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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 21.43% 33.33% 71.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 20
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,600 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £34,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
18 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 21.43% 33.33% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 20
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 42 (85.71%) C#
1 42 (85.71%) C++
1 42 (85.71%) UNIX
1 42 (85.71%) Linux
1 42 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 42 (85.71%) Degree
2 34 (69.39%) XML
2 34 (69.39%) MS Excel
2 34 (69.39%) Telecoms
3 29 (59.18%) OOP
3 29 (59.18%) SDLC
4 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.90%) Finance
6 21 (42.86%) Aerospace
6 21 (42.86%) Automotive
6 21 (42.86%) OO
6 21 (42.86%) Ada
6 21 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 21 (42.86%) OOD
6 21 (42.86%) Python
6 21 (42.86%) XML Schema
6 21 (42.86%) UML
6 21 (42.86%) COBOL
6 21 (42.86%) Java
6 21 (42.86%) Perl
6 21 (42.86%) Software Architecture
6 21 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
6 21 (42.86%) Use Case
7 19 (38.78%) C
8 14 (28.57%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (69.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) VoIP
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
1 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) InstallShield
2 8 (16.33%) GCC
2 8 (16.33%) Clang
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (69.39%) Telecoms
2 22 (44.90%) Finance
3 21 (42.86%) Aerospace
3 21 (42.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
1 29 (59.18%) Software Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) QA Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Junior
4 4 (8.16%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Tester
6 2 (4.08%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.04%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) XML
2 21 (42.86%) XML Schema
3 8 (16.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (16.33%) STL
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) UNIX
1 42 (85.71%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Solaris
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 29 (59.18%) OOP
2 29 (59.18%) SDLC
3 21 (42.86%) OO
3 21 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 21 (42.86%) OOD
3 21 (42.86%) Use Case
3 21 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 21 (42.86%) UML
3 21 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
4 14 (28.57%) Time Management
5 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
5 13 (26.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (26.53%) Test Strategy
5 13 (26.53%) Software Testing
5 13 (26.53%) Project Planning
5 13 (26.53%) Regression Testing
6 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 8 (16.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) C#
1 42 (85.71%) C++
2 21 (42.86%) COBOL
2 21 (42.86%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) Perl
2 21 (42.86%) Python
2 21 (42.86%) Ada
3 19 (38.78%) C
4 13 (26.53%) Ruby
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (85.71%) Degree
2 13 (26.53%) ISTQB
2 13 (26.53%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco