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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 66 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.91% 23.49% 17.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.00% 68.75% 62.83%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £29,700 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
75 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.83% 34.16% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 101
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 58 (46.40%) Microsoft
2 52 (41.60%) VMware
3 43 (34.40%) Active Directory
4 42 (33.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (31.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (30.40%) MS Exchange
7 32 (25.60%) Linux
7 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
8 30 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 29 (23.20%) VLAN
10 28 (22.40%) Citrix
11 27 (21.60%) Firewall
12 25 (20.00%) .NET
13 24 (19.20%) DNS
13 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (18.40%) DHCP
15 22 (17.60%) Cisco
16 21 (16.80%) XenApp
17 20 (16.00%) WatchGuard
17 20 (16.00%) SQL
17 20 (16.00%) Wireless
18 19 (15.20%) HTML
18 19 (15.20%) IIS
18 19 (15.20%) JBoss
18 19 (15.20%) XenDesktop
18 19 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2007
19 18 (14.40%) Veeam
19 18 (14.40%) VMware ESXi
20 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
20 17 (13.60%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 38 (30.40%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (15.20%) IIS
4 16 (12.80%) Apache
5 11 (8.80%) SharePoint
6 9 (7.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
8 7 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (4.00%) Lync
10 4 (3.20%) eRoom
10 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
10 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (3.20%) SAS
11 3 (2.40%) ArcGIS
12 2 (1.60%) CMS
12 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.80%) Site Server
13 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.80%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.80%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.20%) VLAN
2 27 (21.60%) Firewall
3 24 (19.20%) DNS
4 23 (18.40%) DHCP
5 20 (16.00%) Wireless
6 17 (13.60%) VPN
6 17 (13.60%) WAN
7 14 (11.20%) SAN
8 12 (9.60%) LAN
9 9 (7.20%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.60%) HTTP
11 4 (3.20%) MPLS
12 3 (2.40%) OSPF
12 3 (2.40%) EIGRP
12 3 (2.40%) Frame Relay
12 3 (2.40%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.60%) Network Security
13 2 (1.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.60%) Xcode
4 2 (1.60%) Subversion
5 1 (0.80%) MSI
5 1 (0.80%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.80%) Ant
General
1 11 (8.80%) Electronics
2 7 (5.60%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.00%) Games
4 4 (3.20%) Military
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Finance
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) French Language
6 2 (1.60%) German Language
6 2 (1.60%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.60%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (12.80%) Software Engineer
1 16 (12.80%) Developer
2 12 (9.60%) Field Engineer
3 8 (6.40%) Analyst
3 8 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
4 7 (5.60%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (5.60%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Support Analyst
5 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) Consultant
5 6 (4.80%) Server Engineer
6 5 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 5 (4.00%) DBA
6 5 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.00%) .NET
2 19 (15.20%) HTML
3 12 (9.60%) Web Services
4 11 (8.80%) WCF
4 11 (8.80%) HTML5
5 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (7.20%) XML
7 8 (6.40%) Ajax
8 7 (5.60%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.60%) CSS
9 6 (4.80%) J2EE
9 6 (4.80%) XSLT
10 5 (4.00%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.00%) Spring
11 4 (3.20%) JSF
11 4 (3.20%) Struts
11 4 (3.20%) Middleware
11 4 (3.20%) iBATIS
11 4 (3.20%) J2SE
11 4 (3.20%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.80%) W3C
2 6 (4.80%) Clustering
2 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.20%) Replication
3 4 (3.20%) Online Games
4 2 (1.60%) FMCG
4 2 (1.60%) iPhone
4 2 (1.60%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.80%) IPTV
5 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (25.60%) Linux
3 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (12.80%) Windows 7
4 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.00%) Solaris
5 10 (8.00%) UNIX
6 8 (6.40%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.60%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.60%) Android
8 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.20%) Windows CE
10 2 (1.60%) AIX
10 2 (1.60%) HPUX
10 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
2 15 (12.00%) OO
2 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.80%) Unit Testing
4 10 (8.00%) ITIL
5 9 (7.20%) OOP
5 9 (7.20%) Scrum
6 7 (5.60%) MVC
6 7 (5.60%) UML
7 6 (4.80%) Workflow
7 6 (4.80%) Logistics
7 6 (4.80%) Web Development
7 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.80%) System Testing
8 5 (4.00%) Analytics
8 5 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.00%) Project Management
8 5 (4.00%) Change Management
9 4 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.00%) SQL
2 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.20%) C#
4 13 (10.40%) C++
5 12 (9.60%) C
6 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.00%) Java
8 7 (5.60%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.60%) Ruby
10 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.60%) VC++
10 2 (1.60%) Perl
10 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.60%) C-shell
11 1 (0.80%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.80%) VBScript
11 1 (0.80%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.60%) MCSE
4 11 (8.80%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.80%) MCPD
7 5 (4.00%) CCNP
7 5 (4.00%) CCNA
8 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.40%) MCSA
9 3 (2.40%) CCIE
10 2 (1.60%) VCDX
10 2 (1.60%) NCDA
10 2 (1.60%) NCIE
10 2 (1.60%) VCAP
10 2 (1.60%) VTSP
11 1 (0.80%) MCITP
11 1 (0.80%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
1 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 43 (34.40%) Active Directory
2 42 (33.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (16.80%) XenApp
4 19 (15.20%) XenDesktop
5 18 (14.40%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (10.40%) vSphere
7 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.60%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) WSUS
2 6 (4.80%) SCCM
3 2 (1.60%) Legato
3 2 (1.60%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (46.40%) Microsoft
2 52 (41.60%) VMware
3 28 (22.40%) Citrix
4 22 (17.60%) Cisco
5 20 (16.00%) WatchGuard
6 19 (15.20%) JBoss
7 18 (14.40%) Veeam
8 9 (7.20%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.40%) Oracle
9 8 (6.40%) HP
9 8 (6.40%) Juniper
10 7 (5.60%) EMC
11 5 (4.00%) NetApp
11 5 (4.00%) F5
12 4 (3.20%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.20%) Symantec
12 4 (3.20%) Apple
13 3 (2.40%) Nokia
13 3 (2.40%) ESRI
13 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Amsys
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago