The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 804 743 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 18.05% 17.29% 18.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.15% 63.94% 66.48%
Number of salaries quoted 695 675 861
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,549 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1234 1162 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.70% 27.04% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1008 1281
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Salary Trend in Surrey

Windows
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Surrey

Windows
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 92 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Woking +3 72 £32,750 +11.96% 9
Reigate +13 52 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Camberley 0 50 £35,000 +34.61% 5
Dorking 0 47 £21,500 -17.30% 3
Redhill +9 31 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Epsom 0 31 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Leatherhead -8 27 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Weybridge +6 22 £29,750 -25.62% 1
Walton-on-Thames +10 19 £30,500 -23.75% 4
Staines -11 19 £39,950 -11.22% 3
Farnham +5 18 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Shepperton 0 16 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Chertsey +8 13 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Egham -14 10 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Esher 0 6 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Cobham - 6 £33,750 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 4 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Godalming -9 2 £28,750 -39.47%
Thames Ditton - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 820 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 634 (36.75%) Active Directory
3 538 (31.19%) VMware
4 503 (29.16%) SQL
5 485 (28.12%) MS Excel
6 482 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 460 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 359 (20.81%) Citrix
9 354 (20.52%) Windows 7
10 351 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 349 (20.23%) Linux
12 318 (18.43%) ITIL
12 318 (18.43%) Firewall
13 316 (18.32%) C#
14 311 (18.03%) MS Exchange
15 299 (17.33%) Cisco
16 294 (17.04%) .NET
16 294 (17.04%) MS Office
17 284 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 272 (15.77%) Finance
19 271 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
20 267 (15.48%) Hyper-V
20 267 (15.48%) Degree
21 255 (14.78%) DNS
22 246 (14.26%) WAN
22 246 (14.26%) SAN
23 242 (14.03%) Microsoft Certification
24 217 (12.58%) TCP/IP
25 216 (12.52%) Oracle
26 213 (12.35%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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
1 311 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 207 (12.00%) IIS
3 142 (8.23%) SharePoint
4 131 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 89 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 82 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 80 (4.64%) Apache
8 50 (2.90%) Lync
9 48 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (2.61%) JBoss
11 38 (2.20%) Tomcat
12 35 (2.03%) WebLogic
13 30 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
14 20 (1.16%) WordPress
15 16 (0.93%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.87%) CMS
16 15 (0.87%) NServiceBus
17 14 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 11 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 485 (28.12%) MS Excel
2 294 (17.04%) MS Office
3 41 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.99%) MS Project
5 7 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
6 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.29%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.12%) InDesign
9 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.17%) BASE24
4 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (3.42%) Office 365
3 30 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.51%) IaaS
5 16 (0.93%) SaaS
6 14 (0.81%) PaaS
6 14 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.058%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 318 (18.43%) Firewall
2 255 (14.78%) DNS
3 246 (14.26%) SAN
3 246 (14.26%) WAN
4 217 (12.58%) TCP/IP
5 208 (12.06%) LAN
6 174 (10.09%) DHCP
7 128 (7.42%) VPN
8 109 (6.32%) Internet
9 75 (4.35%) VLAN
10 58 (3.36%) VoIP
11 52 (3.01%) Network Security
12 42 (2.43%) Ethernet
13 40 (2.32%) Wireless
14 36 (2.09%) iSCSI
14 36 (2.09%) SSL
15 32 (1.86%) HTTP
15 32 (1.86%) NAS
16 31 (1.80%) MPLS
17 26 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 93 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (4.52%) Oracle Database
5 65 (3.77%) MySQL
6 56 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 22 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 22 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 18 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 15 (0.87%) RavenDB
13 15 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (0.81%) Big Data
15 13 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.75%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 86 (4.99%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (3.01%) NUnit
4 51 (2.96%) MSTest
5 44 (2.55%) Subversion
6 36 (2.09%) MSBuild
7 34 (1.97%) WiX
8 33 (1.91%) NuGet
8 33 (1.91%) Ranorex
8 33 (1.91%) Git (software)
9 31 (1.80%) Selenium
9 31 (1.80%) JMeter
10 24 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
10 24 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.28%) ReSharper
12 20 (1.16%) JIRA
13 18 (1.04%) Ant
14 17 (0.99%) Maven
15 15 (0.87%) NCrunch
General
1 272 (15.77%) Finance
2 51 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 28 (1.62%) Automotive
4 26 (1.51%) Marketing
5 21 (1.22%) Retail
5 21 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 19 (1.10%) Legal
7 18 (1.04%) Banking
8 16 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (0.93%) German Language
9 15 (0.87%) Spanish Language
9 15 (0.87%) Electronics
10 14 (0.81%) Law
11 12 (0.70%) Italian Language
12 11 (0.64%) Dutch Language
13 10 (0.58%) Games
13 10 (0.58%) Military
14 9 (0.52%) Advertising
15 8 (0.46%) Back Office
15 8 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 298 (17.28%) Developer
2 282 (16.35%) Analyst
3 234 (13.57%) Support Engineer
4 138 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 122 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 111 (6.43%) Technical Support
7 91 (5.28%) 1st Line Support
8 89 (5.16%) Service Analyst
8 89 (5.16%) Consultant
8 89 (5.16%) Service Desk Analyst
9 87 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 79 (4.58%) .NET Developer
10 79 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
11 73 (4.23%) Software Developer
12 71 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
13 66 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
14 64 (3.71%) Architect
14 64 (3.71%) IT Support
15 59 (3.42%) Service Desk Engineer
16 55 (3.19%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (17.04%) .NET
2 179 (10.38%) HTML
3 146 (8.46%) CSS
4 145 (8.41%) ASP.NET
5 137 (7.94%) Web Services
6 107 (6.20%) XML
7 84 (4.87%) .NET Framework
8 73 (4.23%) jQuery
9 67 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (3.30%) WCF
11 54 (3.13%) WPF
12 53 (3.07%) LINQ
13 48 (2.78%) Ajax
13 48 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 38 (2.20%) WinForms
15 36 (2.09%) X-Windows
16 33 (1.91%) J2EE
17 25 (1.45%) STL
18 24 (1.39%) JSON
18 24 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 166 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 79 (4.58%) Clustering
4 70 (4.06%) Blackberry
5 66 (3.83%) Replication
6 60 (3.48%) Thin Client
6 60 (3.48%) Fat Client
7 55 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 37 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (1.68%) iPhone
9 29 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 25 (1.45%) User Experience
11 25 (1.45%) Life Science
12 18 (1.04%) iPad
12 18 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 16 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (0.81%) Chemistry
14 14 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 482 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 354 (20.52%) Windows 7
3 349 (20.23%) Linux
4 284 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 271 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 208 (12.06%) UNIX
7 158 (9.16%) Windows 8
8 122 (7.07%) Windows XP
9 77 (4.46%) Solaris
10 58 (3.36%) Android
11 55 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 52 (3.01%) Windows Vista
13 43 (2.49%) CentOS
14 41 (2.38%) Apple iOS
15 30 (1.74%) SUSE
15 30 (1.74%) Mac OS X
16 28 (1.62%) AIX
17 26 (1.51%) Windows Phone
18 21 (1.22%) Ubuntu
19 18 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (18.43%) ITIL
2 213 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (7.36%) Software Engineering
4 105 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
5 104 (6.03%) Service Management
6 95 (5.51%) Project Management
7 91 (5.28%) OO
8 81 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
10 68 (3.94%) MVC
11 64 (3.71%) Workflow
11 64 (3.71%) Service Delivery
12 60 (3.48%) Scrum
13 58 (3.36%) TDD
14 56 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 56 (3.25%) Load Balancing
15 50 (2.90%) Change Management
16 49 (2.84%) Mentoring
16 49 (2.84%) DevOps
17 46 (2.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 503 (29.16%) SQL
2 316 (18.32%) C#
3 206 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 148 (8.58%) Java
5 144 (8.35%) PowerShell
6 130 (7.54%) C++
7 83 (4.81%) Perl
8 64 (3.71%) VBScript
9 63 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 62 (3.59%) Python
10 62 (3.59%) C
11 61 (3.54%) VB.NET
12 58 (3.36%) VB
13 57 (3.30%) T-SQL
14 51 (2.96%) PHP
15 36 (2.09%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.62%) Ruby
17 24 (1.39%) Bash Shell
18 23 (1.33%) VBA
19 18 (1.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 267 (15.48%) Degree
2 242 (14.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 199 (11.54%) MCSE
4 138 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (6.96%) CCNA
6 101 (5.86%) MCP
7 70 (4.06%) Security Cleared
8 60 (3.48%) MCSA
9 53 (3.07%) SC Cleared
10 46 (2.67%) ISEB
11 42 (2.43%) MCITP
12 40 (2.32%) A+ Certification
13 38 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 35 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
15 31 (1.80%) CCNP
16 26 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 24 (1.39%) PhD
18 22 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
19 21 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 21 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (7.36%) SLA
2 48 (2.78%) QA
3 19 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.58%) GLP
6 8 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.17%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.058%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 634 (36.75%) Active Directory
2 351 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 267 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 167 (9.68%) XenApp
5 97 (5.62%) vSphere
6 90 (5.22%) Terminal Services
7 58 (3.36%) XenDesktop
8 42 (2.43%) ISA Server
9 41 (2.38%) UAG
9 41 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
10 40 (2.32%) Forefront TMG
10 40 (2.32%) VMware ESX
11 35 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
12 22 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 17 (0.99%) MetaFrame
14 15 (0.87%) Terminal Server
15 13 (0.75%) vCloud
16 11 (0.64%) KVM
17 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 8 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 161 (9.33%) SCCM
2 124 (7.19%) Backup Exec
3 96 (5.57%) SCOM
4 73 (4.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 62 (3.59%) SCVMM
6 51 (2.96%) Nagios
7 39 (2.26%) WSUS
8 28 (1.62%) Data Guard
9 23 (1.33%) NetBackup
10 18 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 16 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (0.81%) SCDPM
14 13 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.64%) Puppet
15 11 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (0.52%) AppManager
16 9 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 9 (0.52%) OpenView
17 8 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 820 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 538 (31.19%) VMware
3 359 (20.81%) Citrix
4 299 (17.33%) Cisco
5 216 (12.52%) Oracle
6 184 (10.67%) HP
7 133 (7.71%) Symantec
8 98 (5.68%) Red Hat
9 74 (4.29%) Dell
10 58 (3.36%) Veeam
11 53 (3.07%) Apple
12 43 (2.49%) Sun
12 43 (2.49%) F5
13 39 (2.26%) NetApp
14 38 (2.20%) McAfee
15 37 (2.14%) Adobe
16 36 (2.09%) EMC
16 36 (2.09%) SolarWinds
16 36 (2.09%) TOWER Software
17 30 (1.74%) Juniper
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Overtime & Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Car & MS training/exams funded
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago