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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 53.85% 21.62% 68.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 15
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,900 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
28 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 53.85% 21.62% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 15
Average salary £52,500 £33,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +27.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (82.00%) C#
1 41 (82.00%) C++
1 41 (82.00%) UNIX
1 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
1 41 (82.00%) Degree
2 39 (78.00%) Linux
3 37 (74.00%) XML
4 33 (66.00%) Telecoms
5 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
6 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
7 27 (54.00%) OOP
8 24 (48.00%) Finance
9 23 (46.00%) Aerospace
9 23 (46.00%) Automotive
9 23 (46.00%) OO
9 23 (46.00%) Ada
9 23 (46.00%) XML Schema
9 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
9 23 (46.00%) OOD
9 23 (46.00%) UML
9 23 (46.00%) COBOL
9 23 (46.00%) Java
9 23 (46.00%) Use Case
9 23 (46.00%) Software Architecture
9 23 (46.00%) Static Code Analysis
10 18 (36.00%) Perl
10 18 (36.00%) Python
11 15 (30.00%) Time Management
12 14 (28.00%) Test Automation
12 14 (28.00%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) InstallShield
2 4 (8.00%) GCC
2 4 (8.00%) Clang
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (66.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (48.00%) Finance
3 23 (46.00%) Aerospace
3 23 (46.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) Software Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) QA Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Tester
4 6 (12.00%) QA Tester
5 5 (10.00%) Junior
5 5 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) UAT Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (2.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Help Desk Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) XML
2 23 (46.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (8.00%) STL
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) UNIX
2 39 (78.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (54.00%) OOP
3 23 (46.00%) OO
3 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
3 23 (46.00%) OOD
3 23 (46.00%) UML
3 23 (46.00%) Use Case
3 23 (46.00%) Software Architecture
3 23 (46.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 15 (30.00%) Time Management
5 14 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 14 (28.00%) Project Planning
5 14 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 14 (28.00%) Test Strategy
6 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) C#
1 41 (82.00%) C++
2 23 (46.00%) Ada
2 23 (46.00%) COBOL
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) Perl
3 18 (36.00%) Python
4 14 (28.00%) Ruby
5 12 (24.00%) C
6 6 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (82.00%) Degree
2 14 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (28.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore