The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sidcup region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 31.25% 29.03% 71.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 41.67% 29.03% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
Average salary £50,500 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.42% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (56.67%) Citrix
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
4 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (36.67%) NAS
6 10 (33.33%) vSphere
6 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (33.33%) HP
6 10 (33.33%) SAN
6 10 (33.33%) VMware
6 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (30.00%) SLA
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) Advertising
8 8 (26.67%) Wireless
9 7 (23.33%) VoIP
9 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) QA
10 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
10 6 (20.00%) DFS Replication
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (16.67%) Time Management
11 5 (16.67%) Legal
11 5 (16.67%) Document Management
11 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (16.67%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) NAS
2 10 (33.33%) SAN
3 8 (26.67%) Wireless
4 7 (23.33%) VoIP
5 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) FTP
8 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Advertising
2 5 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) QA Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Time Management
3 5 (16.67%) Document Management
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Release Management
4 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.00%) DSDM
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) vSphere
1 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 6 (20.00%) DFS Replication
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Citrix
2 13 (43.33%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Avaya