The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 65 71 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 18.06% 10.04% 18.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.66% 57.26% 60.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 87
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 124 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.50% 17.54% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 110 142
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows Salary Trend in Slough

Windows
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Slough region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 82 (59.85%) Windows Server
2 71 (51.82%) VMware
3 68 (49.64%) Active Directory
4 55 (40.15%) Linux
5 47 (34.31%) Microsoft
6 46 (33.58%) ITIL
7 44 (32.12%) Cisco
8 43 (31.39%) Firewall
9 34 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (21.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
12 26 (18.98%) LAN
13 25 (18.25%) Data Centre
14 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
14 22 (16.06%) HP
15 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (15.33%) DNS
16 20 (14.60%) SAN
16 20 (14.60%) Hyper-V
16 20 (14.60%) Office 365
17 19 (13.87%) WSUS
17 19 (13.87%) SCCM
17 19 (13.87%) IBM
17 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
17 19 (13.87%) WAN
18 18 (13.14%) DHCP
18 18 (13.14%) SQL
19 17 (12.41%) TCP/IP
19 17 (12.41%) NetApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.11%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.92%) IIS
6 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.46%) Apache
8 2 (1.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.73%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.60%) Office 365
2 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.11%) SaaS
4 6 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (31.39%) Firewall
2 26 (18.98%) LAN
3 21 (15.33%) DNS
4 20 (14.60%) SAN
5 19 (13.87%) WAN
6 18 (13.14%) DHCP
7 17 (12.41%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (12.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (12.41%) TCP/IP
8 15 (10.95%) Wireless
9 14 (10.22%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (5.11%) MPLS
10 7 (5.11%) Network Security
10 7 (5.11%) VoIP
10 7 (5.11%) VPN
11 6 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.92%) FTP
12 4 (2.92%) HTTP
12 4 (2.92%) SNMP
12 4 (2.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.19%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.46%) MySQL
7 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.73%) Selenium
2 1 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.11%) Finance
3 6 (4.38%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) French Language
4 3 (2.19%) German Language
4 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.19%) Retail
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Avionics
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Support Engineer
2 29 (21.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (16.79%) IT Engineer
4 15 (10.95%) IT Support
5 14 (10.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) Network Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) Operations Manager
10 7 (5.11%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.11%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) IT Manager
10 7 (5.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) .NET
2 5 (3.65%) Middleware
2 5 (3.65%) SOAP
3 4 (2.92%) HTML
3 4 (2.92%) REST
3 4 (2.92%) XML
4 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.46%) CSS
5 2 (1.46%) Web Services
6 1 (0.73%) LAMP
6 1 (0.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.11%) Clustering
3 6 (4.38%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.38%) iPad
3 6 (4.38%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.92%) AS400
4 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.92%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.92%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.19%) iPhone
5 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (59.85%) Windows Server
2 55 (40.15%) Linux
3 34 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
6 17 (12.41%) Windows 8
7 16 (11.68%) Unix
8 14 (10.22%) AIX
9 10 (7.30%) CentOS
9 10 (7.30%) Windows 10
10 9 (6.57%) Data ONTAP
10 9 (6.57%) Windows XP
11 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (5.11%) Android
13 5 (3.65%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.92%) zOS
15 3 (2.19%) Solaris
15 3 (2.19%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.73%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.58%) ITIL
2 12 (8.76%) Mentoring
2 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
3 11 (8.03%) Service Management
4 10 (7.30%) Logistics
5 8 (5.84%) Change Management
5 8 (5.84%) Migration
5 8 (5.84%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (5.84%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.11%) SDLC
7 6 (4.38%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (3.65%) Change Control
8 5 (3.65%) High Availability
8 5 (3.65%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (2.92%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.92%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.14%) SQL
2 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.84%) C
4 7 (5.11%) Java
5 6 (4.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.92%) ActionScript
6 4 (2.92%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.19%) C#
8 2 (1.46%) C++
8 2 (1.46%) Python
9 1 (0.73%) COBOL
9 1 (0.73%) Fortran
9 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.73%) Pascal
9 1 (0.73%) Perl
9 1 (0.73%) PHP
9 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.73%) VB
9 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.95%) CCNA
3 14 (10.22%) Degree
4 13 (9.49%) MCSE
4 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.84%) CCNP
7 6 (4.38%) MCSA
7 6 (4.38%) NCDA
8 5 (3.65%) CISSP
8 5 (3.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.92%) CCDA
9 4 (2.92%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (2.19%) GCIH
11 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.46%) MCP
11 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.73%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.73%) MCITP
12 1 (0.73%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.68%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) HIPAA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.19%) QA
4 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (49.64%) Active Directory
2 30 (21.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.60%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.22%) vSphere
5 9 (6.57%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.57%) XenApp
6 7 (5.11%) XenDesktop
6 7 (5.11%) XenServer
7 6 (4.38%) Firmware
7 6 (4.38%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.73%) KVM
9 1 (0.73%) UAG
9 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (13.87%) SCCM
1 19 (13.87%) WSUS
2 7 (5.11%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.38%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (4.38%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.65%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.92%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.19%) Grafana
6 3 (2.19%) SCOM
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.46%) Nagios
7 2 (1.46%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.73%) Ansible
8 1 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.73%) cPanel
8 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.73%) Plesk
8 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (51.82%) VMware
2 47 (34.31%) Microsoft
3 44 (32.12%) Cisco
4 22 (16.06%) HP
5 19 (13.87%) IBM
6 17 (12.41%) NetApp
7 14 (10.22%) Citrix
8 11 (8.03%) Dell
9 9 (6.57%) Veeam
10 6 (4.38%) Avaya
10 6 (4.38%) Juniper
10 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.38%) Symantec
11 5 (3.65%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.92%) Axway
12 4 (2.92%) F5
12 4 (2.92%) Kaspersky
12 4 (2.92%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.92%) MobileIron
12 4 (2.92%) Palo Alto
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