The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 315 410 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.18% 17.50% 16.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.85% 66.13% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 321 274
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
596 620 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.39% 26.46% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 534 480 480
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Salary Trend in Reading

Windows
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Windows.

1 322 (46.26%) Linux
2 239 (34.34%) Windows Server
3 223 (32.04%) VMware
4 221 (31.75%) Active Directory
5 219 (31.47%) Microsoft
6 216 (31.03%) Firewall
7 193 (27.73%) Cisco
8 184 (26.44%) Unix
9 176 (25.29%) SQL Server
10 173 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 167 (23.99%) SQL
12 154 (22.13%) TCP/IP
13 125 (17.96%) ITIL
14 119 (17.10%) SAN
15 116 (16.67%) .NET
15 116 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 113 (16.24%) Degree
17 104 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 102 (14.66%) DNS
19 98 (14.08%) Hyper-V
20 93 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
21 92 (13.22%) Web Services
22 87 (12.50%) Java
22 87 (12.50%) Finance
23 86 (12.36%) CheckPoint
24 84 (12.07%) Oracle
24 84 (12.07%) Citrix
25 82 (11.78%) Windows Server 2003
26 81 (11.64%) Data Centre
27 79 (11.35%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 77 (11.06%) MS Exchange
2 72 (10.34%) IIS
3 65 (9.34%) Apache
4 60 (8.62%) JBoss
5 53 (7.61%) Tomcat
6 42 (6.03%) WebSphere
7 37 (5.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 35 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
9 31 (4.45%) Skype for Business
10 29 (4.17%) WebLogic
11 27 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (2.73%) OpenStack
13 18 (2.59%) SharePoint
14 16 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (1.72%) IBM Domino
16 11 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 9 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
18 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
19 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
20 6 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 78 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.74%) MS Office
3 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 67 (9.63%) SaaS
2 64 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (7.04%) Office 365
4 13 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.43%) IaaS
5 3 (0.43%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.43%) PaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 216 (31.03%) Firewall
2 154 (22.13%) TCP/IP
3 119 (17.10%) SAN
4 102 (14.66%) DNS
5 64 (9.20%) HTTP
6 60 (8.62%) NAS
7 59 (8.48%) DHCP
7 59 (8.48%) VPN
8 52 (7.47%) LDAP
9 45 (6.47%) LAN
10 42 (6.03%) WAN
11 40 (5.75%) Wireless
12 31 (4.45%) Network Security
12 31 (4.45%) SMTP
13 28 (4.02%) Internet
14 27 (3.88%) SSL
15 25 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
16 24 (3.45%) VLAN
17 23 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
18 21 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 66 (9.48%) MySQL
3 46 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.46%) RDBMS
5 26 (3.74%) Big Data
6 21 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (1.87%) HBase
9 12 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.57%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.57%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.43%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (3.45%) JIRA
2 23 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 15 (2.16%) gulp
6 15 (2.16%) Subversion
7 14 (2.01%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.01%) WebLOAD
8 13 (1.87%) AQtime
8 13 (1.87%) Maven
9 10 (1.44%) JUnit
9 10 (1.44%) TestNG
10 9 (1.29%) Ant
11 8 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 8 (1.15%) Bugzilla
11 8 (1.15%) NUnit
11 8 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.72%) Xcode
13 4 (0.57%) NetBeans
General
1 87 (12.50%) Finance
2 48 (6.90%) German Language
3 26 (3.74%) French Language
4 25 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.72%) Banking
6 8 (1.15%) Legal
6 8 (1.15%) Retail
7 5 (0.72%) Advertising
7 5 (0.72%) Marketing
8 3 (0.43%) Billing
8 3 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (18.53%) Support Engineer
2 91 (13.07%) Developer
3 83 (11.93%) Analyst
4 61 (8.76%) Linux Engineer
5 57 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 55 (7.90%) Applications Support
7 54 (7.76%) Network Engineer
7 54 (7.76%) Security Engineer
8 48 (6.90%) Technical Support
9 45 (6.47%) Support Analyst
10 41 (5.89%) Technical Engineer
11 35 (5.03%) Cisco Engineer
12 34 (4.89%) Linux Support
13 33 (4.74%) Technical Support Engineer
13 33 (4.74%) Web Engineer
14 30 (4.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 30 (4.31%) IT Engineer
14 30 (4.31%) Windows Engineer
15 29 (4.17%) C# Developer
15 29 (4.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (16.67%) .NET
2 92 (13.22%) Web Services
3 74 (10.63%) HTML
4 65 (9.34%) CSS
5 50 (7.18%) jQuery
6 36 (5.17%) LAMP
7 35 (5.03%) ASP.NET
8 31 (4.45%) WCF
9 28 (4.02%) AngularJS
10 23 (3.30%) JSP
11 20 (2.87%) JSON
11 20 (2.87%) XML
12 18 (2.59%) HTML5
13 17 (2.44%) CSS3
14 15 (2.16%) RESTful
15 14 (2.01%) Sass
16 13 (1.87%) MAPI
16 13 (1.87%) WinForms
17 12 (1.72%) LINQ
18 11 (1.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.64%) Data Centre
2 58 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 50 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.02%) Clustering
5 18 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.59%) Replication
6 13 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.44%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.44%) EMC VNX
7 10 (1.44%) FMCG
7 10 (1.44%) Xbox
8 9 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.15%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.01%) Fintech
11 6 (0.86%) User Experience
12 5 (0.72%) HP Storage
12 5 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.57%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 322 (46.26%) Linux
2 239 (34.34%) Windows Server
3 184 (26.44%) Unix
4 173 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (11.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 64 (9.20%) Windows 2000
8 54 (7.76%) Solaris
9 49 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (5.32%) Windows 7
11 31 (4.45%) Android
12 20 (2.87%) Apple iOS
13 19 (2.73%) Windows NT
14 15 (2.16%) Windows 10
14 15 (2.16%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.72%) CentOS
15 12 (1.72%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.44%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.86%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (17.96%) ITIL
2 93 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (8.33%) Scrum
4 55 (7.90%) Mentoring
5 49 (7.04%) TDD
6 42 (6.03%) Presales
7 38 (5.46%) OO
8 35 (5.03%) Information Security
8 35 (5.03%) Software Engineering
9 33 (4.74%) Web Operations
10 32 (4.60%) BDD
10 32 (4.60%) High Availability
11 31 (4.45%) Risk Management
12 30 (4.31%) Migration
12 30 (4.31%) Network Design
13 29 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (4.17%) Data Management
13 29 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
13 29 (4.17%) SDLC
13 29 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 167 (23.99%) SQL
2 87 (12.50%) Java
3 79 (11.35%) C#
4 77 (11.06%) Perl
5 62 (8.91%) JavaScript
6 60 (8.62%) C++
6 60 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 34 (4.89%) Python
8 33 (4.74%) Bash Shell
9 23 (3.30%) C
10 21 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.73%) Ruby
12 16 (2.30%) PHP
13 11 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.29%) R
15 8 (1.15%) VB
16 6 (0.86%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.72%) Apple Swift
17 5 (0.72%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (16.24%) Degree
2 66 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (5.75%) CCNA
4 37 (5.32%) CCIE
5 34 (4.89%) CCNP
6 24 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (2.87%) Security Cleared
8 18 (2.59%) CCIP
8 18 (2.59%) CCSA
8 18 (2.59%) CCSP
9 16 (2.30%) MCSE
10 15 (2.16%) CISSP
11 12 (1.72%) MCITP
11 12 (1.72%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.58%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.29%) CEH
14 9 (1.29%) GCIA
14 9 (1.29%) GCIH
15 7 (1.01%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.90%) SLA
2 30 (4.31%) QA
3 12 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
7 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 221 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 116 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (14.08%) Hyper-V
4 46 (6.61%) vSphere
5 36 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
6 33 (4.74%) VMware ESX
7 26 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.16%) XenServer
9 13 (1.87%) HDFS
10 9 (1.29%) Squid
11 8 (1.15%) NFS
11 8 (1.15%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.72%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.72%) qmail
13 4 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.57%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.57%) KVM
13 4 (0.57%) NDS
13 4 (0.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 4 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 62 (8.91%) SCCM
2 42 (6.03%) Puppet
3 35 (5.03%) OpenAM
4 31 (4.45%) Backup Exec
5 23 (3.30%) WSUS
6 21 (3.02%) NetBackup
7 16 (2.30%) SCOM
8 15 (2.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 15 (2.16%) Simpana
9 13 (1.87%) Nagios
9 13 (1.87%) Perfmon
10 12 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 11 (1.58%) Cacti
11 11 (1.58%) Legato
11 11 (1.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (1.15%) SCDPM
14 6 (0.86%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.86%) SmokePing
15 5 (0.72%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 223 (32.04%) VMware
2 219 (31.47%) Microsoft
3 193 (27.73%) Cisco
4 86 (12.36%) CheckPoint
5 84 (12.07%) Citrix
5 84 (12.07%) Oracle
6 74 (10.63%) Red Hat
7 73 (10.49%) Juniper
8 61 (8.76%) HP
9 58 (8.33%) EMC
10 53 (7.61%) F5
11 49 (7.04%) Palo Alto
12 45 (6.47%) Veeam
13 38 (5.46%) Blue Coat
14 34 (4.89%) Sun
15 30 (4.31%) Crossbeam
15 30 (4.31%) Sourcefire
16 25 (3.59%) Symantec
17 24 (3.45%) NetApp
18 19 (2.73%) 3PAR
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