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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.30% 30.72% 25.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.14% 92.16% 66.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 39
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
57 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 30.81% 33.33% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 60
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,000
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 23 (36.51%) .NET
5 21 (33.33%) IIS
6 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
8 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
9 15 (23.81%) Android Development
9 15 (23.81%) iOS Development
9 15 (23.81%) Android
9 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
10 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (22.22%) Java
10 14 (22.22%) OO
11 13 (20.63%) OOP
11 13 (20.63%) MVC
11 13 (20.63%) MVVM
11 13 (20.63%) C#
11 13 (20.63%) WAN
11 13 (20.63%) NHibernate
11 13 (20.63%) WCF
11 13 (20.63%) WPF
11 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (20.63%) NUnit
11 13 (20.63%) NServiceBus
12 12 (19.05%) LAN
13 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
13 11 (17.46%) Firewall
14 10 (15.87%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (33.33%) IIS
2 13 (20.63%) NServiceBus
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) JBoss
5 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.76%) MS Project Server
6 3 (4.76%) Lync
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) MS Project
3 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
1 2 (3.17%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) WAN
2 12 (19.05%) LAN
3 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.46%) Firewall
4 10 (15.87%) DNS
5 8 (12.70%) SMTP
6 4 (6.35%) SAN
7 2 (3.17%) IPv4
7 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.17%) NAS
7 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.59%) PABX
8 1 (1.59%) Multicast
8 1 (1.59%) Wireless
8 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) IPv6
8 1 (1.59%) SSL
8 1 (1.59%) DHCP
8 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) NUnit
2 5 (7.94%) Hudson
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
1 5 (7.94%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.35%) Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
2 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.63%) NHibernate
3 13 (20.63%) WCF
3 13 (20.63%) WPF
3 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (11.11%) Middleware
5 3 (4.76%) JSF
5 3 (4.76%) CSS
5 3 (4.76%) jQuery
5 3 (4.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (4.76%) HTML5
5 3 (4.76%) CSS3
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.59%) AS400
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.59%) iPhone
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Android
1 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
3 15 (23.81%) Android Development
3 15 (23.81%) iOS Development
4 14 (22.22%) OO
5 13 (20.63%) OOP
5 13 (20.63%) MVC
5 13 (20.63%) MVVM
6 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) ETL
8 5 (7.94%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.76%) SEO
10 3 (4.76%) Web Development
10 3 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) Java
3 13 (20.63%) C#
4 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
5 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCOM
1 2 (3.17%) AppDNA
1 2 (3.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) Riverbed
4 5 (7.94%) Google
4 5 (7.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Citrix
5 4 (6.35%) Avaya
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) Symantec
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) Brocade
7 2 (3.17%) McAfee
7 2 (3.17%) RightFax
8 1 (1.59%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.59%) F5
8 1 (1.59%) Remedy
8 1 (1.59%) Capita
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago