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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 17.14% 58.70% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 84.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 0
Average salary £24,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
6 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 17.14% 69.57% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 3
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.18%
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Street

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) hybris
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (33.33%) Commerce Server
5 4 (33.33%) EPiServer
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Fredhopper
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Kerio MailServer
6 3 (25.00%) Nagios
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
6 3 (25.00%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (33.33%) Commerce Server
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Fredhopper
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (25.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 4 (33.33%) hybris
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (25.00%) Infor
3 3 (25.00%) Kerio
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) NEC
3 3 (25.00%) Mitel
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL