The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Drayton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton 18.75% 33.33% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Drayton region.

Operating Systems Category
West Drayton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton 18.75% 66.67% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

Windows
Salary Trend in West Drayton

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Drayton

Windows
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Drayton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Drayton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server DBA
1 6 (85.71%) SQL DBA
1 6 (85.71%) Server Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft