The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 84 115 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 24.14% 29.04% 25.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.63% 81.56% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 65 100 92
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 141 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 36.78% 35.61% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 104 122 130
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Salary Trend in Newbury

Windows
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 75 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 65 (35.33%) ITIL
3 58 (31.52%) SQL
3 58 (31.52%) Active Directory
4 45 (24.46%) VMware
5 37 (20.11%) MS Office
6 34 (18.48%) Linux
7 33 (17.93%) Firewall
7 33 (17.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 32 (17.39%) VPN
8 32 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 31 (16.85%) C#
10 30 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (15.76%) SQL Server
12 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (14.67%) Cisco
13 27 (14.67%) MS Excel
13 27 (14.67%) CISSP
14 26 (14.13%) LAN
14 26 (14.13%) .NET
15 25 (13.59%) PRINCE2
15 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
15 25 (13.59%) Windows XP
15 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
15 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (13.59%) CCNA
16 24 (13.04%) CISA
16 24 (13.04%) CISM
16 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.24%) Lync
3 12 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.80%) IIS
5 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.72%) JBoss
7 4 (2.17%) Apache
8 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.54%) Drupal
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (20.11%) MS Office
2 27 (14.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) IaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.93%) Firewall
2 32 (17.39%) VPN
3 26 (14.13%) LAN
4 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
5 23 (12.50%) DNS
6 22 (11.96%) WAN
7 20 (10.87%) Network Security
8 14 (7.61%) SAN
9 9 (4.89%) Wireless
9 9 (4.89%) SMTP
10 6 (3.26%) HTTP
10 6 (3.26%) Internet
11 4 (2.17%) GSM
11 4 (2.17%) UMTS
12 3 (1.63%) VoIP
12 3 (1.63%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.63%) NAS
12 3 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.54%) LTE
13 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.09%) MySQL
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.54%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.35%) NUnit
1 8 (4.35%) MSTest
1 8 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (4.35%) Moq
2 6 (3.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 19 (10.33%) Finance
2 12 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.72%) French Language
6 2 (1.09%) Billing
6 2 (1.09%) Local Government
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (22.28%) Analyst
2 30 (16.30%) Consultant
3 29 (15.76%) Developer
4 25 (13.59%) Support Analyst
5 24 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 23 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.07%) Service Analyst
7 13 (7.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.52%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.98%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Tester
10 10 (5.43%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Software Tester
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Consultant
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Security Consultant
12 8 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
12 8 (4.35%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.13%) .NET
2 21 (11.41%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (9.78%) WPF
5 17 (9.24%) HTML
6 14 (7.61%) jQuery
7 13 (7.07%) CSS
8 11 (5.98%) HTML5
9 10 (5.43%) LINQ
9 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (4.89%) WCF
10 9 (4.89%) Ajax
11 8 (4.35%) Spring.NET
11 8 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (4.35%) Ninject
11 8 (4.35%) WinForms
11 8 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (2.72%) Web Services
12 5 (2.72%) Software Packaging
13 4 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 8 (4.35%) Tandem
1 8 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (2.72%) CUDA
2 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.72%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.63%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.09%) iPad
4 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.09%) User Experience
4 2 (1.09%) PDA
4 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.09%) DTV
4 2 (1.09%) MPEG
4 2 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (0.54%) PKI
5 1 (0.54%) PMI
5 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.48%) Linux
2 32 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 25 (13.59%) Windows XP
4 22 (11.96%) Windows 8
5 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.98%) Android
7 11 (5.98%) UNIX
8 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.80%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.63%) Solaris
11 2 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.33%) ITIL
2 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.59%) PRINCE2
4 24 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (8.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (8.15%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (6.52%) TDD
6 12 (6.52%) Information Security
6 12 (6.52%) Scrum
6 12 (6.52%) MVC
6 12 (6.52%) Validation
7 10 (5.43%) Regression Testing
7 10 (5.43%) Web Development
7 10 (5.43%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.89%) Automated Testing
8 9 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (4.89%) Database Security
9 8 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (4.35%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.52%) SQL
2 31 (16.85%) C#
3 14 (7.61%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.98%) C++
5 5 (2.72%) Java
6 3 (1.63%) VC++
6 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.09%) Python
7 2 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (0.54%) VB
8 1 (0.54%) C
8 1 (0.54%) Delphi
8 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) CISSP
2 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.59%) CCNA
3 24 (13.04%) PCI QSA
3 24 (13.04%) CISA
3 24 (13.04%) CISM
3 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (9.24%) MCSE
4 17 (9.24%) CCNP
5 16 (8.70%) MCSA
6 9 (4.89%) Degree
7 3 (1.63%) CCDA
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.54%) MCP
9 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (13.04%) COBIT
2 24 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (10.87%) QA
4 19 (10.33%) SLA
5 9 (4.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (31.52%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.35%) vSphere
5 6 (3.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.63%) XenApp
6 3 (1.63%) XenServer
6 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) SCCM
2 3 (1.63%) ARCserve
2 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.54%) SCOM
3 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 75 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 45 (24.46%) VMware
3 27 (14.67%) Cisco
4 10 (5.43%) Citrix
4 10 (5.43%) Oracle
5 8 (4.35%) HP
5 8 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.26%) Veeam
7 5 (2.72%) Sophos
8 4 (2.17%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.17%) Dell
9 3 (1.63%) Juniper
9 3 (1.63%) Veritas
9 3 (1.63%) Brocade
9 3 (1.63%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.09%) Kaseya
10 2 (1.09%) Sybase
10 2 (1.09%) SAP
10 2 (1.09%) Siebel
11 1 (0.54%) Panasonic
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Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum Plus Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Dental + BUPA + Mo
Posted: Yesterday
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