The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 21.67% 13.46% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.22% 36.84% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 2
Average salary £52,500 £27,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -18.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,300 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,700 £36,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 30.00% 36.54% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 5
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Windows
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Windows Salary Trend in Windsor

Windows
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Windsor

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) XML
4 19 (57.58%) C#
4 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
5 18 (54.55%) CSS
5 18 (54.55%) jQuery
5 18 (54.55%) Ext JS
6 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
6 16 (48.48%) WCF
6 16 (48.48%) Ajax
6 16 (48.48%) JSON
6 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
6 16 (48.48%) NoSQL
6 16 (48.48%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (48.48%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (48.48%) MVC
6 16 (48.48%) SOAP
6 16 (48.48%) OO
6 16 (48.48%) MSMQ
6 16 (48.48%) B2B
6 16 (48.48%) HTTP
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 16 (48.48%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
2 16 (48.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 18 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 17 (51.52%) C# Developer
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (48.48%) .NET Web Developer
4 16 (48.48%) C# Web Developer
4 16 (48.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (48.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) XML
2 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 18 (54.55%) CSS
4 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 18 (54.55%) Ext JS
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (48.48%) JSON
5 16 (48.48%) WCF
5 16 (48.48%) RabbitMQ
5 16 (48.48%) SOAP
5 16 (48.48%) MSMQ
5 16 (48.48%) Ajax
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) ADO
6 2 (6.06%) CSS3
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
1 16 (48.48%) B2B
1 16 (48.48%) MVC
1 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
2 3 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (6.06%) Web Design
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.06%) Web Development
3 2 (6.06%) SEO
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSA
2 4 (12.12%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Avaya
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) VMware