The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 21.34% 23.98% 18.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 93.18% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 39
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 44 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 25.61% 25.73% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 68
Average salary £33,875 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region.

Windows Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Windows
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing 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 Windows.

1 48 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.56%) MS Excel
3 32 (35.56%) MS Office
4 27 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 24 (26.67%) Blackberry
6 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 21 (23.33%) VPN
8 21 (23.33%) Windows 8
9 20 (22.22%) Apple iOS
9 20 (22.22%) Android
9 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 18 (20.00%) Mac OS X
10 18 (20.00%) SQL
11 17 (18.89%) ITIL
11 17 (18.89%) Linux
12 16 (17.78%) VMware
13 14 (15.56%) Oracle
13 14 (15.56%) UNIX
14 13 (14.44%) EMC
14 13 (14.44%) Citrix
14 13 (14.44%) QA
14 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
16 11 (12.22%) Information Security
16 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (12.22%) Polycom
16 11 (12.22%) Video Conferencing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.44%) Liferay
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (4.44%) JBoss
5 3 (3.33%) Apache
5 3 (3.33%) CMS
5 3 (3.33%) Confluence
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.11%) WorkSite
Applications
1 32 (35.56%) MS Office
1 32 (35.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) VPN
2 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 8 (8.89%) Wireshark
2 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.78%) SAN
4 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.33%) IPv4
4 3 (3.33%) DHCP
4 3 (3.33%) FCoE
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (1.11%) MPLS
6 1 (1.11%) OSPF
6 1 (1.11%) BGP
6 1 (1.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.56%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.33%) Big Data
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Ant
2 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.44%) Log4j
2 4 (4.44%) Subversion
2 4 (4.44%) Maven
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
3 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Law
2 6 (6.67%) German Language
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) Front Office
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Finance
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Analyst
2 22 (24.44%) Support Engineer
3 20 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 19 (21.11%) IT Support
5 18 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (13.33%) Applications Support
7 10 (11.11%) Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Administrator
9 8 (8.89%) Server Administrator
10 7 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (6.67%) Technical Administrator
11 6 (6.67%) Server Engineer
11 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
12 5 (5.56%) Server Analyst
12 5 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
12 5 (5.56%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) Web Services
1 7 (7.78%) HTML
1 7 (7.78%) JSON
1 7 (7.78%) REST
2 5 (5.56%) Spring
3 4 (4.44%) Ajax
3 4 (4.44%) jQuery
3 4 (4.44%) HTML5
3 4 (4.44%) XML
3 4 (4.44%) XSD
3 4 (4.44%) XSL
3 4 (4.44%) XSLT
3 4 (4.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.44%) J2EE
3 4 (4.44%) EJB
3 4 (4.44%) JSP
3 4 (4.44%) Servlets
3 4 (4.44%) Struts
3 4 (4.44%) Spring Integration
3 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.22%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (8.89%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 3 (3.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.22%) iSeries
7 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.22%) AS400
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) CCTV
8 1 (1.11%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (23.33%) Windows 8
4 20 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 20 (22.22%) Android
5 18 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 17 (18.89%) Linux
7 14 (15.56%) UNIX
8 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 11 (12.22%) Information Security
3 8 (8.89%) DevOps
4 7 (7.78%) SDLC
4 7 (7.78%) UML
4 7 (7.78%) Asset Management
5 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.56%) Scrum
6 5 (5.56%) OO
7 4 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (4.44%) Migration
7 4 (4.44%) SOA
7 4 (4.44%) ETL
7 4 (4.44%) B2B
7 4 (4.44%) B2C
7 4 (4.44%) Use Case
7 4 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (10.00%) Java
2 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) Python
4 4 (4.44%) XQuery
4 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.44%) XPath
4 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) MCP
1 6 (6.67%) MCSE
1 6 (6.67%) MCSA
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (6.67%) MCITP
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.11%) CCIE
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.33%) NFS
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.11%) Xen
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.33%) Ansible
3 3 (3.33%) Rsyslog
3 3 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (2.22%) SCCM
4 2 (2.22%) SCOM
4 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) VMware
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle
4 13 (14.44%) EMC
4 13 (14.44%) Citrix
5 11 (12.22%) Polycom
6 9 (10.00%) NetIQ
6 9 (10.00%) Symantec
7 5 (5.56%) Avaya
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco
8 3 (3.33%) Qualys
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.33%) Veeam
8 3 (3.33%) Isilon
9 2 (2.22%) Splunk
10 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.11%) F5
10 1 (1.11%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.11%) Sun