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 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 12 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 19.58% 13.74% 26.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.15% 63.04% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 42
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,250
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 46 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 27.51% 21.80% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 57
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 3 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 43 (50.00%) SQL
2 33 (38.37%) .NET
3 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 29 (33.72%) C#
5 26 (30.23%) Linux
6 24 (27.91%) Apple iOS
7 23 (26.74%) MVC
7 23 (26.74%) Android
8 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (24.42%) Degree
8 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
8 21 (24.42%) WCF
8 21 (24.42%) WPF
8 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
8 21 (24.42%) Java
8 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
9 20 (23.26%) MS Excel
9 20 (23.26%) DNS
10 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
11 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (20.93%) Android Development
11 18 (20.93%) iOS Development
12 17 (19.77%) Citrix
12 17 (19.77%) Firewall
12 17 (19.77%) Finance
13 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
13 16 (18.60%) ITIL
14 14 (16.28%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 14 (16.28%) IIS
2 12 (13.95%) NServiceBus
2 12 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.49%) JBoss
6 3 (3.49%) Lync
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.16%) CMS
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.79%) MS Office
3 6 (6.98%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Office 365
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) PaaS
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) SaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Silverpop
5 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) DNS
2 17 (19.77%) Firewall
3 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.95%) DHCP
5 10 (11.63%) SAN
6 9 (10.47%) LAN
6 9 (10.47%) WAN
7 7 (8.14%) IP Telephony
8 6 (6.98%) IPv4
8 6 (6.98%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.65%) Network Security
10 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.49%) SMTP
10 3 (3.49%) Internet
10 3 (3.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.33%) VPN
12 1 (1.16%) NAS
12 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.16%) FTP
12 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.16%) MS Access
8 1 (1.16%) MySQL
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) NUnit
2 6 (6.98%) MSI
3 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.49%) Hudson
4 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.16%) MSTest
6 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.16%) Moq
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Automotive
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Software Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Web Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Junior
4 7 (8.14%) Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) WPF Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Finance Systems Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Systems Manager
6 5 (5.81%) UI Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) .NET
2 21 (24.42%) WCF
2 21 (24.42%) WPF
2 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
3 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (13.95%) NHibernate
5 9 (10.47%) HTML
6 7 (8.14%) Middleware
7 6 (6.98%) Web Services
7 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.81%) RESTful
8 5 (5.81%) CSS
9 4 (4.65%) jQuery
10 3 (3.49%) Ajax
10 3 (3.49%) HTML5
10 3 (3.49%) XML
11 2 (2.33%) CSS3
11 2 (2.33%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.33%) COM+
11 2 (2.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.33%) Physics
4 2 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.16%) Social Network
5 1 (1.16%) PDA
5 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.16%) iPhone
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Linux
2 24 (27.91%) Apple iOS
3 23 (26.74%) Android
4 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.81%) Mac OS
6 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.65%) UNIX
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.16%) Solaris
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) MVC
2 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) Android Development
3 18 (20.93%) iOS Development
4 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
4 16 (18.60%) ITIL
5 14 (16.28%) OO
6 13 (15.12%) MVVM
7 12 (13.95%) OOP
8 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.47%) Workflow
9 8 (9.30%) Service Management
10 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.98%) Analytics
11 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.81%) Software Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) SQL
2 29 (33.72%) C#
3 21 (24.42%) Java
4 11 (12.79%) C
4 11 (12.79%) C++
5 8 (9.30%) Python
6 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.81%) VBA
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
8 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.33%) VB
10 2 (2.33%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.33%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.33%) VB6
11 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.98%) CCNA
3 6 (6.98%) MCITP
4 5 (5.81%) MCSE
5 4 (4.65%) CCNP
6 3 (3.49%) HP AIS
6 3 (3.49%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.49%) MCSA
6 3 (3.49%) PhD
6 3 (3.49%) MCP
6 3 (3.49%) VCP5
7 1 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.98%) Xsan
4 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.65%) vSphere
6 1 (1.16%) XenApp
6 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.77%) Citrix
3 14 (16.28%) Cisco
4 10 (11.63%) Riverbed
5 9 (10.47%) VMware
6 8 (9.30%) Oracle
7 5 (5.81%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.49%) F5
10 2 (2.33%) Sophos
10 2 (2.33%) Telerik
11 1 (1.16%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.16%) Postini
11 1 (1.16%) ZyXEL
11 1 (1.16%) Draytek
11 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.16%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.16%) IBM
11 1 (1.16%) Symantec
11 1 (1.16%) Remedy
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