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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 42.86% 32.35% 50.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 3
Average salary £39,000 £67,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +104.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £49,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £70,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
21 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 42.86% 32.35% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 3
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £49,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £37,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) MS Office
4 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 11 (34.38%) Avaya
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
5 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
6 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
7 9 (28.13%) MCSE
7 9 (28.13%) CCNA
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) MCITP
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 8 (25.00%) HP
8 8 (25.00%) Apple
8 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (25.00%) NAS
8 8 (25.00%) XenApp
8 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 7 (21.88%) SAN
9 7 (21.88%) Wireless
9 7 (21.88%) Advertising
9 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
9 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) NAS
3 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 7 (21.88%) Wireless
3 7 (21.88%) iSCSI
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Support
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Citrix Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.50%) Release Management
4 3 (9.38%) DSDM
5 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCSE
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCITP
3 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) XenApp
1 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (21.88%) DFS Replication
2 7 (21.88%) vSphere
2 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
3 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) Avaya
5 9 (28.13%) VMware
6 8 (25.00%) Apple
6 8 (25.00%) HP