The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 46 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 21.40% 10.98% 29.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.70% 61.36% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 45
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 30.70% 17.89% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 64
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 31 (35.23%) .NET
4 27 (30.68%) C#
5 26 (29.55%) Linux
6 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
6 25 (28.41%) MVC
7 24 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 23 (26.14%) Android
9 21 (23.86%) WCF
9 21 (23.86%) Firewall
9 21 (23.86%) Java
10 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
10 20 (22.73%) DNS
10 20 (22.73%) WPF
10 20 (22.73%) Computer Science
10 20 (22.73%) Degree
10 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
12 18 (20.45%) Android Development
12 18 (20.45%) iOS Development
13 17 (19.32%) Citrix
13 17 (19.32%) Finance
13 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
13 17 (19.32%) OO
14 16 (18.18%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 15 (17.05%) IIS
1 15 (17.05%) NServiceBus
2 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) JBoss
5 3 (3.41%) Lync
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.50%) MS Office
3 5 (5.68%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) PaaS
4 2 (2.27%) GitHub
5 1 (1.14%) SaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Silverpop
5 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) Firewall
2 20 (22.73%) DNS
3 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
4 13 (14.77%) LAN
4 13 (14.77%) WAN
5 12 (13.64%) DHCP
6 10 (11.36%) SAN
7 7 (7.95%) SMTP
8 6 (6.82%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.82%) IP Telephony
8 6 (6.82%) IPv4
9 4 (4.55%) Network Security
10 3 (3.41%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.27%) Internet
11 2 (2.27%) VPN
12 1 (1.14%) LDAP
12 1 (1.14%) FTP
12 1 (1.14%) Wireless
12 1 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) NUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.41%) MSI
4 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.41%) Hudson
5 2 (2.27%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Automotive
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) Software Developer
3 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Junior
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Finance Systems Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Systems Manager
6 5 (5.68%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.55%) WPF Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) .NET
2 21 (23.86%) WCF
3 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.73%) WPF
4 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (17.05%) NHibernate
6 7 (7.95%) Middleware
7 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.68%) HTML
8 5 (5.68%) Web Services
8 5 (5.68%) RESTful
9 3 (3.41%) CSS
9 3 (3.41%) jQuery
10 2 (2.27%) Ajax
10 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 2 (2.27%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.27%) XHTML
10 2 (2.27%) Flash
10 2 (2.27%) Classic ASP
10 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.27%) Statistics
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.27%) Physics
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.14%) iPhone
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Linux
2 24 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 23 (26.14%) Android
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.68%) Mac OS
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.41%) UNIX
7 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.14%) Solaris
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) MVC
2 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Android Development
3 18 (20.45%) iOS Development
4 17 (19.32%) OO
5 16 (18.18%) ITIL
6 15 (17.05%) OOP
6 15 (17.05%) MVVM
7 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.09%) Workflow
7 8 (9.09%) Service Management
8 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Analytics
9 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.68%) Procure-to-pay
10 5 (5.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 27 (30.68%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) Java
4 11 (12.50%) C
4 11 (12.50%) C++
5 8 (9.09%) Python
6 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.68%) VBA
7 5 (5.68%) PHP
8 3 (3.41%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) VB6
9 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VB
9 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.82%) CCNA
4 5 (5.68%) MCITP
5 4 (4.55%) CCNP
5 4 (4.55%) MCSE
6 3 (3.41%) MCP
6 3 (3.41%) MCSA
6 3 (3.41%) PhD
6 3 (3.41%) HP AIS
6 3 (3.41%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.41%) VCP5
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) Xsan
4 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) Citrix
3 14 (15.91%) Cisco
4 11 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 10 (11.36%) VMware
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle
7 5 (5.68%) HP
8 4 (4.55%) F5
8 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.27%) Telerik
9 2 (2.27%) EMC
9 2 (2.27%) NetApp
9 2 (2.27%) McAfee
10 1 (1.14%) IBM
10 1 (1.14%) Sophos
10 1 (1.14%) Symantec
10 1 (1.14%) Remedy
10 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.14%) Apple
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