The table below looks at the statistics for WinDbg skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinDbg over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WinDbg
Rank 872 976 972
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -4
Permanent jobs citing WinDbg 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.023% 0.047% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £56,250 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £43,500 -
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17231 18995 17955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.13% 17.71% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14676 16122 15139
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WinDbg
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WinDbg as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

WinDbg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK.

WinDbg Salary Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinDbg over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

WinDbg Salary Histogram in the UK

WinDbg
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +91 4 £56,250 -13.46%
South East +66 3 £56,250 -
Reading - 2 £56,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £56,250 -
Oxfordshire +32 1 - -
Abingdon +3 1 - -

WinDbg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing WinDbg also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WinDbg.

1 15 (71.43%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) DNS
3 12 (57.14%) SMTP
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Regular Expression
5 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (42.86%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) C
5 9 (42.86%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Perl
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) Flash
6 8 (38.10%) Sophos
6 8 (38.10%) Internet
6 8 (38.10%) Computer Security
6 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
6 8 (38.10%) Blog
6 8 (38.10%) Workflow
6 8 (38.10%) Big Data
7 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) SSL
8 5 (23.81%) HTTP
8 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (14.29%) PowerShell

WinDbg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) SMTP
3 8 (38.10%) Internet
4 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 5 (23.81%) SSL
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InstallShield
1 2 (9.52%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Malware Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Kernel Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Malware Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Packager
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) MSI Packager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Regular Expression
2 8 (38.10%) Flash
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Blog
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Reverse Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Computer Security
2 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
2 8 (38.10%) Workflow
3 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) ITSM
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C
1 9 (42.86%) C++
1 9 (42.86%) Perl
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Sophos
2 2 (9.52%) Altiris
2 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
2 2 (9.52%) LANDesk
2 2 (9.52%) Lumension
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec