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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 123 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 19.82% 30.45% 22.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.41% 83.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50 104 73
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
113 147 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 33.93% 36.39% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 90 124 109
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 67 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 60 (34.09%) ITIL
3 57 (32.39%) SQL
4 49 (27.84%) Active Directory
5 44 (25.00%) MS Office
6 40 (22.73%) Linux
7 36 (20.45%) C#
7 36 (20.45%) VMware
8 33 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 32 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 30 (17.05%) .NET
10 30 (17.05%) MS Excel
10 30 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 27 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (14.77%) PRINCE2
13 25 (14.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 25 (14.20%) CISSP
13 25 (14.20%) COBIT
13 25 (14.20%) Penetration Testing
13 25 (14.20%) CISA
13 25 (14.20%) CISM
13 25 (14.20%) Finance
13 25 (14.20%) PCI QSA
13 25 (14.20%) SCCM
14 24 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (13.64%) Windows XP
14 24 (13.64%) HTML
15 21 (11.93%) ASP.NET
15 21 (11.93%) TCP/IP
16 20 (11.36%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (10.80%) Lync
2 18 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.41%) IIS
5 5 (2.84%) JBoss
5 5 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.27%) Apache
7 3 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (25.00%) MS Office
2 30 (17.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.70%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) SaaS
2 3 (1.70%) PaaS
2 3 (1.70%) IaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.93%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.36%) VPN
2 20 (11.36%) Firewall
3 17 (9.66%) DNS
3 17 (9.66%) Network Security
4 14 (7.95%) LAN
4 14 (7.95%) WAN
5 13 (7.39%) SAN
6 8 (4.55%) Internet
7 6 (3.41%) Wireless
7 6 (3.41%) UMTS
7 6 (3.41%) HTTP
7 6 (3.41%) GSM
8 5 (2.84%) SMTP
9 4 (2.27%) DHCP
10 3 (1.70%) OSPF
10 3 (1.70%) BGP
10 3 (1.70%) SNMP
11 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.14%) MySQL
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.11%) NUnit
1 9 (5.11%) MSTest
1 9 (5.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (5.11%) Moq
2 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.57%) Maven
3 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (14.20%) Finance
2 16 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.39%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.11%) Retail
5 7 (3.98%) Electronics
6 5 (2.84%) French Language
7 4 (2.27%) Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Marketing
9 2 (1.14%) Billing
9 2 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (22.73%) Analyst
2 38 (21.59%) Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Support Analyst
4 28 (15.91%) Consultant
5 25 (14.20%) Security Consultant
6 19 (10.80%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.95%) IT Security Consultant
7 14 (7.95%) IT Consultant
8 13 (7.39%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) Desktop Support
10 11 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
11 9 (5.11%) Rollout Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (4.55%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.05%) .NET
2 24 (13.64%) HTML
3 21 (11.93%) ASP.NET
4 17 (9.66%) WPF
4 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (9.09%) CSS
6 14 (7.95%) jQuery
7 10 (5.68%) HTML5
7 10 (5.68%) WinForms
8 9 (5.11%) WCF
8 9 (5.11%) Spring.NET
8 9 (5.11%) XML
8 9 (5.11%) Castle Windsor
8 9 (5.11%) Ninject
8 9 (5.11%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (4.55%) LINQ
10 7 (3.98%) Web Services
11 6 (3.41%) Ajax
12 5 (2.84%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.11%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.55%) Tandem
4 7 (3.98%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.84%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.27%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.70%) iPad
7 3 (1.70%) User Experience
7 3 (1.70%) DTV
7 3 (1.70%) CUDA
7 3 (1.70%) Physics
8 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Social Network
9 1 (0.57%) GIS
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.73%) Linux
2 32 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 24 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 17 (9.66%) UNIX
5 16 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 16 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (8.52%) Android
7 12 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 8 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.70%) Solaris
11 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.09%) ITIL
2 26 (14.77%) PRINCE2
3 25 (14.20%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (7.95%) Scrum
5 14 (7.95%) Information Security
5 14 (7.95%) MVC
5 14 (7.95%) Database Security
6 11 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (5.68%) TDD
8 9 (5.11%) Web Development
8 9 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (5.11%) Kanban
8 9 (5.11%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (5.11%) MVVM
9 8 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 8 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.39%) SQL
2 36 (20.45%) C#
3 17 (9.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.95%) C++
5 11 (6.25%) Java
6 5 (2.84%) C
7 4 (2.27%) Perl
7 4 (2.27%) Python
8 3 (1.70%) VC++
9 1 (0.57%) VB
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (14.20%) CISSP
1 25 (14.20%) CISA
1 25 (14.20%) CISM
1 25 (14.20%) PCI QSA
2 19 (10.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.95%) Degree
4 13 (7.39%) MCSE
5 12 (6.82%) CCNA
5 12 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.25%) MCSA
7 7 (3.98%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (14.20%) COBIT
2 25 (14.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (7.95%) PCI DSS
4 13 (7.39%) QA
5 12 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.52%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.41%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.41%) vSphere
5 4 (2.27%) XenApp
5 4 (2.27%) XenServer
5 4 (2.27%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (14.20%) SCCM
2 5 (2.84%) SCOM
3 3 (1.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.14%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.57%) Nagios
5 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 67 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.45%) VMware
3 15 (8.52%) Oracle
4 14 (7.95%) Cisco
5 9 (5.11%) Citrix
6 7 (3.98%) SAP
7 6 (3.41%) HP
7 6 (3.41%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.84%) Dell
9 4 (2.27%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.27%) Veeam
10 3 (1.70%) Veritas
11 2 (1.14%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.14%) Siebel
11 2 (1.14%) Sybase
11 2 (1.14%) Kaseya
11 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.57%) F5
12 1 (0.57%) Facebook
12 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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