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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 89 107 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 23.54% 23.06% 24.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.46% 68.15% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 95
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
130 157 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.39% 33.84% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 120
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 70 (43.48%) C#
2 68 (42.24%) .NET
3 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (32.30%) SQL
5 47 (29.19%) BDD
6 45 (27.95%) TDD
7 41 (25.47%) Degree
7 41 (25.47%) WPF
8 38 (23.60%) Telecoms
8 38 (23.60%) ASP.NET
8 38 (23.60%) Microsoft
9 37 (22.98%) Software Engineering
10 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
11 35 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (19.88%) Scrum
13 31 (19.25%) Oracle
14 27 (16.77%) MVC
15 26 (16.15%) C++
16 24 (14.91%) JavaScript
16 24 (14.91%) WCF
17 23 (14.29%) Java
17 23 (14.29%) Windows XP
17 23 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 21 (13.04%) LINQ
18 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
18 21 (13.04%) HTML
19 20 (12.42%) CSS
19 20 (12.42%) WinForms
19 20 (12.42%) NUnit
19 20 (12.42%) Streaming Music

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (6.21%) Apache
1 10 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 7 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.73%) IIS
4 4 (2.48%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.86%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) MTS
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
1 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.70%) VPN
2 14 (8.70%) DNS
2 14 (8.70%) HTTP
3 11 (6.83%) GSM
3 11 (6.83%) FTP
4 10 (6.21%) UMTS
5 8 (4.97%) Firewall
5 8 (4.97%) LTE
6 7 (4.35%) SAN
7 6 (3.73%) WAN
8 5 (3.11%) VoIP
8 5 (3.11%) LAN
8 5 (3.11%) 3G
8 5 (3.11%) NAS
8 5 (3.11%) 2G
8 5 (3.11%) 4G
9 4 (2.48%) VLAN
9 4 (2.48%) DHCP
10 3 (1.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.59%) HBase
4 7 (4.35%) Redis
4 7 (4.35%) Big Data
4 7 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 7 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.11%) MySQL
6 4 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) OLTP
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (12.42%) NUnit
1 20 (12.42%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (12.42%) Moq
2 6 (3.73%) JIRA
3 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.86%) Subversion
3 3 (1.86%) Maven
3 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
5 1 (0.62%) TestNG
5 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.62%) Ant
5 1 (0.62%) JUnit
5 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
General
1 38 (23.60%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.18%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.21%) Finance
4 4 (2.48%) Banking
5 3 (1.86%) Electronics
5 3 (1.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (41.61%) Developer
2 42 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.01%) Software Engineer
4 28 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 25 (15.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 23 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 22 (13.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (11.18%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (8.70%) Analyst
9 14 (8.70%) Support Engineer
10 12 (7.45%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.83%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 11 (6.83%) Real Time Engineer
12 10 (6.21%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (5.59%) Senior C# Software Engineer
14 8 (4.97%) Service Analyst
14 8 (4.97%) Service Desk Analyst
15 7 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (42.24%) .NET
2 41 (25.47%) WPF
3 38 (23.60%) ASP.NET
4 35 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (14.91%) WCF
6 21 (13.04%) LINQ
6 21 (13.04%) HTML
7 20 (12.42%) CSS
7 20 (12.42%) WinForms
7 20 (12.42%) NHibernate
8 19 (11.80%) HTML5
9 16 (9.94%) jQuery
10 11 (6.83%) Ajax
10 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (4.97%) SOAP
11 8 (4.97%) Web Services
12 7 (4.35%) Kafka
13 5 (3.11%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.11%) REST
14 3 (1.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) Streaming Music
2 18 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.45%) Device Driver
4 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.73%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.86%) DTV
8 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.24%) Replication
9 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.62%) GIS
10 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.62%) Clustering
10 1 (0.62%) Physics
10 1 (0.62%) User Experience
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 19 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (11.18%) Linux
4 13 (8.07%) Windows 7
5 12 (7.45%) Windows 2000
5 12 (7.45%) Windows NT
6 10 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.97%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.97%) UNIX
8 7 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.35%) Android
8 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.48%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (1.24%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.62%) AIX
11 1 (0.62%) Solaris
11 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.19%) BDD
3 45 (27.95%) TDD
4 37 (22.98%) Software Engineering
5 32 (19.88%) Scrum
6 27 (16.77%) MVC
7 20 (12.42%) MVVM
7 20 (12.42%) Web Application Development
7 20 (12.42%) Kanban
8 13 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.45%) Multithreading
10 11 (6.83%) Web Development
10 11 (6.83%) ITIL
11 10 (6.21%) Release Management
12 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Office Automation
12 8 (4.97%) Office Automation
13 7 (4.35%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.35%) Open Source
13 7 (4.35%) UML
13 7 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 70 (43.48%) C#
2 52 (32.30%) SQL
3 26 (16.15%) C++
4 24 (14.91%) JavaScript
5 23 (14.29%) Java
6 12 (7.45%) VC++
7 7 (4.35%) Python
7 7 (4.35%) Scala
8 6 (3.73%) Perl
9 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.48%) Delphi
11 3 (1.86%) C
11 3 (1.86%) F#
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.62%) COBOL
12 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (25.47%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.11%) MCP
4 4 (2.48%) MCSE
4 4 (2.48%) ISEB
4 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.48%) MCITP
5 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.24%) CCNA
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.24%) MCSA
7 1 (0.62%) CCIE
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) CISSP
7 1 (0.62%) RHCE
7 1 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) COBIT
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.35%) HDFS
5 3 (1.86%) vSphere
5 3 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.25%) Oracle
3 15 (9.32%) VMware
4 6 (3.73%) Cisco
4 6 (3.73%) Citrix
5 4 (2.48%) HP
6 3 (1.86%) Apple
6 3 (1.86%) Sybase
6 3 (1.86%) SAP
6 3 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.24%) F5
7 2 (1.24%) Juniper
8 1 (0.62%) Nokia
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.62%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.62%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.62%) Qualys
8 1 (0.62%) Barracuda Networks
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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