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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 886 887 859
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 14 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.020% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.034% 0.052% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 29
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £24,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +10.46%

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
41241 43977 42328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.25% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35251 36969 36596
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 10 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 31 August 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 +6 13 £37,500 -21.05% 2
London +6 8 £41,750 +70.40% 1
Birmingham - 3 £20,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £20,000 -
South East +3 1 £65,000 +30.00%
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £19,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £19,500 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) MS Office
6 11 (30.56%) VMware
7 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (19.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (19.44%) Office 365
9 7 (19.44%) Retail
9 7 (19.44%) InterSystems Cache
9 7 (19.44%) SCCM

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (30.56%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) SMTP
4 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) HTTP
4 3 (8.33%) SNMP
4 3 (8.33%) NAS
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) WLAN
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (19.44%) OLAP
3 7 (19.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) ERwin
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 3 (8.33%) IT Support
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
1 7 (19.44%) ActiveX
2 6 (16.67%) COM
3 5 (13.89%) SAP Basis
4 4 (11.11%) OpenGL
4 4 (11.11%) DirectX
5 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.56%) Handset
5 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) Linux
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 4 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) CRM
3 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) Data Management
5 5 (13.89%) ITSM
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) High Availability
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
1 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 7 (19.44%) VB
2 7 (19.44%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) C++
3 4 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (13.89%) Terminal Server
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) Casper Suite
3 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) AppSense
4 5 (13.89%) ServiceNow
4 5 (13.89%) SAP
5 4 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (8.33%) Veritas
7 2 (5.56%) Google
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Adobe
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) Cognos
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