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 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 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 12.70% 22.73% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 83.33% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £45,000 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
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
13 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 20.63% 27.27% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Average salary £32,000 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 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 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (38.46%) SAS
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) Citrix
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) XenApp
5 9 (34.62%) XenDesktop
6 8 (30.77%) vSphere
6 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
6 8 (30.77%) VCAP
6 8 (30.77%) CCEE
6 8 (30.77%) CCAA
6 8 (30.77%) CCIA
6 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
6 8 (30.77%) VCP5
6 8 (30.77%) CCA
6 8 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (30.77%) SAN
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (30.77%) AppSense
7 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
7 7 (26.92%) SPSS
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) J2EE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (38.46%) SAS
2 7 (26.92%) OpenStack
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) SPSS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) VLAN
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) CTI
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) OSPF
4 2 (7.69%) BGP
4 2 (7.69%) RTP
4 2 (7.69%) SS7
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Desktop Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
7 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
7 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) UNIX
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (30.77%) VCAP
1 8 (30.77%) CCEE
1 8 (30.77%) CCAA
1 8 (30.77%) CCIA
1 8 (30.77%) VCP5
1 8 (30.77%) CCA
1 8 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) XenApp
2 9 (34.62%) XenDesktop
3 8 (30.77%) vSphere
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (26.92%) vCloud
5 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) AppSense
5 7 (26.92%) Business Objects
5 7 (26.92%) Cognos
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) LANDesk