The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 28.00% 39.13% 29.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
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 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 36.00% 39.13% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 September 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 12 (80.00%) Perl
1 12 (80.00%) Python
1 12 (80.00%) InstallShield
1 12 (80.00%) QA
1 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) InstallAnywhere
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
2 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) AdminStudio
3 10 (66.67%) MSI
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Remedy
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.67%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) InstallShield
2 11 (73.33%) InstallAnywhere
3 10 (66.67%) MSI
3 10 (66.67%) AdminStudio
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) QA Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) VMware