The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 23.53% 56.82% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 2
Average salary £24,500 £47,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.42% +111.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 23.53% 68.18% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 4
Average salary £25,750 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.77% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Windows
Salary Trend in Street

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

Windows Salary Trend in Street

Windows
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Street region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Street

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 9 (81.82%) DHCP
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) FTP
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (27.27%) Kerio
7 3 (27.27%) Kerio MailServer
7 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
7 3 (27.27%) Mitel
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) NEC
7 3 (27.27%) SAP Business One
7 3 (27.27%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
7 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
7 3 (27.27%) Infor
7 3 (27.27%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X Server
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) CCA
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Kerio MailServer
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Kerio
2 3 (27.27%) Mitel
2 3 (27.27%) NEC
2 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
2 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
2 3 (27.27%) Infor
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 2 (18.18%) VMware