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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 113 106 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 29.12% 26.84% 28.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.35% 80.30% 72.66%
Number of salaries quoted 83 94 96
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,850 £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
148 132 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 38.14% 33.42% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 116 117 131
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 81 (44.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (32.04%) SQL
2 58 (32.04%) VMware
3 57 (31.49%) Active Directory
4 53 (29.28%) ITIL
5 51 (28.18%) Firewall
6 42 (23.20%) Hyper-V
7 37 (20.44%) Cisco
8 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (19.34%) SharePoint
10 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
10 33 (18.23%) Linux
10 33 (18.23%) CCNA
10 33 (18.23%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (17.68%) VPN
12 31 (17.13%) SQL Server
13 30 (16.57%) C#
13 30 (16.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (16.02%) DNS
15 28 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (15.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 27 (14.92%) LAN
16 27 (14.92%) MS Office
17 26 (14.36%) QA
17 26 (14.36%) Windows 7
18 25 (13.81%) Windows 8
19 24 (13.26%) .NET
20 23 (12.71%) WAN
20 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP
20 23 (12.71%) CCNP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 35 (19.34%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.39%) MS Exchange
3 15 (8.29%) Lync
4 8 (4.42%) IIS
4 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.31%) JBoss
6 5 (2.76%) Apache
7 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (28.18%) Firewall
2 32 (17.68%) VPN
3 29 (16.02%) DNS
4 27 (14.92%) LAN
5 23 (12.71%) WAN
5 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP
6 14 (7.73%) Network Security
7 13 (7.18%) SAN
8 11 (6.08%) SMTP
9 10 (5.52%) Wireless
10 8 (4.42%) HTTP
10 8 (4.42%) NAS
11 7 (3.87%) VoIP
12 6 (3.31%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.31%) Internet
12 6 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.66%) DHCP
14 2 (1.10%) IPX
14 2 (1.10%) SSL
15 1 (0.55%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.66%) MySQL
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (1.66%) Moq
2 3 (1.66%) MSTest
2 3 (1.66%) NUnit
3 2 (1.10%) Subversion
3 2 (1.10%) Maven
3 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (6.08%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.52%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) French Language
3 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.66%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Billing
5 2 (1.10%) Local Government
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (22.65%) Analyst
2 31 (17.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (14.36%) Developer
4 23 (12.71%) Consultant
5 18 (9.94%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) Security Consultant
6 17 (9.39%) Service Analyst
6 17 (9.39%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (8.84%) Support Analyst
7 16 (8.84%) Network Engineer
8 15 (8.29%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (6.08%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.08%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (6.08%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Tester
10 10 (5.52%) IT Support
11 9 (4.97%) Software Tester
12 8 (4.42%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Security Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.26%) .NET
2 22 (12.15%) HTML
3 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET
4 17 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (8.84%) WPF
6 15 (8.29%) CSS
6 15 (8.29%) jQuery
7 14 (7.73%) HTML5
8 13 (7.18%) LINQ
8 13 (7.18%) Ajax
8 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (3.31%) XML
10 5 (2.76%) Software Packaging
11 4 (2.21%) WCF
11 4 (2.21%) XHTML
11 4 (2.21%) MFC
11 4 (2.21%) Web Services
12 3 (1.66%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (1.66%) Ninject
12 3 (1.66%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.31%) EqualLogic
4 5 (2.76%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.21%) CUDA
6 3 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.66%) Tandem
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) PDA
7 2 (1.10%) MPEG
7 2 (1.10%) User Experience
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) iPad
8 1 (0.55%) DTV
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.23%) Linux
2 26 (14.36%) Windows 7
3 25 (13.81%) Windows 8
4 21 (11.60%) Windows XP
5 20 (11.05%) UNIX
6 15 (8.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.97%) Android
8 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.31%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.66%) Solaris
12 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.28%) ITIL
2 28 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (9.94%) PRINCE2
4 17 (9.39%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (8.29%) Software Engineering
6 14 (7.73%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (7.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (7.18%) Web Development
7 13 (7.18%) Validation
8 11 (6.08%) Information Security
9 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.52%) Regression Testing
10 9 (4.97%) Scrum
10 9 (4.97%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.42%) Software Testing
11 8 (4.42%) TDD
11 8 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.42%) Security Management
11 8 (4.42%) SIEM
12 7 (3.87%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.04%) SQL
2 30 (16.57%) C#
3 16 (8.84%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.29%) C++
5 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.76%) Java
7 4 (2.21%) VC++
7 4 (2.21%) VB
8 2 (1.10%) Python
8 2 (1.10%) C
9 1 (0.55%) Perl
9 1 (0.55%) Delphi
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 33 (18.23%) CCNA
1 33 (18.23%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (16.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (12.71%) CCNP
4 22 (12.15%) MCSE
5 21 (11.60%) CISSP
6 20 (11.05%) MCSA
7 17 (9.39%) CISA
7 17 (9.39%) CISM
7 17 (9.39%) PCI QSA
8 8 (4.42%) Degree
9 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.66%) MCP
10 3 (1.66%) CCDA
10 3 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.10%) MCDST
11 2 (1.10%) VCP5
12 1 (0.55%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (14.36%) QA
3 17 (9.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (9.39%) COBIT
4 12 (6.63%) SLA
5 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (31.49%) Active Directory
2 42 (23.20%) Hyper-V
3 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.63%) vSphere
5 6 (3.31%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.10%) XenApp
6 2 (1.10%) XenServer
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.18%) SCCM
2 6 (3.31%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.31%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.10%) WSUS
3 2 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 81 (44.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (32.04%) VMware
3 37 (20.44%) Cisco
4 16 (8.84%) Oracle
5 15 (8.29%) HP
6 13 (7.18%) Citrix
7 11 (6.08%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.97%) Veeam
9 7 (3.87%) Sophos
9 7 (3.87%) Dell
10 6 (3.31%) Juniper
11 5 (2.76%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.21%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.21%) EMC
12 4 (2.21%) NetApp
13 3 (1.66%) Kaseya
13 3 (1.66%) Sybase
13 3 (1.66%) Symantec
13 3 (1.66%) Veritas
13 3 (1.66%) Brocade
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