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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 878 915 862
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -53
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 18 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.052% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 18
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £46,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -5.71%

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
41667 47871 44788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 40.08% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35484 40496 38965
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 14 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 4 May 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
England +18 14 £37,500 +13.63% 3
London +31 11 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Surrey +19 1 £55,000 +66.66%
South East +12 1 £55,000 +66.66%
Nottinghamshire -3 1 £34,500 +38.00%
East Midlands -13 1 £34,500 +38.00%
Nottingham -14 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 4 May 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
4 17 (36.96%) VMware
5 16 (34.78%) Linux
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.78%) Windows 8
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
6 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
7 14 (30.43%) Mac OS X
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
8 13 (28.26%) Firewall
9 12 (26.09%) Finance
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (26.09%) C#
9 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (23.91%) IIS
10 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
10 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) DNS
11 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
11 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
11 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (19.57%) DevOps
12 9 (19.57%) SAN

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Google Apps
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.26%) Firewall
3 10 (21.74%) DNS
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) Internet
6 6 (13.04%) LAN
6 6 (13.04%) WAN
6 6 (13.04%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) SMTP
7 5 (10.87%) DHCP
7 5 (10.87%) HTTP
7 5 (10.87%) SNMP
7 5 (10.87%) NAS
7 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (6.52%) VRRP
8 3 (6.52%) IPsec
8 3 (6.52%) EIGRP
8 3 (6.52%) MPLS
8 3 (6.52%) BGP
8 3 (6.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.87%) OLAP
4 5 (10.87%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.87%) Big Data
4 5 (10.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.22%) NUnit
2 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Ranorex
2 7 (15.22%) MSTest
2 7 (15.22%) WiX
2 7 (15.22%) MSBuild
2 7 (15.22%) NuGet
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Build Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) CSS
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) ActiveX
3 5 (10.87%) COM
4 3 (6.52%) OpenGL
4 3 (6.52%) DirectX
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Clustering
3 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 5 (10.87%) Thin Client
3 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
3 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.52%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Handset
6 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
3 16 (34.78%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows 8
4 14 (30.43%) Mac OS X
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (6.52%) Android
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) Workflow
4 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.87%) B2B
5 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.87%) DNA
5 5 (10.87%) CRM
5 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.87%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C#
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.87%) VB
4 3 (6.52%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) Go
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CCIE
2 3 (6.52%) CCNP
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Firmware
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.35%) Docker
6 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 2 (4.35%) XenServer
6 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) SCVMM
1 7 (15.22%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.87%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
4 2 (4.35%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 6 (13.04%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) EMC
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) Veritas
5 5 (10.87%) Brocade
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) AppSense
7 3 (6.52%) Wyse
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.35%) Google
8 2 (4.35%) SAP
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe
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Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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asos
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