The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 81 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 28.49% 18.04% 25.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.75% 72.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 95 68 101
Average salary £34,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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 Woking region.

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 112 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 45.40% 24.94% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 147 97 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Windows Salary Trend in Woking

Windows
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Woking region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

1 116 (69.88%) Microsoft
2 86 (51.81%) Citrix
3 82 (49.40%) Active Directory
4 60 (36.14%) XenApp
5 54 (32.53%) XenDesktop
6 53 (31.93%) MS Exchange
7 52 (31.33%) MS Excel
8 48 (28.92%) LAN
8 48 (28.92%) WAN
8 48 (28.92%) DNS
9 46 (27.71%) TCP/IP
10 45 (27.11%) HP
10 45 (27.11%) Firewall
10 45 (27.11%) SCCM
11 43 (25.90%) DHCP
12 42 (25.30%) Windows 7
13 41 (24.70%) MCP
14 40 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (22.89%) MS Office
15 38 (22.89%) VMware
16 37 (22.29%) SQL Server
16 37 (22.29%) Blackberry
17 34 (20.48%) ITIL
18 32 (19.28%) VoIP
18 32 (19.28%) A+ Certification
19 30 (18.07%) MS PowerPoint
20 29 (17.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
21 28 (16.87%) Project Planning
21 28 (16.87%) Degree
21 28 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 53 (31.93%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.84%) Apache
3 16 (9.64%) Tomcat
4 15 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (6.63%) JBoss
7 8 (4.82%) Lync
8 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.61%) IIS
9 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.81%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.81%) Node.js
10 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 38 (22.89%) MS Office
3 30 (18.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (28.92%) WAN
1 48 (28.92%) LAN
1 48 (28.92%) DNS
2 46 (27.71%) TCP/IP
3 45 (27.11%) Firewall
4 43 (25.90%) DHCP
5 32 (19.28%) VoIP
6 20 (12.05%) SAN
7 7 (4.22%) VLAN
8 6 (3.61%) IPsec
8 6 (3.61%) VPN
9 4 (2.41%) DMZ
9 4 (2.41%) SSL
9 4 (2.41%) NetScaler
9 4 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.81%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (1.81%) Wireless
10 3 (1.81%) Network Security
10 3 (1.81%) FTP
10 3 (1.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.41%) MySQL
4 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) DB2
5 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.81%) Subversion
1 3 (1.81%) JIRA
1 3 (1.81%) Selenium
1 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (7.83%) Marketing
2 5 (3.01%) Finance
3 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.81%) Local Government
4 3 (1.81%) Law
4 3 (1.81%) Publishing
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (31.93%) Analyst
1 53 (31.93%) Support Engineer
2 52 (31.33%) Support Analyst
3 29 (17.47%) 1st Line Support
4 25 (15.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 23 (13.86%) Desktop Support
6 21 (12.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (12.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 20 (12.05%) Desktop Engineer
8 19 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (8.43%) Architect
10 13 (7.83%) CRM Architect
11 12 (7.23%) CRM Solutions Architect
11 12 (7.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 12 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (7.23%) Service Analyst
11 12 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (7.23%) Developer
11 12 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (6.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.05%) .NET
2 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (6.63%) HTML5
4 11 (6.63%) HTML
4 11 (6.63%) Web Services
5 8 (4.82%) WPF
5 8 (4.82%) WinForms
6 4 (2.41%) CSS
6 4 (2.41%) jQuery
7 3 (1.81%) OAuth
7 3 (1.81%) CSS3
7 3 (1.81%) J2EE
7 3 (1.81%) Ajax
8 2 (1.20%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.60%) REST
9 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.60%) WCF
9 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (22.29%) Blackberry
3 18 (10.84%) Clustering
4 8 (4.82%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.01%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.41%) iPhone
6 4 (2.41%) Equities
6 4 (2.41%) PKI
6 4 (2.41%) Derivative
7 3 (1.81%) NHS
7 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.81%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Eurex
8 1 (0.60%) FMCG
8 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.30%) Windows 7
2 28 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (12.65%) Linux
5 14 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.63%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.63%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.41%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.41%) UNIX
8 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.60%) CentOS
9 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.48%) ITIL
2 28 (16.87%) Project Planning
3 24 (14.46%) Service Management
4 22 (13.25%) Project Management
5 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.84%) Line Management
7 17 (10.24%) CRM
8 16 (9.64%) MVC
9 15 (9.04%) Network Design
10 13 (7.83%) Load Balancing
11 12 (7.23%) Workflow
12 9 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (4.22%) QMS
13 7 (4.22%) Quality Management
14 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
15 5 (3.01%) Information Security
15 5 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
16 4 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
16 4 (2.41%) Software Testing
16 4 (2.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.25%) SQL
2 19 (11.45%) C#
3 15 (9.04%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.42%) Java
5 7 (4.22%) VB
6 6 (3.61%) Python
6 6 (3.61%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.61%) C
7 5 (3.01%) C++
8 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.81%) PHP
8 3 (1.81%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.81%) VB6
8 3 (1.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (24.70%) MCP
2 32 (19.28%) A+ Certification
3 28 (16.87%) Degree
4 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (8.43%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.43%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (7.83%) CCNA
7 10 (6.02%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (4.22%) MCSE
8 7 (4.22%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (3.01%) CISSP
9 5 (3.01%) CISA
9 5 (3.01%) CCSP
9 5 (3.01%) CEH
10 3 (1.81%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.81%) ISEB
10 3 (1.81%) CCA
10 3 (1.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.01%) SLA
3 4 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (49.40%) Active Directory
2 60 (36.14%) XenApp
3 54 (32.53%) XenDesktop
4 29 (17.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 25 (15.06%) Hyper-V
6 21 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (2.41%) XenServer
7 4 (2.41%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.81%) Firmware
8 3 (1.81%) vSphere
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.60%) Samba
10 1 (0.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 45 (27.11%) SCCM
2 14 (8.43%) Nagios
3 12 (7.23%) SCOM
4 7 (4.22%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.61%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.01%) SCVMM
6 5 (3.01%) SCDPM
7 4 (2.41%) WMI
8 3 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.20%) EdgeSight
9 2 (1.20%) vMotion
10 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.60%) WSUS
10 1 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.60%) Cacti
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 116 (69.88%) Microsoft
2 86 (51.81%) Citrix
3 45 (27.11%) HP
4 38 (22.89%) VMware
5 18 (10.84%) Cisco
6 15 (9.04%) Oracle
7 12 (7.23%) Red Hat
8 10 (6.02%) NetApp
9 9 (5.42%) MobileIron
10 8 (4.82%) 3PAR
10 8 (4.82%) AppSense
11 7 (4.22%) Symantec
12 6 (3.61%) Nimsoft
12 6 (3.61%) Dell
13 3 (1.81%) Sun
14 2 (1.20%) Fidessa
14 2 (1.20%) EMC
14 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.20%) Veeam
15 1 (0.60%) CQG
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Salary: 35,000-40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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