The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 38 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 21.88% 33.93% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 95.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 3
Average salary £43,750 £22,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.86% -58.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Windows
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Marlow region.

Operating Systems Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 21.88% 35.71% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 4
Average salary £43,750 £22,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.86% -58.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Windows
Salary Trend in Marlow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Marlow region.

Windows Salary Trend in Marlow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) SAS
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (20.00%) Lync
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) ISO 9000

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (13.33%) VPLS
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) RTP
5 2 (13.33%) SS7
5 2 (13.33%) CTI
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) ADSL
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) PBX
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) OpenUP
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCTS
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) VCAP
4 1 (6.67%) CCEE
4 1 (6.67%) CCAA
4 1 (6.67%) CCIA
4 1 (6.67%) VCP5
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) BT
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense