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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 70 106 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 26.82% 26.11% 26.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.71% 78.52% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 101 90
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
99 135 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.93% 33.25% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 129 110
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 96 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 52 (40.31%) Active Directory
3 45 (34.88%) Citrix
4 41 (31.78%) MS Excel
5 38 (29.46%) VMware
6 35 (27.13%) Windows 7
7 30 (23.26%) MS Office
8 28 (21.71%) Firewall
8 28 (21.71%) SCCM
8 28 (21.71%) XenDesktop
8 28 (21.71%) XenApp
9 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
9 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
10 25 (19.38%) MS Exchange
10 25 (19.38%) .NET
10 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (18.60%) Hyper-V
11 24 (18.60%) HP
12 23 (17.83%) SQL
12 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (16.28%) MCP
13 21 (16.28%) DNS
13 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (16.28%) Degree
14 20 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (15.50%) DHCP
14 20 (15.50%) C#
14 20 (15.50%) SAN
15 18 (13.95%) A+ Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (19.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.75%) IIS
3 9 (6.98%) Lync
3 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.20%) Apache
5 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.88%) JBoss
7 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.55%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (31.78%) MS Excel
2 30 (23.26%) MS Office
3 13 (10.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Office 365
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.71%) Firewall
2 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 21 (16.28%) DNS
4 20 (15.50%) DHCP
4 20 (15.50%) SAN
5 16 (12.40%) LAN
5 16 (12.40%) WAN
6 15 (11.63%) VoIP
7 7 (5.43%) VLAN
8 6 (4.65%) VPN
9 4 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.33%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.33%) HTTP
11 2 (1.55%) SSL
11 2 (1.55%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.55%) VRRP
11 2 (1.55%) MPLS
11 2 (1.55%) BGP
11 2 (1.55%) IPsec
11 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.55%) MySQL
5 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.10%) NUnit
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.10%) MSTest
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.55%) Subversion
4 2 (1.55%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (3.10%) Finance
1 4 (3.10%) Marketing
2 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.55%) Publishing
3 2 (1.55%) Local Government
4 1 (0.78%) Billing
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Analyst
1 35 (27.13%) Support Analyst
1 35 (27.13%) Support Engineer
2 19 (14.73%) 1st Line Support
3 17 (13.18%) Developer
4 15 (11.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (7.75%) Service Analyst
8 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.75%) Citrix Support
9 9 (6.98%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Citrix Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.38%) .NET
2 13 (10.08%) WPF
3 11 (8.53%) HTML
4 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.43%) WCF
6 6 (4.65%) WinForms
6 6 (4.65%) HTML5
7 5 (3.88%) Web Services
7 5 (3.88%) XML
8 4 (3.10%) CSS
8 4 (3.10%) jQuery
8 4 (3.10%) LINQ
9 3 (2.33%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.55%) SOAP
10 2 (1.55%) XSLT
10 2 (1.55%) J2EE
10 2 (1.55%) X-Windows
10 2 (1.55%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.18%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.75%) Clustering
4 7 (5.43%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.10%) iPhone
6 3 (2.33%) Derivative
6 3 (2.33%) Equities
6 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.55%) NHS
7 2 (1.55%) CCTV
7 2 (1.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Windows 7
2 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (10.85%) Windows 8
4 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.75%) Mac OS
6 9 (6.98%) Windows Vista
7 7 (5.43%) Linux
8 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.33%) UNIX
9 3 (2.33%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.78%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.95%) ITIL
3 16 (12.40%) Line Management
4 12 (9.30%) Automated Testing
5 11 (8.53%) Project Planning
5 11 (8.53%) TDD
5 11 (8.53%) Network Design
6 10 (7.75%) Service Management
6 10 (7.75%) Scrum
6 10 (7.75%) Software Testing
7 9 (6.98%) Manual Testing
7 9 (6.98%) MVC
7 9 (6.98%) Workflow
8 7 (5.43%) OO
9 6 (4.65%) Project Management
10 5 (3.88%) MVVM
10 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.88%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) SQL
2 20 (15.50%) C#
3 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.43%) Java
5 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.65%) VB
6 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.88%) C
7 4 (3.10%) Perl
7 4 (3.10%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.33%) VB6
8 3 (2.33%) C++
9 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.55%) PHP
9 2 (1.55%) Python
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.28%) MCP
1 21 (16.28%) Degree
2 18 (13.95%) A+ Certification
3 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (5.43%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.43%) ISEB
7 6 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (4.65%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (3.88%) CCNA
9 4 (3.10%) MCSE
9 4 (3.10%) CCA
9 4 (3.10%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.33%) MCSA
11 2 (1.55%) CCIE
11 2 (1.55%) CCNP
12 1 (0.78%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (40.31%) Active Directory
2 28 (21.71%) XenDesktop
2 28 (21.71%) XenApp
3 24 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (4.65%) vSphere
7 5 (3.88%) XenServer
8 2 (1.55%) Firmware
8 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.55%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (21.71%) SCCM
2 11 (8.53%) SCOM
3 7 (5.43%) SCVMM
4 6 (4.65%) Nagios
5 5 (3.88%) WSUS
6 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.10%) SCDPM
7 3 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 45 (34.88%) Citrix
3 38 (29.46%) VMware
4 24 (18.60%) HP
5 16 (12.40%) Cisco
6 10 (7.75%) Dell
7 7 (5.43%) Oracle
8 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.10%) MathWorks
9 4 (3.10%) Symantec
9 4 (3.10%) Telerik
9 4 (3.10%) Red Gate
10 3 (2.33%) Nimsoft
10 3 (2.33%) Adobe
11 2 (1.55%) Sun
11 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.55%) Sage
11 2 (1.55%) Juniper
11 2 (1.55%) NetApp
11 2 (1.55%) EMC
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