The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 875 859 865
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 17 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.082% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 18
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,000 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £25,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+59.00% -34.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40373 45366 43957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 40.52% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34372 37889 38371
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Trend

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

X-Windows Salary Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X-Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
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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
England -13 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
London +35 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands +5 1 £34,500 +38.00%
Surrey 0 1 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £34,500 +38.00%
South East -13 1 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Nottingham -19 1 £34,500 +38.00%
Bridgend - 1 £14,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £22,500 -
South Wales - 1 £14,500 -
Wales - 1 £14,500 -
East of England - 1 £22,500 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing X-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 X-Windows.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) Windows 7
4 27 (52.94%) Windows 8
5 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
6 22 (43.14%) C#
6 22 (43.14%) SQL
6 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
7 21 (41.18%) IIS
7 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
9 19 (37.25%) Finance
9 19 (37.25%) DevOps
10 18 (35.29%) Internet
11 17 (33.33%) Project Management
11 17 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 17 (33.33%) NUnit
11 17 (33.33%) Workflow
11 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 17 (33.33%) CSS
11 17 (33.33%) HTML
11 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 17 (33.33%) Ranorex
11 17 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 17 (33.33%) MSTest
11 17 (33.33%) WiX
11 17 (33.33%) MSBuild

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing X-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 X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (41.18%) IIS
2 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
3 15 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Internet
2 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
4 8 (15.69%) SAN
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 6 (11.76%) LAN
5 6 (11.76%) WAN
6 5 (9.80%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.88%) HSRP
8 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.88%) IPsec
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.88%) HTTP
8 3 (5.88%) SNMP
8 3 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.80%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (9.80%) OLAP
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) Big Data
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.96%) Informix
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (33.33%) MSTest
2 17 (33.33%) WiX
2 17 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 17 (33.33%) NuGet
2 17 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Build Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (1.96%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (1.96%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
1 17 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (13.73%) .NET
3 5 (9.80%) COM
3 5 (9.80%) ActiveX
4 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.92%) Handset
5 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows 7
3 27 (52.94%) Windows 8
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (25.49%) Linux
6 9 (17.65%) Mac OS X
7 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.92%) Android
11 1 (1.96%) AIX
11 1 (1.96%) HPUX
11 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) DevOps
3 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (33.33%) Workflow
3 17 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.80%) DNA
6 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) B2B
6 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) CRM
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.88%) Information Security
7 3 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
1 22 (43.14%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.80%) VB
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Golang
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) CCIE
2 3 (5.88%) CCNP
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.80%) vSphere
5 4 (7.84%) Firmware
6 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.92%) XenApp
7 2 (3.92%) XenServer
7 2 (3.92%) Docker
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle
3 15 (29.41%) VMware
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco
5 7 (13.73%) HP
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix
7 5 (9.80%) EMC
7 5 (9.80%) Brocade
8 4 (7.84%) TOWER Software
8 4 (7.84%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) Dell
9 3 (5.88%) Wyse
9 3 (5.88%) Veritas
9 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.92%) Google
10 2 (3.92%) Apple
10 2 (3.92%) Adobe
11 1 (1.96%) Novell
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