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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 24.12% 26.67% 23.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.93% 90.91% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 37
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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 44 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 33.53% 29.33% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 61
Average salary £45,000 £29,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.26% -25.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £49,750
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.57%) .NET
4 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 20 (28.57%) C#
6 20 (28.57%) Java
7 19 (27.14%) OO
7 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
7 19 (27.14%) MVC
7 19 (27.14%) Android
7 19 (27.14%) Apple iOS
8 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (24.29%) NUnit
9 17 (24.29%) OOP
9 17 (24.29%) NServiceBus
9 17 (24.29%) Android Development
9 17 (24.29%) iOS Development
9 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (24.29%) MVVM
9 17 (24.29%) NHibernate
9 17 (24.29%) WCF
9 17 (24.29%) WPF
10 16 (22.86%) Linux
11 15 (21.43%) LAN
11 15 (21.43%) WAN
12 14 (20.00%) Firewall
13 13 (18.57%) IIS
14 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
14 12 (17.14%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (24.29%) NServiceBus
2 13 (18.57%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.71%) JBoss
5 3 (4.29%) MS Project Server
5 3 (4.29%) Lync
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
3 4 (5.71%) MS Project
4 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) LAN
1 15 (21.43%) WAN
2 14 (20.00%) Firewall
3 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.29%) SMTP
5 8 (11.43%) DNS
6 4 (5.71%) SAN
7 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.86%) Network Security
7 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.86%) IPv4
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
7 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.29%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) NUnit
2 4 (5.71%) Hudson
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Software Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Systems Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Network Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Release Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.86%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.57%) .NET
2 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (24.29%) NHibernate
3 17 (24.29%) WCF
3 17 (24.29%) WPF
4 6 (8.57%) HTML
4 6 (8.57%) Middleware
5 4 (5.71%) CSS3
5 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 4 (5.71%) jQuery
5 4 (5.71%) CSS
6 3 (4.29%) JSF
6 3 (4.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (2.86%) RESTful
7 2 (2.86%) Web Services
8 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.86%) iPhone
2 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.86%) Physics
2 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) iPad
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Android
1 19 (27.14%) Apple iOS
2 16 (22.86%) Linux
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.86%) UNIX
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) OO
1 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
1 19 (27.14%) MVC
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) OOP
3 17 (24.29%) Android Development
3 17 (24.29%) iOS Development
3 17 (24.29%) MVVM
4 11 (15.71%) ITIL
5 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.71%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.71%) Release Management
7 4 (5.71%) Web Development
7 4 (5.71%) ETL
8 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.29%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) SEO
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 20 (28.57%) C#
2 20 (28.57%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.57%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) C
6 4 (5.71%) C++
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 3 (4.29%) MCITP
5 2 (2.86%) VCP5
5 2 (2.86%) HP AIS
5 2 (2.86%) HP ASE
5 2 (2.86%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) MCP
5 2 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.86%) XenApp
4 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.86%) Xsan
4 2 (2.86%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Riverbed
3 7 (10.00%) Cisco
3 7 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) Google
5 4 (5.71%) Avaya
5 4 (5.71%) VMware
6 3 (4.29%) HP
6 3 (4.29%) F5
7 2 (2.86%) RightFax
7 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (1.43%) Remedy
8 1 (1.43%) NetApp
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) EMC
8 1 (1.43%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.43%) Demandware
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