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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 49 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 24.38% 17.73% 21.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.38% 87.80% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 27
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
65 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 32.34% 20.20% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 46
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
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 4 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (36.25%) .NET
4 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 24 (30.00%) C#
6 23 (28.75%) Android
6 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
7 22 (27.50%) MVC
8 21 (26.25%) Java
8 21 (26.25%) Linux
8 21 (26.25%) Degree
9 20 (25.00%) WCF
9 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
10 18 (22.50%) Firewall
10 18 (22.50%) WPF
10 18 (22.50%) Android Development
10 18 (22.50%) iOS Development
11 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
11 17 (21.25%) OO
11 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
12 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (18.75%) MVVM
13 15 (18.75%) NServiceBus
13 15 (18.75%) NHibernate
13 15 (18.75%) NUnit
13 15 (18.75%) OOP
14 13 (16.25%) IIS
14 13 (16.25%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (18.75%) NServiceBus
2 13 (16.25%) IIS
3 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.00%) JBoss
5 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.75%) Lync
6 3 (3.75%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.25%) CMS
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) MS Project
4 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.50%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) PaaS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) Firewall
2 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.00%) LAN
3 12 (15.00%) WAN
4 10 (12.50%) SMTP
5 9 (11.25%) DNS
6 5 (6.25%) SAN
7 4 (5.00%) DHCP
8 3 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (3.75%) Network Security
8 3 (3.75%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.50%) IPv4
10 1 (1.25%) VPN
10 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.75%) MySQL
5 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) NUnit
2 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Hudson
3 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.75%) MSI
4 3 (3.75%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.25%) MSBuild
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Junior
8 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Release Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) WCF
2 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.50%) WPF
4 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (18.75%) NHibernate
6 7 (8.75%) HTML
7 5 (6.25%) Middleware
7 5 (6.25%) CSS
7 5 (6.25%) RESTful
7 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 5 (6.25%) jQuery
8 4 (5.00%) HTML5
8 4 (5.00%) CSS3
8 4 (5.00%) Web Services
9 3 (3.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 3 (3.75%) JSF
10 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.25%) XML
10 1 (1.25%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.50%) Statistics
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) Physics
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) iPhone
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Android
1 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
2 21 (26.25%) Linux
3 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.25%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.50%) UNIX
8 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) MVC
2 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
3 18 (22.50%) Android Development
3 18 (22.50%) iOS Development
4 17 (21.25%) OO
5 15 (18.75%) MVVM
5 15 (18.75%) OOP
6 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.00%) ITIL
9 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.25%) Workflow
11 5 (6.25%) Video Processing
11 5 (6.25%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.00%) Release Management
12 4 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 24 (30.00%) C#
3 21 (26.25%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) C++
4 9 (11.25%) C
5 8 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.50%) Python
7 6 (7.50%) PHP
8 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.50%) VBA
10 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.50%) CCNA
4 5 (6.25%) MCITP
5 4 (5.00%) CCNP
6 3 (3.75%) MCP
6 3 (3.75%) PhD
6 3 (3.75%) MCSE
6 3 (3.75%) MCSA
6 3 (3.75%) VCP5
6 3 (3.75%) HP AIS
6 3 (3.75%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Xsan
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Cisco
3 9 (11.25%) Citrix
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) Riverbed
4 5 (6.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) F5
5 4 (5.00%) Avaya
5 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Google
7 2 (2.50%) McAfee
8 1 (1.25%) Sophos
8 1 (1.25%) Symantec
8 1 (1.25%) EMC
8 1 (1.25%) NetApp
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) Demandware
8 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.25%) Postini
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