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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 19.35% 10.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 71.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £25,000 £33,300 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 51.61% 14.29% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £33,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.10% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (63.16%) Asset Management
2 9 (47.37%) Service Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 8 (42.11%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (42.11%) Graphic Design
3 8 (42.11%) Photography
3 8 (42.11%) 3D Modelling
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
6 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.79%) Reuters
7 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) iPad
7 3 (15.79%) iPhone
7 3 (15.79%) Lync
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
7 3 (15.79%) SCCM
7 3 (15.79%) SCOM
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (15.79%) Lync
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) WorkSite
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.26%) PABX
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Extranet
2 1 (5.26%) 3G
2 1 (5.26%) ADSL
2 1 (5.26%) Broadband
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) 3D Graphics
1 8 (42.11%) Graphic Design
1 8 (42.11%) Photography
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.79%) iPhone
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Asset Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Service Management
3 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 8 (42.11%) 3D Modelling
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Market Research
7 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Reuters
2 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) ProCurve