The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 66 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.02% 16.54% 19.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.48% 59.46% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 65 67
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 111 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.43% 27.82% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 93
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Windows
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows Salary Trend in Middlesex

Windows
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
3 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
4 21 (27.63%) MS Office
5 19 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 16 (21.05%) Web Services
6 16 (21.05%) SQL
6 16 (21.05%) .NET
7 15 (19.74%) VoIP
7 15 (19.74%) Degree
8 14 (18.42%) VMware
9 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (17.11%) Linux
9 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
10 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 12 (15.79%) Lync
11 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
11 11 (14.47%) DHCP
11 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
11 11 (14.47%) HP
11 11 (14.47%) DNS
11 11 (14.47%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (13.16%) Project Management
12 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
13 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
13 9 (11.84%) LAN
13 9 (11.84%) UNIX
13 9 (11.84%) SAN
14 8 (10.53%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (15.79%) Lync
2 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.89%) JBoss
5 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.32%) Apache
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (27.63%) MS Office
3 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.95%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.63%) MS Project
5 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (9.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.89%) Office 365
3 5 (6.58%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) VoIP
2 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 11 (14.47%) DHCP
3 11 (14.47%) DNS
4 9 (11.84%) LAN
4 9 (11.84%) SAN
5 8 (10.53%) WAN
5 8 (10.53%) VPN
5 8 (10.53%) Network Security
6 6 (7.89%) MPLS
7 5 (6.58%) Firewall
8 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.95%) PBX
9 3 (3.95%) Wireless
10 2 (2.63%) OSPF
10 2 (2.63%) ATM
10 2 (2.63%) RIP
10 2 (2.63%) VLAN
11 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) TestDirector
1 3 (3.95%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Ant
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (14.47%) Analyst
2 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (9.21%) Applications Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Administrator
4 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Test Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) Web Services
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (10.53%) HTML
2 8 (10.53%) SOAP
3 7 (9.21%) J2EE
4 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.89%) Spring
4 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.58%) MyBatis
5 5 (6.58%) JSF
5 5 (6.58%) iBATIS
5 5 (6.58%) JSP
5 5 (6.58%) Struts
5 5 (6.58%) XML
5 5 (6.58%) XSLT
5 5 (6.58%) SonicMQ
5 5 (6.58%) J2SE
6 3 (3.95%) Ajax
6 3 (3.95%) WCF
6 3 (3.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) FMCG
3 3 (3.95%) Replication
3 3 (3.95%) iPhone
3 3 (3.95%) GIS
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Handset
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.32%) IPTV
5 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) iPad
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 11 (14.47%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (11.84%) UNIX
5 6 (7.89%) Android
6 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.58%) Windows CE
7 3 (3.95%) Solaris
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.63%) AIX
8 2 (2.63%) HPUX
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Project Management
2 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
3 7 (9.21%) ERP
4 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
4 6 (7.89%) DevOps
5 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.26%) Validation
7 3 (3.95%) Information Security
7 3 (3.95%) Content Management
7 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.95%) Use Case
7 3 (3.95%) Business Development
7 3 (3.95%) ITIL
7 3 (3.95%) Workflow
7 3 (3.95%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.58%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) Perl
5 3 (3.95%) Ruby
5 3 (3.95%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) C++
5 3 (3.95%) Java
5 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.63%) UniBasic
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.21%) PMP
3 7 (9.21%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.58%) MCP
5 4 (5.26%) MCSE
5 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) MCITP
6 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) HP MASE
6 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (2.63%) HND
8 1 (1.32%) MCTS
8 1 (1.32%) MCSA
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) vSphere
5 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 2 (2.63%) RHEV
7 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) CFEngine
3 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) WSUS
4 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.42%) VMware
3 11 (14.47%) HP
4 8 (10.53%) Citrix
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) Brocade
6 3 (3.95%) Apple
6 3 (3.95%) Avaya
6 3 (3.95%) NetApp
6 3 (3.95%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.95%) Veeam
6 3 (3.95%) Nintex
7 2 (2.63%) Aruba
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Juniper
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 2 (2.63%) Mitel
7 2 (2.63%) Redback
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) NETGEAR
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £48000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 24 days ago