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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 28 1
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 11.59% 2.96% 34.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 8.89% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 21
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Hounslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 18.84% 33.33% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 27
Average salary £34,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Windows
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Hounslow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Wyse
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Release Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Release Management
1 2 (18.18%) People Management
2 1 (9.09%) Server Building
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
1 2 (18.18%) VB
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Wyse
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Intel
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco