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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 858 845 855
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 23 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 17
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -47.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%

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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 16 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 27 February 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 -33 20 £47,500 +90.00% 2
London +12 10 £50,000 +30.71% 1
Surrey -10 5 £47,500 +43.93%
South East -17 5 £47,500 +43.93%
Reigate - 4 £47,500 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland - 2 - - 2
East of England - 2 £22,750 -
Glasgow - 2 - - 2
Suffolk - 2 £22,750 -
Woking +2 1 £52,500 +59.09%
Bridgend - 1 £14,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £23,000 -
South Wales - 1 £14,500 -
Wales - 1 £14,500 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (73.77%) Microsoft
3 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
4 33 (54.10%) Windows 8
5 32 (52.46%) Windows 7
6 30 (49.18%) IIS
7 29 (47.54%) C#
7 29 (47.54%) SQL
7 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (47.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (47.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (44.26%) Hyper-V
8 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (42.62%) Finance
9 26 (42.62%) SharePoint
9 26 (42.62%) DevOps
10 25 (40.98%) Internet
11 24 (39.34%) Project Management
11 24 (39.34%) Management Information System
11 24 (39.34%) Workflow
11 24 (39.34%) NUnit
11 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
11 24 (39.34%) HTML
11 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
11 24 (39.34%) CSS
11 24 (39.34%) Ranorex
11 24 (39.34%) NuGet
11 24 (39.34%) MSTest
11 24 (39.34%) WiX
11 24 (39.34%) MSBuild

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (49.18%) IIS
2 26 (42.62%) SharePoint
3 21 (34.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
5 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.92%) Lync
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) Internet
2 12 (19.67%) Firewall
2 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.39%) SAN
4 8 (13.11%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) LAN
4 8 (13.11%) VoIP
4 8 (13.11%) WAN
5 5 (8.20%) VPN
5 5 (8.20%) Wireless
5 5 (8.20%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.56%) NAS
7 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.92%) DHCP
8 2 (3.28%) HTTP
8 2 (3.28%) SNMP
8 2 (3.28%) SMTP
8 2 (3.28%) IPsec
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (47.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (8.20%) OLAP
4 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.28%) MySQL
7 2 (3.28%) Informix
7 2 (3.28%) Big Data
7 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (47.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (39.34%) MSTest
2 24 (39.34%) WiX
2 24 (39.34%) MSBuild
2 24 (39.34%) NuGet
2 24 (39.34%) Ranorex
2 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
2 24 (39.34%) NUnit
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Automation Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) Build Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) IT Support
5 3 (4.92%) Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) HTML
1 24 (39.34%) CSS
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) COM
3 5 (8.20%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.92%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Windows 8
3 32 (52.46%) Windows 7
4 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (16.39%) Linux
7 6 (9.84%) Mac OS X
8 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.92%) UNIX
9 3 (4.92%) AIX
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.28%) Android
10 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.28%) HPUX
10 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) DevOps
3 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (39.34%) Workflow
3 24 (39.34%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.20%) DNA
6 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.20%) B2B
6 5 (8.20%) CRM
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Service Management
8 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Information Security
9 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.28%) Change Control
9 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) SQL
1 29 (47.54%) C#
2 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
2 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.20%) VB
4 2 (3.28%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) Ruby
4 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) Golang
4 2 (3.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) MCTS
2 3 (4.92%) MCITP
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCIE
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.64%) MBCS
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) VCP4
4 1 (1.64%) VCAP
4 1 (1.64%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 27 (44.26%) Hyper-V
2 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (13.11%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.92%) Firmware
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.28%) XenServer
6 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) SCVMM
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.28%) SCCM
4 2 (3.28%) SCOM
4 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (73.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) Oracle
3 22 (36.07%) VMware
4 13 (21.31%) Cisco
5 10 (16.39%) HP
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix
7 6 (9.84%) NetApp
7 6 (9.84%) TOWER Software
7 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.20%) EMC
8 5 (8.20%) Brocade
9 4 (6.56%) Dell
10 3 (4.92%) IBM
10 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.92%) Wyse
11 2 (3.28%) Novell
11 2 (3.28%) Veritas
11 2 (3.28%) Apple
11 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.64%) Symantec
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