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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank 852 856 859
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 41 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.050% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,750 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £53,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-10.79% +9.79%

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
41893 45267 44785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 40.91% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35874 38898 39507
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 18 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 21 November 2014. 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 -32 39 £47,500 +3.82% 9
South East -3 22 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Surrey - 22 £47,500 - 3
Reigate - 21 £47,500 -
East of England -14 7 £43,750 -2.77%
Hertfordshire - 7 £43,750 -
London -40 4 £30,000 -33.33% 4
West Midlands -3 3 £46,270 +15.67%
Coventry - 3 £46,270 -
Letchworth - 3 £45,000 -
Watford - 3 £29,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £55,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £22,500 - 1
Woking - 1 £52,500 -
Manchester - 1 £22,500 - 1

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (77.97%) Microsoft
3 35 (59.32%) Windows 8
4 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
5 33 (55.93%) IIS
6 32 (54.24%) Hyper-V
6 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
7 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (52.54%) C#
7 31 (52.54%) SQL
7 31 (52.54%) SharePoint
7 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (52.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (50.85%) Internet
8 30 (50.85%) Project Management
8 30 (50.85%) Management Information System
8 30 (50.85%) Workflow
8 30 (50.85%) Finance
8 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
8 30 (50.85%) PowerShell
8 30 (50.85%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (50.85%) SCVMM
8 30 (50.85%) WiX
8 30 (50.85%) DevOps
8 30 (50.85%) MSBuild
9 29 (49.15%) MSTest
9 29 (49.15%) Ranorex
9 29 (49.15%) NuGet
9 29 (49.15%) JavaScript

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 33 (55.93%) IIS
2 31 (52.54%) SharePoint
3 27 (45.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
5 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (10.17%) Lync
8 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) Internet
2 10 (16.95%) VoIP
3 7 (11.86%) Wireless
4 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.17%) SAN
5 5 (8.47%) Firewall
6 4 (6.78%) DNS
6 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 4 (6.78%) LAN
7 3 (5.08%) LDAP
8 2 (3.39%) NAS
9 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.69%) HSRP
9 1 (1.69%) DHCP
9 1 (1.69%) VPN
9 1 (1.69%) IPsec
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.69%) Network Security
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (52.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Informix
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) OLAP
6 1 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
2 30 (50.85%) WiX
2 30 (50.85%) MSBuild
3 29 (49.15%) NuGet
3 29 (49.15%) Ranorex
3 29 (49.15%) NUnit
3 29 (49.15%) MSTest
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Automation Engineer
2 17 (28.81%) Build Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) IT Support
6 3 (5.08%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) HTML
1 29 (49.15%) CSS
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) COM
3 1 (1.69%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Windows 8
3 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (15.25%) UNIX
5 9 (15.25%) Mac OS X
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 4 (6.78%) AIX
8 3 (5.08%) Solaris
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.08%) Android
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.39%) HPUX
10 1 (1.69%) Gentoo
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (50.85%) Project Management
2 30 (50.85%) Workflow
2 30 (50.85%) DevOps
3 6 (10.17%) ITIL
4 5 (8.47%) Change Control
5 3 (5.08%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.39%) Product Management
6 2 (3.39%) BDD
6 2 (3.39%) TDD
6 2 (3.39%) Document Management
6 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.39%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Web Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) C#
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 30 (50.85%) PowerShell
3 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) VB
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) MCSE
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCTS
2 6 (10.17%) MCITP
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) VCP4
4 2 (3.39%) VCAP
4 2 (3.39%) VCP5
4 2 (3.39%) MCP
4 2 (3.39%) MBCS
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.69%) CCIE
5 1 (1.69%) CCNP
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 32 (54.24%) Hyper-V
2 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.47%) vSphere
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (50.85%) SCVMM
2 6 (10.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) Oracle
3 18 (30.51%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) TOWER Software
5 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
6 6 (10.17%) IBM
6 6 (10.17%) HP
7 5 (8.47%) Apple
8 4 (6.78%) Citrix
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco
10 2 (3.39%) Novell
11 1 (1.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.69%) EMC
11 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.69%) Symantec
11 1 (1.69%) Brocade
11 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
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