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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 14.11% 28.78% 30.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.57% 95.24% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 31
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
70 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 29.05% 30.22% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 36
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 1 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 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (32.31%) IIS
4 21 (32.31%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.08%) ITIL
7 15 (23.08%) C#
7 15 (23.08%) DNS
8 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (20.00%) MS Office
8 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (20.00%) VMware
9 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.92%) Degree
10 11 (16.92%) Android
10 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
10 11 (16.92%) Project Management
11 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
11 10 (15.38%) Android Development
11 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
11 10 (15.38%) Google
12 9 (13.85%) WCF
12 9 (13.85%) WPF
12 9 (13.85%) Firewall
12 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.85%) SharePoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (32.31%) IIS
2 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.77%) MS Project Server
3 7 (10.77%) NServiceBus
4 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.08%) Lync
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.00%) MS Office
3 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (10.77%) MS Project
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Google Apps
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) DNS
2 9 (13.85%) Firewall
3 8 (12.31%) WAN
4 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.77%) SAN
5 6 (9.23%) LAN
6 5 (7.69%) IPv4
7 4 (6.15%) DHCP
7 4 (6.15%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.62%) VPN
8 3 (4.62%) IPv6
9 2 (3.08%) SSL
9 2 (3.08%) SMTP
9 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.08%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) VLAN
9 2 (3.08%) NAS
9 2 (3.08%) Multicast
10 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) NUnit
1 7 (10.77%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Hudson
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (18.46%) Administrator
2 12 (18.46%) Windows Administrator
2 12 (18.46%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Desktop Support
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (13.85%) WCF
3 9 (13.85%) WPF
4 8 (12.31%) Web Services
4 8 (12.31%) Middleware
5 7 (10.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 7 (10.77%) NHibernate
5 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.77%) HTML
5 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 6 (9.23%) XML
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
8 2 (3.08%) WinForms
8 2 (3.08%) Ajax
9 1 (1.54%) HTML5
9 1 (1.54%) CSS3
9 1 (1.54%) JSF
9 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) iPhone
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Xbox
4 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.54%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.92%) Android
3 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
4 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.08%) Linux
8 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) ITIL
3 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.92%) Project Management
5 10 (15.38%) Android Development
5 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 8 (12.31%) OO
6 8 (12.31%) Load Balancing
7 7 (10.77%) Web Development
7 7 (10.77%) MVVM
7 7 (10.77%) Web Application Development
7 7 (10.77%) MVC
7 7 (10.77%) SEO
7 7 (10.77%) OOP
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.15%) Data Security
9 4 (6.15%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (6.15%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 15 (23.08%) C#
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.15%) C++
6 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.62%) C
8 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.08%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) Google
4 8 (12.31%) Riverbed
5 6 (9.23%) Citrix
5 6 (9.23%) Symantec
6 4 (6.15%) HP
6 4 (6.15%) Dell
6 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco
6 4 (6.15%) Brocade
7 3 (4.62%) Adobe
8 2 (3.08%) Avaya
8 2 (3.08%) Apple
8 2 (3.08%) Capita
8 2 (3.08%) RightFax
9 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) McAfee
Kingston upon Thames
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Online Resourcing - Domestic & General
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago