The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 52.73% 52.00% 22.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 4
Average salary £44,375 £29,000 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.01% -26.56%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sidcup region.

Operating Systems Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 52.73% 52.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 4
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -3.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Sidcup region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Windows
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sidcup

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 38 (73.08%) Cisco
2 32 (61.54%) MS Exchange
3 29 (55.77%) Firewall
4 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (44.23%) VMware
6 20 (38.46%) MS Office
6 20 (38.46%) HP
6 20 (38.46%) Windows 8
7 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (34.62%) Citrix
8 17 (32.69%) SAN
8 17 (32.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (30.77%) Mac OS X
10 15 (28.85%) VMware ESX
10 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (28.85%) iSCSI
10 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (28.85%) NAS
10 15 (28.85%) vSphere
10 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (26.92%) Avaya
11 14 (26.92%) Blackberry
12 13 (25.00%) XenApp
13 11 (21.15%) Advertising
14 10 (19.23%) Windows XP
14 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (19.23%) DFS Replication
15 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (17.31%) ITIL
15 9 (17.31%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 32 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 17 (32.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (9.62%) Lync
6 4 (7.69%) IIS
7 3 (5.77%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) SAN
3 15 (28.85%) iSCSI
3 15 (28.85%) NAS
4 8 (15.38%) Wireless
5 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.62%) DNS
5 5 (9.62%) SSL
6 4 (7.69%) Internet
7 3 (5.77%) Network Security
8 2 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.15%) Advertising
2 6 (11.54%) Legal
3 5 (9.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (26.92%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Project Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Citrix Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.77%) WCF
1 3 (5.77%) jQuery
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.77%) HTML5
1 3 (5.77%) REST
1 3 (5.77%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (5.77%) Backbone.js
1 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (5.77%) Kendo UI
1 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (38.46%) Windows 8
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (30.77%) Mac OS X
5 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (9.62%) Cyber Security
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.77%) SOA
5 3 (5.77%) B2B
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) MVC
5 3 (5.77%) Line Management
5 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) C#
1 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) MCSE
1 5 (9.62%) CCNA
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (9.62%) MCITP
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) VMware ESX
1 15 (28.85%) vSphere
2 13 (25.00%) XenApp
3 10 (19.23%) DFS Replication
4 8 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 5 (9.62%) Xen
6 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.62%) XenServer
7 3 (5.77%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) Cisco
2 23 (44.23%) VMware
3 20 (38.46%) HP
4 18 (34.62%) Citrix
5 14 (26.92%) Avaya
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.38%) Apple
8 4 (7.69%) Websense
8 4 (7.69%) Radware
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £48000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago