 83.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +7.14%
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 3.45% 40.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £36,500 £65,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.84% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Windows
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Windows Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle