The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Walton-on-Thames region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 25.71% 57.14% 32.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 31.43% 57.14% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 10
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows
Surrey

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Windows
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Windows Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 11 (78.57%) Perl
1 11 (78.57%) Python
1 11 (78.57%) InstallShield
1 11 (78.57%) QA
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) InstallAnywhere
2 10 (71.43%) Time Management
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 10 (71.43%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) AdminStudio
3 9 (64.29%) MSI
4 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.14%) HP
8 1 (7.14%) Citrix
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Remedy
8 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (7.14%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) InstallShield
2 10 (71.43%) InstallAnywhere
3 9 (64.29%) AdminStudio
3 9 (64.29%) MSI
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Applications Packager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Time Management
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Perl
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) VMware