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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 19.81% 26.11% 24.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 74.60% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
56 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 26.42% 35.00% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 40
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 14 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 30 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.78%) SQL
4 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
5 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
5 21 (28.38%) Cisco
5 21 (28.38%) Windows Server
6 19 (25.68%) Linux
7 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (22.97%) VMware
9 16 (21.62%) Firewall
9 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
10 15 (20.27%) .NET
10 15 (20.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (17.57%) Unix
11 13 (17.57%) C#
12 12 (16.22%) IIS
12 12 (16.22%) ITIL
12 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (16.22%) SAN
12 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
13 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
14 10 (13.51%) Avaya
14 10 (13.51%) CCNP
14 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
14 10 (13.51%) DNS
14 10 (13.51%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (16.22%) IIS
2 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Firewall
2 12 (16.22%) SAN
3 10 (13.51%) DHCP
3 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 10 (13.51%) LAN
3 10 (13.51%) SMTP
3 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.51%) WAN
4 6 (8.11%) iSCSI
5 5 (6.76%) FCoE
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.70%) Internet
7 2 (2.70%) LDAP
8 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.70%) Automotive
1 2 (2.70%) Electronics
1 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Network Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) C/C++ Developer
8 4 (5.41%) ICT Technician
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) Web Services
3 4 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.70%) Ajax
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.70%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.70%) COM+
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (2.70%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.70%) Sensu
4 2 (2.70%) STL
4 2 (2.70%) WCF
4 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) VLE
6 2 (2.70%) CUDA
6 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Life Science
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows Server
2 19 (25.68%) Linux
3 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.57%) Unix
5 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
2 15 (20.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.22%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.11%) ITSM
6 5 (6.76%) Analytics
6 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.76%) Content Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Server Building
6 5 (6.76%) Video Content Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.41%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.05%) BCP
8 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.05%) Information Security
8 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) C#
3 7 (9.46%) C++
4 5 (6.76%) C
5 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) R
6 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) VB6
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.51%) CCNP
3 4 (5.41%) Degree
4 3 (4.05%) CISA
4 3 (4.05%) CISM
4 3 (4.05%) CISSP
4 3 (4.05%) CRISC
4 3 (4.05%) PhD
5 2 (2.70%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.70%) MCDST
5 2 (2.70%) MCITP
5 2 (2.70%) MCSE
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SAS 70
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.05%) ISO22301
2 3 (4.05%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) Firmware
4 5 (6.76%) NFS
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
6 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.70%) Ansible
2 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) Cisco
3 17 (22.97%) VMware
4 10 (13.51%) Avaya
5 9 (12.16%) IBM
5 9 (12.16%) NetApp
6 8 (10.81%) Citrix
7 7 (9.46%) Brocade
8 5 (6.76%) CommVault
8 5 (6.76%) HP
8 5 (6.76%) Remedy
9 2 (2.70%) Dell
9 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.70%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.70%) Telerik
9 2 (2.70%) TOWER Software
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