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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 35.14% 21.43% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.47% 63.16% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 2
Average salary £48,650 £33,300 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.09% -58.37%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
17 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 45.95% 33.93% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 2
Average salary £45,000 £33,300 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -58.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Street region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Street

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Service Management
3 9 (39.13%) Asset Management
4 8 (34.78%) Workflow
4 8 (34.78%) Graphic Design
4 8 (34.78%) Photography
4 8 (34.78%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) 3D Modelling
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) vSphere
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
7 4 (17.39%) MCITP
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
7 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (17.39%) IIS
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DHCP
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) FTP
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) ADSL
3 1 (4.35%) Broadband
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) Extranet
3 1 (4.35%) 3G
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (4.35%) French Language
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) IT Services Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
1 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Service Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Graphic Design
1 8 (34.78%) Photography
1 8 (34.78%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Service Management
2 9 (39.13%) Asset Management
3 8 (34.78%) Workflow
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCITP
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) CCNA
1 4 (17.39%) CCA
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
2 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware