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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 837 829 865
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 29 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.11% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 16
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -48.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £25,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -24.24%

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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 15 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 28 January 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 -4 26 £47,500 +90.00% 2
London -8 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey -1 10 £47,500 +39.70% 1
South East -14 10 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Reigate - 8 £47,500 -
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Woking +11 2 £52,500 +54.41%
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -12 1 £46,270 +15.67%
East of England - 1 £23,000 -
Coventry - 1 £46,270 -
Ipswich - 1 £23,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £23,000 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
3 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
3 42 (57.53%) Windows 8
4 40 (54.79%) Windows 7
5 39 (53.42%) IIS
6 38 (52.05%) C#
6 38 (52.05%) SQL
6 38 (52.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (52.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (52.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (49.32%) Hyper-V
8 35 (47.95%) SharePoint
9 34 (46.58%) Finance
9 34 (46.58%) DevOps
10 33 (45.21%) PowerShell
10 33 (45.21%) WiX
10 33 (45.21%) MSBuild
10 33 (45.21%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (45.21%) SCVMM
10 33 (45.21%) Management Information System
10 33 (45.21%) Workflow
10 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (45.21%) Internet
10 33 (45.21%) Project Management
10 33 (45.21%) Visual Studio
11 32 (43.84%) HTML
11 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
11 32 (43.84%) CSS
11 32 (43.84%) NUnit

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 39 (53.42%) IIS
2 35 (47.95%) SharePoint
3 29 (39.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
5 13 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (8.22%) Lync
8 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.21%) Internet
2 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.07%) VoIP
3 11 (15.07%) Firewall
4 10 (13.70%) SAN
5 8 (10.96%) DNS
5 8 (10.96%) WAN
5 8 (10.96%) LAN
6 7 (9.59%) Wireless
7 5 (6.85%) VPN
8 4 (5.48%) NAS
8 4 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.11%) DHCP
9 3 (4.11%) LDAP
10 2 (2.74%) SMTP
10 2 (2.74%) HTTP
10 2 (2.74%) SNMP
10 2 (2.74%) IPsec
10 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 38 (52.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.85%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (6.85%) OLAP
4 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.74%) MySQL
6 2 (2.74%) Informix
6 2 (2.74%) Big Data
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 38 (52.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (45.21%) Visual Studio
2 33 (45.21%) WiX
2 33 (45.21%) MSBuild
3 32 (43.84%) NuGet
3 32 (43.84%) Ranorex
3 32 (43.84%) NUnit
3 32 (43.84%) MSTest
General
1 34 (46.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Automation Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) Build Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) IT Support
6 3 (4.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) HTML
1 32 (43.84%) CSS
2 8 (10.96%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) COM
3 5 (6.85%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.11%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) Windows 8
3 40 (54.79%) Windows 7
4 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.70%) Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
7 7 (9.59%) UNIX
8 4 (5.48%) AIX
8 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.11%) Solaris
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.11%) Android
10 2 (2.74%) HPUX
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.37%) Gentoo
11 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) DevOps
2 33 (45.21%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (45.21%) Project Management
2 33 (45.21%) Workflow
2 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL
4 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.85%) DNA
5 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
5 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.85%) CRM
5 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.85%) Change Control
6 4 (5.48%) B2B
7 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.11%) Service Management
7 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security
8 2 (2.74%) Document Management
8 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) C#
1 38 (52.05%) SQL
2 33 (45.21%) PowerShell
3 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.85%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) Golang
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) MCSE
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.22%) MCTS
2 6 (8.22%) MCITP
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.74%) MBCS
5 2 (2.74%) CCIE
5 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) VCP4
5 2 (2.74%) VCAP
5 2 (2.74%) VCP5
5 2 (2.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Hyper-V
2 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.59%) vSphere
5 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.11%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (2.74%) Firmware
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) XenServer
7 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (45.21%) SCVMM
2 6 (8.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) SCCM
4 2 (2.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (42.47%) Oracle
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 11 (15.07%) Cisco
5 10 (13.70%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.33%) TOWER Software
6 9 (12.33%) HP
7 7 (9.59%) Citrix
8 6 (8.22%) NetApp
8 6 (8.22%) IBM
9 4 (5.48%) Apple
9 4 (5.48%) Brocade
9 4 (5.48%) Dell
9 4 (5.48%) EMC
10 3 (4.11%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.11%) Wyse
11 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.74%) Novell
11 2 (2.74%) Veritas
12 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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