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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 290 372 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.19% 16.73% 19.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.23% 60.59% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 231 301 342
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 £28,500 £22,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
614 614 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.28% 27.61% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 517 468 518
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 30 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 336 (51.38%) Linux
2 219 (33.49%) VMware
3 215 (32.87%) Microsoft
4 196 (29.97%) Windows Server
5 195 (29.82%) SQL Server
6 185 (28.29%) Unix
7 180 (27.52%) Active Directory
8 178 (27.22%) Firewall
9 165 (25.23%) TCP/IP
10 155 (23.70%) SQL
11 144 (22.02%) Cisco
11 144 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 137 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 112 (17.13%) SAN
14 108 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (16.21%) .NET
16 105 (16.06%) Degree
17 102 (15.60%) Web Services
18 99 (15.14%) Java
19 94 (14.37%) Oracle
19 94 (14.37%) Red Hat
20 93 (14.22%) ITIL
21 90 (13.76%) Perl
22 89 (13.61%) Finance
23 88 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
24 86 (13.15%) Hyper-V
25 83 (12.69%) DNS
26 81 (12.39%) SaaS
27 80 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 80 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003

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 76 (11.62%) IIS
2 74 (11.31%) JBoss
3 73 (11.16%) Apache
4 66 (10.09%) Tomcat
5 54 (8.26%) MS Exchange
6 52 (7.95%) WebSphere
7 46 (7.03%) WebLogic
8 43 (6.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 38 (5.81%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (3.82%) Skype for Business
11 18 (2.75%) SharePoint
12 16 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (2.29%) OpenStack
14 11 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (1.22%) IBM Domino
17 6 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.92%) MQSeries
18 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
18 5 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 76 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.05%) MS Office
3 8 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (12.39%) SaaS
2 78 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (7.80%) Office 365
4 13 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.68%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.68%) PaaS
6 7 (1.07%) IaaS
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.61%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 178 (27.22%) Firewall
2 165 (25.23%) TCP/IP
3 112 (17.13%) SAN
4 83 (12.69%) DNS
5 66 (10.09%) HTTP
5 66 (10.09%) LDAP
6 65 (9.94%) NAS
7 58 (8.87%) VPN
8 52 (7.95%) LAN
9 49 (7.49%) WAN
10 43 (6.57%) DHCP
11 34 (5.20%) SMTP
12 33 (5.05%) Wireless
13 23 (3.52%) Network Security
14 22 (3.36%) Internet
14 22 (3.36%) SSL
15 19 (2.91%) VoIP
16 16 (2.45%) UMTS
16 16 (2.45%) Wireshark
17 15 (2.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.16%) MySQL
3 57 (8.72%) Relational Database
4 47 (7.19%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.06%) Big Data
6 16 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.83%) HBase
10 11 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.61%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.31%) DTS
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (5.05%) Subversion
2 28 (4.28%) JIRA
3 19 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 16 (2.45%) Eclipse
6 13 (1.99%) AQtime
6 13 (1.99%) WebLOAD
7 12 (1.83%) gulp
8 11 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.22%) JUnit
10 8 (1.22%) TestNG
11 7 (1.07%) Maven
12 4 (0.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (0.61%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.61%) NUnit
13 3 (0.46%) Ant
13 3 (0.46%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (13.61%) Finance
2 48 (7.34%) German Language
3 32 (4.89%) French Language
4 28 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.67%) Banking
6 8 (1.22%) Marketing
7 7 (1.07%) Retail
8 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.76%) Legal
8 5 (0.76%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.61%) Advertising
10 3 (0.46%) Billing
10 3 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Games
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (18.65%) Support Engineer
2 88 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
3 77 (11.77%) Developer
4 75 (11.47%) Analyst
5 64 (9.79%) Applications Support
6 56 (8.56%) Technical Support
7 55 (8.41%) Security Engineer
8 50 (7.65%) Linux Support
9 49 (7.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 47 (7.19%) Technical Engineer
11 45 (6.88%) Network Engineer
12 41 (6.27%) Support Analyst
13 40 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
14 34 (5.20%) Juniper Engineer
15 33 (5.05%) Web Engineer
16 31 (4.74%) Applications Engineer
16 31 (4.74%) Applications Support Engineer
16 31 (4.74%) Web Applications Support
17 28 (4.28%) Software Engineer
18 27 (4.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (16.21%) .NET
2 102 (15.60%) Web Services
3 59 (9.02%) HTML
4 54 (8.26%) CSS
5 48 (7.34%) LAMP
6 39 (5.96%) jQuery
7 27 (4.13%) JSON
8 24 (3.67%) ASP.NET
9 22 (3.36%) Middleware
9 22 (3.36%) WCF
10 20 (3.06%) AngularJS
10 20 (3.06%) JSP
11 14 (2.14%) HTML5
11 14 (2.14%) XML
12 13 (1.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (1.99%) CSS3
12 13 (1.99%) MAPI
13 12 (1.83%) RESTful
13 12 (1.83%) Sass
13 12 (1.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 60 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 40 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.36%) Clustering
4 22 (3.36%) Replication
5 15 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.99%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.83%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.38%) FMCG
9 9 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.38%) Xbox
10 7 (1.07%) IVR
10 7 (1.07%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.92%) PKI
12 5 (0.76%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.76%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.61%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 336 (51.38%) Linux
2 196 (29.97%) Windows Server
3 185 (28.29%) Unix
4 144 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (9.02%) Windows 2000
8 51 (7.80%) Solaris
9 46 (7.03%) Windows 7
10 24 (3.67%) Android
11 23 (3.52%) Windows 10
12 17 (2.60%) Windows NT
13 16 (2.45%) Apple iOS
14 13 (1.99%) CentOS
14 13 (1.99%) Ubuntu
14 13 (1.99%) Windows Phone
14 13 (1.99%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.83%) Debian
16 11 (1.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.22%) ITIL
3 71 (10.86%) Scrum
4 65 (9.94%) TDD
5 55 (8.41%) BDD
6 48 (7.34%) Mentoring
7 46 (7.03%) Presales
8 40 (6.12%) Web Operations
9 39 (5.96%) OO
10 38 (5.81%) Software Engineering
11 34 (5.20%) High Availability
12 33 (5.05%) Configuration Management
13 30 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (4.59%) Service Delivery
14 27 (4.13%) SDLC
15 26 (3.98%) Open Source
16 25 (3.82%) Data Loss Prevention
16 25 (3.82%) Project Management
17 23 (3.52%) DevOps
17 23 (3.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.70%) SQL
2 99 (15.14%) Java
3 90 (13.76%) Perl
4 74 (11.31%) Bash Shell
5 69 (10.55%) C#
6 67 (10.24%) C++
7 63 (9.63%) PowerShell
8 53 (8.10%) JavaScript
9 51 (7.80%) Python
10 38 (5.81%) C
11 16 (2.45%) Ruby
12 15 (2.29%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.68%) PHP
14 8 (1.22%) R
14 8 (1.22%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.92%) Tcl
16 5 (0.76%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.61%) VB
18 1 (0.15%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (16.06%) Degree
2 55 (8.41%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (6.57%) CCNA
4 27 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.82%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.36%) MCSE
7 20 (3.06%) CCIE
7 20 (3.06%) CCNP
8 17 (2.60%) CISSP
9 16 (2.45%) DV Cleared
10 14 (2.14%) CCIP
10 14 (2.14%) CCSA
10 14 (2.14%) CCSP
11 13 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.99%) SC Cleared
12 12 (1.83%) CEH
13 11 (1.68%) GCIA
13 11 (1.68%) GCIH
14 9 (1.38%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.26%) SLA
2 26 (3.98%) QA
3 13 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.22%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) COSO
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 180 (27.52%) Active Directory
2 137 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (13.15%) Hyper-V
4 52 (7.95%) vSphere
5 42 (6.42%) Oracle RAC
6 38 (5.81%) VMware ESX
7 19 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.14%) vCloud
9 12 (1.83%) HDFS
9 12 (1.83%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.22%) DFS Replication
11 8 (1.22%) XenApp
11 8 (1.22%) XenServer
12 7 (1.07%) Squid
13 5 (0.76%) KVM
13 5 (0.76%) qmail
13 5 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (8.41%) SCCM
2 46 (7.03%) Puppet
3 38 (5.81%) OpenAM
4 32 (4.89%) WSUS
5 20 (3.06%) Backup Exec
6 18 (2.75%) yum
7 17 (2.60%) Perfmon
8 15 (2.29%) SCOM
9 13 (1.99%) Nagios
9 13 (1.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 12 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
11 11 (1.68%) Cacti
12 9 (1.38%) Legato
12 9 (1.38%) NetBackup
13 8 (1.22%) Kibana
13 8 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 8 (1.22%) WMI
14 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 6 (0.92%) Simpana
Vendors
1 219 (33.49%) VMware
2 215 (32.87%) Microsoft
3 144 (22.02%) Cisco
4 94 (14.37%) Oracle
4 94 (14.37%) Red Hat
5 72 (11.01%) Citrix
6 68 (10.40%) CheckPoint
7 63 (9.63%) Juniper
8 44 (6.73%) F5
9 43 (6.57%) Palo Alto
10 42 (6.42%) HP
11 40 (6.12%) Sun
12 36 (5.50%) EMC
13 26 (3.98%) Veeam
14 21 (3.21%) Blue Coat
15 20 (3.06%) NetApp
16 19 (2.91%) Crossbeam
16 19 (2.91%) Sourcefire
17 16 (2.45%) Veritas
18 14 (2.14%) Qualys
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