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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank 870 844 866
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 23 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 0.079% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% +18.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,500 £29,980
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +13.15%

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
43688 41926 47479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.04% 39.48% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36716 36312 41769
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 13 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 August 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
(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 -36 22 £47,500 +3.82% 6
South East -27 12 £50,000 +16.27% 4
Surrey +5 11 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Reigate -12 10 £48,750 +8.33% 2
London -20 6 £24,500 -51.00% 1
East of England - 3 £39,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £39,500 - 1
Letchworth - 2 £45,000 - 1
Sussex +3 1 £60,000 +20.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 13 (38.24%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) C#
5 12 (35.29%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) Visual Studio
5 12 (35.29%) IIS
5 12 (35.29%) Internet
5 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
5 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 12 (35.29%) Windows 8
6 11 (32.35%) WiX
6 11 (32.35%) MSBuild
6 11 (32.35%) DevOps
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (32.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) SCVMM
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
6 11 (32.35%) Workflow
6 11 (32.35%) Mac OS X
6 11 (32.35%) Project Management
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (32.35%) CSS

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (35.29%) IIS
1 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.94%) Confluence
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.94%) Apache
7 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) Wireless
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) VoIP
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) LDAP
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.94%) AMQP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 11 (32.35%) WiX
2 11 (32.35%) MSBuild
2 11 (32.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (29.41%) NUnit
3 10 (29.41%) MSTest
3 10 (29.41%) Ranorex
3 10 (29.41%) NuGet
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) Hudson
7 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Build Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Batch
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) JMS
3 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.94%) DirectX
3 1 (2.94%) CPAN
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows 8
4 11 (32.35%) Mac OS X
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) UNIX
7 6 (17.65%) Linux
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
9 3 (8.82%) Android
10 2 (5.88%) AIX
10 2 (5.88%) Solaris
11 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.94%) CentOS
11 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
11 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps
1 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (32.35%) Workflow
1 11 (32.35%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Change Control
2 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.88%) Scrum
3 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.88%) TDD
3 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Web Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.88%) Product Management
3 2 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (2.94%) Web Development
4 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) C-shell
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) Lua
8 1 (2.94%) XPath
8 1 (2.94%) Korn
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) MCITP
3 3 (8.82%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) VCP4
4 1 (2.94%) MBCS
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) VCP5
4 1 (2.94%) VCAP
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) NFS
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.94%) UAG
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
6 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.94%) YUM
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Apple
4 5 (14.71%) TOWER Software
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) Meraki
8 1 (2.94%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.94%) Vignette
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) BEA
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