The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.34% 31.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £38,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 Westminster region.

Operating Systems Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 17.24% 31.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Windows
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Windows Salary Trend in Westminster

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) JBoss
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) JSP
4 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (36.36%) Games
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) WebWork
4 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 4 (36.36%) Spring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Redis
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior J2EE Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Ajax
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) Struts
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) WebWork
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (36.36%) JSTL
2 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Content Management
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Spiceworks
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Facebook
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Primavera
Westminster
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago