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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 31 1
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 21.59% 4.14% 30.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.37% 13.95% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 16
Average salary £54,750 £25,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+119.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
27 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 30.68% 29.66% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 25
Average salary £52,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £21,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) SAN
3 15 (60.00%) Project Management
4 14 (56.00%) High Availability
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (48.00%) ITIL
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (40.00%) RHCT
7 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 10 (40.00%) Problem Management
7 10 (40.00%) Private Cloud
7 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
7 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (40.00%) IBM
7 10 (40.00%) HP
8 7 (28.00%) Dell
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (16.00%) MCP
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (16.00%) LAN
11 4 (16.00%) Mercator
11 4 (16.00%) vSphere

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Ant
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Private Cloud
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) High Availability
3 12 (48.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 10 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) People Management
6 1 (4.00%) Server Building
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (40.00%) RHCT
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.00%) MCP
5 3 (12.00%) MCSE
5 3 (12.00%) MCITP
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (4.00%) CCA
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) HP
3 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Mercator
6 3 (12.00%) Brocade
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago