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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 10.26% 70.00% 27.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 87.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £42,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 12.82% 80.00% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) STL
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Green Hills
5 4 (33.33%) Qt
5 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (33.33%) GCC
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) InstallShield
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) InstallAnywhere
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) GCC
2 3 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (16.67%) InstallAnywhere
4 1 (8.33%) MSI
4 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) STL
1 4 (33.33%) Qt
1 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) OOP
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Green Hills
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
IT Support Desk Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago