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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 13.24% 30.72% 28.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.31% 94.00% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 29
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £24,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
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
64 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 29.22% 32.68% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 39
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,975 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
3 22 (36.07%) .NET
4 21 (34.43%) SQL
5 19 (31.15%) IIS
6 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (26.23%) E-Commerce
7 16 (26.23%) DNS
8 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.67%) MS Office
11 11 (18.03%) ITIL
11 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
11 11 (18.03%) Android
12 10 (16.39%) Degree
12 10 (16.39%) Android Development
12 10 (16.39%) iOS Development
12 10 (16.39%) Apple iOS
12 10 (16.39%) WAN
12 10 (16.39%) C#
13 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.75%) Middleware
13 9 (14.75%) Firewall
13 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
13 9 (14.75%) Google
13 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
13 9 (14.75%) Riverbed
14 8 (13.11%) VMware
14 8 (13.11%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 19 (31.15%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.48%) NServiceBus
4 6 (9.84%) MS Project Server
5 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.28%) Lync
7 2 (3.28%) JBoss
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) MS Office
3 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.84%) MS Project
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) WAN
3 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.75%) Firewall
4 8 (13.11%) LAN
5 5 (8.20%) SAN
6 4 (6.56%) SMTP
6 4 (6.56%) DHCP
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
7 3 (4.92%) IPv4
8 2 (3.28%) VLAN
8 2 (3.28%) NAS
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.28%) Wireless
8 2 (3.28%) SSL
8 2 (3.28%) Multicast
8 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.64%) PABX
9 1 (1.64%) VoIP
9 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) NUnit
2 6 (9.84%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) Hudson
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.92%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Administrator
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Administrator
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.75%) Middleware
4 7 (11.48%) NHibernate
4 7 (11.48%) WCF
4 7 (11.48%) WPF
4 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.84%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
6 3 (4.92%) Web Services
6 3 (4.92%) XML
6 3 (4.92%) JSF
6 3 (4.92%) HTML5
6 3 (4.92%) CSS3
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) iPhone
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.64%) Xbox
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) Android
4 10 (16.39%) Apple iOS
5 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Vista
8 4 (6.56%) Linux
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) E-Commerce
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) ITIL
4 10 (16.39%) Android Development
4 10 (16.39%) iOS Development
5 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
6 8 (13.11%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) OOP
7 7 (11.48%) MVC
7 7 (11.48%) MVVM
8 6 (9.84%) Web Development
8 6 (9.84%) SEO
8 6 (9.84%) Web Application Development
9 5 (8.20%) Project Management
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.56%) C++
6 3 (4.92%) C
6 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCP
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) XenApp
3 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
1 2 (3.28%) AppDNA
1 2 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Google
2 9 (14.75%) Riverbed
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) Avaya
5 4 (6.56%) Symantec
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) Adobe
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) Dell
7 2 (3.28%) EMC
7 2 (3.28%) Apple
7 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco
7 2 (3.28%) Capita
7 2 (3.28%) Brocade
7 2 (3.28%) RightFax
8 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.64%) Remedy
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